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"Abducted" - Self Response - Edmonton

Audition Details

Casting ID #
1613272
Submission Type
Self Response
Location
Edmonton -
Union
Non-union
Rate/Pay
$0.00
Release Date
5-28-2020
Audition Date
n/a
Expiration Date
5-31-2020
Casting Category
Feature Film-Inde/low Budget
Market(s)
Calgary-Edmonton, AB

Audition Description

In this suspense thriller, an inner-city teenage boy's life is turned upside-down when his sister goes missing. 17-year-old Derrick and his 19-year-old half-sister, Lakota, have been living with their grandmother in Edmonton's inner city ever since their father died in a tragic accident.

Lakota lives a high risk lifestyle as a drug dealer and shares her earnings to help support the family, while Derrick struggles through school as he follows his dream to be a professional musician. While moving product, Lakota suddenly disappears without a trace.

Derrick experiences visions, which he struggles to understand, but which help him on his quest to locate his sister. On his journey, Derrick is dumped off by police in an isolated rural area. During his time alone, he meets his spirit animal and is given new strength and wisdom to find Lakota. When Derrick finally locates his sister he must face her abductor in a fight to the death to save her.

  • Role #1 - Charlie Lafontaine

    Charlie Lafontaine has never had anyone to help him and has always been alone. Diagnosed as a sociopath at a young age after the death of his foster parents, Charlie blames the world for his circumstances. Spending time in jail helped him sharpen his criminal mind and skills.

    A try survivor, he does whatever he can to stay alive. Charlie continue to repeat the patterns he has learned on the families he infiltrates.

    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 25 - 65
    Expiration Date: May 31, 2020
  • Role #2 - Barbara Muirhead

    Barbara Muirhead has grown up on the inner streets and has had no parental guidance. She has a huge drug problem and hooks up with whatever man can help foot the bills and put food on the table for her teenage son.

    Barb never learned to accept or give love. Her whole life has been based on self-gratification and trying to please other people to get what she wants. Barb's son is the exception to all of this but old patterns die hard.

    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 30 - 40
    Expiration Date: May 31, 2020
  • Role #3 - Tyson Muirhead

    Tyson is a blossoming artist who loves with his drug addled mother and her string of loser boyfriends that she brings into their lower rental apartment. He has obsessive-compulisive disorder and his attention to detail is immaculate. He has very few friends and is a loner.

    Tyson has deep ander welling within him about his living situation and especially towards his mother. This rage is beginning to manifest itself and pets around the apartment complex begin disappearing.

    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 12 - 18
    Expiration Date: May 31, 2020
  • Role #4 - Lisa Cardinal

    Lisa Cardinal is the leader of a gang. She grew up in foster homes and has lived on the streets since she was 15. She has trust issues, especially ltowards people in positions of authority. Lisa is extremely street savvy and hard edged with a violent streak.

    She is loyal to the end and will do almost anything to protect the people sshe cares about. If Lisa likes you and you treat people right you are gold...but if you cross her or give her a reason not to trust you..it will end up badly.

    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: May 31, 2020
  • Role #5 - Marie Desjardins

    Marie Desjardins, aka Kokum, lives in the inner city raising her two grandchildren. She has a degree in Political Science but is unable to find a job in her field and is currently working as a waitress.

    Marie had a very traumatizing childhood, growing up in a residential school where she was abused by the clergy, and this had had long-term effects on her health. She is libertarian and has very strong ideas on taking personal responsibility. She distrusts the government and authority.

    She raised her son alone and after he and his wife diead in a car accident, she brought their children into her home to care for them. Marie is the matriarch of the household and rules with a "gentle" iron fist.

    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 35 - 65
    Expiration Date: May 31, 2020
  • Role #6 - Lakota Sampson

    Lakota Sampson is smart enough to have everything she desires and young enough to lose it all. She is cunning, resourceful and has a criminal mind which helps her thrive in the inner city with her brother and grandmother. Lakota and her Grandmother clash almost daily - two hens in a hen house. Lakota and her brother are very close and she is his protector.

    Lakota also has another family - her gang - where she deals on the street and makes a lot of money. She is trusted and given a lot of responsibility. With that responsibility comes a lot of risk and wanted attention from the police and other malevolent forces.

    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 24
    Expiration Date: May 31, 2020
  • Role #7 - Derrick Desjardins

    He lives in the inner city with his sister and grandmother. He is on the cusp of manhood and with no strong male role model in his life, Derrick's future hangs in the balance.

    He is talented musician with a gift for music that is almost effortless, Derrick is a natural. There is another side to him that is talented as well but he tries to ignore. Derrick has been blessed with paranormal gifts that offer insights to the world and also show hints into a dark future.

    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 16 - 26
    Expiration Date: May 31, 2020
  • Role #8 - Michelle Lafontaine

    Mish has had a rough run in life and spent a lot of time on the streets and is used as muscle and a deterrent. She is able to follow orders to the letter; she is a very good soldier.

    Everything was going great until a new girl was recruited who makes a lot of money for the gang. Mish fell out of favour and she despises the nee girl and will do anything to regain her lost power.

    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 16 - 29
    Expiration Date: May 31, 2020
  • Role #9 - Dr. Julie Connors

    Dr. Julie Connors is a very bright woman who got into neurology and graduated school at an early age. She enjoys helping people and is relationship driven. She has not had time or inclination to develop close personal relationships.

    Julie likes to be on the cutting edge of research and has bent the rules to try new theraphies and drugs on her patients. She feels justified by telling herself it is in the patient's best interest but there can be unwanted consequences.

    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 28 - 49
    Expiration Date: May 31, 2020

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