Production title: Run the Light
Union / Non-Union: Non-Union
Project length: Short Film
Production location: San Diego, CA
Audition Location: Virtual
Shooting Location: San Diego, CA
Audition Dates: TBD
Call Back Dates: TBD
Shooting Dates: September 24-26, 2021
A comedy-drama about a stand-up comedian that gets caught between telling offensive jokes for stage time and being true to himself and his own sense of what’s funny.
CASTING FOR THE FOLLOWING ROLES:
HARVEY – GENDER: MALE – AGE: 36-50
He’s an asshole who thinks he’s funny. He’s owned a club for a while and let his “power” get to his head by being a perv to his employees and holding stage time over desperate comedians’ heads
COMEDY HOST – GENDER: MALE OR FEMALE – AGE: 25+
This is a person who’s been doing local stand-up for a while, not going anywhere higher, and tired of dealing with amateurs.
TERRIBLE COMIC – GENDER: MALE – AGE: 20-30
A guy who’s not afraid to tell insensitive jokes and make a fool of himself.
BARTENDER – GENDER: FEMALE – AGE: 21-30
Bartender at a comedy club that is sick of loser guys hitting on her all the time.
FRIENDS (3) – GENDER: MALE OR FEMALE – AGE: 25-35
Three friends of a stand-up comedian who’s struggling for stage time in the midst of a breakup with another mutual friend.
Must be local to San Diego or willing to play as local.
We appreciate your consideration and look forward to collaborating with you on this fun project!