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Seeking Teen Talent for Pilot Episodes for "Kick"

Philadelphia, PA, United States
ID: 570776Exp: 7/25/2024
$100/day
online audition
Description:

Casting actors ages 17 and up for the Pilot episodes for "Kick". Please see the details below. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE ACCEPTED. About the project: Kick is a sports drama about Naomi a 16-year-old soccer prodigy from Philadelphia. Who gained national attention following a record-breaking game. Naomi faces a new reality both on and off the pitch. As she starts to achieve her dreams, she is forced to confront the challenges of fame and deal with personal issues at home. All the while, trying to figure out who she is. Naomi faces the hardships of growing up as a young black athlete in the world of soccer. Rate: $100/daily. Meals will be provided. Additional info: Casting for 30-minute Pilot episodes for Kick will be shooting for ten days in September. Looking for passionate, hardworking, creative, flexible, friendly, and reliable people to work on this series. This is an independent low-budget production. Dates: Thursday, Friday, and Saturday in September Starting 9/5/24. Ending 9/28/24. When applying, please submit a headshot, reel, and resume. Actors will receive an email asking for self-tape auditions.

4 roles

Naomi CarterFemale17-18 y.o.African-American

Athletic. Confident, bright, and passionate. Naomi, a North Philly native, is a young soccer player. Despite being an underdog, she has gained national attention after breaking records in a game. With all eyes on her, Naomi faces the challenges of growing up as a young athlete in the competitive world of soccer.

Yasmin “Yaz” GurreroFemale17-18 y.o.African-American Latino / Hispanic

Afro-Latina Naomi’s teammate and closest friend. Yasmin is known for being bold, fun-loving, and always cracking jokes. Unlike Naomi, Yasmin comes from a dysfunctional family. Despite this, she manages to maintain a fun personality. Yasmin views soccer as a way to escape from her reality.

Angela IfeFemale17-18 y.o.African-American

African Angela is the captain of the Blue Angels Soccer Club. She is a respected, stoic, smart, and elite-level athlete who hails from Nigeria. Angela is not only aiming to make a name for herself but also to make her family proud. She appears to be perfect in every aspect of the game. However, her perfectionism leads her to become rivals with Naomi as Angela is determined to prove that she is a better player.

Shawn HillMale17-18 y.o.African-American

Shawn is Naomi’s boyfriend. He is kind, goofy, nerdy, and lovable. Currently, he works at his father’s cafe while attending school, but he has dreams of becoming a photographer. He is the loudest person in the stands and supports Naomi, but he will have to deal with the changes that come with her fame.