WHILE I WAS OUT: I watched all of Godless, visited the incredible set of T@gged, now filming its third season, caught a great new film, Lady Bird, starring two NM Filmers – Soirse Ronan (The Host) and Laurie Metcalf (Roseanne, Easy Money). Plus Thanksgiving for days and days!
We put together some exciting items for fundraising for the New Mexico Spotlight Foundation. Three very cool workshops for actors and aspiring actors coming up in the spring. And we expect to award our first film tech scholarship early in the year as well.
Submissions are now open for a scholarship to a Winter Break Youth Drama Camp. Visit newmexicospotlightfoundation.org for full details. Deadline for submissions is Dec. 6.
Godless – Jeff Daniels plays a real son of a bitch among the female lead cast.
Sixth and final season of Longmire now streaming. Rave reviews.
Logan named one of the ten best movies of the year by The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures, est. 1909.
Catch up on Get Shorty Episodes 1 – 10 on Epix
Big spring for NM Filmmaker Alejandro Montoya Marin “REBEL WITOUT A CREW” Robert Rodriguez, El Rey Productions VP Cecelia Contti and Alejandro Montoya Marin. To air on the El Rey Network, go90.com, premiering at SXSW (March 9-18, 2018)
Hostiles feature film premieres Dec. 22
Get Shorty slated to be back for season 2 in January, along with Better Call Saul S4 – Casting begins early January.
Feature film Santa Fake headed to Santa Fe in late December
Feature film Goldfinch starring Ansel Elgort, Sarah Paulson, and Aneurin Barnard.
A new indie horror thriller ARTIK is scheduled to shoot in early December. So far casting for a classic pinto...
Willenberger continues filming in Roy, NM. Scheduled to wrap just before Christmas. For realtime casting updates click here.
T@gged S3 filming through mid-December.
TYROLEAN (ti-rolly-ian) DANCERS: Dancers, male and female age 30-60s, Midwestern American looking, who can learn to dance the Schuhplattler, a traditional style of folk dance popular in the Alpine regions of Bavaria and Tyrol. In this dance, the performers stomp, clap and strike the soles of their shoes (Schuhe), thighs and knees with their hands held flat (platt). This role shoots one day (currently scheduled for 12/13) in northern New Mexico with one (1) rehearsal day.
Pay rate: SAG DANCERS GROUP 9 OR MORE
Send headshot and full body photo asap to:
In Subject line: DANCER
2 photos: headshot + full body (cell phone photo ok but no hats, sunglasses, or additional people in photo. Photo must be CLEAR)
Location where you live
New Mexico locals only, please, as you will have to audition in person
SUBMISSION DEADLINE Friday, Dec. 1, 2017
Name of Project: Kel-Tec Web Commercial Casting
Audition Date/Time span: 12/01/2017. Shoot Dates: 12/13/2017 or 12/14/2017, will only work 1 day
Shoot Location: Albuquerque, NM
Pay rate: $650 +20% Agency Fee
ALL ROLES MUST KNOW HOT TO SHOOT AND HANDEL A MACHINE GUN!!! Ex military is a plus!
[NOBODY’S CHAMBER MAID]40 to 45 years old, Caucasian male.
[SURVIVALIST]30 to 35 years old, Caucasian male.
[THE COP]30 to 35 years old, all ethnicities male.
[THE CAMPER/BACKPACKER]25 to 30 years old, all ethnicities male.
BITE IS WORSE THAN THE BARK]20 to 35 years old, all ethnicities male.
[HOME, HOME ON THE RANG]40 to 55 years old, all ethnicities male.
HOW TO SUBMIT: Send an email to email@example.com subject line “Kel-Tec , Role” Example “Kel-Tec, The Cop” include:
City, State, Zip
Headshot or take a digital photo of you against a blank wall
Agent or put IND
Tell us a little big about your gun experience, do you hunt, or you own guns, are you ex military etc
Casting Company: Good Faith Casting, LLC (NM OFFICE)
Casting Director: Faith Hibbs-Clark, CSA
Policies to note:
*Actors who are late or lost should notify their agent and not the casting staff.
*Zero tolerance for actors who confirm and then no-show or cancel on the same day without documented valid excuse will be placed on a 6 month probation period.
*Casting breakdowns are for casting purposes only and should not be considered a legally binding offer. It is the responsibility of the talent agent or talent to confirm booking information prior to accepting the job. Production release forms are available in advance of shoot, when available, but only upon request.
“T@gged” Season 3 for PHOTO DOUBLE WORK on 12/11/, 12/13/17, and 12/14, in JEMEZ, NM for ALBUQUERQUE. ZOE DOUBLE: age 18-28, female, Caucasian or light Hispanic, 5’8″-5’11”, 115-130 lbs, and black/dark brown hair. Should be very thin and have a ballerina type to look similar to our actress Emma Dumont.
NM Stage – Auditions for Mynx and Savage will be held at the Vortex Theatre, December 9 and 16 from 1-4 pm. Casting M/W/C ages 9 – early 30s. Full Casting Call here.
Statewide Commercial. All roles are PAID. Shooting Location: Albuquerque, NM
Mother (female; age 37-50; hispanic) Lead, MUST be fluent in spanish
Father (male; age 37-50; hispanic) Lead, MUST be fluent in spanish
Grandma (female; age 60-90; hispanic)
Grandpa (male; age 60-90; hispanic)
Aunt (female; age 30-50; hispanic)
Uncle (male; age 30-50; hispanic)
Cousin (any gender; age 10-17; hispanic)
Child (any gender; age 4-10; hispanic)
firstname.lastname@example.org subject line NMTUPAC Commercial
ONE DAY – THREE WORKSHOPS. Business Brush Up with Diane Villegas. Audition Brush Up with Jason Weiler. Scene Study Brush Up with Vivian Nesbitt. Only $50 per workshop at Sol Acting Academy