The independent film company Anonymous Content is producing "Adult World".
AB Media Publishing, LLC
Treehouse Pictures in association with Anonymous Content are getting ready to begin filming the comedy feature film "Adult World" starring Emma Roberts. Casting for co-starring and supporting roles is taking place in New York City. However shooting will take place in Syracuse, New York where an open casting call is scheduled for the film's extras and stand-ins.
Alex Goldstone and Joy Gorman will oversee production for Anonymous Content, while Justin Nappi and Kevin Turen will produce for Treehouse Pictures. Filmmaker Scott Coffey is directing "Adult World" from a screenplay written by Andy Cochran. Coffey is also an actor whose credits include films such as Shag, Some Kind of Wonderful, Dream Lover, and Mulholland Drive. Anonymous Content producer Joy Gorman is Coffey's manager.
Aside from Emma Roberts, other actors that have been cast are Shiloh Fernandez, best known for his roles in Jericho, Deadgirl and United States of Tara, as well as portraying Peter in the film Red Riding Hood. Shannon Woodward, who plays Sabrina Collins on the Fox television drama "Raising Hope" has also been cast. Puerto Rican actor Armando Riesco has joined the cast as well.
Open Casting Call Details
The Best Western Plus-Carrier Circle
6555 Old Collamer Rd S
East Syracuse, NY 13057
(in the Pioneer Room)
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Saturday January 21, 2012
11:00am - 3:00pm
Everyone is welcome, no experience or monologue preparation is necessary.
Minors and foreign talent must be legally eligible to work in the state of New York and in the United States.
The 2012 New York Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the following information and documents for minors and foreign talent who would like to audition for "Adult World" or work as an extra:
• New York Child Performer Information Sheet
• New York Child Performer Permit Combined Application
• New York Child Performer Trust Accounts Information
• New York Verification of Satisfactory Academic Performance
• New York Child Performer Employer Certificate Combined Application
• USA Child Actor Work Permit Requirements - State Statues
• USA Immigration Work Permits and Visas
• USA Non-Immigrant Visa Application
In addition to the following New York Actors Resources:
• Audition Tips
• How To Make an Audition Video
• Casting Directors List
• Talent Agents List
• General Talent Agent Information
• New York Acting Classes List
• Headshot Photographers List
• Actors Unions
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letters
• Entertainment Industry Terminology
• Miscellaneous New York Resources
• Actors Unions
• PDF Users Guides
The 2012 New York Actors Resource Guide eBook is available here.
Principal Actor Casting
See the post titled Headshot and Resume Information regarding how to submit for acting roles.
Please submit photos and resumes by mail only.
No phone calls or personal drop-offs.
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Producers: Michael Ohoven, Kevin Turen, Joel Michaely, Justin Nappi, Kevin Turen
Director: Scott Coffey
Amy (Emma Roberts) is fresh out of the Ivy League and has dreamed of being a great poet since childhood. However, she discovers that adult life is not conducive to achieving her dreams. After exhausting all of the help-wanted ads in the newspaper, she ends up working as a clerk in an adult bookstore after her parents boot her out of their house.