Title: CMT’s Million Dollar Quartet Speaking Principal Role
Date: 4 July 2016 | 2:53 pm
Casting Caucasian Men 28-38 for TV Show in Memphis
The opportunity you have been waiting for is here! CMT has just released a casting call for a principal speaking day player role for their upcoming series “Million Dollar Quartet”! The series is filming in Memphis, Tennessee. Casting directors are looking for a local Caucasian male between 28 and 38 years old for the SAG paying role.
About CMT’s “Million Dollar Quartet”
Set in Memphis during the tumultuous early days of the civil rights movement, Million Dollar Quartet (working title) tells the untold true story of the birth of rock ‘n’ roll. Guided by Sam Phillips, young musicians like Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins combined the styles of hillbilly country with the 1950s R&B sound and changed the course of music forever. The series chronicles these young artists’ often jarring and sudden meteoric rise to fame in the face of sweeping political change and social unrest. [CMT]
What They Are Looking For
**DAY PLAYER PRINCIPAL ROLES**:
PETE ISAACSON: MALE, Caucasian, age range 28-38, Ad Exec type, clean cut, professional, average everyday businessman, interesting or character type, NO accent-midWest Chicago type. 2 lines 1 scene. MUST have short hair or be willing to let us give you a 1950s period haircut and no facial hair or be willing to go clean-shaven. NO tattoos or piercings. MUST be a MEMPHIS or Nashville LOCAL. (if you are not willing to cut your hair – do NOT submit!). MUST have previous acting experience as this is a Principal role with dialogue acting in scene with the lead cast
*MUST also be able to send in a self tape audition no later than 3:00pm Tuesday 7/5/16 !
They do not have Call Times so you would need to be fully 100% available on work date AND have flexible availability between now and 7/9/16 in case this shoot date changes once you are cast. You MUST have open/flexible availability if submitting so that you can work WHATEVER the work date, call times & wrap times end up being. If not, please DO NOT SUBMIT!
Pay rate for PRINCIPAL role is SAG scale ($906.00). You will receive a check in the mail AFTER
Location is in the MEMPHIS, TN area. **MEMPHIS area LOCALS ONLY!! They will not be auditioning anyone who does not live locally!
How to Apply
To submit for possible AUDITION – Please email: email@example.com with subject line PETE ISAACSON AUDITION.
You MUST include first & last name, age, a valid contact number, height, weight, sizes, city you live in and 1-2 RECENT photos taken within the past month. Please specify if you have previously auditioned for a speaking role on this project and attach your acting resume or list credits. They will NOT consider anyone who does not follow these submission instructions! **if submitting, please be near your email and able to send in self tape audition ASAP once you have received tape instructions and sides. Don’t miss out on your chance to have a speaking role in a national television series on CMT and apply today!