Casting Notice

SWITZERLAND: URGENT male actors, 35-70, Italian spkrs, for TV filmChiasso in Chiasso

URGENT

This is a Casting Call for:

  • male actors
  • playing age: 35-70
  • based in/around Chiasso, Switzerland
  • speaking fluent ITALIAN

Production Details:

  • type: film
  • titled: I Segreti del Mestiere
  • directed by: Andreas Maciocci
  • produced by: ROUGH CAT in co-production with RSI Radiotelevisione svizzera
  • payment: contact for details

SHOOTING: from 16 July to 24 August 2018
LOCATION: Chiasso and surroundings (Canton Ticino, Switzerland)

DRAGO (Co-lead) male, 35/40, min. 1.80 max 1.90. Muscular but harmonious body. No body builder type. Slavic features, intense look. An Italian actor speaking Italian with an Eastern European accent or an Eastern European actor speaking fluent Italian. Must be able to drive a car.  DRAGO is a big man, brave and rude. A man of few words, the silent type.

GORAN: male, 35/40 years, tall 180cm min. An Italian actor speaking Italian with an Eastern European accent or an Eastern European actor speaking fluent Italian. Boxer’s face. 
GORAN is Drago’s cousin. He is a big man , rough and brave, who moves on the edge  of legality. He manages a band of fellow countrymen and resorts to violence to solve problem quickly. 

FURIO SR: male, 60/70, face marked by hard work in the mountains. Hard look. in good physical shape, average height. Speaking Italian without regional inflections. Ideally form Cnaton Ticino or Northern Italy. Furio left the city to live in the valley. He is very attached to his nephew who has not seen for some time. Rough and directed with those who bother him. 

Please send your application in ITALIAN only and include a link to your showreel with the subject of your email as Ricerca DRAGO, GORAN e FURIO SR.

Casting Location(s):Switzerland + Italy
Language(s) Needed:Italian
Actor Gender:Male
Ethnicity:Any
Playing Age:35 - 70
Payment:Not specified - contact production for details
Closing Date:Sun 1st July, 2018
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