Cast & Crew Calls


Updated March 21, 2018

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Crew Calls

Casting Calls


CREW CALL: Three part web series BICYCLE (SAG New Media) is seeking an Editor. The series is about a 20 something woman who revolts from her comfort, security and moral relativism by leaving for a life on the road where she hopes to find a life worth remembering. The Editor position is Paid. Please send inquiries and resume/reel to Michael Muscal at

CREW CALL: Black 17 Productions is seeking a Houston area post-sound production person to do final sound mix for 20 minute short film THE DEVIL’S BASEMENT, this would include adding foley sound, mixing licensed music and film dialogue. Pay is commensurate with experience. Please send inquiries to RJ Nevens, Jr. at

CREW CALL: Independent proof-of-concept short film TAWATHA is seeking crew in Houston for a shoot tentatively scheduled for March. Synopsis: A teenage mothers learns her strength and courage through the voice homelessness, and honors mother by using inherited intelligence. Crew needed: Cinematographer, Gaffer, Camera Operator (Sony Pro or GH5), Location Sound Mixer, Grips. Positions are Unpaid, craft service/credit/copy provided. Please send resume/reel to Michelle R. Harden at

CASTING CALL: Houston Grand Opera is casting for STAR-CROSS’D EPISODE 1 “Boundless”, an online short film, tentatively scheduled to shoot March 19th-21st in Houston. Synopsis: First episode in a free web series opera produced by Houston Grand Opera. Alma seeks personal fulfillment at a crossroads in her life, and begins a relationship with an artistic soul 15 years her junior. When a shadow looms over their happy ending, Alma guides her lover Luc to his destiny. Based on a true story by Aryana Rose. Cast Needed: 4-6 year old girl, fairy-like, charming and energetic. Role is Paid. Please submit headshot/resume to Emily Wells - Producer at

CASTING CALL: Director Richard Linklater needs your Houston area photos, videos from the 1960s for a new movie. Have a home movie from Astroworld or the Astrodome, or a recording of your little brother with Kitirik? Did someone you know use a Kinescope to record the moon landing? If so, we want to see it and anything else that documents that era. There is no wrong material, as long as it from Houston in the 1960s we want to see it. Please email to (full article via Houston Chronicle)

CASTING CALL: Art Institute of Houston student film A SHORT STORY is seeking cast. Synopsis: When Ray Wolf is forced to live and make peace with the Piggy brothers, unexpected events take place and Lil Red turns to the queen for answers. Open Casting Call is March 22nd, 6:00PM-10:00PM at the Art Institute of Houston for actors between 18yo-25yo. The short film shoot will be April 19th-22nd. Roles are Unpaid. Please send inquiries and resume/reel to

CASTING CALL: Independent feature film LION KILLER is seeking a male lead role with Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu / Martial Arts experience. LION KILLER is the story of a struggling Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor forced to face his demons both on and off the mat. The shoot will be mid-March through mid-May (Weekends Only) in Houston. Role is Paid. Please email headshot/resume/reel link to

CASTING CALL: The Southern Divas of Houston TV Reality talk show will be having a casting call on March 24th, 1:00pm - 5:00pm at HMSTV 403 Roberts, Houston TX 77003. Cast Needed: Male and female actors, Hip hop dancers Roles are Paid commensurate with experience. Please email headshot/resume or inquiries to

CASTING CALL: Indie TV Series BLACK WIDOWS is seeking an all African American and Latin American cast for photography scheduled to begin in late March and conclude mid June (Weekends Only). Synopsis: Black Widows is a made for TV drama mini series telling the story of four women that use seduction tips they learn in their book club from Robert Green’s novel “The Art of Seduction”.  The book club practices the lessons they learned to catch the most eligible bachelors they find in a newspaper article listing the city’s top 40 under 40. However, after the weddings of each, the brides soon discover their Prince Charmings are not the men the fine print makes them out to be. All roles are Unpaid. Send recent headshot/resume and or reel to

CASTING CALL: Independent proof-of-concept short film TAWATHA is seeking cast in Houston for a shoot tentatively scheduled for March. Synopsis: A teenage mothers learns her strength and courage through the voice homelessness, and honors mother by using inherited intelligence. Cast needed: Tawatha - Young Adult who can pass for 15yo-17yo; Kim (Tawatha’s Mother), 30yo; Grandmother, 48ish yo; 10-15 Students, ages 15yo-16yo; 50 extras of various ages. Roles are Unpaid, craft service/credit/copy provided. To send headshot/resume/reel or for complete character breakdown, please e-mail to Michelle R. Harden at

WORKSHOP: The 1-week Filmmaking Boot Camp (16+) at Echo Film School and Studio will be during Spring Break March 12th - March 16th. Learn essential filmmaking techniques in this 1-week intensive boot camp. Write, Pitch, Produce, Shoot and Edit a Short Film in 5 days. Experienced professionals will guide students through the process as they work with a small crew to make a short film. For more information and to register please visit

WORKSHOP: John Wesley Downey will offer an Introduction to Voice Over Workshop on Saturday, April 14th from 2:00pm - 6:00pm at 4801 Woodway. The perfect opportunity for the beginner to learn some basics, get some practice and receive constructive critiques. Limited to 5 students for a good student-teacher ratio. Workshop covers radio and TV commercials and industrial narration, and there's also discussion of home studios, getting an agent and voice demos. For enrollment or more information contact John at

WORKSHOP: This workshop for LIVE broadcast development is for aspiring new media personalities. Sessions are led by news reporter Rachel Estrada in a supportive constructive atmosphere and lit studio at 8950 Westpark Drive, #126, 77063. Now enrolling 5 spots each week; Fridays, 1pm-5pm on March 9, 16, 23, & 30th. For more information and to register please contact Rachel at

WORKSHOP: Gary Chason will be conducting a Monday night Screen Acting Class at Panorama Film and Art Academy (7636 Harwin Drive, Suite 115, 77036). The class will meet 7:00P-10:00P every Monday night starting March 5th and ending May 28th including a Wrap Party. Students will work on the ART and CRAFT of Screen Acting. Every participant will work on-camera in every class meeting. Enrollment is strictly limited to 10. For cost and more information and/or to register please e-mail

WORKSHOP: Crystal Martinez offers classes and private lessons that consist primarily of scene work for film and TV, where you'll learn how to break down scripts and do character analysis and are geared toward preparing you to get representation, by prepping for you for agent visits, auditions, and for getting you ready to be more confident, camera aware and set ready.To reserve a spot please visit us at

WORKSHOP: Next Actor Studio is holding on-camera acting classes for adults, teens & kids at West U and Rice Village area, along with Stanislavski Method Sessions for beginners, intermediate and advanced level students, as well as screenwriting and filmmaking workshops. Enrollment is ongoing. For more information please visit or e-mail or call 713-532-2867

WORKSHOP: “Actors Helping Actors” is a talented team approach by Marilyn Swick, SAG-AFTRA actor, bringing acting workshops for all ages and levels. My classes have moved to the Panorama Film Academy at 7636 Harwin Drive, Suite 115. Please visit my IMDB page to learn more about my work at or e-mail to hold a spot for the next workshop, private, or audition self-tape. For more information visit

WORKSHOP: Houston MediaSource, Houston’s Public Access Television Channel, provides training and equipment for aspiring Film, TV, and radio producers. Houston’s creatives are welcomed to learn how their artistic visions can be transformed into high-quality film or TV productions at FREE Orientation Sessions held every Monday at 6 p.m. Houston MediaSource is located at 410 Roberts, 77003 in EaDo. Attendees will learn how they can produce their own TV shows, radio programs, and film projects at Houston MediaSource, using top of the line gear, studios, and editing facilities. Learn more at or RSVP to Roger E Palomino at or call (713) 524-7700 x112