Title: THAT NIGHT
Union Status: Nonunion shoot, but will be looking at Union actors as well for principle
Shoot Dates: Month of March (1st-31st)
Location: Northside of Chicago and West Suburbs
Compensation: Credit, meals, and a copy of the film will be provided. *Note* this is a paid opportunity but with deferred payment.
Synopsis: "That Night" is about an artist named Stacy who is desperate to break into the fashion industry, but he is even more desperate to win back the love of his life. Lucky for Stacy he gets the opportunity to do both during a drunken night with his wild friends in the city of Chicago.
Stacy (20’s)- Lead role. Handsome, kind and artistic. Trying to get his work shown and become more confident as an artist. Heartbroken over break-up with ex-girlfriend Lily. Very loyal to his friends but wants to find his own path.
Joey (20’s)- One of the lead roles. Best friend to Stacy, very supportive of him as an artist and helps him with his confidence. Happy-go lucky guy, likes to keep things fun and interesting. Has a more pessimistic outlook on love and marriage than Stacy and tries to get him to move on from his ex.
Luke (20’s)- One of the lead roles. No filter, very energetic, but sweet guy. Clown of the group and always finds trouble. Loves to hang out with his friends but is forgotten and left behind by accident at times. T-Dawg is his cousin.
Lily (20’s)- Main female lead role. Beautiful and confident. Cousin to Elani and ex-girlfriend to Stacy. Struggling with her feelings from her and Stacy’s breakup. Very strong-willed girl, confident in what she wants.
Schmidt (20’s) - Major supporting role. A big lovable guy. Life of the party. Extroverted. Out of his group of friends he has a more serious/dry sense of humor. Elani is his girlfriend and soon-to-be fiancé.
Elani (20’s)- Major supporting role. Has a sweet and loving but can also come off as bossy when she sees what she wants. Complements her boyfriend Schmidt in that she’s always down for a good time. Doesn’t cause drama and is a supportive friend when she needs to be.
Aylin (20’s)- Major supporting role. Very direct and straightforward. Always says how she feels. Can be bitchy to those she doesn’t like, but softens to those she does.
Bridgette (20’s)- Major supporting role. Is new to the friend group so is trying slightly to fit in. Has bad luck with men. Is an even-tempered kind of gal who wants to find a good lay when they go out on the town.