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Secret Prince CASTING CALL



Shoot Date TBD: Friday, May 25th OR Monday, May 28th OR Tuesday, May 29th (1 day of shooting)

NON -UNION ONLY.
PAID: Lead ($200), Background ($75)

MIRA, a multimedia production studio in Toronto is currently looking to fill 7 roles, to be featured in an interactive storytelling app.

We are looking to cast:

Jax (Jacqueline) Lee (Lead):
Female, 20-25 (character age 16-17 years old)
Korean American / Asian American
Cast Inspiration: Lyrica Okano
Costuming Inspiration: Punk, goth, rebel

Nick (Nikolas) Johannson (Lead):
Male, 20-25 (character age 16-17 years old)
Caucasian with Danish / Swedish / European influence
Cast inspiration Shawn Mendes, Timothée Chalamet

5 Partygoers:
Female/Male, 20-25 (character age 16-17 years old)
Background partygoers partaking in typical party activity (e.g. beer pong, chanting, chatting/laughing).


Project Type:  Internet Status:  Non-Union Ethnicity:  Any Ethnicity
Sex:  Male Female Age:  16 - 20 Role:  Actor City:  Toronto

Actors in two leading roles will be required to kiss. If you are interested in auditioning for the roles of Jax or Nikolas, please send resume, headshots, and a self-taped reading of the appropriate character excerpt to [email protected]. For partygoers, just a resume and headshot will suffice. All submissions must be received by Tuesday, May 22nd at Midnight.

Please include the name of the character you are auditioning for in the e-mail subject line.

Jax:

Jax: [...] I’ll do it
Jax: It’s only fair
Jax: You’ve put up with a lot of crap from me
Jax: And I’ve blamed you for everything. Even when it wasn’t your fault
Jax: So I’m sorry, about London. About everything I said
Jax: You’ve done so much for me, Nick
Jax: You went on national TV. You wrote to all the big newspapers
Jax: You even did an interview at the convention about me
Jax: I just can’t figure out why
Jax: Why me? I’ve only ever lived behind a mask
Jax: I was a handle on a forum, a name on a screen. You said it yourself, once
Jax: So why? Why did you fight for me?
Question is rhetorical. She pauses.
Jax: I think I know the answer now
Jax: I’ve been thinking about it almost every day
Jax: I know you like me, maybe even a lot. And that’s terrifying for me to think about
Jax: Because I never wanted to let anyone get close to me again
Jax: Close enough to hurt me, close enough to ruin everything that I wanted to be
Jax: And you did that. But I’m still right here
Jax: And these stupid, fluffy, sentimental feelings
Jax: They’re not going away

Nikolas:

Nikolas: Jax?
Nikolas: Look, I know you don’t want to talk me
Nikolas: And god, I spent all night wanting to hate you
Nikolas: Because that would be easier, you know?
Nikolas: Easier than wishing I could talk to you
Nikolas: Easier than wishing we could just go back to the way things used to be
Nikolas: Fuck, Jax
Nikolas: I wish I could forget everything that happened
Nikolas: But I can’t. I can’t forget about the moment I woke up in your room, with the first and worst hangover I’ve ever had
Nikolas: I can’t forget about the moment I realized that *this* girl
Nikolas: This incredible, smart, snarky, sarcastic girl
Nikolas: Was *the* JaximusPrime, that I’d admired for YEARS
Nikolas: I never thought I’d get to meet you! Ever!
Nikolas: I thought we’d always just be names on a screen, or handles in a chat room
Nikolas: And now…
Nikolas: Now I’m scared I’ve ruined everything, just by being who I am
Nikolas: A boy, a prince, a liar
Nikolas: Jax, I hope you’re reading these messages
Nikolas: Please don’t delete them
Nikolas: We never have to talk again, if you don’t want to. It’s completely your choice
Nikolas: But it would mean a lot to me if you would hear me out

Project Details

Project Title:  Secret Prince
Short Synopsis:  Secret Prince tells the story of Jax, a 16-year-old rebel with a secret Reddit following for her robotics videos online. She’s currently a student at Lakefield, a prestigious boarding school full of WASPs where she hides her true self and identity. Her life gets completely changed when she meets the new kid at school, Nick or (Nikolas) who is secretly a prince from Fjorland. On top of that, he’s been secretly catfishing her in her private robotic slack group… the whole time. The story is built through many misjudgements about one another, strange coincidences and conflicts about secret identities being revealed.
Producer:  MIRA
Company:  MIRA
Deadline: EXPIRED (272 days ago)

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