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Beating All Odds-Cleveland, OH - Casting ID # 1596830
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Cleveland, OH Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 06-26-19
Audition Date 07-20-19 Submission deadline 07-19-19
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
After the tragic death of Susan's parents on Christmas Eve 10 years ago and the breakup from the love of her life the following year every year during the time where there is hope and joy to triumph over adversity the Anderson's only child Susan can't seem to reconcile and get past the hurt she endured from these two losses. the hurt she endured from these

Role # 1 Susan Anderson
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Role Type: Leading

Very attractive, dresses professionally, exudes confidence, classy; however, very snotty and arrogant, with a straightforward personality. Susan is highly educated academically and in the media industry. She is head producer at WDMP. Susan comes from a wealthy upbringing and earns an annual 6 figure salary income. She enjoys spending her money on exquisite food, travel, clothes, cars and her 4000 sq. ft. home in the Morgan Waterfront Estates. Due to the tragic death of her parents on Christmas Eve 10 years prior, and the following year the love of her life recants his proposal of marriage on Christmas Eve - over the years Susan has developed a hate for Christmas and avoids relationships.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 35 to 45
Height: from 5' 6" to 5' 9"
Ethnicity: African American -


Role # 2 Rachael Robertson
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Pleasant to the eyes. Rachael is Susan's production assistant. Rachael has worked for Susan for a few years; she is aware of Susan's loss of parents and lover; and how Susan's moods changes during the Christmas season. Rachael is very compassionate and respectful. She ignores Susan's rudeness. As understanding as she is a professional, she attempts to help Susan get over her hurt by also inviting Susan to family functions and on blind dates.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 25 to 35
Ethnicity: Caucasian -
Hair Color: Brown -

Role # 3 Kimberly Watson
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Role Type: Supporting

Very attractive, professional. Kimberly has been the host of Good Morning Detroit show for several years at WDMP. Kimberly is very conservative, confident in her own skin, and very articulate. She has a broadcasting background; therefore, she is very comfortable in front of the camera.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 45
Ethnicity: Hispanic -
Hair Color: Brown -


Role # 4 Octavia Spencer
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Role Type: Supporting

Octavia is the spokesperson and buyer for Macy's. She is no stranger to the Good Morning Detroit show. She is a regular guest bringing products from Macy's for the past 10 years.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 40
Height: from 5' 5" to 5' 7"
Ethnicity: Hispanic -


Role # 5 Eddie Blakely
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Role Type: Supporting

Very handsome, married with one child. Eddie is the station manager and is good friends with Susan. They developed their friendship over the years, but maintained a professional relationship. Eddie is aware of Susan's changeable moods during the Christmas season due to the lost of her parents and boyfriend. Eddie attempts to help Susan get over her hurt by inviting her to family functions and blind dates.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 35 to 55
Height: from 5' 9" to 5' 11"
Ethnicity: Hispanic -


Role # 6 Richard Scripps
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Role Type: Supporting

Well dressed, conservative businessman. Has a long history with Susan's parents; was very good friends with the Anderson’s. Is disappointed in Susan's behavior, will request Susan to be fired and rehired.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 60
Height: from 5' 10" to 6' 0"
Ethnicity: Hispanic -


Role # 7 Roland Macy
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Role Type: Supporting

Heir to the Macy Department Store Chain Emperor; the great, great grandson to the founder Roland Hussey Macy. Well dressed, professional demeanor, conservative businessman. Is disappointed and intolerable to Susan's behavior.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 70
Height: from 5' 10" to 6' 0"
Ethnicity: Hispanic -


Role # 8 Executive Extras
Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role

Role Type: Featured Background

Macy's and Scripps executives staff. Variety of sizes and shapes; must be professional looking, well dressed, conservative.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Hispanic -


Role # 9 Homeless People
Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role

Role Type: Featured Background

Part of a homeless community. Variety of sizes and shapes.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Hispanic -


Role # 10 Singers and Dancers
Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role

Role Type: Background

Non-speaking, background performers to bring energy in some scenes. Variety of sizes and shapes.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -