Casting Call for Feature Film adaptation of Hamlet
Paid Gig - to be determined, small but something.
Auditions to be held in the next few weeks.

This feature film is a modern adaptation of Shakespeare’s Hamlet.
Our adaptation will be full of action and suspense.
It will be stylish and creative.

The goal of the film is to push our creative limits within our limited resources of time and money.
The goal of the project will be a feature film that can and will win festivals, lead to successful sales and distribution, and serve as a launching pad to the next level of bigger and better things.

We are looking for strong dramatic improvisors.
We are looking for actors that are collaborators.  
We are looking for people with a good and professional attitude, high level of craft, that are looking to make the leap to the next level.

We want to provide a safe, honest environment for our actors and crew to do their best, to be listened to, to learn, and to grow.  Ultimately, we want to create the best film possible.  And we know that we have the technical and creative capability from the film side.  Let’s work together to

We are a professional director and crew.
Check out our work at www.OrigMedia.com
Jeff has produced a feature that went direct to video during his last year of film school at Columbia College.  Now he is ready to direct his first feature.

Please fill out the form here:


Currently casting:

Henry -  The protagonist and hero of the movie.  Henry is in his  20’s or 30’s.  He is athletic and handsome.  Henry is the son of Gertrude and the late Henry Sr.  He is the nephew of  Claude. Henry is melancholy, bitter, and cynical.  He is full of hatred.  Henry also thinks a lot.  Henry is sometimes indecisive and other times impulsive.

Claude -  He is in his 50’s to 60’s and powerful.  Calude is Henry’s uncle and the movie’s antagonist.  Claude is the villain of the movie.  He is a calculating, ambitious man.  Claude is driven by his sexual appetites and his lust for power.  He also has a hint of humanity.  

Gertrude -  Henry’s mother.  She is in her 40’s to 50’s and a beautiful woman.  Gertrude is weak-willed and flighty.  She loves her son, Henry, very much but has low self-esteem and seeks approval from others.

Paul -  An arrogant, conniving man in his 50’s and 60’s. Paul is the father of Larry and Olivia.

Horace -  Henry’s best friend.  Horace is loyal and helpful.  He is in his 20’s to 30’s.

Olivia -  Olivia is Henry’s girlfriend and Paul’s daughter.  She is a beautiful young woman in her 20’s or 30’s.  Olivia is a sweet and innocent young girl, who does what her father, Paul and her brother, Larry tell her to do.  Olivia is sensitive.

Larry -  Paul’s son and Olivia’s brother.  Larry is a young man in his 20’s and 30’s.  Athletic.  Hot-headed.  Short-tempered.  Passionate and quick to action.   Larry is an obstacle for Henry.

Henry Sr. -  Henry Sr. is Henry’s father.  He is in his 50’s to 60’s, intelligent, and handsome.  

Floyd -  A young man in his 20’s or 30’s.  Athletic.  Calculating.  Smart.

Thanks!

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Hi Jeff, I sent you a message through your website, but I was just currious to know if you will be needing a makeup artist for this project.
Thanks,
Lacey Maggio

Aloha,

Where is this filming?

In and around Honolulu.

Shawn Lathrop said:

Aloha,


Where is this filming?

This will be SAG ultra-low budget.

Thanks.

 

Hi, I have been trying to send my info through the website, but somehow, it doesn't go through.

Is there any other way that I can send my information?

Sorry about that.

You can try to email us at team@origmedia.com.

Please put Audition in the subject line and be sure to put the same info we request in the body of the message so that we can keep it organized.

Hopefully that works.

Thanks.


Eriko Okada said:

Hi, I have been trying to send my info through the website, but somehow, it doesn't go through.


Is there any other way that I can send my information?

Jeff,

Thank you for your reply.  I sent my information to the e-mail address that you gave me. 

I hope you received it, and I'm looking forward to hearing from you.

hi there! i already sent u my email.. hopefully u got it.. thanks! aloha!

This is an exciting project! I sent my audition information through your website.

Mahalo

Anyone heard anything back on this?  Any other information?

Aloha All,

Thank you so much for the wonderful response.  We are currently making the script better and I want to hold off on the auditions.  Please rest assured we have received all of your headshots and resumes via the website.

Please be patient with us as we make this even better.  And I think in the end, it will be a better project for all involved.  

Take care and we will keep you posted once we are ready to move forward again.

Thanks.

-Jeff

Hi Jeff, sounds interesting.  I haven't done any Shakespeare....yet!  Let me know if you'd like me to audition for one of they parts.

Scott

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