Audition: Call me Oscar (TV Sitcom), Meospect Media

Project Specifications

  • Title:  “Call me Oscar” — Episodes 001 to 006
  • Produced by: Meospect Media
  • Schedule: Rehearsals  — Oct 05 to Oct 20, 2013 (GTA Location)
  • Production  — Oct 21 to Oct 29, 2013 (GTA Studio)
  • Compensation: Paid, Micro-Budget, Meets/ Exceeds Minimum Wage

Minimum Required Qualifications

  • Non-Union Performers Only
  • Education and Experience: Live Stage, Theatre and/or Comedy, Improv, Stand-Up
  • Professionalism a must: Comes to rehearsals and set fully prepared, Punctual, Dependable
  • Check ego at the door: No prima donnas or divas;
  • References from directors will be verified

Audition Dates & Location

  • August 3 & 4, 2013 (15-min audition slot); August 5, 2013 – On-Camera Call-Backs
  • GTA Location — invitation only, after successful online pre-screening

Deadline: July 27, 2013

How To Apply:

  • Emails with attachments will be deleted ~ Do not use online forms ~ Subject must correspond to character name ~
  • Submit: Acting Resume & up to 150kb Headshot – both pasted in body of email
  • Choose One Email Subject: CMO-OSC or CMO-BOY or CMO-TUN or CMO-PAN or CMO-ASP or CMO-DAL
  • Paste Link to: YouTube/ Vimeo/ Other video of your demo reel, monologue, or routines for Online Pre-Screening
  • Email to: casting(AT)meospect(DOT)com

———————————————-Character Breakdowns —————————————————–

OSCAR — Male, 25-35 — African-Canadian, Black African, or Caribbean
Accents: Canadian, Torontonian OR slight West-African
Appearance:  Tall, handsome, charming, slim to athletic, no visible tattoos/ piercings
Character Traits:  Braxton (“The Jamie Foxx Show”); Carlton (“The Fresh Prince of Bel Air”)

BOYANA – Female, 25-30 — Eastern-European, Caucasian
Accents: Canadian, Torontonian OR slight Eastern-European
Appearance:  Slim to medium build, shorter height, no visible tattoos/ piercings
Character Traits:  Bernadette (“The Big Bang Theory”); Debra (“Everybody Loves Raymond”)

DALIA — Female, 17-22 — African-Canadian, Black African, or Caribbean
Accents: Canadian, Torontonian OR slight West-African
Character Traits:  Hillary Banks (“The Fresh Prince of Bel Air”); Toni (“Girlfriends”)

PANCHO — Male, 16-20 — Eastern-European, Caucasian
Accents: Canadian, Torontonian OR slight Eastern-European
Character Traits:  Joey (“Friends”), Michaell Kelso (“That 70’s Show”)

TUNJI — Male, 48-70 — African-Canadian, Black West African
Accents: authentic Nigerian OR other West African
Character Traits:  Curtis Payne (“House of Payne”); Red Forman (“That 70’s Show”)

ASPAR — Male, 48-70 — Eastern-European, Caucasian
Accents: authentic Bulgarian OR other Slavic OR other Eastern-European
Character Traits:  Arthur (“King of Queens”); Jim (“The Vicar of Dibley”)

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