B-BOY BLUES: The Movie CASTING!
LOOKING FOR RAHIEM!!!!
Director Maurice Jamal (Dirty Laundry, The Ski Trip) ,
Producer Carol Ann Shine (Noah's Arc)and
the Production team behind B-BOY BLUES: The Movie
hit the road next week in search of a star for the
film adaptation of the best-selling novel, by James Earl Hardy!
Representing a unique opportunity for new talent or an experienced actor wanting that breakout role, the creative team behind one of the years most anticipated romantic dramas, B-BOY BLUES will tour the U.S., looking for the “Rahiem” who will star in this major motion-picture! Casting will take place in several major U.S cities.
“Raheim is an iconic character” says author James Earl Hardy. “Casting him represents an amazing challenge because he has to explode from the moment he hits the screen.”
Director Maurice Jamal adds: “This character is great! He’s masculine, sexy, appealing, charming,. He’s from the streets and gets want he wants. He has to have a dangerous side as well. You have to feel that tension, that battle raging inside him.”
Producer Carol Ann Shine, from TV's Noah's Arc, and producer of the BBB film notes: "This film is fresh, funny and shows a side of the community we've never seen before. I couldn't be more proud."
This is a breakout role. No doubt about it!”
Casting for “Rahiem”: Actors and models with experience and people with that "something special" are encouraged to send their information. Those selected will be contacted via email and will be scheduled for an audition for the for the director, casting director and author James Earl Hardy! Interested parties must be in attendance, or able to travel to one of the casting sessions listed below:
Los Angeles, CA.
Mon., May 21 and Tues., May 22, 2007
Sat., May 26 and Sun., May 27, 2007
Memorial Day Weekend
New York, NY
June 22 and 25, 2007
Submit if you are: Af-Amer., male; ages 18-27; strong acting skills; in great shape; significant sex appeal. This character is a hard-core player; thugged out; masculine; early to mid 20’s; from Harlem (ability to do NY accent a strong plus).
Must be comfortable playing gay role.
Please submit information, performing resume (if available) and two pictures
(one face/headshot, one body shot.NO nudes.) ASAP to:
Casting@BBoyBluesTheMovie.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Please put “RAHEIM” in the subject line.
Visit: BboyBluesTheMovie.com for more information and updates.