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Movies and TV shows casting in Massachusetts

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June 20, 2024
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Movies and TV shows casting in Massachusetts

The glitz and glam of Hollywood captures the attention of Americans starting from an early age. Beyond celebrities' Instagram Stories and red carpet poses, there are actors out there paying their dues and honing their craft in pursuit of a sustainable career or a fulfilling sideline. Submitting to casting calls is a big part of that journey.

Whether you're a working actor or an aspiring one, you might be curious to know which movies and TV shows are casting roles near you. Backstage compiled a list of projects casting right now in Massachusetts, neighboring states, and nationwide, and which roles they're looking to fill.

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'Death's Dice'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Syd (lead, female, 20-30)
--- Officer Snoopy (lead, male, 25-35)
--- Billy (lead, male, 45-60)
- Average hourly rate: $12
- Casting locations: Boston, Springfield
- Learn more about the short film here

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'LOUIE!'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Old Louie (lead, male, 40-100)
--- Cinematographer (crew)
--- General Leon Fritz (lead, male, 35-100)
- Average hourly rate: $15
- Casting locations: Boston
- Learn more about the short film here

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'Summerhouse'

- Project type: feature film
- Roles:
--- General Background (background extra, 18-75)
--- Customs Agent (day player, 30-55)
--- Franklin (day player, male, 18-25)
- Average hourly rate: $26
- Casting locations: Springfield
- Learn more about the feature film here

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'Join the Club'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Michelle (lead, female, male, 18-25)
--- Liz (lead, female, 18-25)
--- Mr. Richards (lead, 30-50)
- Average hourly rate: not available
- Casting locations: Springfield, Easthampton
- Learn more about the short film here

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'Til I Rot'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Sound Recordist (crew)
- Average hourly rate: $31
- Casting locations: Worcester, Boston
- Learn more about the short film here

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'A Good, Cleansing Shower'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Joe (lead, male, 45-70)
--- Lacey (lead, female, 45-70)
- Average hourly rate: $31
- Casting locations: North Attleboro
- Learn more about the short film here

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'Modish Elves'

- Project type: scripted show
- Roles:
--- Mr. Fungi (Jim Carrey Type Funny Voice) (supporting, male, 18-45)
--- Camera (crew)
- Average hourly rate: $37
- Casting locations: Boston, Somerville, Cambridge
- Learn more about the scripted show here

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'Aluminium Distortions'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Dancer (lead, female, 18-100)
- Average hourly rate: $50
- Casting locations: Boston
- Learn more about the short film here

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'Boom'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Director (lead, male, 25-100)
- Average hourly rate: $10
- Casting locations: Boston
- Learn more about the short film here

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'Crumbs'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Man (lead, male, 55-100)
- Average hourly rate: not available
- Casting locations: Boston
- Learn more about the short film here

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'The Call'

- Project type: feature film
- Roles:
--- Jen (lead, female, 18-100)
--- Tanner (lead, male, 18-35)
--- Nick (lead, male, 18-100)
- Average hourly rate: $87
- Casting locations: nationwide
- Learn more about the feature film here

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'Lowball'

- Project type: feature film
- Roles:
--- Jenna (day player, female, 18-30)
--- Mary Ann (lead, female, 18-30)
--- Max (lead, male, 25-35)
- Average hourly rate: $125
- Casting locations: nationwide
- Learn more about the feature film here

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'One Last Job'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Bert's Girlfriend (day player, female, 18-25)
--- Bert (supporting, male, 18-25)
--- Eddie (lead, male, 18-25)
- Average hourly rate: $40
- Casting locations: nationwide
- Learn more about the short film here

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'Video Installation Film'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Narrator (voiceover, 18-100)
--- Inhabitants (models, female, male, 18-30)
--- Hair and Makeup Artist (crew)
- Average hourly rate: $50
- Casting locations: Brooklyn, New York
- Learn more about the short film here

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'Rekindling'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Noah (supporting, male, 25-35)
--- Chloe (lead, female, 25-35)
--- Janice (lead, female, 25-35)
- Average hourly rate: $31
- Casting locations: New York City, New York; Brooklyn, New York
- Learn more about the short film here

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'The Chair'

- Project type: short film
- Roles:
--- Carla (lead, female, 24-29)
--- Paul (lead, male, 24-29)
- Average hourly rate: $25
- Casting locations: New York City, New York
- Learn more about the short film here

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