devils backbone spots – slow by nature – casting complete


arvold.casting is seeking people local to Central Virginia for Devils Backbone spots. Outdoor enthusiasts with and without acting experience are encouraged to submit, and friends are highly encouraged to submit together!

Please follow the instructions below to be considered.

Devils Backbone Spots – Slow By Nature
Producer: Molly Schaaf
Ad Agency: Familiar Creatures
Production Company: Mondial
Casting Director: Erica Arvold
Casting Associate: Meghan Apostoles
Casting Assistants: Dustin Presley, Morgan Landers

Shoot Location: Lexington, VA / Glasgow, VA
Shoot Dates: Tuesday October 2nd, 2018 – Thursday October 4th, 2018
Run: Internet (includes paid internet, paid social and streaming); mobile, industrial and PR use. Stills taken on shoot day (either from video or stills camera) may be used for print usage including OOH and POS merchandise that is not “for sale” (i.e. drink coasters).
Term: Two (2) years from first use date. Option to renew for an additional year (within twenty-four [24] months of first use date) at a 15% increase of usage payment, respective to each individual usage option noted below. Internal use is granted in perpetuity.
Territory: USA (includes its territories, possessions, consulates and military posts.) Worldwide for internet, mobile, & PR.
Exclusivity: None.
Rider options for additional usage:

National broadcast – an additional payment of $750 will be paid if optioned for use.
Regional broadcast – an additional payment of $250 will be paid if optioned for use.
In cinema – an additional payment of $350 will be paid if optioned for use.

Actor Compensation
Session Fee: $250.00 for a five (5) hr. session, plus 15% if agent. Any applicable OT to be paid in 15 min increments of $12.50. Call time is considered the start of the session. Call time will be determined the day prior. If talent is filmed in more than one concept on a day, their OT will be determined from one in and out time based on the first concept they film.
Usage Fee: $350.00 (per final script/concept that the talent appears in — this includes lifts, tags and versions of the concept). Talent may appear in more than one concept.
Wardrobe Fitting: Will take place on set. Talent may be asked to bring select wardrobe and accessories. No additional payment due if talent ends up wearing his/her own clothing.
Travel/lodging: Not provided

Seeking the following roles at this time.


[MAN] mid 20s to late 30s, male, any ethnicity. Outdoorsy, active, and outgoing, he is enjoying time outdoors with friends. Content alludes to alcohol consumption – must be 21 or older.

[WOMAN] mid 20s to late 30s, female any ethnicity. Outdoorsy, active, and outgoing, she is enjoying time outdoors with friends. Content alludes to alcohol consumption – must be 21 or older.


If you are available and appropriate for this project, please select ONE of three ways below to submit:

OPTION 1: If you have an agent, your agent may submit you for this project through Breakdown Express.

OPTION 2: If you have an Actors Access account, you may submit for this project through Actors Access.

If you have already submitted for this project via Breakdown Express or Actors Access, please do not double submit!

OPTION 3: If you do not have an Actors Access account or an agent (or do not wish to use one for this project), follow the instructions below:

Please fill in the form at the following link: DEVILS BACKBONE Submission Form

Please send your headshot and acting resume (if any) in PDF format to [email protected].

Use the following SUBJECT HEADING for your submission (personalized to YOU):

Your First and Last Name, ROLE, City, State, DEVILS BACKBONE
For example: John Smith, MAN, Charlottesville, VA, DEVILS BACKBONE

If you fill out the form, email your headshot & resume AND type the subject heading as instructed, your submission is considered complete!

Thank you for following our instructions. Submitting does not guarantee you an invitation to audition, but it does put you in consideration for one. We are only able to respond to those submissions we select for auditions, but we sincerely appreciate your interest!

We will be holding first round auditions via self tape ONLY. Digital callback auditions will be held via Zoom.



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