virginia lottery commercial – casting complete


Arvold Casting is searching for Virginia-based actors for a holiday season Virginia Lottery Commercial.

Spang TV
Directors:  Chris Williams and Matt West
Producers:  Melanie Cox and Jordan Rodericks
Casting Directors:  Erica Arvold and Michelle Kelly

Audition Dates:  Week of October 12th
Audition Locations:  Charlottesville and Arlington, VA
Callback Date:  Monday, October 19th
Shoot Date:  Friday, October 30th
Shoot and Callback Location:  Richmond, VA

Pay:  See descriptions below, ranges from $800/day to $1,000/day (plus 10% if agent)
Travel/Lodging:  Provided if applicable
Usage:  13 weeks in Virginia


ETHAN:  African American male, early 30’s.  Cool and friendly, a good host and a good guy.  Ethan’s frustration with Tyler’s attitude grows to simmering rage until a solution is found that saves the party.   $1,000/day, 1 day.

TYLER:   Caucasian male, early 30’s.  Tyler is a trying too hard, wannabe hipster, with an obvious affectation like a silly mustache.  Actor should be able to communicate a range of snobby emotions with facial expressions.  $1,000/day, 1 day.

WOMAN WITH LOTTERY GAMES:  Female, Any Ethnicity, early 30’s.  This party guest is the life of the party, oblivious to the tension brewing between Ethan and Tyler as she swoops in to save the day with Lottery Games.  $800/day, 1 day.


ONLINE SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:  We are seeking Virginia-based actors.  Proof of Virginia residency will be required.  If you are appropriate for this project, please follow the instructions below to submit.  Please only submit following ONE option.

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

Option 2: If you do not have an agent, follow the instructions below and fill out our online form. Please fill in the form at the following link:  Submission Form

Please send your headshot and resume in PDF format to [email protected] ASAP (also copy the resume into the body of the email if possible, please do not worry about formatting).

Use the following SUBJECT HEADING for your submission (personalized to YOU):
For example: John Smith, ETHAN, Staunton, VA

If you are able to email your headshot and resume AND fill out this form successfully, your submission is considered complete. We are accepting both direct submissions and agency submissions for this project as well as via Breakdown Express.

Please submit only ONCE.

Thanks so much for following our instructions! We will be having auditions by appointment ONLY. Submitting does not automatically get you an audition, but it does get you considered for one. We are only able to respond to those submissions we select for auditions, but we sincerely appreciate your interest!


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