Casting Call: British Female age 35 – 50 for Comedy Short Film

‘I’m A Rapper Girlfriend’ is seeking a British Female aged 35 – 50 for a lead role on a short comedy film.

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On the eve of her highly anticipated album debut, a young British rapper is secretly betrayed by her mother and boyfriend.

ROLE: MUM (Lead)

DESCRIPTION: Any Ethnicity,  35-50, BRITISH (British/Cockney dialect must be PERFECT). Nervous, self-conscious, but with a fire inside. Mum struggled to raise Rapper Girlfriend as a single parent in London, surviving on government aid. She is proud of her daughter’s success, but struggles with loneliness and alcoholism as Rapper Girlfriend is pulled away from her by newfound fame. After she gets intimate with Rapper Girlfriend’s boyfriend, she must hide the evidence of her betrayal. 

PAY: $125/day under SAG Short Film Agreement (meals provided)

DATES: Shooting in mid-July in NYC either the weekend of July 14th+15th OR July 21st+22nd (submit if you are available for either weekend).

APPLICATIONS: Self tapes will be accepted until June 25th, 2018. For sides and self-tape instructions email: (as well as submitting photos and résumés).

About the Team

Cody Kostro (Director/Writer/Editor) is a filmmaker and actor. He made his Broadway debut last year in John Guare’s Six Degrees of Separation and has made several appearances in television and film with upcoming roles on Elementary (CBS) and All the Little Things We Kill (2018)

Andy Lilien (Director of Photography) was the cinematographer for Two Step (Official Selection SXSW), Roadie (Official Selection Tribeca Film Festival) and Californication (Season 5 Premiere, Showtime). He has shot hundreds of national commercials as well as music videos for Aerosmith and The Rolling Stones.

Check out Rapper Girlfriend videos below:



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