Bendiciones (RATE – TBD)

Bendiciones (RATE – TBD)

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PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Casting “Bendiciones,” a student film that tells the story of a grandmother and granddaughter whose relationship gets tested when a secret gets revealed.

ACTORS & PERFORMERS

Maya
Lead. Female. 21-30
A photographer, a multi-tasker, takes care of her grandmother and is currently in a relationship with Amber. Maya keeps this secret from her grandmother as she fears what her reaction might be despite being loyal to her.
Ethnicity: Latino / Hispanic
Required Media: Headshot/Photo
Required Skills:
* Languages: Spanish (Latin American)
* Accents/Dialects: Caribbean (Puerto Rican)

Celia
Supporting. Female. 50+
Born and raised in Puerto Rico. She moved to the States when her daughter, Maya’s mother moved to the States. Ever since Maya’s parents passed away, Celia has been taking care of Maya.

Celia is a Catholic woman. Her views are quite conservative.
Ethnicity: Latino / Hispanic
Required Media: Headshot/Photo
Required Skills:
* Accents/Dialects: Caribbean (Puerto Rican)
* Languages: Spanish

Amber
Supporting. Female. 21-35
Met Maya in a photography class. Amber wants what is best for Maya and tries to help her out when Maya’s relationship with Celia starts to hinder.
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Eddie
Supporting. Male. 10-18
Maya’s cousin. He accidentally reveals to Celia the secret that Maya has been trying to hide.
Ethnicity: Latino / Hispanic
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Jose
Day Player. 34+
Eddie’s dad; Maya’s uncle. He gives us a view on what the family is like. Only has a few lines.
Ethnicity: Latino / Hispanic
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Family
Background / Extra. 18+
Family at the birthday party.
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Dates & Locations
Shoots Aug. 23-25 2024 in NJ.

The Kings Casting