CRAZY FOR THE STORM (Role of YOUNG NORMAN) Rate: TBA

CRAZY FOR THE STORM (Role of YOUNG NORMAN) Rate: TBA

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Logline: The true story of a harrowing plane crash and the treacherous descent to safety of an eleven year old boy, framed by the complicated relationship with his charismatic, yet flawed father.

This project is set in Southern California in 1979.

[ YOUNG NORMAN ]
Male.10-12 years old. white, athletic, smart, small for his age, shy but assured at the same time. He has a 70’s beach vibe about him. Norman is living in the shadow of his larger than life, surfer-attorney father (Big Norm), and is at the mercy of his divorced parents’ whims. At an early age and against his will, Norman is thrust into the world of competitive skiing and surfing, and must face his dad’s intolerable levels of pressure: to compete, to win, and to fight the elements. Throughout these challenges, he builds up the strength of character to survive. In 1979, he was the sole survivor of a plane crash in the San Bernardino Mountains that took the lives of three other passengers, including his dad. Faced with freezing temperatures and treacherous terrain, a very resourceful Norman must use what skills he’s learned from his father to survive the impossible. NOTE: While actors must be athletic, surfing and skiiing abilities are not required…LEAD

Project Dates: October – December 2024

The Kings Casting