MK Djarum

Production Company
Starless Sky Productions
Producer(s)
Connor Nyhan
Director(s)
Gwynn Davies
Casting Director(s): 
Connor Nyhan & Gwynn Davies
Union Status
Non-Union
Project Type
Film
Student Production
No
Compensation Details

Volunteer. Food and Transportation will be paid for because it is a necessity.

Audition Location
Vancouver BC
Shoot / Performance Date(s)
Between mid September and Mid October
Shoot / Performance Location(s)
The Greater Vancouver Area
Submission Deadline
Tuesday, July 12, 2022
Submission Instructions

Please submit a Headshot, CV and Acting Reel to mkdjarum@gmail.com

Project Synopsis
MK Djarum is a paranoid, 1960’s set cold war thriller. It follows an investigative journalist who uncovers a government conspiracy. This leads to the death of two chemical engineers, and our journalist’s downward mental spiral as he struggles to interpret reality.
Character 1
George
Age
22-35
Gender
Male
Description
The protagonist; George is an investigative journalist. Unbeknownst to him, he becomes the target of a government conspiracy as he delves deeper into the deaths of two chemical engineers.
Character 2
Pierce
Age
40-60
Gender
Male
Description
The antagonist; He’s personable and charming, but has ulterior motives. It is he who tries to silence George and suppress the leak of information.
Character 3
Michelle
Age
20-30
Gender
Female
Description
George’s girlfriend; Michelle is an actress. She is tired of George not paying attention to her, as he is involved in his work. By the end, she seems worried about his lack of memory.
Character 4
Patrice
Age
30-50
Gender
Female
Description
Pierce’s “wife” (government partner); Similar to Pierce, on the outside she is pleasant, but a cunning and ruthless spy nonetheless.
Character 5
Phil
Age
35-50
Gender
Male
Description
George’s coworker; Phil is also a journalist. He encourages George to keep digging into the case even when all seems lost.
Additional Characters

Margaret (35-60)
A coworker of George and Phil. She is a copy editor.