Scouting, extras, audio casting, contracts, student & short films
We provide a complimentary casting service to our clients, however this is limited to casting within the boundaries of our own agency. We keep the casting procedure simple and hassle free by following the simple steps below:
Before casting commences it is best to have received a quote for your project. For us to provide you with a quote we need to know the following information:
- Media to be used – TVC, Film, Training DVD etc
- Duration of campaign – 3mths, 6mths, 12mths etc
- Exposure – SA Only, National, International
- Talent requirement – Speaking, Non – speaking, Featured, Extra
Client to provide a character breakdown featuring number of actors, ages, sex, a brief description of role. A storyboard and/ or script is also very helpful when casting.
We check our data base and pull files of every actor who fits the description. We then email the client headshots of all suggestions. The client can feel confident the actors put forward are all capable of handling the role.
Once the client has selected a list of potential actors from the headshots an audition is arranged and we put them down on DVD to send to the client. In some cases the client may wish to conduct the audition.
Upon being notified of the chosen actor, Actors Ink consultant will continue with the booking process, providing contact details, measurements and ensuring the actor is fully briefed for the job.
We also offer the service of tracking down particular talent should you have a project with specialized requirements.
We are experts at extras casting, providing a broad mixed range of ages, looks and races. We have a talent pool of over 3000 extras registered with us.
Audio Casting (Voice Overs)
Actors Ink also has an extensive database for voice-over artists featuring accents, character voices, impersonators, presenters and a variety of languages. We have most of these voices on C.D. and are able to email mp3 samples.
We are happy to assist clients, actors or student filmmakers devise contracts that will best serve themselves and the actors involved in their projects. We have a number of contracts and release form templates to serve almost any purpose within the industry.
Student and Short Films
Actors Ink provides full support to student film makers of Australia and are happy to cast these films as well as advise in all areas of contracting etc.