GAY MEAN GIRLS | CASTING CALL
15 Minute Short Film
Gay Mean Girls is a dramedy that follows Lucy Kim, and her journey to establish Gay Prom Royalty at her school, in an attempt to charm her best friend. A coming of queer story about how relationships shift as we redefine ourselves. All the while, rising above your haters and looking flawless, cause grrl you woke up like this.
We are looking for:
Lucy Kim 16 – 22 Asian female (lead)
Lucy is the driven president of the prom committee who is struggling with her sexual identity and has a crush on her best friend, Miranda. As she comes into her power, she stops apologizing for her ambition. Learns to overcome the shame surrounding her identity to fight for something she believes in, but still remains very lonely. Tough on the outside, soft on the inside. We would like to see anyone who can play 17-18.
Miranda Hayes – 16 – 22 Caucasian female (lead)
Miranda is an out lesbian beauty vlogger. Exudes the kind of confidence Lucy wishes she has, as she knows how to exert control over her self image. However, she is reluctant to disrupt the social hierarchy, as she seeks stability in her life and relationships. We would like to see anyone who can play 17-18. *smokes a joint in 1 scene
Anita – 16 - 22 African Canadian or South Asian female (supporting)
Anita is Lucy’s Gay Prom Royalty ally, who helps Lucy on her journey to self-acceptance. She is self assured, and empathetic to Lucy’s struggles, as she’s been through them herself. We would like to see anyone who can play 17-18.
Clara – 16 -22 Caucasian female (supporting)
Clara is a straight ally who begs for her voice to be heard. Knows how to charm others to get what she wants with her saccharine sweet personality. Ambitious but won’t admit it to herself, as she doesn’t want to appear threatening. We would like to see anyone who can play 17-18.
Wednesday February 12th 3PM-6PM
Friday February 14th 12:30PM-4:40PM
Please send your headshots and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
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