Casting: Hampton, Virginia


arvold.casting is seeking actors local to Hampton, Virginia for the feature film JACQUELINE AND JILLY.

Please follow the instructions below to be considered.

SAG-AFTRA Ultra Low Budget
Writer/Director: Victoria Rowell
Casting Director: Erica Arvold
Casting Associates: Meghan Apostoles
Casting Assistants: Morgan Landers

Shoot Dates: July 21, 2018 – August 3, 2017
Shoot Location: Hampton, VA


[CHRIS] 20s, this handsome young man is an old admirer of Jilly who has carried a torch for her since childhood. A natural charmer, he tries to flirt with her over a game of darts in a local tavern.

[YOLANDA] This ageless yoga instructor is amused by Jacqueline’s pained reactions in class, and encourages her to keep going. She later gives Jilly some information about a healing retreat. Yoga experience a plus.

[MR. CHEN] 50s, all ethnicities, this wealthy and aggressive shipping company owner meets with Magnus to discuss lobbying efforts for his firm. He makes sexist comments about Magnus’s secretary, Ruth.

[RUTH] 30s, all ethnicities, this gorgeous, extremely efficient young woman is Magnus’s secretary. When Magnus suggests he is interested in her romantically, she makes it clear that if he comes on to her again, she’s quitting.

[ANGIE] Late teens to early 20s, all ethnicities, she’s Jilly’s roommate in rehab. Fed up with the program, she announces that she’s leaving the facility with her boyfriend — which Jilly thinks is a very bad idea.

[DR. BEVAN] 30s to 40s, Caucasian, this conservative doctor is a “pain management specialist” who has been supplying Jilly with illegal meds. He nervously agrees to give her pills for the “last time”.

[NURSE] 30s, Latina, warm, this nurse investigates a disturbance in Jilly’s hospital room and asks Jilly and her visitors to keep it down.

[BARTENDER] 20s, all ethnicities, this ripped male bartender serves Jacqueline, who feels a bit out of place in the hip young establishment.

[BIANCA] Late teens to early 20s, all ethnicities, this beautiful college student squeals with delight when she receives the school’s photojournalism award.


If you are available and appropriate for this project, please select ONE of three ways below to submit:

OPTION 1: If you have an agent, your agent may submit you for this project through Breakdown Express.

OPTION 2: If you have an Actors Access account, you may submit for this project through Actors Access.

If you have already submitted for this project via Breakdown Express or Actors Access, please do not double submit!

OPTION 3: If you do not have an Actors Access account or an agent (or do not wish to use one for this project), follow the instructions below:

  1. Please fill in the form at the following link: JACQUELINE AND JILLY Submission Form
  2. Please send your headshot and acting resume (if any) in PDF format to

Use the following SUBJECT HEADING for your submission (personalized to YOU):
Your First and Last Name, ROLE, City, State, J & J
For example: John Smith, MR. CHEN, Hampton, VA, J & J

If you fill out the form, email your headshot & resume AND type the subject heading as instructed, your submission is considered complete!