Casting: Nashville, Tennessee


Top Talent Management Casting Call for actors in Nashville / Franklin, Tennessee area for new National Geographic project, Evolve!

Project Synopsis: 5-time Emmy Award winning Production Company Evolve Studio is co-producing National Geographic’s new Episodic TV Series: The Story of God. Hosted by Morgan Freeman, this series explores the great mysteries and encounters that people have had with a Higher Power. Spanning from 1st to 21st Century, Evolve will produce recreations from across history, capturing cinematic visualizations of powerful and inspirational stories.

Shoot Dates: Jan 14-28, 2019

Talent Requirements: Non-union, non-speaking roles / re-enactments. $100/day

Especially Seeking the below Specific Roles:

Peasant Girl– Age 14 (give or take)

– French, dark hair, tan

– severely asthmatic, has vision, follows instructions to dig a well and townspeople think she’s crazy, cured

– likely filming in woods/cave on Jan 28th


Vesuvius Child

– Young, age 4-7, boy or girl (no specific look to match)

– Italian, brown hair

– clinging to mom/dad as volcano erupts outside, huddles with them as they’re covered in ash (vfx)

– would LOVE to cast a child with at least 1 parent (or family, if available)

– likely filming in studio Jan 18th

Indian Boy

– Age 11 (give or take)

– boy survives on his own in the jungle

– wearing loin cloth

– likely filming Jan 15th


Indian Teen

– Age 17 (can be up to 20yr)

– survivor, fearless, sleeps with tiger at his feet (vfx)

– wearing loin cloth (fit and lean, but not body builder like tarzan)

– will look like older version of boy

– likely filming Jan 15th

Ethiopian Emperor

– 38yo male, Brown skin, African but close to India, short facial hair

– coronation scene

– likely filming in studio on Jan 18th


Native American Man

– 18yo male (age 18-21, minor would be ok)

– long black hair that can be braided

– overcoming troubled youth, sleep deprivation leads to trippy vision

– likely filming in woods on Jan 25th


Greying Man – Epilepsy

– caucasian male, age 25-40, thick hair but just beginning to grey

– trippy experience while laying in hospital bed

– likely filming in hospital on Jan 22nd


Greying Man – Exorcism 

– caucasian male, age 35-50, average looking, hair just beginning to grey

– jogging and walking, modern-day exorcism

– likely filming on Jan 24th AND Jan 27th


Pizza Delivery Boy

– Middle Eastern, Male, 20s, short facial hair

– delivers pizza, but is murdered when man opens the door, possible hate crime (father forgives murderer at trial)

– likely filming in apartment location on Jan 24th

There will be some other Indian roles for young adults, age 18-34, male and female.

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