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Recurring Featured Extras for SARAH’S OIL

A number of people are needed to serve as recurring featured extras for the feature film SARAH’S OIL. The film is scheduled to begin production soon in the Bartlesville, and Okmulgee, Oklahoma areas.

Pay is guaranteed at $140 for the day, not to exceed 12 hours. Anything over 12 hours incurs overtime pay. Additionally, those selected will be asked to attend a costume fitting in advance of filming. Fittings are in Tulsa, OK, and those selected will be compensated an additional $30 for the fitting.

Hotel and travel is NOT provided. 

SARAH’S OIL is a major feature film by Kingdom Story, the people behind such films as I CAN ONLY IMAGINE, AMERICAN UNDERDOG and JESUS REVOLUTION. It is produced by Kevin Downes, John Shepherd and Zac Levy. The film was written by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh and is being directed by 

Cyrus Nowrasteh.

SYNOPSIS: In 1914 little Sarah Rector was granted a plot of dusty Oklahoma land, where she not only discovered an ocean of oil, but a rich vein of greed, corruption, violence, and betrayal that threatened her life and all she loved. Poor, and only 11-years-old, Sarah was pitted against the mightiest forces of the time, yet she prevailed with courage, family, friendship and faith to become the wealthiest Black girl in the world.

NOTES:

Due to period clothing available, men need to be in the jacket size of 35-48, with waist sizes 2-60. Women bust range is 30-50, with waist size 28-51.

No visible tattoos on face, neck, hands or arms.

MEN: Men with facial hair must be willing to have it trimmed to period style. No modern haircuts. 

WOMEN: No modern hairstyles, no dyed or highlighted hair. Must be appropriate to the time frame of 1914.

BREAKDOWN OF RECURRING FEATURED EXTRAS

TROZER – Middle aged Caucasian male. A Surveyor. Not a nice guy, and perhaps on the shady businessman side. Currently filming June 28 and July 2, but subject to change. 

WIDOW WOMAN – Caucasian female, mod 40s to early 50s, still attractive. A sad widow. Currently filming June 28, July 10, 11 and 16.

WHITE GIRL – Caucasian female, 9-12 years old. Currently filming July 15.

MACHINE GUN GUY – Caucasian male, a G-man. Currently films June 24-25.

CREEK MEN – Indigenous male, 25-50. Not necessarily Creek, but Indigenous. Currently filming June 21, 24 and 25.

DEVNAN’S GOONS – Caucasian males, 21-40. These are goons and thugs, serving as muscle and intimidation. Currently filming June 26 and July 2.

TO SUBMIT FOR THESE ROLES:

READ AND FOLLOW THE SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS VERY CAREFULLY.

Failure to follow the instructions will likely result in your submission being lost, mis-filed or accidentally deleted.

– Email two photos to the casting office. A head and shoulders and a full body shot.

– Include all contact information including:

-NAME

-PHONE NUMBER

-EMAIL ADDRESS

-CITY/STATE of residence

-CLOTHING SIZES

Men: Suit, Jacket, Shirt (neck and sleeve), Pants (waist and inseam)

Women: Numerical Dress size, measurements (bust, waist, hips)

-Make the subject heading of your email: SO – (name of role). Example: SO – TROZER

-Send the email to submit.freihofercasting@gmail.com

(If you do not send to the email address listed, your submission WILL NOT BE SEEN.)

-If you are selected for the project, you will be contacted by email. Check emails regularly.

– NO PHONE CALLS

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