Role / Project description: ReelVintage Media is doing a worldwide search for a breakout star to cast in the lead, female role of upcoming independent feature film, AGG, written and to be directed by Shaina Ghuraya.
Logline: AGG is an upcoming dark comedy, romance about a bride-to-be whose plans include impressing the groom’s family, picking the perfect gown, and taking murderous revenge on her abusive family. Just a normal wedding.
ROLE: "Agg", Physical: 18-25; Female; South Asian; Visible Disability
Her Story: Agg is a woman with a disability who is witty, fierce and resourceful. Agg has been confined to her family home her whole life, and more specifically, locked in her bedroom for the past five years because she dared to be born without a foot. When her conservative Punjabi family tries to trick a man into an arranged marriage by hiding her disability, Agg decides the wedding is the perfect time to enact revenge against her abusive family.
Submission deadline date: 12/01/21
If chosen for the next round, you will be asked to submit a self-tape using one of the provided sides.
Please Note: Our lead character is a Punjabi woman with a prosthetic foot. In the nature of being advocates, our intent is to cast authentically. Please only apply if you are South Asian/Indian with a physical disability.
Casting / Agency Contact Details
K. Giselle Johnson