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Elvis Presley Biopic, ITV

Elvis Presley Biopic, ITV
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Casting ID: #7317   //   Views: 32,116

Production Description
In this biopic documentary series, we look at the lives of the biggest names in American entertainment history. Through a combination of interviews with family and friends, archive footage and dramatic reconstructions.

Elvis Aaron Presley, born January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977, was an American singer and actor. Regarded as one of the most significant cultural icons of the 20th century, he is often referred to as the "King of Rock and Roll" or simply "The King".

Casting through self-tapes only. Actors must be UK based.

Production states: "The Biopic, Autopsy and Breaking the Band series are back and with a lot more regulations in place of course. We are scheduled to film the Elvis biopic between the 20th and 25th July 2020. The exact dates will be confirmed nearer the time. The production team are working hard putting all the health and safety guidelines in place, which will be sent to all successful candidates prior to going on set."

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations
Shoots between 20-25 July. The exact dates will be confirmed nearer the time.

Compensation & Union Contract Details
Professional Pay
Pays between £250 and £400 per day depending on role - see character breakdown for full pay details.


Key Details

Location

Nationwide, United Kingdom

Skills

Acting

Start Date

Wednesday, 24 Jun 2020

Deadline

Saturday, 18 Jul 2020

Roles

Elvis Presley (Lead)

a male actor that resembles Elvis Presley in the later years of his life between 35-42. He had put on a bit of weight at this point. He had dark hair and sideburns but a wig can be fitted.
As a non-speaking featured lead role, the actor will be based on an all rights buyout of £400 per day.
Ethnicity: White / European Descent

Gender: Male
Age: 35-42
Payment: Paid
Expenses: Yes
Experience Requirement: Amateur
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Elvis Presley 19-35 (Lead)

male actor that resembles Elvis Presley in his prime and between the age of 19-35. Elvis was around 1.83m in height although this is not essential as we are looking for someone that is a good lookalike!
As a non-speaking featured lead role, the actor will be based on an all rights buyout of £400 per day.
Ethnicity: White / European Descent

Gender: Male
Age: 18-35
Payment: Paid
Expenses: Yes
Experience Requirement: Amateur
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Colonel Tom Parker 45-65 (Lead)

Colonel Tom Parker 45-65 (Lead): Male, 45-65
someone that resembles Elvis's manager, Colonel Tom Parker. He had dark hair with a receding hairline (bald on top). Height around 6ft. Large male.
As a non-speaking featured support role, the actor will be based on an all rights buyout of £250 per day. The programme will be airing in America on channel Reelz.
Ethnicity: White / European Descent

Gender: Male
Age: 45-50+
Payment: Paid
Expenses: Yes
Experience Requirement: Amateur
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Elvis Presley (Lead)

a male actor that resembles Elvis Presley in the later years of his life between 35-42. He had put on a bit of weight at this point. He had dark hair and sideburns but a wig can be fitted.
As a non-speaking featured lead role, the actor will be based on an all rights buyout of £400 per day.
Ethnicity: White / European Descent

Gender: Male
Age: 35-42
Payment: Paid
Expenses: Yes
Experience Requirement: Amateur
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Young Gladys Presley (aged 24) (Lead)

a female actress that resembles Glady, Elvis's mother in her 20s. She had dark short hair and a slim physique.
As a non-speaking featured support role, the actor will be based on an all rights buyout of £250 per day. The programme will be airing in America on channel Reelz.
Ethnicity: White / European Descent

Gender: Female
Age: 24-27
Payment: Paid
Expenses: Yes
Experience Requirement: Amateur
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Gladys Presley (aged 45) (Lead)

a female actress that resembles Gladys, Elvis's mother in her 40s. She had dark short hair and a larger physique.
As a non-speaking featured support role, the actor will be based on an all rights buyout of £250 per day. The programme will be airing in America on channel Reelz.
Ethnicity: White / European Descent

Gender: Female
Age: 40-45
Payment: Paid
Expenses: Yes
Experience Requirement: Amateur
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Young Vernon Presley (aged 21) (Lead)

a male actor that resembles Vernon, Elvis's father in his 20s. He had light coloured hair and a slim physique.
As a non-speaking featured support role, the actor will be based on an all rights buyout of £250 per day. The programme will be airing in America on channel Reelz.
Ethnicity: White / European Descent

Gender: Male
Age: 21-25
Payment: Paid
Expenses: Yes
Experience Requirement: Amateur
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Vernon Presley (aged 56) (Lead)

a male actor that resembles Vernon, Elvis's father in his 50s. He had grey coloured hair and a medium physique.
As a non-speaking featured support role, the actor will be based on an all rights buyout of £250 per day. The programme will be airing in America on channel Reelz.
Ethnicity: White / European Descent

Gender: Male
Age: 45-50+
Payment: Paid
Expenses: Yes
Experience Requirement: Amateur
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