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Movie audition may present acting opportunity for locals

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jul 18 2013 03:56:48 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 18 2013 03:57:07 PM CDT
EASTON, Pa. -

You may have a chance to fulfill dreams of acting right here at home.

Award-winning filmmaker Zeke Zelker is hosting an open audition this Saturday in Easton for his new movie "Billboard an Uncommon Contest for Common People!" The auditions will be held at 522 Northamptom Street beginning at 9 A.M. lasting until 12 P.M.

The film is a feature-length comedy about a struggling radio station who hosts a billboard sitting contest in hopes of raising its ratings. The movie features four contestants and how they survive the contest.

The casting crew is searching for a Hispanic male in his 30's to play the part of "Jose," a Mexican immigrant in search of the American dream. The actor should be no taller than 5'4".

The movie will be shot in Easton in the fall of 2013.