Casting Teen/Pre-Teen for Pilot

Posting Date: June 30, 2017

Production: Miskits Producers: Fresh Films* Contract: SAG-AFTRA New Media contract

Shoot Location(s): Greater Chicagoland area

Pilot Synopsis: You know you’re not quite perfect, but that’s no reason to be put out to pasture. Can these misfit kids change their destiny? It’s Island of Misfit Toys meets Goonies.

Seeking Performer Who Can Portray:

Pete: Open ethnicity; any gender; 10-14 years-old; deaf or blind; has a curious and creative spirit.

We strongly encourage performers who are deaf or blind to apply for this opportunity.

Submission/Audition Instructions:

Submit headshot and resume to and include “Pete for Miskits” in subject line. Please note the following:

Auditions: Tuesday, July 11
Additional auditions, if needed, plus all call-backs: Wednesday, July 12 and Thursday, July 13.
Audition Location: Augustana College Regional Office, 377 E. Butterfield Road, Lombard, IL 60148
Actors must be available for all production days.
Primary actor pay: $200/day + 10 percent agency
Rehearsal: $100/day + 10 percent agency

*Fresh Films is a non-profit production company that creates films and TV shows while engaging diverse teens on-set to build significant confidence, career and life skills. See more at