Title: Nighthawks
Logline: A young man looking for answers to his problems finds said answers in the conversations of others.
Compensation: Unpaid, food provided.
Union Status: Non-Union

Edward
Role Type: Lead
Gender: Male
Age range: 17-20
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities.
Character Description: Edward is a runaway looking for the answers to his many problems. He is emotional and a little selfish.

Old Man
Role Type: Supporting
Gender: Male
Age range: 45+
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities.
Character Description: This old man is the owner of the small cafe Edward seeks refuge in, but he doesn’t show it. He is a wise, but down-to-earth person.

Mom
Role Type: Supporting
Gender: Female
Age range: 30-50
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities.
Character Description: The mother of Edward, she is emotionally distressed at most times due to the incident with her other son and her husband.

Barista
Role Type: Smaller supporting
Gender: Female
Age range: 17-30
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities.
Character Description: A monotone and somewhat sarcastic barista.

Man
Role Type: Supporting
Gender: Male
Age range: 20-35
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities.
Character Description: An irresponsible, lazy and somewhat delusional deadbeat boyfriend.

Woman
Role Type: Supporting
Gender: Female
Age range: 20-35
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities.
Character Description: Girlfriend to a deadbeat, angry at said deadbeat for leeching off of her.

Teen #1
Role Type: Supporting
Gender: Any
Age range: 14-18
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities.
Character Description: A very status quo regular teenager, annoyed with their friend’s snobbiness.

Teen #2
Role Type: Supporting
Gender: Any
Age range: 14-18
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities.
Character Description: A somewhat snobbish teenager that apparently works at a movie theatre and dislikes blockbuster movies.

If you are interested in a role, please send me an email containing the part you want, a headshot, and a Video of you reading an excerpt of your choosing from the script to ian-mccracken@comcast.net Contact me with these things ASAP.
You can access the script here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3GMiFYEkIjfS19BWnZ1aHJSaHc/view?usp=sharing
Locations and shooting dates are TBD.


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