school students to play two lead roles in an upcoming Paramount Pictures film.
This film, Pale Blue Dot, is co-written and directed by Academy Award-nominated
Jason Reitman (Juno, Up in the Air and Thank You for Smoking). The cast
includes Adam Sandler, Jennifer Garner and Rosemarie DeWitt.
At this time, we are conducting a state-wide search for the following teenage
TIM: Age 15-17; Caucasian. Tall and athletic. Quiet, handsome and
thoughtful. Ideally over 6’2” with broad shoulders. Tim used to be the star of the
football team. No football is required for the role.
DANNY: Age 15-17; African-American, Hispanic or Caucasian. Likeable
quarterback of the JV football team. His head is lost in football.
Interested parties are encouraged to email a photo and their age to casting
director Vicky Boone at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please list the character name
“TIM” or “DANNY” in the subject line. If cast, compensation will be on the scale of
The film shoots in Austin later this year.
Vicky Boone has done the regional casting for such films as The Tree of Life
(starring Brad Pitt), Ain’t Them Bodies Saints (starring Casey Affleck), Parkland
(Starring Paul Giamatti) and The Girl (starring Abbey Cornish).