Location: San Antonio, Texas
Date: 30th March, 2016
The casting agency for client Western Union, a money exchange and transfer company, is looking for actors for the shooting of their upcoming commercial. The story is centered on one person receiving money transferred by another from a different country of the world.
The actor required is a Hispanic female that will play the role of a mother. The age bracket must be between 40-55 years of age; old enough to have children above the age of 20.
In order to be considered for selection, you must be a local resident of San Antonio, Texas because we are not providing accommodation and commuting. So to avoid any hindrances in shooting schedule, it is important that you reside in the area.
The pay rate is 700$ for the entire filming and wherever applicable, is subject to 20% increase; like in situation where the hire has to perform anymore other than the described role.
Your application will include your head shot and your resume. The subject line of your application will say “Mom”. Submit the aforementioned details at AACsubmissions@gmail.com
About The Commercial
The commercial will air on local television for a period of one year and for their commercials or any other activity, they hire non-union people which means that they do not hire any people with relations with trade unions.
The story of the commercial revolves around a middle aged woman receiving money from her children from other countries on mother’s day, special occasions, and for their daily living expenses. She will be shown as receiving money through the channel of western union and how the money transfer company’s services have allowed her to conveniently receive money from her children wherever in the world they may be due the service provider’s deeply rooted network across the globe.
About The Company
Western union is an American company, providing communications and financial services, founded in 1851 with the aim of easing out the process of sending money across the globe to different countries. Their headquarters are based in Englewood, Colorado, USA. You do not even need to have a bank account to receive money through them as they deliver direct cash to the recipient that is given to them by the sender from anywhere in the world. They claim that the whole process takes only minutes to complete; from sender giving the money to send till the recipient getting the cash in hand in local currency of the place he lives in. Western Union is the oldest of the many money transfer services today.
This is a great opportunity for you to star in a commercial for a well known brand and establish connections with people that know the industry. You may make an impact on someone and land a bigger role for the future. Apply now!