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[TEXAS] Ep 1.04 Young // ID Cable TV LSJ / AUDITIONS

Katz Kasting Casting Notice: Ep 1.04 YOUNG

Project Name; LONE STAR JUSTICE Director: Jonny Mars Casting Director: Katrina Cook Katz Kasting

Project Type: Crime Re-enactment, Cable TV Series (Pilot) Network: ID Channel Brief Synopsis: Cold Case Investigations Union Status: Union or Non-Union may apply: This is non-dramatic programming and not subject to Global1/No Contract No Work.



Death: February 18, 1999


Need actors to help tell the Victim's story. Actors will be portraying real people from a real murder that occurred. The actor portraying the victim will be re-enacting a brutal attack that occurred and may be sitting or laying for hours in pools of fake blood as we re-create this tragedy to tell the victim's story.

HAIR/FACIAL HAIR - If cast as a role with a photo, you will be required to cut your hair or facial hair to match the photo.

DISCLAIMER: All roles are subject to change, be downsized or removed altogether by the network. We are working on a tight block of days, so actor flexibility is required.


Paid: Paid: $196 per day (Supporting- bigger roles) / $140 per day (featured-important but smaller roles) /$126 per day (small roles/possible non-speaking)

Ep 1.04 & Ep 1.06 will film concurrently & in 2 blocks. You must have NO MAJOR (unmovable) CONFLICTS during any of these dates.

Film Dates:

BLOCK 1: Wednesday, March 27th - Friday, March 29th // 3 days

BLOCK 2: Monday, April 1st - Thursday, April 4th // 4 days

Shoot Location: Texas - Haltom City, Dallas, various homes/crime scenes in the Metroplex area.


Local Hire: Talent who can work as a local hire to Dallas, TX (area)

Travel/Lodging/Per Diems: Not Included/Provided by Actor

LOCAL HIRE ONLY. These castings require network approval and could be done last minute. No guarantees on multiple or consecutive dates or advance notice of set days. Self report each day of call.


Character Breakdown: Re-enactments (Must look similar to the real person if photo is available)

  • William Young (Victim) - $196/day. Male, African American, 18 years old, Young was a kid headed down the wrong path. The prosecutor says Young sold drugs. Young no longer lived with his parents. He'd been moving around, staying with friends and staying in motels. (Photo)

  • Detective Jason Waller -$196 day. Male, Caucasian, 30s, Detective Waller is currently a professor of criminal justice at a local College. Waller is a former Police Officer and Sheriff's office detective. Describes the crime scene to the jury. (Younger version of the attached Photo)

  • Shams Masters (Suspect) - $196 day. Caucasian male, 26 years old, 6'1, 155 lbs, Sandy blonde hair, green eyes. William's roommate at one time, arrested multiple times on drug charges and bank robberies. (Photo)

  • Aaron Vaughn (Roommate) - $140 day/ Male, African American, late teens- early 20s , Sham's roommate. Lies to the cops. Owns the vehicle used in the murder.

  • Max Bishop (& dog) - $140 day/ Male, any ethnicity, 30s-40s, dog walker with dog - prefer an actor who can bring their own (well behaved/trained) dog. Walks his dog and dog runs off into the woods. Discovers the body.

  • Aaron Tyler - $125 day. Male, late teens-early 20s any ethnicity. Questioned by police. went to school with William, hung out in the same circles, possible suspect, buries his guns in his back yard.

  • Rosalind Young - $125 day/. Williams Mother , Female, African American, Age 36-45. Mother of an 18-yr old boy.

  • Williams Father - $125 day. Male, African American, Age 38-48. Father of an 18-yr old boy.

PHOTOS: Actor who looks this look/age


Sham Masters: Actor that has this look/age

DETECTIVE JASON WALLER - Need Actor to be a younger version of this photo. (20 years ago)





SLATE AT THE END. Slate must include: Name, Agency, Age (if minor), HEIGHT & Can you work as a Local hire in Dallas, TX?

VIDEO RETURN: 1) Login to the KatzKasting database & add to the Audition Event Page for Episode 104

2) Upload to My Dropbox

If your info is not in the KatzKasting database, you will need to send an email with your headshot/resume & contact info AFTER you upload to Dropbox.


To submit: Submit online or via email


Go to Click LOGIN or Join Database (Create a profile) Click EVENTS (Tab) CLICK OPEN EVENTS

Locate the Event for "EP 104 YOUNG // LONE STAR JUSTICE // TEXAS" and download the scenes & return your video before the deadline.


send photo asap to KATZ@KATZKASTING.COM with subject "LSJ ep 1.04/(Role of Interest) " and your contact info. If you match the photos, Check your email for a reply.

PLEASE NO TEXTS OR PHONE CALLS. Follow directions to submit immediately!

Thanks! Katrina Cook Casting Director

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