"Occult", an upcoming show from A & E Network and producer Michael Bay, is now casting co-starring roles for its first season which begins production in Mid-May.
This suspenseful series will be about a troubled FBI agent who is distraught over the loss of his wife. He teams up with a female FBI agent to create a new task force which investigates occult crimes.
"Occult" is being written by James Wong, who has also co-written the shows "American Horror Story" and "The Event".
The show will be produced by Michael Bay, Andrew Form, Bradley Fuller and James Wong for Platinum Dunes in association with A & E Network.
Send emails to CableThriller@gmail.com by April 30th for more info.
["Alana Hutchins"], any ethnicity, 18 - Mid 20s. Alana is an outgoing, smart, popular, and privileged college girl who happens to be the daughter of the Governor of Louisiana. Alana has a wild streak and loves to go out partying with her sorority sisters. But despite her boldness, Alana has lived a sheltered life up until now, and there is a touch of naivete about her. When Alana is suddenly kidnapped by a mysterious cult, she panics and is extremely traumatized by the experience. CO-STARRING ROLE
["Lucy"], any ethnicity, 20s. Lucy is a brash, bold, and spunky "goth" woman who is obsessed with the occult. She wears black lipstick, and she is pretty, mysterious, and alluring. Lucy has a tendency to be reckless and often gets a thrill out of dangerous situations. CO-STARRING ROLE
["Lin"], Asian, 20s. Lin is a smart, fearless, and quietly confident policewoman who works for the New Orleans Police Department. Despite her toughness, Lin is still able to have a healthy sense of humor when she's off duty. PRINCIPLE ROLE
["Blair"], any ethnicity, 30s - 40s. Blair is a brilliant, thick-skinned, and brassy FBI Agent who is every bit as strong-willed as her male colleagues at the Bureau. She is an Ivy League graduate and she is very insightful about the inner workings of the criminal mind. STARRING ROLE
["SWAT Commander"], any ethnicity, 40s - 50s. This female SWAT Commander is a tough, commanding, and hard-nosed woman who works for the FBI under Agent Thompson. She is stationed outside of a building where the Governor's daughter is being held hostage. PRINCIPLE ROLE
["Temo"], any ethnicity, 20s. Temo is an intelligent, offbeat, introverted, and quirky guy who works at a mortuary. Temo is in charge of tagging and storing all of the dead bodies which come into the morgue. He has a somewhat aloof attitude toward his job, and he also has a dark and macabre sense of humor. CO-STARRING ROLE
["Josh"], any ethnicity, 18 - Mid 20s. Josh is a fun-loving, reckless, and yet charismatic guy with a sarcastic sense of humor who is spending his spring break in New Orleans this year. He is a charming and handsome guy who loves to go clubbing with his college buddy Matt. CO-STARRING ROLE
["Thompson"], any ethnicity, 30s - 40s. Thompson is a clever, sharp-minded, and highly driven FBI Agent who has been assigned to the investigation of the kidnapping of the Governor's daughter. Thompson has a very focused and undramatic quality about him. He can think on his feet but never overeacts to anything. STARRING ROLE
["Monroe"], any ethnicity, 50s. Monroe is a stern, demanding, and yet level-headed and concerned director of the FBI office in New Orleans. He takes his job with the utmost seriousness and often must scold the agents who work underneath him. He's physically imposing and can be quite intimidating to people. CO-STARRING ROLE
["Captain Cooper"], any ethnicity, 40s - 50s. Captain Cooper is a serious, commanding, and very formal man who is a police captain for the New Orleans Police Department. He is very brief with his words and always asks direct questions which get right to the point. The officers in his department all look to him with admiration. CO-STARRING ROLE
Please send photos and resumes by April 30th to CableThriller@gmail.com for more information!