Casting Calls

Black Brain Pictures now casting for four male characters for new drama series

Written by TVSA Team from the blog Casting Calls on 13 Aug 2020
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Black Brain Pictures, producers of Hola Mpinji, Lockdown and Side Dish among many others, are doing another round of open castings for a drama series, this time for four specific male characters.

The characters

This is a brief of the characters from the production house:

An African Nguni speaking male with a tall yet slim stature who resembles the features of a street smart, shifty hustler between the ages of 35 to 50.

An African Zulu and English speaking male with attractive, fit and healthy features between the ages of 24 to 32.

An African Zulu speaking male with a linear stature who resembles a good, middle class, hard working family man between the ages of 40 to 50.

An African Nguni speaking male with the ability to speak Johannesburg tsotsi slang, a big and macho stature resembling wealth, between the ages of 50 to 60.

How to audition

If you suit any of these, you can send an audition tape to Black Brain Pictures on this e-mail address:

Please note: no application closing date has been provided by the production house. We'll update here if they do.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted individually by the Black Brain Team.

If you have a casting that you think TVSA members and readers need to know about, please contact us on this address:


1 Comment
17 Sep 2020 12:17 edited on
9/17/2020 12:23 PM

Hi tvsa I just want to let you know that I emailed Black Brain Pictures my audition tape via WeTransfer but they never downloaded it until it expired that's my complain

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