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Axum21st is making the following casting call for its two debut motion pictures, Theodora The Great and Children of Tykarindom. Theodora The Great is the story of the greatest empress of the ancient world, set in the 6th Century Roman Empire of Constantinople. In all casting roles for Theodora The Great, musical background is a plus. We are now advertising our casting call in 10 states and 14 cities: New York, Los Angeles, Houston, Seattle, Chicago, Denver, Boulder, Grand Junction, Albuquerque, New Orleans, Columbus, San Diego and Atlanta. This is a planned union production for full-theatrical release.

You must be able to support yourself during preproduction in both these projects. Preproduction could take up to a year from the time roles are all fully cast. These are ground floor projects. This is not a quick fix opportunity if you need it to make money. So you have to time have patience and time to commit. Auditions are Mon - Fri, 4pm - 8pm; Saturdays 3pm - 8pm on an appointment basis only until roles are filled. These are all deferred contract paid basis. Our funding budget before investors will include monthly stipends during actual production that will run between $1000 - $1500 per month depending on role and experience. We are seeking people who are serious about the art, capable of commitment, but can provide for themselves while we build the project. Please examine our roles below and contact us if you are interested in an audition.

THEODORA THE GREAT CASTING CALLS:

1. Seeking that magical leading lady for a debut 3 hour motion picture historical drama. Camera 21 - 25; height 4'8 - 5'8. Dark hair and eyes. Must be a Colorado Resident or be willing & have the ability to relocate for a two year project. Send headshot, full-body shot and resume. See our special Leading Lady Page for TTG.

2. Before Tristan & Isolde, before Romeo & Juliet, There was Antonina & Theodosius! Now, in Theodora The Great comes the most consequential love story of the 6th Century Roman Empire. Now in preproduction with Axum21st. Antonina embarks on a love journey that will shape an empire. Seeking this lead supporting actress role. Camera age 28 - 35, height 4'8 - 5'8. Dark hair and eyes or willingness to change the same. Send head shot, full body-shot and resume.

3.Supporting Actress role in Theodora The Great. AMALASUNTHA. The Goth Regent Queen of Italy and one of Theodora's nemeses. Camera age 21 - 25. Looking for a nordic look. Blonde. Bright features. Blue or Green eyes. 4'8 - 5'11. Headshot, full-body and resume.

4. Co-Starring role in Theodora The Great; YOUNG THEODORA for this 3 hour, muscial-historical drama about the life and times of the greatest empress of the ancient world. Camera age 16 - 18; 5'4-5'8, thin or petite, dark hair and eyes or willingness to change the same.

5. Supporting Actress role in Theodora The Great. COMITO, Young Theodora's older sister for this 3 hour, historical drama about the life and times of the greatest empress of the ancient world. Camera age 18 - 21; 5'4-5'8, thin or petite, dark hair and eyes or willingness to change the same.

6. Supporting Actress role in Theodora The Great. ANASTASIA, Young Theodora's younger sister for this 3 hour, historical drama about the life and times of the greatest empress of the ancient world. Camera age 14 - 16; 5'4-5'8, thin or petite, dark hair and eyes or willingness to change the same.

7. Supporting Actor role in Theodora T he Great -- AREOBINDUS. Camera age 18 - 24, 5'6 - 5'9, no more than 180lbs. Dark hair and eyes or willingness to change the same. Send headshot, full-body shot and resume.

8. Supporting Actor role in Theodora T he Great -- JOHN OF CAPPADOCIA. Camera age 30 - 35, 5'8 - 5'11. Dark hair and eyes or willingness to change the same. Dark hair and eyes or willingness to change the same. Send headshot, full-body shot and resume.

9. Co-starring role of Justinian The Great; Portray one of the truly great men in history opposite one of the truly Great Woman. Camera age: 35 - 40. Heig...ht 5'9 - 5'11. I might go up to 6'0 depending on my selection of Theodora The Great. Looking for someone with Greek, Slavic, Turkish, Mediterranean, or Southeastern European features. Dark hair and eyes or willingness to change the same (i.e. wear color contacts) Headshot, full-body shot & resume. Some musical ability a plus.

10. Casting call for the role of Patriarch Epiphanaeus, the famed Bishop of 6th Century Constantinople and one of Theodora The Great nemeses. Camera age: 50 - 60, height 5'10 - 6'0. Headshot, full-body shot and resume.

11. Casting for principal extra role of Matasuintha, the sister of Theodora nemesis, Amalasuntha, The Goth Regent Queen of Italy. Camera age 21 - 25. Height 5'0 - 5'8. Looking for someone with traditional, mythological Germanic features; blonde, blue eyes. This is an excellent midlevel role, with significant on camera speaking time; meaningful scenes, for a principal extra opportunity. Send headshot, full-body shot & resume.

12. Casting for the role of Theodatus, The Goth Husband of Amalasuntha. A meaningful principal extra role with a major climatic scene. Camera age: 45 - 55; height 4'8'-5'8. Looking for someone with a bookish personality. Germanic blond features. Headshot and resume.

13. Casting for the role of Paul The Envoy of the Emperor Justinian. Casting Call for Paul the Envoy of the Emperor Justinian The Great. Looking for somone with a good ability to be spock-like. Knows how to portray emotionless with emotive power. Willing to go outside the cultural box with this role as representative of a multicultural empire. Camera age 21 - 25; height 5'8 - 5'10.

14. Casting call for the major supporting role of Macedonia Carthingus. A Greek Lady of high standing near to the imperial throne. Her son is Areobindus, Theodora's appointed Stewart. She is also the adoptive mother of the Axumite (Ethiopian) Trading Princess, Amara. The Court Informant of Justinian and Theodora, and famed Constantinoplitan Dancer. Camera age: 30 - 38; height 5'0 - 5'8. Dark hair and eyes or willingness to change the same.


CHILDREN OF TYKARINDOM CASTING CALLS:

Agia The Supernatural and her six companions: Sophia, Casandra, Nadine, Joanna, Muna and Ke'ai confront danger in a battle between the realms of Magic and the Supernatural. "Everything you thought you knew about the Supernatural is about to change!"


1. Leading role of Agia The Supernaturalite. Camera age: 12 - 14, height 4'8 - 5'4. This is a major motion picture leading role, and you must reside in Colorado for this role as there will be significant promotional, preproduction and production time commitments. Headshot, full-body shot, resume.

2. Looking to fill the role of Casandra, a significant supporting role in this original fantasy-adventure. Camera age 13 - 15, height 4'8 - 5'8, A natural redhead preferred but flexible for the right person. Headshot and resume.

3. Looking to fill the role of JOANNA, Camera age 13 - 16. Hispanic background preferred but not necessary. Height 4'8 - 5'7. Dark hair and eyes.Send headshot and resume.

4. Seeking SAILOR, male, camera age 18 – 21, height 5’8 – 5’11. This is a principle extra role. Are you good with an Irish Accent? We are looking for you!

5. Seeking KE’AI, female, camera age 12 – 14, height 4’6 – 5’0. This is an original fantasy character. This character will be significantly made-up. Must be comfortable in a truly fantastic character role. This is a transformational and co-starring role. Must be good with voice control, capable of making difficult sounds.

6. Seeking FOREST GUARD, male, camera age 30 – 35. Height 5’11 – 6’0. This is a principle extra role. You must be comfortable in significant make-up.

7. Seeking, Elegant Lady to portray the role of Samanadonisa. Camera age 25 - 35. Height 5'9 - 6'0. Thin. This is a principal extra role in the firsts installment of a planned trilogy that will grow in the next two installments. Send headshot, full-body shot & resume.

8. Casting call for the URBAN QUEEN in the original, never before produced, original fantasy-adventure, Children of Tykarindom. Camera age 25 - 35. Height 5'9 - 5'11. Looking for someone with a tall, thin look; a preference for red hair but flexible. If you can do a very good Brooklyn accent, a big plus. Send headshot, full-body shot & Resume

9. Casting for the role of Samanadonisa. Samanadonisa, the mother of Agia the Supernaturalite, and the Highest Lord of the Celestial Oasis. Camera age: 30 - 40, height 5'9 - 6'0. Natural redhead preferred but flexible for someone willing to color hair red. Headshot, full-body shot and resume.

"Everything you thought you knew about the Supernatural is about to change!" -- Agia The Supernaturalite

TOMB:

Larry is looking for a special lady to debut in his original, planned trilogy, Action-Adventure, TOMB. He will debuting his originally created character, Kitra Branson. You must be between 25 – 28 in camera age. Height 5’9 – 5’11. Have that unique business lady look in a pair of glasses. You will be shooting the investor trailer if selected. The script is still in treatment, but the investor trailer scene is ready. Send headshot, full-body shot, and resume. You submission picture should contain an imagine of yourself in a business attire and a pair of glasses. Take your time, be selective. You are educated, of colonial pedigree, and entrepreneurial as Kitra Branson. If you wish, you may send a up to 1 minute video monologue.


CREW AND EXECUTIVE PRODUCER PARTNERSHIP NEEDS:

Axum21st needs willing donors to produce our initial investor trailers for our two debut motion pictures, the American Cinematic history-making, musical historical drama, Theodora The Great; and the original fantasy-adventure, planned trilogy, Children of Tykarindom. Both are original copyrighted productions from the pen of Larry E. Johnson, who is also the founder of Axum21st, Inc. A brand new, Boulder, Colorado based motion picture and entertainment production company. With your donation, from $5 to $1000, you can receive a special perk along with the joy of being part of two major internationally minded, motion picture productions. We invite film, photographic, artists, actors, producers, and other crew specialist to join our studio for these two major feature-length productions. We are aiming to raise $10,000 for Theodora The Great’s initial investor trailer, and $5,000 for Children of Tykarindom’s initial investor trailer.

Donors can donate at www.axum21st.com.

We anticipate that Theodora The Great’s overall completed budget for full production would exceed $80 Million Dollars. We anticipate Children of Tykarindom will exceed $65 Million dollars. Our is a staged funding process. Both productions anticipate filming on location. For Theodora The Great 85% of the production is planned to be film in Colorado with the remaining 15% in Istanbul, Turkey. With Children of Tykarindom, 80% is anticipated to be shot in Colorado, 15% shot in New York City, 15% to be filmed on location in Queensland, Australia.

We are seeking to partner with Executive Producers to fund these projects. We are Seeking a Distributor agreement for World Wide Rights for a three package deal: Theodora The Great, Children of Tykarindom, and Tomb ( a planned trilogy, action-adventure with an original anti-hero Character created by Larry E. Johnson).

Join our new growing cast:

Micah Durham, Co-Starring as Sophia in Children of Tykarindom and as The Axumite (Ethiopian) trading princess, Amara, in Theodora The Great

Kazy Blaze, portraying Juda, The Halfbreed in Children of Tykarindom

Kagan Tatli, portraying the legendary general Belisarius in Theodora The Great.

Sabrina Marlana, debuting as Apamea in Theodora The Great

Auditions:

If you are local, auditions are held at in Boulder, Colorado. If you are beyond 35 miles drive time to Boulder, Colorado, then you can audition via skype. Auditions continue Mondays - Fridays 4:30pm - 9pm(MST)until all the roles are filled. Our skype ID is: Axum21st.

Send all communications and submissions to: Larry@axum21st.com or call for with questions to 720-357-5297

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