Clapit is the talent discovery app that crowdsources professional and amateur actors straight into film & TV roles. The two winners of clapit’s D.O.P.E. Unit TV open call will perform speaking roles in the TV pilot “D.O.P.E. Unit” by filmmakers Jared Safier (4 time Emmy award winner), Thomas Walton, Paul Torre & Eileen Wisor.
All people ages 16+ who are legal residents of the USA are eligible to enter. No prior acting experience is required. There is no charge to download clapit or enter the contest. IMPORTANT: Clapit reserves the right to disqualify any Entrant in breach of the Official Rules which you should read on clapit.com.
To audition please improvise one of the following character breakdowns in your 20 second video audition:-
OPTION 1 – Andy (male role)
You have been dealing drugs for a while and hear a knock at the door. It’s the police and they have a search warrant to search your house. Improvise this scene!
OPTION 2 – Erica (female role)
You’re upstairs and are “high” on drugs. You hear Andy downstairs talking to police and suddenly a police officer confronts you in your room. Improvise this scene!
HOW TO APPLY
1. Download clapit from the iTunes App Store.
2. Between 19 October 2019 – 28 October 2019, post one 20-second video audition onto clapit in ‘Portrait’ orientation. Be sure to click “Dope Unit#3” when posting your video audition. Also type your name, your age, and your city & stateof legal residence in your post.
3. Invite your family, friends & fans over text, email & social media to download clapit and “clap” (vote) for your performance.
4. Filmmaker Thomas Walton will choose one female winner from the top 5 most clapped female auditions and one male winner from the top 5 most clapped male auditions plus the clapback audition. These finalists get the chance of winning the two roles.