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 Mary Jane Bulseco, Thomas Walton & Paul Torre.
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 – LISA (female role)
Lisa is a heroin addict and has been taken into custody by police officers because she stole her mother’s wallet to buy drugs and her mother reported her because she has had enough. Lisa is in the police car and explains to the police what transpired. Improvise this scene!
OPTION 2 – POLICE OFFICER (male role)
You are a police officer and you arrive to take Lisa into custody. When you arrive Lisa and her mother are screaming at each other and Lisa is really upset that she is being arrested. You are trying to calm them both down so you can get Lisa into the police car to take her to the police station. Improvise this scene!
HOW TO APPLY
1. Download clapit from the iTunes App Store.
2. Between July 7, 2019 – July 17, 2019, post one 20-second video audition onto clapit in ‘Portrait’ orientation. Be sure to click “Dope Unit” when posting your video audition. Also type your name, your age, and your city & state of 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 Mary Jane Bulseco 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.