Freihofer Casting, the leading casting office in the state of Oklahoma, accepts submissions for interns to work in the casting office three times per year, corresponding with college semesters: January- May, May-August and August-December.leading casting office in the state of Oklahoma, is now accepting submissions for interns to work in the casting office.
Many former interns currently work in production for various companies like MTV, Warner Brothers, Dreamworks and more. Interns will assist in the auditions and casting for actors and extras for commercials, feature films, web series and more. The majority of the work will be performed in Norman, OK, but some travel is occasionally needed to locations such as Dallas, Tulsa and other areas.
Applicants must be college students that will earn college credit for their internship. Those applying must have their own transportation, good computer skills and excellent telephone and people skills. They must be friendly, outgoing, self-motivated and well organized. A theatre background or TV/Film background is preferred. A sense of humor is a must! College students or recent graduates preferred, but anyone over the age of 18 with their own transportation may apply.
Interns must be available to commit to large blocks of time a few days per week. Shifts are either mornings, evenings or both and can range from 2-3 days per week to full time. General office hours are generally 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday with occasional nights and weekends.
Interns get a feel for the fast pace of the casting world, get to know agents on the phone, learn to schedule and confirm casting schedules, greet actors, do a little crowd control every now and then and get a chance to see what goes on behind the doors during a Television, Film, or Commercial audition itself.
In the past months, Freihofer Casting interns have been in the casting rooms and on set for the Untitled Terrence Malick Project, the feature films AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY (Meryl Streep & Julia Roberts), THE JOGGER, RUNNING DEER, THUNDERSTRUCK, to the wonder (Ben Affleck & Rachel McAdams, directed by Terrence Malick) HOME RUN, SO THIS IS CHRISTMAS, YELLOW, JUST CRAZY ENOUGH, COWGIRLS N’ ANGELS, THE KILLER INSIDE ME (starring Casey Affleck, Jessica Alba and Kate Hudson) with director Michael Winterbottom, HEAVEN’S RAIN and the film DOONBY in Austin, TX. They have also sat in on auditions for dozens and dozens of commercial castings, including national spots for AT&T, Nike, Gatorade, Sprint, Verizon and many more.
To apply for one of the internships, send a resume and cover letter, including your schedule of availability for the semester for which you are applying to Chris@FreihoferCasting.com. Make the SUBJECT LINE of your email CASTING INTERNS – (Internship Session). (Example: CASTING INTERNS – MAY-AUGUST, 2013).