Grandma's Invention


Project Description : A materialistic Persian teenager is forced to spend the afternoon with his recently widowed grandmother. Project Location : Los Angeles SAG: USC has special agreement with SAG that allows us to work with SAG talent without breaking any rules. No Nudity Shoot Days 11/4, possible 11/5, and 11/11 for Pooyan and Granny Mehri. Shoot Days for Auntie Nasim and Susan will likely only be one day. Role 1 Role Name : Grandma Mehri Role Description : a once revered painter, who know sulks in her house, reliving the memories of her and her late husband. She is from Iran and lived through many hardships unlike her spoiled grandson. Must be able to speak Farsi. Gender : female Age Range : 60s-80s Ethnicity : Middle Eastern Union : SAG-AFTRA;Non-Union Paid : Unpaid Role 2 Role Name : Pooyan Role Description : an obnoxious, materialist Persian teenager. Having been raised in Los Angeles; Pooyan didn't have to experience the same hardships as his grandmother; like many teenagers his age, he is obsessed with his phone; he's constantly texting, snapping, and gramming and dreads spending time with his grandmother, who unlike him isn't much of a talker. Gender : Male Age Range : Teen;Twenties Ethnicity : Middle Eastern Union : SAG-AFTRA;Non-Union Paid : Unpaid Role 3 Role Name : Susan Role Description : a strong Persain mother, who doesn't take shit from her kids; she is a good daughter and knows that surrounding her mom (grandma Mehri) with her kids is a good way of keeping her company as well as her kids out of hair. Gender : female Age Range : Thirties;Forties;Fifties Ethnicity : Middle Eastern Union : SAG-AFTRA;Non-Union Paid : Unpaid Role 4 Role Name : Auntie Nasim Role Description : One of Grandma's Mehri's daughters who still lives in the middle east; looks different to Susan because of where she is living, as she has to dress in traditional garb; she is easily distracted and is the ditzier of the two sisters; must be able to speak farsi. Gender : Female Age Range : Thirties;Forties;Fifties Ethnicity : Middle Eastern Union : SAG-AFTRA;Non-Union Paid : Unpaid  

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