Independent feature film 'Gimme Shelter' auditions and casting calls

The Indy feature film "Gimme Shelter" is in pre-production and casting for the films co-stars, supporting players, day players, and extras is underway.

"Gimme Shelter" is being written, produced and directed by Ron Krauss, who is a notable music video and commercial director. Krauss is a Writers Guild of America Award nominee, and has won several prestigious Film Festival awards. His Independent film "Puppies for Sale" had the highest honor of being exhibited at the prestigious National Gallery of Art museum in Washington D.C.

Ross Krauss' Aron Productions will produce along with Jeff Rice Films. Dama Claire will serve as co-producer. Claire recently was co-producer on the Fox Searchlight Pictures Academy Award nominated film "Conviction" which starred Hilary Swank and Sam Rockwell.

Principal Actor Casting

See the post titled Headshot and Resume Information regarding how to submit for acting roles.

Please submit photos and resumes by mail only.
No phone calls or personal drop-offs.

Los Angeles:

Mary Vernieu
J.C. Cantu
"Gimme Shelter" Casting
1009 Abbot Kinney Blvd
2nd Floor
Venice, CA 90291

New York:

Pat Golden
"Gimme Shelter" Casting

Extras Casting


Production Companies:

Do NOT send photos and resumes to the production companies, as they will most likely end up being thrown away. They do not cast the films, rather they hire casting directors who sort through the thousands of submissions.

Jeff Rice Films

in association with

Aron Productions/Day 28 Films
9903 Santa Monica Blvd.
Suite 822
Beverly Hills, CA 90212


Ron Krauss
Jeff Rice
Dama Claire


Ron Krauss


Vanessa Hudgens
Brendan Fraser


Based on the true story of "Apple" Bailey, a pregnant teenager turned away by her Wall Street father because of her decision to have her baby. Forced into the streets, she embarks on a desperate journey of survival to an underground shelter where a dedicated Housemother and a diverse group of girls help to change her life forever.