Football Film Holds Open Casting Call

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    One Heart movie to hold open casting call in North Texas September 9, 11-12.

    Producers of a film based on two Texas high school football teams are holding an open casting call for the theatrical motion picture, One Heart.

    One Heart tells the story of a 2008 high school football game pitting players from the Gainesville State School, a maximum-security juvenile facility, against Grapevine Faith School.

    Dallas Cowboys tight end, Jason Witten said, "One Heart is a powerful story that is already impacting troubled kids right where we live and all across America," said Cowboys tight end Jason Witten.

    NBC 5's Matt Barrie spoke to players and coaches of both teams after the actual football game. They spoke about what the game meant to them and how it changed their life. You can watch the award-winning story here.

    For the casting call, Interested players and extras must pre-register by logging on to the film's website. The deadline for registration is September 8, 2012.

    PLAYER REQUIREMENTS: Male players between the ages of 18-25 with extensive football experience. Players must have completed their high school football eligibility and should NOT be seeking NCAA eligibility through a college or junior college football program. Those selected for player roles are paid positions.
     
    Registration, screening and interviews will be held on Sunday, September 9th,
    at the Hilton Hotel Southlake Town Square, in Southlake, TX, from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
     
    On-field tryouts will be held on Tuesday, September 11th and Wednesday, September 12th at a Dragon Stadium located in Southlake, TX.
     
    Those interested in participating that do not meet the specific requirements for football players can still tryout for the movie.

    AUDITION CALENDAR
     
    FOOTBALL PLAYERS
     
    Sunday, September 9th, 2012
    Registration for FOOTBALL PLAYERS ONLY (REQUIRED)
    LOCATION: Southlake Hilton, Southlake, Texas
    TIME: 8a-6p
     
    Tuesday, September 11th, 2012
    ON-FIELD FOOTBALL TRYOUTS for pre-selected players only
    LOCATION: Dragon Stadium, Southlake, Texas
    TIME: 8a-6p
     
    Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
    ON-FIELD FOOTBALL CALLBACKS
    LOCATION: Dragon Stadium, Southlake, Texas
    TIME: 9a-2p
     
    EXTRAS CASTING - MUST BE OVER 18 - Registration Required on website. (Coaches, Guards, Cheerleaders, Inmates, etc. Some of these roles will be paid) They do not need to attend casting call at this time.
     
    UNDER 18/PROMO FANS - Registration Required on website. Fans will not be paid and do not need to attend the casting call.