Showtime Series Weeds Holds Auditions – 2012 Auditions

Producers Holding Casting Call for Showtime TV Series “Weeds”

The Showtime series “Weeds” is now casting starring roles for an upcoming episode for Season 8! Weeds is an American comedy series created by Jenji Kohan and produced by Tilted Productions in associations with Lionsgate Television. The main character Nancy Botwin, played by Mary-Louise Parker, is a widowed mother of two boys who starts selling Cabbanis (Marijuana) to support her family after her husband dies suddenly of a heart attack. As the show progresses over the seasons her family gets caught up in even more illegal things.

The show made its debut on Showtime, a cable network channel about 7 years ago and has been a hit since. They have been nominated for two Satellite Awards, one Golden Globe Award, Writers Guild of American Award, Young Artist Award, and an Emmy Award. The show was recently renewed for another 13 episodes and the premiere is planned for mid-Summer. The main characters in the series are played by Mary-Louise Parker, Hunter Parrish, and Alexander Gould. Kevin Nealon and Justin Kirk also make waves in the story. The Los Angeles based creator, Jenji Kohan, was also responsible for the HBO TV Series hit “Tracey Takes On…” that ran from 1996-1999.

There are a total of nine roles being cast for filming over the next few weeks. Talent ages 4 and up to 70 years old are encouraged to submit their applications and photos. No professional acting experience will be required for the roles, must be comfortable working in front of the camera and embody a big personality. Taking direction well is another perk to this set of directors and producers. A headshot and resume submission is mandatory for all applications. Make sure to submit your information today as auditions dates and times are filling up! Best of luck!

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17 Responses to Showtime Series Weeds Holds Auditions – 2012 Auditions

  • Krystal Ramirez says:

    Hi my daughter is intersted in modeling, acting hope this is in the texas area.

  • adrienne says:

    I would like some info on auditioning

  • belton c. haig sr. says:

    I have been a follower of Mary- Louise Parker’s work since “The Client” and would really enjoy an opportunity to meet/work with her in person on the set of “WEEDS”

  • SMiLEy says:

    IM 20 and will be perfect for any roll i have seen the show nd love it. to me it woulfd be an honor and privilege to work with Mary Parker!!!!!

  • Lisa says:

    she will be great and have a epic future one so getfid will no go? to waste they turned her into someone older than she is which was wrong her young age and her spunk were what made her adorable but by god can she sing and i cant wait to see what the future holds for her

  • Hanna says:

    I have alway’s dreamed of becoming an model/actress. So i done something about it. I went and got myself an agency & learned alot of things. Since i have started modeling & acting 2years ago i have got one job aug last year for the mayor’s healthy hometown living commercial. It was an experience of an lifetime for me. I live,eat,sleep this is my life this is something i can see myself doing for as long as i’m around cause i got what it takes to be the next star of tomarrow…THANKS!!

  • Jessica says:

    It is my dream to be an actress.I have the passion for acting and the desire.I have been in theater since I was four. I also recently did a photoshoot for girls hair accessories. I have taking acting classes for 5 years at John Rober Powers. I have also taken acting and modeling classes at John Casablancas for a year.I can come across very intellectual and smart because I have a unique lower voice. I can currently travel to Los Angeles, because I live pretty close.I sing,run track/crosscountry, swim,dance,hike,figure skate, model, and bike.
    Age:18
    Height: 5’6
    Weight:105
    Hair:Blonde
    Eyes:Blue

  • Kaitlinn Ladwig says:

    Hey. I have always wanted to be an actress. i love this show. it is addicting. lol. but if i got this audition i would be so greatful.
    ~Kaitlinn

  • carmella simmons says:

    I would be a great fit for this series

  • lauren says:

    Please consider me. I love acting and it is my Passion.

  • Regan K. Langley says:

    Hi I’m Regan K. and I love to perform (acting, singing, playing an instrument) and I also wear glasses :-) . I’m very hardworking and dependable. I just know that I could do great in this commercial and I would appreciate it so much just to be considered. Thank you so much for your time and any response at all would be greatly appreciated.

    Regan K. Langley (kaylarae59@gmail.com)

  • A-Louise Ali says:

    I am open to audition for “WEEDS” when possible.

  • Ronald Koury says:

    Have worked on over two dozen feature films and love it!

  • Heather Gideon says:

    My daughter is 6 years old and would love a chance to be on her mothers FAVORITE show ever! She just started working with images studio in St. Louis Mo. She’s very outgoing, loves to be in front of a crowd and loves to meet new people! Please consider her!

  • Rayna McNairl says:

    Hi, i love weeds and i can kinda relate to some of these characters personailties. I believe that i would be the perfect pick to star in weeds expecially if you want a crazy chick .

  • Cristina Cornejo says:

    Im 22, Im from Ecuador. I speak english and Spanish. Im good following orders and always willing to take risks for what I love. I love the show and I would like to be a part of it.

  • When I tell people how old I am, they look at me in awe. I’ll be 21 in April, but I usually look like I’m 16. Being tiny tends to do that to people. However, I have a sharp hourglass figure, and I’m corset trained.
    Sometimes my friends call me Mary, which also seemed appropriate for my Korean teacher and classmates to call me. “Maryann” is a bit awkward in the Korean language. I know bits a pieces of a few languages and I want to someday be fluent in at least three.
    I go to Montgomery College and am transferring to the University of Maryland for a degree in Criminal Justice. My focus will be Forensic Science. If you’ve seen NCIS, you know Pauley Perrette’s character of Abby. I want to be Abby incarnate.
    Judging from the sheer diversity in the friends that I have (9+ groups), I’d say I’m a very accepting, friendly person. I can also be very abstract, and people sometimes describe me as eccentric, humble, and sometimes paradoxical. You could also ask me anything and I’ll respond truthfully. Why would I have anything to hide?
    I’m also a giant nerd. I love video games, video game music, conventions, science fiction, anime, Dungeons and Dragons (I’m not even kidding), and tabletop and strategy board games. I’m also a member of the Gamer Symphony Orchestra at the University of Maryland where I have played guitar for four years.
    My inspiration for acting came at a young age from Shirley Temple, Elisabeth Taylor, Marilyn Monroe, and Judy Garland. I’ve been previously enrolled in John Robert Powers, Model Productions Management, and ExploreTalent for acting and modeling. At my current InterFACE, I’m enrolled for modeling. I can do anything but dance.
    This past Halloween season, I was payed to work at the Field of Screams in Olney, Maryland, a Halloween attraction. Around the same time in 2012, I was in a fairy-tale themed murder mystery, where I played Belle from Beauty and the Beast. I also have experience on stage as an extra, a named musical extra, and two main roles.
    I’ve played guitar for coming up on 7 years, I’ve been singing since I could talk, (my first song was “Sweet Dreams” by the Eurythmics) and I have a number of unfinished written works, including songs, plays, novels, and musicals.

    Location: Gaithersburg, MD
    Age: 20
    Age Range: 16-21
    Height: 5’4″
    Weight: 104 lbs
    Dress: S
    Skin: Very fair
    Hair: light brown, long and wavy
    Eyes: Green with long eyelashes
    Ethnicity: Caucasian. I’m a Celtic mix with Native American ancestry.

    If you wish to contact me, here’s my email address: maryann.moses17@yahoo.com and feel free to check out my Facebook for current pictures: https://www.facebook.com/MaryannM0ses/photos

    Thank you so much for your time, and I hope to hear from someone soon!
    ~Maryann

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