Netflix is gearing up to film a new movie, “A Song in the Dark,” in New York State this fall and is currently casting for several key roles.

Filming will start on Monday, September 16, and wrap up on Friday, October 18. The production will take place in various locations, including Middletown, and areas throughout the Hudson Valley.

Photo by Jon Tyson on Unsplash
Photo by Jon Tyson on Unsplash

What's The Movie About?

According to, "A Song In The Dark"

is a drama inspired by true events that delve deep into the life of Shannon and her family. Shannon is a teenager facing the profound complexities of gender dysphoria amidst the deceptive realms of social media. As her journey takes a dramatic turn, she finds herself ensnared by Jesse, a charming yet dangerous trafficker. When the police are too slow to act, her father, John, takes matters into his own hands and does everything possible to find his daughter and save her, as Jesse threatens to unravel everything Shannon holds dear, sending her off to a Mexican cartel. At the same time, Shannon's parents face the daunting challenge of navigating a complex and unforgiving legal system, to fight against accusations that threaten to destroy their lives.

For those interested in acting, there are several exciting opportunities. The roles available include:

Shannon Harper: A female lead, aged 10 to 25, with a pay of $3,500 per week for five weeks.
Elsa Harper: Another female lead, aged 40 to 50, also earns $3,500 per week but for four weeks.
John: A male lead, aged 40 to 55, with a pay rate of $3,500 per week for five weeks.

Both experienced actors and newcomers are encouraged to apply. If you're interested in auditioning, you can find more details and apply here. There are also many other paid roles available, so it’s a great opportunity for anyone looking to break into the industry or add to their acting resume.

Photo: Getty Images
Photo: Getty Images

This is an exciting chance to be part of a Netflix production and work in the beautiful Hudson Valley region. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to star in “A Song in the Dark” and be part of an incredible filmmaking experience.

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