We’re shooting the dark comic thriller Kill Your Idols in Oughterard, Co. Galway between 10th and 15th April. The short film is written and directed by an Oscar-longlisted director and shot by an award-winning crew on the Arri Alexa.

Story Synopsis:

A paranoid rock star flees the press to a remote guesthouse only to find himself being stalked by a knife-wielding tomboy.

Roles available:

Jack Darling, 26

Pale and angular, Jack is a musician not afraid to dress or behave provocatively to court attention and success.


Peppi O’Doherty, 12

A tough young tomboy, her best friend is a swiss army knife.

*Must be accompanied by parent or guardian


George O’Doherty, late 40s/50s

A wiry, gruff  man. Reluctant proprietor of a large hunting lodge/guesthouse. Only father to Peppi.


Payment: Expenses and DVD only. Accommodation will be provided.

If you are interested and think you fit one of the roles above, please email us a recent photo, CV and online showreel (if available) to killyouridolsfilm@gmail.com

We will be casting in Dublin on 29th February, and Galway on 3rd March


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