Casting Breakdown for "Assassin" - Logan/Wheeler episode

Role#1 Rani Khan
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[Rani Khan]: Kashmiri.  Brother of Bela Khan.  Supports her sisters' political work, but is concerned about the accompanying danger and financial drain that her activism brings.  When Bela is release d from house arrest to return to New York, familial and political tensions CEOs to a head.  Please submit actors who could appear to be of Kashmiri descent; ie. Indian, Pakistani, Arab-American, etc. (Guest Lead)

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 50


Role #2 - Bela Kahn
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[Bela Khan]: Beautiful, regal Kashmiri woman.  After being held in Kashmir on house arrest for two years Bela returns to her family in NY and resumer her crusade for a free and independent Kashmir.  By continuing to campaign for her cause she is violating the terms of her release and her politics endangers her life and the safety of her family.  Despite this Bela is confident that she can stay one step ahead of her enemies.  Please submit actors who could appear to be of Kashmiri descent; i.e., Indian, Pakistani, Arab-Amerian, etc. (Guest lead)

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 40


Role #3 - Patel
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[Patel]: Kashmiri, physically imposing.  Longtime bodyguard for the Khan family in New York.  Bela's primary bodyguard when she returns to New York after being under house arrest.  After violence strikes on of Bela's speaking engagements with tragic results, [b]Logan and Wheeler[/b] question Patel about how deep his loyalty to the Khan family is.  Please submit actors who could appear to be of Kashmiri descent; i.e., Indian, Pakistani, Arab-Amerian, etc. (Supporting)

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 50


Role #4 - Nik KardaShian
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[Nik Karda Shian]: International man of mystery and Professional hitman who is loyal to whomever pays the most.  Questioned by [b] Logan and Wheeler[/b] about his involvement in recent shootings targeting Kashmiri activist Bela Khan.  Any Ethnicity.  (Supporting)

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 50


Role #5 - Raina Khan
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[Raina Khan]: Kashmiri-American daughter of Rani Khan and niece of Bela Kahn.  Her mother is a Connecticut WASP.  Pre-med student at Yale.  Perhaps a bit ambivalent about her aunt's politics, she is loyal to her family and close to her father Rani.  (Supporting)

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 22

Role #6 - Salman Khan
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[Salman Khan]: Kashmiri.  Bela Khan's husband.  Supportive of his wife's political career, he follows her lead in dealing with public and with her family.   Please submit actors who could appear to be of Kashmiri descent; i.e. Indian, Pakistani, Arab-Amerian,e tc. (Supporting)

Gender: Male
Age: from 45 to 55


Role # 7 - Blair Khan
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[Blair Khan]: Connecticut WASP.  Ex-wife of Rani Khan and mother of Raina Khan.  Questioned by Logan and Wheeler about her relationship to her ex and his family.  (1 scene and 1 non-speaking scene)

Gender: Female
Age: from 35 to 45


Role #8 - Kenneth Jamison
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[Kenneth Jamison]: President of Hudson University and former mentor to Bela Khan.  Invites her to speak at her alma mater and introduces her on the night of her speech. (2 scenes)

Gender: Female
Age: from 50 to 65


Role #9 - Maya
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[Maya]: Kashmiri.  After her husband resorts to uncharacteristic violence with tragic consequences, she is questioned by Logan and Wheeler about her husband's feelings about Bela Khan and her politics. (1 scene)

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 40


Role #10 - Jelani
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[Jelani]: Attractive Kashmiri. Western-educated, loyal aide to Bela Khan.  Stays with Bela during her sentence of house arrest in Kashmir and returns to the States with her after their release.  We discover that Jelani will also go to any lengths to protect Bela.  Please submit actors who could appear to be of Kashmiri descent; i.e. Indian, Pakistani, Arab-Amerian, etc.  (2 lines and several non-speaking scenes in teaser)

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 25


Role#11 - Csu Tech
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[Csu Tech]: Male or female.  Any ethnicity.  Walks Logan and Wheeler through the crime scene.  (1 scene)

Gender: Male/Female
Age: form 20 to 40


Role #12 - Devi Khan
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[Devi Khan]: Kashmiri.  Matriarch of Bela Khan's family.  She is dying and is grateful to see that her daughter, Bela, has been reunited with her family.  (2 lines)

Gender: Female
Age: from 60 to 80


Role #13- Gamin Shah
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[Tamim Shah]: Kashmiri.  Has a beard.   Uncle of Jelani.  Has a brief encounter with Logan and Wheeler when they mistake him for suspect. (2 lines)

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 50


Role #14 - Customs Agent
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[Customs Agent]: male or Female any ethnicity.  Stops a passenger from bringing a water bottle onto a plan. (1 line)

Gender: Male/Female
Age: from 20 to 40


Role#15 - Reporter
Seeking 2 talents for this role

[Reporter #1/ #2]: Question Bela Khan upon her arrival at the New York airport.  Male or Female.  any ethnicity. (1-2 lines)

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 50