Drop Dead Diva is an American Legal comedy/drama/fantasy TV series that debuted on Lifetime on July 12, 2009. The hour long series was originally created by Josh Berman and is produced by Sony Pictures Television.

The series stars Brooke Elliot as Jane, a plus size lawyer whose body is inhabited by the soul of a fashion model.

On January 15, 2013, Lifetime canceled Drop Dead Diva after four seasons. However, on March 1, 2013, a month and a half after Lifetime canceled the dramedy series, the cable network inked a deal with producer Sony Pictures TV to bring the show back for a fifth season.

Now Bill Marinella is holding an Open Casting Call for the Season 5 of Lifetime’s Drop Dead Diva!

Bill Marinella recently, posted the following casting call on their Facebook for the upcoming 5th Season of Lifetime’s Drop Dead Diva:


Drop Dead Diva Open Casting Call

The following is a breakdown of what is needed:

*Males and Females 18 years or older.
*All types, any ethnicity.
*Hip, trendy, upscale Los Angeles law office types.
*Should have amazing hair (both men and women).
*Should wear high class business attire.
*Preferred is charcoal, grey, navy, or earth tone colors.
*NO LOGOS or bright colors.

The show is set is Los Angeles, CA. but is filmed in Peachtree City, GA which is located about 30 miles south of Atlanta. Please wear your best high class business attire (i.e. collard shirts, blazers, pencil skirts, heels).

Time & Date: Thursday April 25, 2013 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Where: TCBY Braelinn Village Shopping Center 532 Crosstown Drive Peachtree City, GA 30269

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  1. I read recently, a week or so ago, that the 5th season was canceled. It was announced mid January.

  2. Looking forward to working with Bill Marinella I have been on extra shoots before but would love to do my favorite show “Drop Dead Diva” looking forward to the Open Casting Call next Monday in Roswell

  3. My name Everett Lyke. I got to play a part in a movie an extra I was in the audience and got to dress up as a lawyer.
    I dress up in a suit and a top hot. All I did is go on stage and bow they took close up to. The movie comes out at
    the end of this year.it is called. Sand castle the movie.
    please check it out. Thank you for your time have a nice day.

  4. Nice ‘want ad’ but you should have someone proof- read it first. I know we’re in Georgia, the South, and some people may show up with collard (greens) shirts instead of collared shirts.
    I’m thrilled there will be a season 5!

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