HBO’s Joe Paterno movie starring Al Pacino is now casting football players New York City.

Casting directors are looking for athletes to play college football player types in a team meeting (18 to early 20s, 6’+, large build) for background work on 7/18 (Tuesday) for HBO’s UNTITLED LEVINSON PROJECT (starring Al Pacino as Penn State Coach Joe Paterno). Filming will shoot in Long Island, New York. No football or acting experience needed.

About HBO’s Joe Paterno movie:

Joe Paterno

 UNIVERSITY PARK, PA – OCT 9: Penn State coach Joe Paterno looks down during a loss to Illinois at Beaver Stadium October 9, 2010 in University Park, PA (Editorial credit: Richard Paul Kane / Shutterstock.com)

According to Variety, the movie’s logline is the following: “After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Joe Paterno is embroiled in Penn State’s Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, challenging his legacy and forcing him to face questions of institutional failure on behalf of the victims.”

To audition for a role in the new movie, check out the casting call breakdown below.

HBO Joe Paterno Movie

Seeking NonUnion to play college football player types in a team meeting (18 to early 20s, 6’+, large build) for background work on 7/18 (Tuesday) for HBO’s UNTITLED LEVINSON PROJECT (starring Al Pacino as Penn State Coach Joe Paterno). Interior scene filming in Long Island, NY. No football or acting experience needed. Must have full day availability and valid, unexpired ID. Pay rate: $121/10 hours.
Email your name, union status (SAG-AFTRA or NonUnion), phone number, height, weight, current snapshot/selfies to ulp@gwcnyc.com Write “Facebook Football Types” in the subject line of your email.

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If you are not local and/or do not fit the description, do not apply