Oprah’s ‘AMBITIONS’ Atlanta Casting Call for Musicians

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OWN’s new TV series Ambitions by Will Packer is now casting musicians in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming this Tuesday, December 4th in Atlanta, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • • UPRIGHT BASS PLAYER
    – MUST KNOW HOW TO PLAY THIS INSTRUMENT
    – PRODUCTION HAS INSTRUMENT ON SET.
    ***Wardrobe requests you have a BLACK SUIT for the scene.
  • • DRUM KIT PLAYER
    – MUST KNOW HOW TO PLAY THIS INSTRUMENT
    – PRODUCTION HAS INSTRUMENT ON SET.
    ***Wardrobe requests you have a BLACK SUIT for the scene.
  • • PIANO PLAYER
    – MUST KNOW HOW TO PLAY THIS INSTRUMENT
    – PRODUCTION HAS INSTRUMENT ON SET.
    ***Wardrobe requests you have a BLACK SUIT for the scene.
  • • TRUMPET PLAYER
    – MUST KNOW HOW TO PLAY THIS INSTRUMENT
    – $50 FOR BRINGNING YOUR OWN TRUMPET
    ***Wardrobe requests you have a BLACK SUIT for the scene.

About OWN’s Ambitions:

According to Deadline, “Ambitions (working title) is a multigenerational family saga centered around one woman who, having recently relocated and intent on revitalizing her marriage, finds herself going head to head with some of the most powerful and deceitful players in the city. Ambitions will begin production later this year and will debut on OWN in 2019.” The series will be produced for OWN by Will Packer Media in association with Lionsgate/Debmar-Mercury.

Will Packer
Will Packer and Cast member – attending “Ready to Love” Dating Show premiere watch party by Own Network at Suite Lounge on 10/23/2018 in Atlanta, Ga – USA (Jamie Lamor Thompson / Shutterstock.com)

How to audition?

To audition for Oprah’s OWN series Ambitions, check out the casting call breakdown below.

OWN Ambitions Casting Call

***NOW CASTING 4 JAZZ BAND MEMBERS FOR SCENES THIS TUESDAY, 12/4! ***

CAB Castings, LLC. is looking for 4 PAID JAZZ BAND EXTRAS (AGES 21 AND UP of ALL RACES) to be a part of our new project “AMBITIONS” filming here in Atlanta, GA.

AMBITIONS is a new soap opera-style drama from Will Packer Media and Lionsgate that will be on the OWN Network in 2019. Ambitions is a multigenerational family saga centered around one woman who, having recently relocated and intent on revitalizing her marriage, finds herself going head to head with some of the most powerful and deceitful players in the city.

We are looking for the following specific band extras for the scene:
***You will not really be playing, just pantomiming the notes and have an earwig in to hear the prerecorded track.***

• UPRIGHT BASS PLAYER
– MUST KNOW HOW TO PLAY THIS INSTRUMENT
– PRODUCTION HAS INSTRUMENT ON SET.
***Wardrobe requests you have a BLACK SUIT for the scene.

• DRUM KIT PLAYER
– MUST KNOW HOW TO PLAY THIS INSTRUMENT
– PRODUCTION HAS INSTRUMENT ON SET.
***Wardrobe requests you have a BLACK SUIT for the scene.

• PIANO PLAYER
– MUST KNOW HOW TO PLAY THIS INSTRUMENT
– PRODUCTION HAS INSTRUMENT ON SET.
***Wardrobe requests you have a BLACK SUIT for the scene.

• TRUMPET PLAYER
– MUST KNOW HOW TO PLAY THIS INSTRUMENT
– $50 FOR BRINGNING YOUR OWN TRUMPET
***Wardrobe requests you have a BLACK SUIT for the scene.

****PRELIM TIME: 7AM
WE ASK THAT YOU BE PREPARED FOR AT LEAST A 12HR WORK DAY EACH DAY… SO PLEASE HAVE OPEN AVAILABILITY FOR THESE DAY OF.***

The rate for these specific extras on this production is $300/12hrs of work. You will receive payment in the form of a check in the mail 2 to 3 weeks after filming.

If available, please email the information below to [email protected]
w/ Subject Line: JAZZ BAND 12/4
ALSO PLEASE INCLUDE ALL INFO BELOW:
– Name
– Number
– Age
– WHAT INSTRUMENT ABOVE DO YOU PLAY?
– Height
– Sizes (Shirt, Pants, Jacket, etc.)
– 2 RECENT pictures of yourself (headshot/full body)
– Do you have visible tattoos? If so where?
– Car Type/ Model/ Year
*********PLEASE INCLUDE ALL INFORMATION ABOVE IN YOUR EMAIL FOR PROPER BOOKING!!!

A member from CAB CASTINGS, LLC. will call you to book your attendance in a scene and confirm availability if interested in booking you for the show.
***SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY.

Thanks so much and we look forward to seeing you all on set!
– CAB Castings, LLC.