Steven Spielberg’s ‘Amazing Stories’ is Now Casting Atlanta Middle School Students

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Steven Spielberg attends 'The BFG (Le Bon Gros Geant - Le BGG)' photocall during the 69th annual Cannes Film Festival at the Palais des Festivals on May 14, 2016 in Cannes, France. (Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com)

Apple is now casting Atlanta background extras for Steven Spielberg’s Amazing Stories reboot in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now casting middle school kids ages 11 to 16 years old for a scene filming this Friday, January 11th in Atlanta, Georgia. Talents will be compensated $75/day and must be registered with Central Casting and the Georgia Department of Labor.

About Amazing Stories:

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Steven Spielberg speaking at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con International, for “Ready Player One”, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California. (Via Gage Skidmore/ Flickr)

According to reports, Apple is now filming in Atlanta, Georgia under the code-name “Puget Sound” for the upcoming Steven Spielberg reboot. Variety reports the new series is a reboot of Amazing Stories. “Apple is set to reboot the cult classic sci-fi series “Amazing Stories” from Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Television, Variety has confirmed.” A reboot of the anthology series was originally scheduled for NBC. Bryan Fuller will serve as an executive producer on the Apple version with Amblin’s Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey also executive producing. The 10-episode order for the series is part of a new content deal between Amblin, Apple, and Universal TV.

How to audition?

To audition for a role in Amazing Stories, check out the casting call breakdown below.

Apple’s Amazing Stories Casting Call

**Puget Sound***

Work: Friday 1.11
Rate: $75/8
Location: Atlanta, GA

Middle School Kids: Kids who are ages 11-16 years old. Must be 4’7” or taller any ethnicity.

MUST BE
-Registered w/ the Georgia Department of Labor
-Registered w/ Central Casting (unless they have a photo ID)

If this is your child please submit a clear photo(s), name, number, age, their GDOL # and height to [email protected]

Please put “FRIDAY MIDDLE SCHOOL” in the subject line.

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Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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