Bobby DeBarge Biopic Open Casting Call in Atlanta

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The upcoming Bobby DeBarge biopic is now casting in Atlanta, Georgia.

Destination Casting is now casting talent for the upcoming Bobby DeBarge movie. Casting directors are now hiring background actors, stand-ins and photo doubles to work on the upcoming feature film. Filming will shoot between February 6th through the 22nd in the Atlanta, Georiga area. Talents will be compensated between $72 to $100/day plus overtime. Destination Casting is looking for talent that has open availability to work on the upcoming production.

About the Bobby Debarge movie:

According to reports, a biopic about the DeBarge family is in the works. TV One is producing the project, titled All This Love: The DeBarge Family Story. The network's description of the show is as follows, "After her marriage with Robert DeBarge, a handsome white soldier, goes through a turbulent unraveling, Etterline Abney relocates her children to Illinois. The children begin singing in her brother’s church. Two of the brothers record a demo tape that, with the help of Jermaine Jackson, falls into the hands of Motown founder Berry Gordy – and the rest is history. All This Love is a story whose tale is woven with music, fame, success, romance, sibling rivalry, drugs and bonded by the glue of Abney’s love that strains to keep them all together."

How to apply:

DESTINATION CASTING IS NOW ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS FOR THE... BOBBY DEBARGE MOVIE! Shoot Dates: 2/6/19-2/22/19 (subject to change) Location: Atlanta Ga area Rate: $72/8+ot Feature Rate: $100/10+ot Paid in the form of a check via payroll company Time: Must have open availability We are casting lots of background and VERY FEATURED roles. If you are cast in a featured role you MUST HAVE FULL AVAILABILITY during the above dates. These roles work MULTIPLE days. This film is set in the 1980's. You can NOT have any of the following... -face/neck tattoos -faux braids -unnatural hair color (blue, pink, green...) -braces You must be willing to possibly... -cut/grow hair (men:facial hair) -cover tattoos -wear wig /have hair styled -remove/paint nails -bring some 80's clothing options Now let's see if you fit any of the below... 1. DEBARGE BROTHER Appears mixed (black/white) ethnicity Very fair skin Dark hair Thin fit frame Appears Ages: 18-30 Subject: DEBARGE BROTHER 2. SWITCH BAND MEMBER MALE Appears African American Cocoa brown skin Dark hair fit frame NO dred locs Appears Ages: 18-30 Subject: SWITCH 3. MARVIN MALE Appears African American Cocoa brown skin Dark hair fit frame Tall build Appears Ages: 20-30 Subject: MARVIN Must have... Professional attitude and demeanor Open availability To be considered send: 1. Name 2. Age 3. Height & Weight 4. All sizes 5. Phone 6. 3-4 CURRENT filter free photos... -All must depict CURRENT look -NO professional photos / no mirror selfies -1 shoulders up -1 waist up -1 or 2 full body Send all of the above info to: [email protected]

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