Chicago Casting: 'Widows' Casting Call for a Restaurant Scene

Viola Davis Widows Casting

Viola Davis at the 89th Annual Academy Awards - Press Room held at the Hollywood and Highland Center in Hollywood, USA on February 26, 2017. (Tinseltown /

Widows starring Viola Davis is now casting extras for a restaurant scene in Chicago, Illinois.

Casting directors are now casting talent to work on a scene filming this Wednesday, May 17th, and Thursday, May 18th for an upscale restaurant scene. Producers are looking for extras between the ages of 35 to 55 to work on Wednesday for a bar scene and men and women between the ages of 20 to 40 for a trendy upscale restaurant scene.

About Widows:

Viola Davis will star in Steve McQueen’s upcoming heist thriller “Widows” for New Regency. “Gone Girl” screenwriter and novelist Gillian Flynn is on board to pen the script with McQueen. Based on the 1983 British miniseries about a caper gone wrong, the story follows four armed robbers who get killed in a failed heist attempt, leaving their widows to finish the job.
To audition for a role in the upcoming feature film, check out the casting call breakdown below.

Widows Casting Call

CASTING CALL (UPDATED 5/16) PROJECT: WIDOWS DATES & RATES: SEE BELOW LOCATION: CHICAGO Please read the descriptions before submitting! UPSCALE BAR/RESTAURANT PATRONS DATE: Wednesday, 5/17 DESCRIPTION: We're looking for MALE and FEMALE/ Ages 35-55, All ethnicities, upscale/classy looks, with good wardrobe, clean cut- THESE ARE WEALTHY HOTEL GUESTS/RESTAURANT PATRONS. RATE: $88/8 TRENDY UPSCALE RESTAURANT PATRONS DATE: Thursday 5/18 DESCRIPTION: We're looking for MALE and FEMALE, Ages late 20s- early 40s, All ethnicities Multiple looks: 1. Trendy 2. Ladies who lunch 3. Business Looks RATE: $88/8

To apply click here.

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

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