Casting directors are currently seeking a stand in/ photo double for Richard Gere in the upcoming feature film "Franny" filming in Philadelphia.
recently reported on the upcoming feature film.
Gere portrays a hedonistic philanthropist who ingratiates himself into the lives of a newlywed couple in order to recreate the life he once had. Andrew Renzi is directing from his own script, which he developed at this years Sundance Screenwriters Lab. He directed a the shorts Karaoke! and The Fort, which premiered at Sundance this year and last year, respectively.
Franny producers are Treehouse Pictures, TideRock Medias Thomas B. Fore and Jason Michael Berman, and Big Shoes Medias Jay Schuminsky. Exec producers are Magnolia Entertainments Shelley Browning and Michael Diamond, Soaring Flight Productions Ruth Mutch and QEDs John Friedberg.
posted the following Casting Call on their Facebook Page:
Franny Starring Richard Gere Casting Call Information
We are looking for a stand in/double for Richard Gere for the feature film, Franny.
Must be 510 and have longish salt & pepper hair. This is a SAG-AFTRA position.
Shooting will be in the PHILADELPHIA area, beginning October 14, 2013. Must be available through the end of November
If you meet the requirements, and are LOCAL to the Philadelphia area, please send a picture/resume to:
No Phone calls please.