Dwayne Johnson's 'Hobbs & Shaw' Open Casting Call for Speaking Roles

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NEW YORK - April 8, 2017: Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson attends the premiere of "The Fate Of The Furious" at Radio City Music Hall on April 8, 2017, in New York. (JStone /

Hobbs & Shaw is now casting background acting and principal speaking roles in Hawaii.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming in Kaui, Hawaii.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • Polynesian-looking men and women - appearing 18 to 80 years old. Samoan language skills helpful but not necessary. Interesting faces, all sizes and shapes.
  • Also Polynesian-looking men - appear 18 to 40 who are comfortable around machines, tools and have automotive and/or motorcycle skills for speciality roles.
  • Polynesian-looking boys - Must appear 8 to 14 years old. Samoan language skills helpful but not necessary; very comfortable on set; confident; all sorts of characters, some too smart for their own good… Some of these boys may be called back on the same day for taped auditions.
  • African American-looking men (appear 30 to 50 years old, must be 6’2 to 6’4.)
  • No experience necessary to do Extra Work. Must live on Kauai, legal to work in USA and available in January.

Open Casting Call Information

When: The open casting call will be held on Sunday, November 18th from 9:30am to 2pm.

Where: Kaua’i Marriott Resort Kaua’i Ballroom 3610 Rice St. Lihue.

There are no fees or charges of any kind.

For more information click here.

About Hobbs & Shaw:

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According to Reel News Hawaii, Hobbs & Shaw is now filming in Kauai, Hawaii. Hobbs & Shaw is an upcoming action film directed by David Leitch and written by Chris Morgan. It is a spinoff of The Fast and the Furious characters, Luke Hobbs and Deckard Shaw. The film stars Dwayne JohnsonJason StathamVanessa Kirby, and Idris Elba. The film is scheduled to be released on August 2, 2019 by Universal Pictures.