James Franco 'The Sound and The Fury' Casting Call for African American Boys

Casting directors for the upcoming James Franco feature film, "The Sound and The Fury" is currently seeking African American background extras.

Morgan Casting is currently seeking more local Mississippians for various extra roles for THE SOUND AND THE FURY. According to Cinema Blend, the film will center on William Faulkner's novel 'The Sound and The Fury'. "Faulkner’s novel is a multi-narrative Southern Gothic tale about the Compson family told from four different perspectives, one of which is the mentally deficient Benny. The story and its subsequent appendix cover many years in the family’s life, detailing their financial and social ruin."
Morgan Casting recently posted the following Casting Call on their Facebook Page:

SEEKING AFRICAN AMERICAN BOYS 10-14 African American boys: 10 - 14 years of age or who look to be. MUST be comfortable in water. PLEASE NOTE THIS SHOOT will be in Carroll Country, MS- we are looking for BG close or willing to driving in for the day, i.e. Carrollton, Lexington, Greenwood, Winona, Grenada, etc. If you are local to the Jackson, MS area or Carroll County and would like to be an extra or background and meet the following specs, please email us with: 1. Name 2. Age and Date of Birth 3. City in which you reside in Mississippi 4. Sizes: Height, Weight, Shoe, Pant (waist and inseam), Shirt (neck and sleeve) T-shirt ( S,M,L,XL, etc), Jacket and hat - if you do not know some of these, simply let us know you do know. 5. One or Two Photos. Thanks so much! email to [email protected] Be sure to title the message as follows: "Your Name" for BG for TSTF - Category # ___ Will book from photo - no auditions. Thanks Morgan Casting

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