John Leguizamo's 'Critical Thinking' Miami Casting Call for Kid Actors

John Leguizamo

VENICE, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 03: Actor John Leguizamo attends the 'Cymbeline' premiere during the 71st Venice Film Festival on September 3, 2014 in Venice, Italy. (taniavolobueva /

Critical Thinking starring John Leguizamo is now casting student types in Miami, Florida.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming between November 27th through December 13th in Miami, Florida.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • Student Types, 17 to 21yrs old, in appearance in high school

About Critical Thinking:

According to Deadline, Critical Thinking is based on a true story, “set in 1998, of how a group of disparate kids from a working-class barrio west of downtown Miami are brought together by their inspirational chess coach, Mario Martinez (John Leguizamo), at Miami Jackson High School to become the first inner city school to win the U.S. National Chess Championship.”

How to audition?

To audition for a role in the upcoming feature film, check out the casting call breakdown below.

Critical Thinking Open Casting Call

We are still looking for students still to add to the Core Group of kids for Critical Thinking, please only respond if you are available all of these dates. Dates: 11-27, 11-28, 12-06, 12-08, 12-09, 12-12, 12-13 Rate: $125/12hrs Roles: Student Types, 17 to 21yrs old, in appearance in high school Please let me know! please send head shot and resume to [email protected] Thanks, Bianka

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

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