Oprah Winfreys new movie Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks is now casting kid actors in Atlanta, Georgia.Casting TaylorMade is looking for experienced kid actors to work on the new Oprah Winfrey movie, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Casting directors are looking for African American kids ages 9 to 13 years old to play a featured role in the upcoming feature film. Filming will take place on Tuesday, August 9th in Atlanta.
About Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks:The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks centers around the true story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American woman whose cells were used to create the first immortal human cell line. Told through the eyes of her daughter, Deborah Lacks (Oprah Winfrey), the film centers around her search to learn about the mother she never knew and to understand how the unauthorized harvesting of Lacks cancerous cells in 1951 led to unprecedented medical breakthroughs, changing countless lives and the face of medicine forever. Its a story of medical arrogance and triumph, race, poverty and deep friendship between the unlikeliest of people, from Deadline.
To audition for a role on Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, check out the casting call details below.
Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Casting CallCASTING FEATURED CHILD ON "THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS" TO PORTRAY THE YOUNGER VERSION OF AN ACTOR IN YEAR 1950. 1)AFRICAN AMERICAN / MIXED RACE BOY / AGES 9-13 YRS VERY LIGHT SKIN - FRECKLES ARE A PLUS, BUT NOT REQUIRED LOCATION: ATLANTA, GA OR SURROUNDING CITITES SHOOT DATE: TUESDAY, AUGUST 9TH 2016 SUBJECT LINE: YOUNG CLIFF
TO APPLY- EMAIL: [email protected] PLEASE ALSO INCLUDE IN YOUR SUBMISSION: 3 Up to Date / CURRENT PHOTOS of yourself *photos do not need to be professional, selfies are fine (no filters please)* (Well Lit & In Focus / Plain Background in Photo is Best) -1 Face Forward -1 Medium Length -1 Full Length / Full Body Shot PLEASE ALSO INCLUDE YOUR: 1. Legal Name 2. Phone Number 3. Email Address 4. Actual Age 5. Height 6. Weight 7. Top Size 8. Pant Size 9. Shoe Size 10. Car Make, Model & Year (if applicable) 11. Current City and State *please ONLY SUBMIT if you are 100% interested and available and SERIOUS about working with us in the Atlanta, GA and surrounding areas.
If you are not local and/or do not fit the description, do not applyDo you think you are perfect for this role? Leave us a comment below and tell casting directors why you should be selected!