Casting CallsSteven Yeun's 'Okja' NYC Casting Call for Teen Actors

Steven Yeun’s ‘Okja’ NYC Casting Call for Teen Actors


Okja starring Steven Yeun and Jake Gyllenhaal is now casting teen actors in New York City.

Grant Wilfley Casting is looking for teen actors to work on the upcoming feature film Okja. Filming will take place on Saturday, July 23rd in New York City.

About Okja:


According to The Hollywood Reporter, Okja centers around friendship between a girl and an animal named Okja. The upcoming feature film is for Netflix and is executive produced by Brad Pitt. Netflix will invest $50 million in the upcoming South Korean film Okja directed by Bong Joon Ho.

To audition for a role on Okja, check out the casting call details below.

Okja Casting Call

Seeking young men to play teen Caucasian male (18-22yrs) with a chubby body type for the upcoming feature film “Okja”. This scene is scheduled to film Sat 7/23 in NYC (subject to change). Email name, union status (SAG-AFTRA or NONUNION), phone number, current snapshots (close-up and full body), height, weight and clothing sizes to [email protected]. Write “Okja: Featured Chubby Teen” in the subject line of your email.

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

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