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'Super Fly' Remake Atlanta Casting Call for Bodyguards

Super Fly is now casting call for bodyguards in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on Monday, February 12th in Atlanta, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • 1. MEN - HISPANIC/LATINO!!! - Ages 21 to 50 - HISPANIC/LATINO!!! - TOUGH MEN!! - some acting ability is a plus but not mandatory

About Super Fly:

Sony is setting up a remake of the 1972 crime drama Super Fly, according to Variety. The studio has closed a development deal for the rights of the movie, with Watchmen writer Alex Tse writing the movie script. Super Fly was directed by Gordon Parks Jr. His father, Gordon Parks, directed the classic Shaft movie which is currently filming in Atlanta with Samuell L. Jackson, Richard Roundtree, Alexandra Shipp and Jesse T. Usher.)

Super Fly starred Ron O’Neal as Priest Youngblood, a cocaine dealer who was trying to do one last deal before he left the drug business forever. The film also starred Sheila Frazier as Georgia, Julius Harris as Scatter and Charles McGregor as Fat Freddie. Curtis Mayfield and members of The Curtis Mayfield Experience appeared as themselves. Mayfield was responsible for the music in the film and the soundtrack outsold the box office take. Super Fly featured a customized 1971 Cadillac Eldorado and is credited with starting the car customization trend in the 1970s. There was a sequel called Super Fly T.N.T. in 1973 with O’Neal reprising his role. The original film’s producer Sig Shore directed a second sequel in 1990 called The Return of Superfly.

To audition for a role in Super Fly check out the casting call breakdown below.

Super Fly Casting Call

NEW POST for “Super Fly" - FEATURED HISPANIC HENCHMEN- higher pay rate $$ - working MON 2/12 - Daytime filming Please READ CAREFULLY CASTING for 2 MEN to be BODYGUARDS for one of our LEAD BAD GUYS 1. MEN - HISPANIC/LATINO!!! - Ages 21 to 50 - HISPANIC/LATINO!!! - TOUGH MEN!! - some acting ability is a plus but not mandatory
IMPORTANT NOTES Working this MONDAY 2/12 and these 2 men will repeat for 2 or 3 more dates (dates TBD) so you must be have an open schedule if selected. Additional dates will be given on Monday if chosen -Start time will be around 8:00am -Filming in ATLANTA . Pay rate: $200 for 8 hrs with OT after that This will be a full night , overnight, with OT.
PLEASE SUBMIT TO: [email protected] and put “BODYGUARD” in the subject line
PLEASE INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING PHOTOS: CURRENT, CLEAR, PHOTOS !!! Look the part. Please submit NON-SMILING photos. You should be dressed in an outfit that looks the part in order for us to sell you to the director.
Then please List the following: First and Last NAME PHONE NUMBER (s) CITY & STATE where you live (where you will be coming from!) Email address AGE Ethnicity Height Weight Sizes: MEN: Jacket, Collar, sleeve, waist, inseam, shoe - AND - IF you have acting experience, please attach a resume or list a synopsis of your experience under your stats. You MUST be LOCAL to the GREATER ATLANTA, GEORGIA AREA (or willing to work as a local hire) What do you think? Discuss this story with fellow Project Casting fans on Facebook. On Twitter, follow us at @projectcasting.

If you are not local and/or do not fit the description, do not apply