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YouTube's 'Karate Kid' Atlanta Open Casting Call

Casting directors are seeking talent to work on scenes filming in Atlanta, Georgia. Producers are seeking talents to play the following roles:

  • REAL Skateboarders With own boards Ages: 18-22
  • Kids Ages: 9-16
  • REAL police/military men Ages: 20-55
  • Women for cardio class Ages: 30-45 Those with mid level cardio experience Looking for fit and women who are trying to get in shape
  • Experienced Female Joggers Ages: 25-45 Must be fit and have nice jogging attire
  • Eastern European man to portray mall manager Ages: 35-45 Especially seeking men with Armenian/Baltic appearance
  • Recurring sales people Ages: 20-60 Must have own business attire (suits, button downs, pencil skirts, blouses, etc)
  • Also looking vehicles: Upscale luxury AND beaters/older vehicles, dents and dings ok!

About Karate Kid:

IMDB reports the new TV series will be set 30 years after the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament.

“The series focuses on Johnny Lawrence reopening the Cobra Kai dojo, which causes his rivalry with Daniel LaRusso to be reignited,” the plot description on IMDB says.

The show will feature Ralph Macchio and William Zabka, who will reprise their roles as Daniel LaRusso and Johnny Lawrence. The 10 episode series will premiere on YouTube Red in 2018.

To audition for a role in the YouTube series, check out the casting call breakdown below.

Karate Kid Casting Call

CURRENTLY SEEKING: PLEASE SHARE The roles below for new martial arts oriented series based upon a well known 1984 movie. Shooting in the Atlanta area. Exact dates TBD, sometime between October 4th-October 18th. 18 to look younger for high school students Ages: 18-22 ONLY Looking for cliques: nerds, jocks, cheerleaders, outcasts, athletes, stoners, preps, band members, etc. Think The Breakfast Club Please state if you have an instrument (for band member) Works on or about October 10th SUBJECT: HIGH SCHOOL
REAL Skateboarders With own boards Ages: 18-22 Please note experience level Works on or about October 10th SUBJECT: SKATEBOARD
Kids Ages: 9-16 Works on or about October 13th SUBJECT: KIDS
REAL police/military men Ages: 20-55 Please include level of experience in military/law enforcement Works on or about October 10th SUBJECT: COP
Experienced Female Joggers Ages: 25-45 Must be fit and have nice jogging attire Will be multiple takes in a row Especially looking for someone with jogging stroller Please state if you have one Works on or about October 13th/16th SUBJECT: JOGGER
Women for cardio class Ages: 30-45 Those with mid level cardio experience Looking for fit and women who are trying to get in shape Works on or about October 17th SUBJECT: WORKOUT
Men to portray mechanics Ages: 25-50 Blue collar types Please state if you are a REAL mechanic and can roll tires, operate machinery, etc. real working hands Works on or about October 9th SUBJECT: MECHANIC
Eastern European man to portray mall manager Ages: 35-45 Especially seeking men with Armenian/Baltic appearance Works on or about October 12th SUBJECT: MANAGER
Ethnic men and women for neighborhood Ages: 18+ Hispanic, African American, Middle Eastern, etc. Works Various dates SUBJECT: RESEDA
Asian men and women for Chinese restaurant scene Ages: 20-60 Especially seeking older Asian woman to portray restaurant owner Works on or about October 17th SUBJECT: ASAIN
Asian kids Ages: 8-16 Please mention if they have martial arts experience Various dates SUBJECT: ASAIN KIDS
Men and women for country club scene Ages: 30-55 Upscale types Well groomed and fit Think The Real Housewives Works on or about October 11th SUBJECT: UPSCALE
Man to portray magician ($175/8) Ages: 30-40 Looking for real magician or someone who can do some card shuffling tricks (card spring shuffle, one handed shuffle, etc) Please send resume or short clip <1min Works on or about October 11th SUBJECT: MAGIC
Recurring sales people Ages: 20-60 Must have own business attire (suits, button downs, pencil skirts, blouses, etc) Works various dates SUBJECT: DEALERSHIP
Also looking vehicles: Upscale luxury AND beaters/older vehicles, dents and dings ok! Please include information if willing to work with vehicle! Pay bump if booked with vehicle $
SUBMIT: Name CURRENT photos *Photos must include a nonprofessional,"selfie" type photo **Photos MUST depict CURRENT hair length/cut/color** Age/Height/Weight Sizes Tattoos: Y/N (If yes, please state where) Resume (Only MAGIC/COP/MECHANIC) Location Contact number Also include vehicle info: NO WHITE CARS Photo of vehicle Color/year/make/model [email protected] Subject: (Select from above) 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