Aretha Franklin Biopic is Now Hiring Atlanta Actors

Aretha Franklin Biopic
MONTREAL, CANADA - OCTOBER 9, 2018: Rolling Stone magazine in a hand over a stack of magazines with Aretha Franklin on the front cover. Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine - Image Editorial credit: dennizn / Shutterstock.com

MGM’s Aretha Franklin biopic ‘Respect‘ starring Jennifer Hudson is now casting actors in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on Tuesday, November 26th with fittings on November 25th in Atlanta, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • (2) AA MALE card players -REPLACEMENTS
  • (2) AA MALE BBQ GUESTS -REPLACEMENTS

About RESPECT:

Jennifer Hudson
Jennifer Hudson at the Los Angeles premiere of ‘Sing’ held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, USA on December 3, 2016. – Image (Editorial credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com)

Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald and Mary J. Blige will star in the upcoming MGM Aretha Franklin biopic with Jennifer Hudson playing the legendary singer.

“Respect” will open in theaters on Aug. 14, 2020. Scott Bernstein and Harvey Mason Jr., who has produced music for both Aretha Franklin and Jennifer Hudson, are producing the film.

How to apply:

“QOS”
FEATURE FILM!
1950’s-1960’s

THIS SCENE FILMS
TUESDAY 11/26

Must fit on
Monday 11/25

Preferably (2) AFRICAN AMERICAN men that have not filmed on QOS as of yet!

(2) AA MALE card players -REPLACEMENTS
(2) AA MALE BBQ GUESTS -REPLACEMENTS
You must be clean-shaven please.

📍 do not submit if you are currently scheduled for upcoming scenes.
Only submit if you have not been booked on “QOS.”

Seeking (2) men that play cards (Bid Wist Players)
Available to fit MONDAY 11/25

Fitting Location: East Point area
Rate: $25.00
9AM, 945AM, 10AM, 10:45AM, 11:00AM 11:45AM
2Pam, 2:45PM, 3PM, 3:45PM, 4PM, 4:45PM, 5PM

Please Include Your Fitting Date and Time


Filming date:
TUESDAY 11/26
Location: Downtown, Atlanta, GA area


COSTUMES sizes! FOR MEN!‼
📍Height: 5’9 to 6’0 (ONLY!) at this time
❗️Jacket: UP to 46 (ONLY)
❗️WAIST: UP to 42 (only)
❗️Sleeve: up to 36”
❗️Shoe size up to: 13
❗️Specific sizes are required!
❗️See below before submitting

clean-shaven, no dreads no locs, no twists, no visible tattoos…
1950’s clean suit era or mustache only!

Email (3) recent photos
Name
Age
Telephone Number
Height
Weight
Shirt
Neck
Sleeve
Pant
Shoes


9AM, 945AM, 10AM, 10:45AM, 11:00AM 11:45AM
2Pam, 2:45PM, 3PM, 3:45PM, 4PM, 4:45PM, 5PM

Please Include Your Fitting Date and Time


Email: [email protected]

Subject: card player/ (list fitting time here)
Subject: BBQ GUEST (list fitting time)

🔴CLEAN SHAVEN PLEASE!!!

If you submit to this posting please list your fitting time for Monday 11/25!

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

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