Aretha Franklin Biopic is Now Hiring Atlanta Music Engineers

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 music engineers in New York City.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on December 3rd with fittings scheduled for November 25th or 26th in Atlanta, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • MUSIC ENGINEERS!
  • Age: 25-45
  • NO BEARDS! NO BEARDS! NO BEARDS!

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:

Seeking (3) men to Portray
MUSIC ENGINEERS!

Age: 25-45
‼️QUEEN OF SOUL”‼️

CAUCASIAN MEN (CLEAN SHAVEN) with HAIR!
Should be a smoker or comfortable around herbal cigarette smoke!!
Age 25-45

‼️QUEEN OF SOUL”‼️
NO BEARDS! NO BEARDS! NO BEARDS!
This is 1950’s era guys!
Filming date: TUES DECEMBER 3RD
FITTING DATES: Mon 11/25 or TUES 11/26
If you cannot attend a fitting please do not submit.

NO FACIAL HAIR PLEASE! And thank you!!!


Filming date: TUES: DECEMBER 3rd
Call time: TBD
RATE: $100/8


📍A FITTING IS REQUIRED!!!
Monday 11/25 or Tues 11/26
Fitting date: Mon 11/25 or TUES 11/26
Rate: $25.00
Times: 9:45AM, 10:30AM, 11:15AM, 12:00PM,
2:00PM, 2:45PM, 3:30PM, 4:15PM, 5:00PM, 5:45PM

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!

Email
(3) RECENT PHOTOS
NAME
AGE
HT
WT
SIZES
SHIRT
NECK
SLEEVE
PANT
JACKET
Shoes
List distance to Atlanta Georgia area

•ARE YOU OKAY WITH HERBAL CIGARETTE SMOKE????

EMAIL: [email protected]

Subject: MUSIC ENGINEER 12/3

(List fitting date/time)

Thank you

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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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