Aretha Franklin’s ‘RESPECT’ Biopic Starring Jennifer Hudson Casting Calls

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)

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

Casting directors are looking for actors, models, and talent to work as photo doubles, extras and stand-ins in the upcoming feature film ‘Respect’. The new movie, which stars Jennifer Hudson, is now hiring acting jobs and looking for people to work on scenes in and around Atlanta, Georgia.

About RESPECT:

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

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:

Queen of Soul Casting Call

Girlfriend Extra Role Casting Call

QUEEN OF SOUL!!

(1) GIRLFRIEND #2 (Pic Select)
new face BY THE DIRECTOR!
Film date: Wed 2/5


THIS IS A PIC SELECT
‼️Need an African American Female with That has not filmed on QOS)
That has a regal/natural look.

African American FEMALE: AGE 25-38
SLENDER BUILD
DRESS SIZE 0-6 only
The male cast member is young!

Ladies sending in photos with lots of make up will not be added to the presentation.
Subject Line: Girlfriend #2

Rate: $88/8
Date: FITTING TODAY TUES 2/4
IF SELECTED
FILMING DATE: WED 2/5

Location: downtown Atlanta Georgia area

The only photos that will be added to the photo selects are NEW AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES that have never filmed or been seen onset by the Director/A.D.s


The female that’s selected by the director will PORTRAY A CAST MEMBERS GIRLFRIEND!

1. Real hair
No weave, No extensions no false nails, no fake lashes…


STILL SEEKING AN AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALE TO PORTRAY THE CAST MEMBERS MAKEUP


Must be new to the film.


1) AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALE TO PORTRAY the CAST MEMBERS Makeup Artist!


Ladies: NO WIGS/NO WEAVE/NO BRAIDS
NO LOCS/NO DREADS/NO EXTENSIONS

No UNNATURAL/DYED HAIR COLOR

NAILS: NO FALSE NAILS/NO NAIL POLISH

NEED A FEMALE WITH HER REAL HAIR


Email (3) RECENT PHOTOS
NAME
AGE
NUMBER
HEIGHT
WEIGHT
SIZES
BRA/bust
Waist
Hip
Dress: must be 0-6 (per costumes)
Shoes


List your distance to downtown, Atlanta ga area
QUESTION: are you new to QOS?

Email: [email protected]
SUBJECT LINE: GIRLFRIEND #2
(List fitting time) for today TUES 2/4

FITTING TIMES: TUES 2/4
9AM, 10AM, 11AM, 2pm

Thank you

Detroit Fans Casting Call

❗️QOS! QUEEN OF SOUL❗️
1950′-60’s era
AFRICAN ANERICAN MEN/WOMEN to PORTRAY…
❗️DETROIT FANS❗️

This Films Friday, 01/24

New and Returning Faces!

This Films Friday, 01/24
Location: Duluth, Ga
Rate: $88/8


Hair: no dreads, no braids/no extensions, no loc/twists. No multicolored/dyed hair colors such as blonde, red, blue, green etc…
Men: CLEAN SHAVEN OR MUSTACHE ONLY. No beards!

❗️If you’ve been sent an email in reference to Friday 01/24 “booking you”
please do not re-submit

•Returning
❗️If you are already scheduled for a fitting
Monday 01/20 or
Tuesday 01/21 To film on Wed 01/22
Please let us know and we will add FRIDAY 01/24

•Subject Line: RETURN 1/24-(list fitting date/Time)


❗️NEW FACE:❗️
Subject Line: NewFace 1/24 (List fitting DATE/Time)

❗️❗️FITTING DATES
FILMING DATE: FRI 1/24

Are you available to FIT TUES 01/21??
Are you available to FIT WED 01/22??

Fitting location: East Point, GA
$25.00 fitting rate


8:00AM, 8:30AM, 9:00AM, 10:00AM
3:45PM, 4:45PM


Men:
Clean shaven or mustache ONLY 1950’s/60’s
No bleached colored hair/no multi colored hair
HAIR LENGTH: short neatly styled


Possible smokey haze will be created!
Do not submit if you are allergic to created smoke or have asthma
“IF” haze is created for the scene: 15.00 Bump

If you are not available for the filming date and are booked with another Casting company or prefer to book with another casing company on the FILMING DATE LISTED…
Please do not submit for a fitting!

❗️Fittings are intended for individuals working on the filming date…


PER HAIR/MAKE UP DEPARTMENT
Men should be CLEAN SHAVEN OR MUSTACHE ONLY!


Hair: NO MULTI COLORED HAIR! No dreads/no locs/no twists…

$25.00 fitting Rate!
FITTING Location: EAST POINT/Atlanta,Ga

•The notes above are DIRECTLY FROM HAIR/MAKEUP DEPARTMENT!

Extras casting does not advise you on your hair your notes are in the posting and your email.


If you fit the sizes below, please submit!
If you fit the sizes below, please submit!

••COSTUMES sizes ‼️FOR MEN! ‼️
📍Height: up 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!


WOMEN COSTUME SIZES
SIZE 0-8
~~

Hair: no dreads, no braids/no extensions, no loc/twists. No multicolored/dyed hair colors such as blonde, red, blue, green etc…
Men: CLEAN SHAVEN OR MUSTACHE ONLY. No beards!

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📌How to submit: 📌

Email (3) RECENT PHOTOS
Email (3) RECENT PHOTOS
Email (3) RECENT PHOTOS


Ladies sizes
Dress size
Legal Name
Age
Number
Height
Weight
Dress size
Bust/cup
Waist
Hips
Shoes
List your distance to DULUTH, Atlanta, Ga area
❗️List your FITTING DATE AND TIME IN THE SUBJECT LINE!


Men sizes
LEGAL Name
Age
TELEPHONE Number
Height
Weight
Sizes
Shirt
Neck
Sleeve
Jacket
Pant
Waist
Shoes
List your fitting time
List your distance to DULUTH, Georgia area


3r3frc📍If you are awaiting a booking from another Casting company or show and would rather film with that particular show.
Do not schedule a fitting with us…

📍EVERYONE MUST ATTEND A FITTING DUE TO CLOTHING BEING VINTAGE CLOTHING AND ARE SMALL IN SIZE

EMAIL: [email protected]

Returning:
•Subject Line: RETURN 1/24-(list fitting date/Time)


❗️NEW FACE:❗️
Subject Line: NewFace 1/24 (List fitting DATE/Time)

❗️❗️FITTING DATES
FILMING DATE: FRI 1/24

Are you available to FIT TUES 01/21??
Are you available to fit WED 01/22??


8:00AM, 8:30AM, 9:00AM, 10:00AM
3:45PM, 4:45PM

❗️List your FITTING DATE AND TIME IN THE SUBJECT LINE!

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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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