Jennifer Hudson’s ‘RESPECT’ Atlanta Casting Call for a Concert Scene

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 extras for a concert scene filming in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on Wednesday, January 22nd for a concert scene filming in Duluth, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • Seeking BG with BLACK ATTIRE to portray fans!

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

Seeking BG with BLACK ATTIRE to portray fans!
Films in DULUTH, GA
FILMS: WED JAN 22


RATE: $88/8
Seeking ALL ETHNICITIES WITH BLACK ATTIRE!


QOS! QUEEN OF SOUL!
1950’s-1960’s era
❗️RETURNING FACES & NEW FACES

Seeking ALL ETHNICITIES WITH BLACK ATTIRE!

❗️ATTIRE NEEDED❗️
Men: WITH
•Black suit/White shirt and Black dress shoes
(NO SNEAKERS) per costumes!

•Ladies: Black dress


FILMING DATE: WED JAN 22ND!
Are you available to fit Wed JAN 15
Are you available to FIT Thursday JAN 16 or
Are you available to FIT FRIDAY JAN 17??

Age: 21 and up
hispanic/Caucasian/Asian/African American
Colombian/Latino/Indian MEN/WOMEN!!

❗️FITTING TIMES
8:45AM, 9:45AM, 10:45AM
2:45PM, 3:45PM, 4:45PM: 5:00PM

📌Filming Date: WED JAN 22ND

Interior shoot/ DULUTH, Ga


❗️❗️FITTING DATES
WED JAN 15th
THURS-JAN 17
FRI JAN 18


8:00AM, 8:45AM, 9:45AM, 10:45AM
2:45PM, 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


RATE: $88/8

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!
Men should be CLEAN SHAVEN!


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

STOP HERE!

1. Before you submit!!!
Ladies, you will be required to roller set your hair the night before (FILMING) and arrive to set.
Not required if you have shorter length hair.

EVERYONE!!!
PLEASE LIST Your FITTING TIME!!

❗️FITTING DATE:
8:45AM, 9:45AM, 10:45AM
2:45PM, 3:45PM, 4:45PM


$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!


📌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 Downtown, 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 Downtown Atlanta Georgia area


📍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]

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

SUBJECT LINE: CONCERT FAN
SUBJECT LINE: CONCERT FAN/(fitting date/time)

❗️Example: CONCERT FAN/01/15- 9:00AM)

Are you available to fit Wed JAN 15
Are you available to FIT Thursday JAN 16 or
Are you available to FIT FRIDAY JAN 17??

DO YOU HAVE BLACK ATTIRE OPTIONS TO BRING TO YOUR FITTING?
Please List your fitting time with your submission.


EXTRAS CASTING DOES NOT APPROVE WIGS FOR HAIR DEPARTMENT!
Only hair department

Related: How to Find Acting Auditions and Casting Calls

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

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