Nat Geo’s ‘Genius: Aretha’ Atlanta Extras Casting Call for Hippies, Protestors and Cops

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Nat Geo’s ‘Genius: Aretha’ casting call for hippies, cops, and business types in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on January 8th in Norcross, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  1. HIPPIES: Male and Female, all ethnicities, age range 18-60, longer hair, 1960s hippie types. natural hair color ONLY, NO piercings or visible tattoos.
  2. NYPD: Male, all ethnicities, age range 20-40, height range 5’9″-6’2″, fit and in good physical shape, NO facial hair, short hair cut. NO piercings or visible tattoos
  3. BUSINESS TYPES: Male and Female, all ethnicities, age range 25-60, professional, conservative. short hair on men and no facial hair. no braids or locs, natural hair color ONLY, NO piercings or visible tattoos. Should have your own business attire
  4. WAR PROTESTERS & PEDESTRIANS: Male and Female, all ethnicities, age range 18-65, variety of 1960s period types who are comfortable being portrayed as a war protester or a pedestrian at/near a war protest. natural hair color ONLY, NO piercings or visible tattoos.

About ‘Genius: Aretha’:

According to Deadline, the third season of the Nat Geo series will center around Aretha Franklin’s musical career and her impact on the culture. The Grammy Award-winning singer was a gospel singer and outspoken civil rights leader who is considered to be one of the biggest singers in the last 50 years.

How to apply:

‘Genius: Aretha’ Casting Call

***Genius-Aretha***

Work Date: WEDNESDAY 1/8/20 (*Fitting MAY also be required-date TBD)
Rate: $94/10
Location: Norcross, GA

–NEW FACES That have NOT yet worked on this project at all–

HIPPIES: Male and Female, all ethnicities, age range 18-60, longer hair, 1960s hippie types. natural hair color ONLY, NO piercings or visible tattoos.

NYPD: Male, all ethnicities, age range 20-40, height range 5’9″-6’2″, fit and in good physical shape, NO facial hair, short hair cut. NO piercings or visible tattoos

BUSINESS TYPES: Male and Female, all ethnicities, age range 25-60, professional, conservative. short hair on men and no facial hair. no braids or locs, natural hair color ONLY, NO piercings or visible tattoos. Should have your own business attire

WAR PROTESTERS & PEDESTRIANS: Male and Female, all ethnicities, age range 18-65, variety of 1960s period types who are comfortable being portrayed as a war protester or a pedestrian at/near a war protest. natural hair color ONLY, NO piercings or visible tattoos.

–should be comfortable in whatever role we choose for you for this scene–

If available and you fit this description – please submit ASAP with a clear photos of both your face/body AND your hands, name, number, sizes and piano playing experience to [email protected]

Please put ‘WEDNESDAY 1-8 AVAILABLE’ in the subject line.

**MUST BE REGISTERED WITH CENTRAL CASTING GA**

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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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