‘One Night in Miami‘ directed by Regina King is now casting lead speaking roles.
Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on the upcoming feature film ‘One Night in Miami’.
Producers are seeking the following role:
- Jim Brown
- Cassius Clay
About ‘One Night in Miami’:
Oscar-winning actress, Regina King will make her feature directing debut with an adaptation of Kemp Powers’ debut play, One Night in Miami, which centers around Cassius Clay, Malcolm X, singer Sam Cooke and football legend Jim Brown hanging out together at a Miami motel.
The night was February 25th, 1964 and the story centers around a young Cassius Clay before he became Muhammad Ali, right after his victory over Sonny Liston for the heavyweight title. Thousands of people hit the night clubs but, Jim Crow-era segregation laws forced Cassius Clay to party at the Hampton House Motel in Miami’s Overtown neighborhood, where he met three iconic leaders in sports, music, and civil rights. They discussed their private lives and at the end of the night, they leave determined to change the world.
Regina King started acting working with the late, great John Singleton on Boyz n the Hood, Poetic Justice and Higher Learning before acting in hit studio movies like Friday, Jerry Maguire and Ray. King will soon be seen in Damon Lindelof‘s new HBO series Watchmen, which filmed in Atlanta, Georgia.
How to apply:
ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI Open Casting Call
KIMBERLY HARDIN CASTING
OPEN CALL SEARCH
FEATURE FILM: ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI
JIM BROWN & CASSIUS CLAY
SEARCHING WORLDWIDE FOR NEW TALENT. THESE EPIC ROLES SHOWCASE A HISTORIC MOMENT AND WE ARE NOW GIVING NEWCOMERS THE PLATFORM TO GET YOUR SELF TAPE IN FOR ONE OF THESE ICONIC ROLES.
***NOTE*** PLEASE DO YOUR RESEARCH BEFORE SUBMITTING FOR ONE OF THESE CHARACTERS.
FOR SUBMISSIONS PLEASE EMAIL YOUR HEADSHOT / PHOTO to : [email protected]
REQUIREMENTS: MUST BE 6’0” TALL OR OVER
PLEASE BE MINDFUL WHEN SUBMITTING AUTHENTICITY OF EACH ROLE
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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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