Oprah Winfrey Network’s ‘Queen Sugar’ Season 5 Open Casting Calls

Queen Sugar Cast
LOS ANGELES - AUG 29: Ava DuVernay, Dawn-Lyen Gardner, Oprah Winfrey, Kofi Siriboe, Rutina Wesley at the Premiere of "Queen Sugar" at the Warner Brothers Studios on August 29, 2016 in Burbank, CA - Image (Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com)

Oprah Winfrey‘s Queen Sugar is now casting and hiring actors in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Oprah Winfrey Network casting directors for ‘Queen Sugar’ season 5 are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming this March 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Producers are looking for a wide arrange of background actors to work on the show.

About Queen Sugar:

Queen Sugar is a drama TV series, created, directed and executive produced by Ava DuVernay alongside Oprah Winfrey. The series is based on novel with same name by Natalie Baszile. Queen Sugar follows the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon (playing by Rutina Wesley), the formidable journalist and activist from New Orleans, and Charley Bordelon (Dawn-Lyen Gardner), a modern woman, who, with her teenage daughter Micah, leaves her upscale apartment in Los Angeles and moves to the heart of Louisiana to claim an inheritance from her recently departed father – an 800-acre sugarcane farm.

To audition for a role in Queen Sugar, check out the casting call breakdown below.

How to apply:

Dancers Casting Call

QUEEN SUGAR SEASON 5! Now casting African American females 18-22 age range that dance!

Location: NEW ORLEANS
Filming Date: THURSDAY, MARCH 12th (must have whole day free)
Rate: $87.50 for the day

In this scene the girls will portray XAVIER DANCE TEAM/ or SORORITY SISTERS that dance with the FRAT BOYS DOING STEP ROUTINE.

email submission: [email protected]
SUBJECT LINE: DANCER
INCLUDE: Name, Age, Contact #, Height/weight, City/state you live in, photos of yourself (one head shot and one full body) and please list your dance or cheer experience. List if you have been on any particular squads/teams too. THANKS!

PLEDGES FOR A FRATERNITY Casting Call

QUEEN SUGAR SEASON 5!
Now casting RECURRING AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES 18-early 20s age range to portray PLEDGES FOR A FRATERNITY!

The first day of filming is this FRIDAY, MARCH 6th. FILMING IN NEW ORLEANS.

If you are available on this day and have an open/flexible schedule to recur on the show, email us your submission!

RECURRING PLEDGES RATE: $125

email us ASAP!

MUST EMAIL SUBMISSION:
EMAIL: [email protected]

SUBJECT LINE: RECURRING FRAT BROTHER

INCLUDE: Name, Age, Contact #, height/weight , (you have ever belonged to or pledged a Historically Black Fraternity) and include photos (one head shot and one full body.) your photos should show your CURRENT LOOK/HAIRSTYLE including facial hair**. Stand in front of a solid background/wall and have someone take photos of you!

Stenographers Casting Call

TV SHOW: QUEEN SUGAR SEASON 5
Now casting: REAL COURT REPORTER-STENOGRAPHER with own equipment.

Filming DATE: MONDAY, MARCH 9th-must have entire day available
Filming Location: NEW ORLEANS or surrounding area
Rate: $125 for the day

email us: [email protected]
Subject Line: STENOGRAPHER
Include :Name, Age, Contact #,City/state you live in, Include your experience as stenographer and include photos of yourself:: close up and also include one HEAD SHOT and one FULL BODY PHOTO head to toe with current hairstyle.

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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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