‘RESPECT’ Movie Atlanta Casting Call for Deacons

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

MGM’s Aretha Franklin biopic ‘Respect‘ starring Jennifer Hudson is now casting deacons in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on December 5th and 6th in Atlanta, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • SEEKING (5) MEN CLEAN SHAVEN!
    CLEAN SHAVEN
    To PORTRAY DEACONS
    AGE: 30-55 years old

About RESPECT:

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)

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:

FEATURE FILM “QOS”

‼️(5) AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN

Costumes is fitting tomorrow
FITTINGS: TUES 12/03 and Wed 12/04
Must be avail both days for continuity

If you are filming on UGRR as “CORE”
Do not submit for this posting.

IF YOU ARE FILMING THE JAZZ AUDIENCE SCENE, DO NOT SUBMIT.


SEEKING (5) MEN CLEAN SHAVEN!
CLEAN SHAVEN
To PORTRAY DEACONS
AGE: 30-55 years old


RATE: $140/12 (2) days church scene rate ONLY!
📍Thursday DEC 5 and FRIDAY DEC 6th
You must fit the sizes below!

📍AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN
Pease adhere to size requirements.

Fitting Date: TUES 12/03 or WED 12/04
TIMES: 10AM, 12PM
2PM, 3PM, 4PM, 5PM,
Select more than one time that fits your schedule.


Pay: $25.00
Select up to (2) different times!
We will schedule you accordingly!

FITTING Location: Screen Gems Studios


Check your schedules now!!

If you fit the sizes below, please submit!

••COSTUMES sizes ‼️FOR MEN! ‼️
📍Height: 5’9 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!

BG ROLE: DEACON 2/ Days
Please list your fitting time for TUES 12/03 or Wed 12/04


Please note:
Fittings ARE REQUIRED!
This is a 1950’s-1960’s PERIOD!

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❗️Hair:
No twists, No dreads, no braids, no weave!
Tattoos: No hand/Arm/sleeve/neck tattoos


📌How to submit: 📌

Email (3) RECENT PHOTOS

PLEASE LIST fitting time


Men sizes
Name
Age
Number
Height
Weight
Sizes
Shirt
Neck
Sleeve
Jacket
Pant
Waist
Shoes


EMAIL: [email protected]

Please remember to list your fitting time see above

List your distance to downtown, Atlanta, Ga area
Are you available both days?

We are only scheduling individuals that are available both days first.


Are you available both days?
We are only scheduling individuals that are available both days first.

If you are not available both days please do not submit

Please note:
Extras Casting does not fit BG talent nor purchase vintage attire.

All sizes and hair notes are directly from those departments!
Ladies no BLEACHED OUR DYED HAIR COLORS!
‼️EXTRAS CASTING DOES NOT APPROVE WIGS FOR HAIR DEPARTMENT!
Only hair department

Before submitting, check your calendar for other shows/films you may be scheduled with.
Do not waste our time attending a fitting only to state you cannot film due to a conflict in schedule!
Check your schedules now!!

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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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