‘RESPECT’ Movie Casting Call for Atlanta Musicians

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 musicians in New York City.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on Monday, December 2nd in East Point, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • CAUCASIAN MALES or MUSICIANS to portray MUSICIANS THAT SMOKE!

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:

3) CAUCASIAN MALES or MUSICIANS to portray MUSICIANS THAT SMOKE!

1950’s-1960’s ERA!
Booking NOW!
call time: 7:00AM
Location: EAST POINT, GA area

MONDAY 12/02!!

1950’s-1960’s ERA!

FEATURE FILM “QOS”
“THE QUEEN OF SOUL” (working title)

Seeking (3) Caucasian men
(SLENDER TO MEDIUM BUILD)
That are musicians or to portray musicians that SMOKE!

No LONG SHOULDER LENGTH HAIR PLEASE.


You will not need your instrument,

general BG in the scene hanging out!
RATE: $100/8


Costumes department will fit you on set! You must be slender to medium build to fit the sizes and height requirements listed


Please submit (3) recent photos

List the instrument you play!
Name
Age
Telephone Number
Sizes
Height
Weight
Shirt
Neck
Sleeve
Jacket
Shoes

Please list your distance to ATLANTA, GA
?ARE YOU COMFORTABLE SMOKING HERBAL CIGARETTES?

THIS FILMS MONDAY 12/02

Email: [email protected]
Subject Line: MUSIC/SMOKER 12/02

Seeking (3) Caucasian men that smoke
Short hair! CLEAN SHAVEN OR MUSTACHE ONLY!
No beards, No long shoulder length hair,

TATOOS: no hand, arm/sleeve/neck tatoos/no EAR GAUGES.

1950’s-60’s era

Thank you

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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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