Tom Hanks’ ‘You Are My Friend’ Casting Call for Featured Roles

Tom Hanks
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 18, 2017: Tom Hanks at the 2017 People's Choice Awards at The Microsoft Theatre, L.A. Live, Los Angeles (Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com)

Tom Hanks‘ new movie You Are My Friend is now casting featured roles in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on scenes filming between October 11th through the 19th in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • 10/11 & 10/13 – PERIOD CARS
    2003 and older cars! (we need someone to be with the car all day to drive as well). RATE: $150/12 for Cars
  • 10/17
    LIFEGUARD:
    MALE/ 20’s-30’s /CAUCASIAN WITH BROWN HAIR
    (*does not have to be real but OK in a swim suit*)
    RATE: $80/8
  • 10/19
    MISTER ROGERS LOOK ALIKE:
    (See photo attached)
    MALE
    5’11-6’1
    60’s-70’s
    CAUCASIAN
    GRAY/WHITE HAIR (similar cut to Fred Rogers)

About You Are My Friend:

Tom Hanks
NEW YORK – JAN 9, 2018: Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson attend the National Board of Review Awards at Cipriani on January 9, 2018, in New York (JStone / Shutterstock.com)

According to Variety, Marielle Heller is directing the movie from a script by Micah Fitzerman-Blue and Noah Harpster.

The film is based by a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and award-winning journalist Tom Junod. Junod, a cynical journalist begrudgingly accepts an assignment to write a profile piece on the beloved icon and finds his perspective on life transformed.

How to audition?

To audition for a role in the upcoming feature film, check out the casting call breakdown below.

You Are My Friend Casting Call

CASTING FOR FEATURE FILM:
Hello friends!

For the Feature Film “You Are My Friend” Starring Tom Hanks and Matthew Rhys!

We are looking for the following:

10/11 & 10/13 – PERIOD CARS
2003 and older cars! (we need someone to be with the car all day to drive as well). RATE: $150/12 for Cars

10/17
LIFEGUARD:
MALE/ 20’s-30’s /CAUCASIAN WITH BROWN HAIR
(*does not have to be real but OK in a swim suit*)
RATE: $80/8

10/19
MISTER ROGERS LOOK ALIKE:
(See photo attached)
MALE
5’11-6’1
60’s-70’s
CAUCASIAN
GRAY/WHITE HAIR (similar cut to Fred Rogers)

PLEASE EMAIL US!

[email protected]

You must be 18 and older to apply.
You must have full day availability each of these days.

Please write which you are applying for in the subject line.

Please include: NAME, AGE, HEIGHT, WEIGHT, CURRENT PHOTO, AND PHONE NUMBER.

(if applying with car please include photo of the car along with make/model and year.)

Thanks everyone!

Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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