Warner Bros. ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’ Casting Call for Hispanic Actors

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Judas and the Black Messiah‘ is now casting Hispanic actors in Cleveland, Ohio.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on November 18th through the 20th in Cleveland, Ohio.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • AngelaBoehmCasting is in need of members of the Latino community to be extras for the Warner Bros. production of “Untitled Fred Hampton Project.”

About “Judas and the Black Messiah”:

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The film titled JUDAS & THE BLACK MESSIAH (formerly JESUS WAS MY HOMEBOY) is preparing to shoot in Cleveland this fall.

Daniel Kaluuya and his Get Out co-star Lakeith Stanfield to star in Jesus Was My Homeboy, a production that tells the true story of Fred Hampton, a Black Panther revolutionary, and activist who was assassinated in 1969.

Daniel Kaluuya will play Fred Hampton, an Illinois-born honors student who was active in the NAACP, brokered a non-aggression pact between two of Chicago’s gangs, coined the phrase “rainbow coalition,” and rose to prominence in the Black Panther Party on both the state and national level. Hampton was assassinated by the FBI and the Chicago Police Department at age 21 during a raid on his apartment.

Lakeith Stanfield will play William O’Neal, a car thief who had his charges dropped by becoming an FBI informant who worked his way into the Black Panthers, eventually becoming Hampton’s bodyguard and turning over a detailed layout of Hampton’s apartment to the authorities, which ultimately contributed to Hampton’s assassination. This film is said to “look at the rise and death of Hampton through O’Neal’s perspective.”

How to apply:


AngelaBoehmCasting is in need of members of the Latino community to be extras for the Warner Bros. production of “Untitled Fred Hampton Project.”

Project: “Untitled Fred Hampton Project”
Location: Cleveland, OH area
Rate: $10/hr with a guarantee of 8 hours pay.
Looking for:
–All ages
–Any gender
Date: November 18th, 19th, and 20th in the Cleveland area. We would love you have you all three days, but you will still be considered if you are only available for one or two days.

Must also be available for a fitting in downtown Cleveland prior to filming date.

To submit:
Email:[email protected]
Subject: Latino Extras
–Full Name
–Phone number
–Children’s ages (if you’re submitting them and if they’re minors)
–City you reside
–2-3 current, CLEAR photos – Please do not submit photos with hats, sunglasses, filters on the photo, or other people in photo – your submission will be deleted – These pictures go to our director for you to be selected from.
Thank you for your submission – Please share with friends and family!

Not following any direction will cause your submission to be deleted.

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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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