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Casting Call: Black Male Singer for Historical Film Scene

Job Description: We are seeking a talented Black male singer to perform as the lead in a historical chain gang scene for an upcoming film production. The singer will lead a field holler, a type of vocal music associated with the toils of early African-American prison labor. This role requires a powerful voice capable of conveying the depth and emotion of traditional work songs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform as the lead singer in a chain gang scene, leading and coordinating with background performers.
  • Participate in a pre-recording session to lay down vocal tracks.
  • Work closely with the director and music coordinator to achieve the desired performance.
  • Maintain professional demeanor and performance under potential outdoor, on-set conditions.


  • Must be a Black male, 18 years or older.
  • Strong singing ability with a powerful, emotive voice.
  • Prior experience in musical performance is preferred, but not required.
  • Ability to work legally in the United States.
  • Available for pre-recording on Friday, 4/26 and shooting on Monday, 4/29.
  • Must be local to or able to travel to the Napoleonville, LA area for the shoot.
  • Submit a headshot/full-body shot, contact information, and a sample of your singing.

Compensation Details:

  • This is a paid opportunity.
  • The role will be upgraded to a SAG (Screen Actors Guild) role, which includes union scale compensation and benefits.
  • Specific compensation details will be provided upon selection.

Company Details
Caballero Casting
Louisiana United States

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