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Clint Eastwood/Tom Hanks project "Sully" starts filming in Atlanta

"Sully," a new movie directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Tom Hanks as the heroic airline pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, takes off in metro Atlanta this week.

The project did some advance work in New York, since that is where the incredible events of Jan. 15, 2009 happened. Exhibiting extraordinary courage and grace under pressure, Sully landed US Airways Flight 1549 on the Hudson River after his plane was disabled by a flock of geese.

Everyone on board survived.

We're told the movie will work in Georgia for several weeks at least, and a key scene is happening here this week. (No spoilers!)

The movie needs some teen female extras. Details are below.

Survivors of U.S. Airways Flight 1549 with 155 passengers and crew, including Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger III, who piloted safe water landing 5 years ago, join with their rescuers in a toast marking the anniversary of the event known as the "miracle on the Hudson," on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Ages 13 to 17 (or older if you can pass for 16)

- These 2 girls will be featured as the daughters of a character

-Hair Color - blonde, dk blond, red or light brown

-Work dates are WED 10/28 & THUR 10/29 -filming will take place during the day- Photos need to be selected this week.

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Some acting or set experience is a plus, but not required.

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- Filming in the Metro Atlanta Area

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-Pay rate is $100 for 8 hrs with O.T. after that

(minor under 16 work 10hrs max)

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PLEASE SUBMIT TO: sullyextras@tscasting.com

and put “TEEN GIRLS” in the subject line

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PLEASE INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING PHOTOS:

CURRENT, CLEAR, PHOTOS !!! (one of from shoulders up and one from the knees up- current HAIR COLOR and LENGTH MUST BE VISIBLE in at least one of the photos

- AND- and IF you have a professional shot,

a current photo (selfie) must also be included

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Then please List the following:

First and Last NAME

PARENT's First and Last Name

PHONE NUMBER (s) (XXX-XXX-XXXX format)

Email address

CITY & STATE where you live (where you will be coming from!)

AGE

Height

Weight

SIZES: Pants size, shirt size, dress size/overall size, shoe size

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LIST Acting Experience, or extensive set experience OR attach a RESUME

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NOTE: IF YOU HAVE MORE THAN ONE CHILD IN THIS AGE RANGE, send them TOGETHER with all of their info and photos in ONE email, HOWEVER we cannot guarantee that siblings will both be chosen.

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You MUST be LOCAL to the GREATER ATLANTA, GEORGIA AREA (or willing to work as a local hire)

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