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Jennifer Garner to film new movie in Atlanta

Jennifer Garner, consciously uncoupled from Ben Affleck, is now working on a new movie filming in Atlanta.

The movie, "Miracles from Heaven," is based on the book 'Three Miracles From Heaven" by Christy Beam. Plot:  "A young girl suffering from a rare digestive disorder finds herself miraculously cured after surviving a terrible accident." (imdb).

Jennifer Garner

The movie also stars Martin Henderson, Hannah Alligood and Courtney Fansler. Author and evangelist T.D. Jakes is one of the producers.

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Garner filmed "The Odd Life of Timothy Green" in Atlanta. 

Here's a casting call for extras for the current project:

"Casting for Men and Women, ages 18 - 65 ALL ethnicities


(nurses, doctors, technicians, EMTs, etc...)

We have a several hospital scenes that are very important to have some real experienced people in them


******IMPORTANT NOTES***********************


- Filming starts July 13 - Aug. 28th, in Atlanta and surrounding suburbs/outer areas of Atlanta. NOTE: The hospital scenes are for a day or 2, here and there throughout those dates. People will be booked in advance to allow for scheduling. Work dates will be determined as we get closer...

HOWEVER in the meantime, we need to do a presentation for the director to select many of these REAL EXPERIENCED people

- Pay rate for this will be "special ability"- $100 for 8 hrs with OT after that .

Please submit to and put "MEDICAL EXPERIENCE" in the subject.

INCLUDE  CURRENT PHOTOS (one of from shoulders up and one from the knees up- your hair color and length should be visible in at least one photo)

- AND-

IF you have a photo of yourself in your medical attire/uniform (ie. scrubs, lab coat, etc...) that would be ideal. If not, a pleasant nice casual photo is fine

- AND-

First and Last NAME


Email address

CITY and STATE where you live (or will be coming from)





Men: Jacket, collar, sleeve, waist, inseam, shoe

Women: Dress size, bust/bra, waist, shoe



PLEASE LIST YOUR REAL MEDICAL EXPERIENCE under your physical stats in the body of your email!"


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