Now casting in Atlanta: Multiple film and TV projects

Ready for your close-up?

Credit: Getty Images / Kevin Winter / Staff

Credit: Getty Images / Kevin Winter / Staff

Ready for your close-up?

"A Wrinkle In Time"

This Disney feature will be directed by Ava DuVernay, a Hollywood heavy-hitter who also directed such films as Selma, Queen Sugar and the middle of nowhere. The film is currently seeking children for feature roles and is holding an open casting call Saturday in Doraville. For the address, time and a breakdown of roles, click here. If you cannot attend Saturday's call or have questions, send an email, which includes a non-returnable photo and the title "Open Call" in the subject line to:

"Sunday is the Day"

 "Sunday is the Day" is a new series that follows the death of a Sunday school teacher in a North Carolina community after a mysterious cult begins making horrific threats scares the town. The pilot is being shot in Atlanta and is pinned for five episodes. Dalton Stout Casting is seeking background extras to work on a scene Saturday and Sunday. Pay rate is $64/8 hours and overtime after that. Casting agents are looking for young children and adults to portray church goers. Send non-returnable photo with the words "Church Scene" written in the subject line to:


Liam Neeson is in Atlanta filming the movie "Felt." The story line centers around Mark Felt, who under the name "Deep Throat" helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein to uncover the Watergate scandal in 1974. Along with Neeson, "Felt" features Diane Lane and Jason Bateman. Extras Casting Atlanta is handling the background work. Monitor their Facebook page for current listings and how to submit for work as an extra. The production is expected to film through next month.


Feature film "Passage" is accepting resumes for all crew positions. Email resumes to:


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"Ain't No Half Steppin'"

The independent feature film "Ain't No Half Steppin'" is accepting resumes for all crew positions. Work starts June 1. Email resumes to:

"Jacob's Ladder"

The independent feature film "Jacob's Ladder" begins production May 16 and is accepting resumes for all crew positions. Email resumes to: TaylorMade Casting is handling the contract for background extra work. To submit, send a non-returnable photo, contact info, age, height, weight and list of sizes to:

"Killing Reagan"

The National Geographic Channel, in partnership with Ridley Scott's Scott Free Productions, have bought the screen rights to Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard's book, "Killing Reagan." The production is expected to have feet on the ground in Atlanta by May 17, with actual filming expected to start May 23 and run through June. While most of the crew has been hired, there are still some crew positions available. Email resumes to:

Rose Locke Casting will be hiring extras and background artists. Monitor her Facebook page for listings. This is a period piece and actors must be able to adapt looks and wardrobe from the 1960s and 1970s. To be considered, email three pictures of yourself, which include head, body and profile shots, along with a list of all your sizes, age, height, weight and contact information to:

"First Time House Flippers"

HGTV's "First Time House Flippers" is looking to give some entrepreneur 15 minutes in the spotlight. If you're looking to flip your first property between now and August, let Egypt Sherrod guide you through the inevitable "ah ha" moments. To be considered, apply online at: To be eligible you must:

• Have never flipped a house before.

• Have financing in place and be ready to spend and renovate.

• Be available for seven days of filming, staggered over 12 weeks (renovations to be completed in timeline of around 30 days).

• Must be 21 years of age or older and complete the online application.

"The Haves and Have Not's"

Tyler Perry's "The Haves and Haves Not's" continues filming at Tyler Perry Studios. Marinella Hume Casting Atlanta handles the background work for this TPS production and many others. Monitor the agency's Facebook page for current listings. You can also register to be included in the agency's talent database on their website at:

"Office Christmas Party"

Movie starring Jennifer Aniston, Kate McKinnon and Jason Bateman about a holiday party gone wrong. Tammy Smith Extras is handling the background work. Find out how to apply.


The television series "Archer" is looking for crew members. Email resumes to:


The television series "Atlanta" is looking for crew members. Email resumes to: