The musician, filmmaker and actor was born in May 1930 in San Francisco He rose to fame with his role on the TV Western "Rawhide" His other notable credits include "Million Dollar Baby" and "American Sniper" He's won Academy Awards for Best Director and Best Picture In 1986, he served as mayor of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California In his 80s, he continues to remain active in the film industry

Now casting: Clint Eastwood film needs veterans for Jonesboro scene

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'The Mule'

Clint Eastwood is set to produce, direct and star in "The Mule," a Warner Bros. film, according to The Playlist. It's based on a true story about 90-year-old World War II veteran and horticulturalist Leo Sharp, who became a drug mule for a Mexican cartel.

Eastwood previously worked on "15:17 to Paris" and "Trouble with the Curve" in Atlanta.

What are they looking for?

Caucasian and African-American male and female veterans age 45-75 are needed. You should look like a small-town type for a scene at a small VFW party.

Everyone booked will also need a car, which can't be white, red or a custom color. Good car colors include blue, green, brown, burgundy/maroon, silver/gray, black, charcoal, champagne/tan and rust/burnt orange.

Real couples can't be booked unless you each have a car and can drive separately.

Women who are veterans can apply for these roles, and those who aren't can apply for spouse roles. Men who apply need to be veterans.

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When are they filming?

Filming will be in Jonesboro on June 13.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $72 for eight hours with overtime after that. You'll also receive an additional $25 car bump.

How do I submit?

Send an e-mail to and put "VET WITH CAR" in the subject line.

Include current clear, photos - one from the chest up (face) and one from the knees up (fully body). You should look the part. If you have professional photos, you must include current, non-professional photos. Selfies are OK, but don't just show your head or take it from a strange angle.

List your first and last name, phone number(s), city and state where you'll be coming from, email address, age, ethnicity, height and weight. Include your sizes (men: jacket, sleeve, waist, inseam and shoe; women: dress, bust/bra/cup, waist and shoe).

Provide your car information – color, year, make and model.

Men should list which branch of the military you served in, for how long, which years, etc. Women who are veterans should include what branch of the military you served in. If you're a spouse type and didn't serve, state that you're "submitting to be a spouse."

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