Now casting: Dwayne Johnson film seeking kids

Are you ready to make your mark on Atlanta’s film and TV industry? Are you the next Tyler Perry? ATL is in need of young stars. Check out the Peach City’s latest casting call for your chance at fame. 

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The movie, which is based on the classic 1986 video game of the same name, stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Details about its plot haven’t been released, but in the video game, three monsters destroy cities and American landmarks while dodging attacks by helicopters and tanks.

What are they looking for?

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Boys and girls age 9-12 of all ethnicities are needed for a zoo field trip scene. New faces only are needed, and if you’re an adult who will be working on this scene, your kids can’t be cast as well.

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When are they filming?

Filming will take place in Atlanta on June 19 and 20, and kids will need to work both days.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $80 for eight hours with overtime after that (10 hours maximum).

How do I submit?

Send an email to with BANANA in the subject line. If you’re submitting for more than one child, send their information in a single email.

Include the following in your submission:

  • Current, clear photos of your child (one from the shoulders up and one from the knees up, and avoid photos with hats and sunglasses)
  • First and last name of parent
  • Phone number
  • City and state where you live
  • Email address

For each child, list the following:

  • First and last name
  • Age
  • Height 
  • Weight

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