Now casting: Lee Daniels’ ‘Star’ seeking dancers, nurses and more | Atlanta film jobs


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Now casting: Lee Daniels’ ‘Star’ seeking dancers, nurses and more | Atlanta film jobs

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STAR: L-R: Brittany O'Grady, Queen Latifah and Jude Demorest in the special premiere of STAR airing Wednesday, Dec. 14 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. STAR makes its time period with an all-new episode Wednesday, Jan. 4 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2016 Fox Broadcasting Co. CR: FOX

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. 


Lee Daniels’ Fox musical drama tells the story of a girl named Star (Jude Demorest) who travels to Atlanta with her sister Simone (Brittany O’Grady) and spoiled rich girl Alexandra (Ryan Destiny) to try to become famous as a girl group. Queen Latifah portrays Star and Simone’s godmother.

What are they looking for?

The following roles are being filled, and only new faces are being sought:

  • Nurses: Men and women who have experience as an operating room or regular nurse are sought for a featured spot.
  • Dancers: Men and women, age 18 to 25, are needed to portray dancers. You must have your own dance clothing.
  • Choreographer: Men and women, age 27 to 35, are needed. You must have your own dance clothing.
  • Passerby: Men and women in their 20s to 50s will portray patrons walking on the street.

When are they filming?

Filming will take place on Feb. 14 in Atlanta for dancers, choreographers and passersby. Nurses will film on Feb. 16.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $64 for eight hours of work.

How do I submit?

Send an e-mail to, and include your photos, name, age, phone number and city location. Put the role you’re submitting for in the subject line, and if you’re submitting for a nurse role, include any experience you have.


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