Now casting: ‘Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda’ seeking extras



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.

»RELATED: 9 big movies filming in Georgia in 2017

‘Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda’

Based on the popular YA book by Becky Albertalli, the movie tells the story of a gay teenager who hasn’t come out to his classmates. After an email he sent to a boy falls into the wrong hands, his life becomes more complicated as he’s blackmailed by a classmate.

The movie stars Jennifer GarnerKatherine Langford and Miles Heizer.

What are they looking for?

The following types are needed for a winter carnival scene:

High school students, age 16-19, any ethnicities (Subject: “NEW WINTER”)

Parents/adults: Men and women, age 20 and over, of all ethnicities to portray townspeople (Subject: “WINTER ADULT”)

Men and women age 20 and over, of all ethnicities to portray food vendors and ride operators. Great character faces are wanted. (Subject: “NEW CARNIES”)

When are they filming?

Filming will take place overnight in Norcross ITP on April 17 and 18.

»RELATED: Take these classes and workshops to break into Georgia's film and TV industry

How much does it pay?

Pay is $64 for eight hours of work.

How do I submit?

Send an email to, and put the role you’re submitting for in the subject line. Include three photos – head, body and profile – and your age, height, weight and all contact information.

»RELATED: 10 reasons to seek a job in Atlanta’s TV and film industry

»RECOMMENDED VIDEO: Top movies and TV shows filmed in Georgia in 2016