Now casting: BET’s ‘The Quad’ seeking student reporters



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.

Anika Noni Rose ("For Colored Girls," "Dreamgirls"), Atlanta resident Masud Olufani and Jasmine Guy ("A Different World") star in "The Quad," a scripted drama set at a fictional historically black college in Atlanta named Georgia A&M.

What are they looking for?

The following roles are being cast for extras age 18 and up:

  • Georgia A&M college students
  • Reporters
  • Camera men
  • Government officials

When are they filming?

Filming will be in Atlanta on Oct. 30 with a preliminary call time of 6 a.m. You should be prepared to be available all day.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $64 for eight hours.

How do I submit?

Send an email to with the subject line "STUDENT 10/30," "NEWS CREW 10/30" or "OFFICIALS 10/30." Include your name, number, age, height, sizes (shirt, pants, jacket, etc.), location and whether you have any visible tattoos and if so, where they're located. Also submit two photos (one headshot and one full body) and include your car type, model and year.