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Now casting: Dwayne Johnson film 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. 

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‘The Jungle Cruise’

Dwayne “The Rock” JohnsonEmily Blunt and British comedian and actor Jack Whitehall will star in Disney’s “The Jungle Cruise,” according to Variety. The movie is based on Disney’s classic theme park attraction of the same name.

What are they looking for?

Two younger men are needed to portray newspaper and flower vendors, and a man is needed to portray a police officer in 1920 London. You should be Caucasian and age 18-60. You should also be a new face or a repeat only if you weren’t used or seen.

Your hair must be short, or you must be willing to be cleaned up to a neat man’s cut. The only facial hair that’s OK is a moustache.

The scene will be shot outside, and although there will be cooling stations, you’ll need to be comfortable with wearing a period costume in the heat. 

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When are they filming?

A mandatory fitting will be held on Sept. 6, and filming will be in Atlanta’s Blackhall Studios during the day on Sept. 11.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $72 for eight hours with overtime after that and $18 for the fitting.

How do I submit?

Send an e-mail to projects1@tscasting.com with “PICADILLY” in the subject line. Include current, clear face photos – one from the chest up and one full-length photo from the knees up. You should be wearing neutral attire and include a non-smiling photo. It must show your current facial hair or if you’re clean-shaven as well as your hair length. If you have professional headshots, the above photos must be sent as well.

List the following:

  • First and last name
  • Phone number(s)
  • City and state where you’ll be coming from
  • Email address
  • Ethnicity (be specific) 
  • Age
  • Height 
  • Weight
  • Sizes: jacket, collar, sleeve, waist, inseam and shoe
  • Any tattoos you may have
  • If you have facial hair, you must note that you’re willing to shave.
  • Include any acting and/or set experience you may have (not mandatory)

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