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Now casting: Dwayne Johnson film seeking South American kids in Atlanta

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?

Boys and girls ages 6-12 are needed to portray natives of South America. Kids who are Hispanic, Filipino, mixed race, etc. are fine as long as they look South American. Average to smaller/thinner body types are needed, and the costume for this scene will cover what a bathing suit would cover. 

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When are they filming?

A fitting will be held on July 13 in Atlanta. Filming will be in Atlanta on July 19 from approximately 3 p.m.-midnight and on July 20 from approximately 6 p.m.-midnight.

A courtesy hotel will be provided if you live more than two hours away.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $125 with overtime after eight hours each day, and the fitting will pay $31.25.

How do I submit?

Send an e-mail to projects1@tscasting.com with “FAMILY TREE KIDS” in the subject line. Include current, clear face photos – one from the chest up and one full-length from the knees up. Include a non-smiling photo, and even if you have professional headshots, you must also send these requested photos.

List your first and last name, phone number(s), city and state where you’ll be coming from, email address, ethnicity, age, height and weight. Include the following kids sizes: pants, shirt and shoe.

If you have acting experience (which isn’t mandatory) attach a resume and/or list your experience in the body of your email submission. 

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