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Now casting: Dwayne Johnson movie needs Hispanic men

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?

Hispanic men age 18-60 are needed to be featured South American locals in 1920 who work with the lead character in a small, fun scene. Filipino or mixed races may also submit and all hair lengths as well as facial hair is OK. You should be a new face to the film but can be a repeat if you weren’t used or seen.

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When are they filming?

Filming will be at Blackhall Studios in Atlanta during the daytime on Sept. 8. You’ll also need to attend a mandatory fitting on Aug. 21. 

How much does it pay?

Pay is $150 for 10 hours with overtime after that, with an additional $31.25 for the fitting.

How do I submit?

Send an e-mail to projects1@tscasting.com with “FEATURED FUN” 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. You should wear neutral attire in the photos.

List your first and last name, phone number(s), city and state where you’ll be coming from, email address, ethnicity (be specific), age, height, weight and sizes: jacket, collar, sleeve, waist, inseam and shoe. List any tattoos you have and include whether you have any acting and/or set experience – but experience isn’t mandatory.

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