Now casting: Taraji P. Henson film needs extras in Atlantic Station

The actress and singer was born Sept. 11, 1970. She graduated from Howard University with a drama degree. Her breakout film was 2001's "Baby Boy," which starred Tyrese. The Oscar-nominee has worked alongside Brad Pitt, Tyler Perry and more. Her credits include "Empire," "Hidden Figures," and "Acrimony." In 2016, she released her memoir "Around the Way Girl."

Taraji P. Henson will star in “What Men Want,” which is inspired by the 2000 romantic comedy “What Women Want”

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.

Taraji P. Henson will star with Tracy Morgan and Aldis Hodge in the comedy "What Men Want," according to Variety. The movie is inspired by the 2000 romantic comedy "What Women Want," which starred Mel Gibson as a marketing executive who could hear what women are thinking. In "What Men Want," the roles are reserved, and Henson, who portrays a sports agent, can hear men's thoughts.

What are they looking for?

Caucasian men and women who are age 20-40 are needed to portray staffers. You can be a fresh face or a returning agent, and you should have no visible tattoos, earing gauges, long hair or full beards. You’ll also need to have three dressy/corporate looks with appropriate shoes – no sneakers.

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When are they filming?

Filming will be on May 25 in Atlanta Station, and the call time may be 6:30 a.m.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $75 for eight hours.

How do I submit?

Send an email to with the subject line "CM STAFFER 5/25" for men and "CF STAFFER 2/25" for women.

Include three recent photos and your name, age, phone number, height, weight and distance to downtown Atlanta.

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