Male and female talent over the age of 18 are wanted to be Extras in the upcoming Netflix movie.
“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” is a 1982 play that chronicles the twentieth century African American experience. The play is set in the 1920s and centers around issues of race, religion and the historic exploitation of black recording artists by white producers.
When: July 2019
Further details of this casting are located below the Nine9 application. Enrollment in our service is not required.
Nine9 Talent Application
Denzel Washington revealed nearly a half-decade ago, his plans to produce ten of August Wilson’s plays, which portray the 20th century African American experience, from the early 1900s, just after slavery and the Civil War, to the 1990s, into feature films. He first started with the film adaptation of Wilson’s “Fences”.
To be considered…
African American Extras ages 18+ needed for a big, fun scene on Friday, July 12th
*PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT FOR THIS SCENE IF YOU ARE ALREADY BOOKED FOR ANOTHER SCENE ON THIS MOVIE*
This will be a late day call time, likely after 4pm, and go through the night into early Saturday morning. It will film about 20 minutes outside of Pittsburgh so must have reliable transportation.
They’re looking for a classic, natural look:
– Natural hair (no extensions, weaves, braids, or dyed hair)
– Natural lashes and brows (No lash extensions)
– No acrylic or painted nails.
– No ear gauges or facial piercings.
– No facial/neck tattoos.
Pay is $80 for the first eight hours, then time-and-a-half afterward (plus $20 for a wardrobe fitting).
*WARDROBE FITTING WILL BE REQUIRED THIS WEEK OR EARLY NEXT WEEK.*
Please email a CURRENT photo to firstname.lastname@example.org so that they can see how your hair and facial hair look at the moment.
*INCLUDE YOUR NAME, PHONE NUMBER, LOCATION AND AGE AS WELL AS THE REQUESTED SIZES BELOW.*
*No hats, sunglasses or filters. Please put “JULY 12” as the subject line.
*Must be fully available Morning through late evening every day, typical 12-14 hour shoot days
– Suit jacket size
– Neck size
– Shirt sleeve
– Dress size
– Bust & Cup