Open casting call issued for 'Drop Dead Diva' and untitled feature film

by Staff Reports / news@newnan.com

Marinella Hume Casting Inc. announced Monday that they are in search of paid background talent for the Lifetime cable network series “Drop Dead Diva” and an “unnamed” full length feature film shooting in February.

The open casting call is for ages 18 and over and will take place between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Jan. 4 at 105 St. Stephens suite “D” in the Southcrest Bank Shopping Plaza in Tyrone — located in front of the Legacy Theatre.

The agency is seeking experienced stand-ins with a resume, headshot and are seeking the following attributes:

• Female model types — tall, leggy and fashionable. Men — fashionable with runway flair. Beverly Hills lawyer types with upscale wardrobe. Blonde and brunette men and women with healthy tans, defined jawlines and a prominent appearance.

• Real medical staff: EMT, nurse, doctor and also real police and military personnel. Twins, redheads and unique looking facial features. African-American men and women with 1970s period, natural hair. Women that are classic looking in their appearance with flawless skin and specifically seeking people of mixed ethnicity.

Seeking all types 18 years and over.

The company will be taking photos so representatives encourage those planning to attend to arrive dressed in thier best fashionable upscale event outfit. Both men and women are asked to have hair and makeup as camera ready as possible. Men are encouraged to use hair product.

They also request that those attending know their clothing measurements including hat and neck, waist, inseam, shoe, jacket and dress size.

For those who cannot attend, registration is offered on the new website, www.marinellahumecasting.com . Pay attention to photos and the “how-to” section.

Talent must and be legally eligible to work in Atlanta and in the United States, representatives said.



More Local

Coweta school bus routes now online

The Coweta County School System has finalized its bus routes for next week’s start of the 2014-15 school year Wednesday, Aug. 6. A lis ... Read More


UPDATE

Tonight's 'Screen on the Green' postponed

UPDATE: Tonight's Screen on the Green First Friday Event has been postponed, and rescheduled for Friday October 3rd. It is the interest of M ... Read More


Senoia police warn of new round of phone scams

The Senoia Police Department is warning of three separate scams that Senoia residents have recently fallen victim to. Two of these scams are ... Read More


Niagara bottling holds job recruitment

A line of applicants wrapped around the hallways inside the West Georgia Technical College Coweta Campus Thursday as Niagara Bottling held a ... Read More


Tax-free shopping until midnight Saturday

Georgia’s annual sales tax holiday for back-to-school shopping runs today and Saturday. Clothes, school supplies and computers, within ... Read More

State Superintendent Race

Coweta vote totals the same in recount

By Celia Shortt celia@newnan.com Coweta County’s numbers for the recount in the Republican runoff election for state school superinten ... Read More