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

Youth learn dangers of distracted driving

During a local training session, Coweta County youth received an abundance of advice on how to drive safely, how to make the right choices b ... Read More


Suspects on trial for human trafficking, child molestation

This week, two men indicted on charges of human trafficking for sexual servitude and aggravated child molestation are on trial in Coweta Cou ... Read More


Newnan Carnegie Library celebrates five-year anniversary

The Newnan Carnegie Library celebrated its fifth anniversary this week with a special presentation, “Walk Down Memory Lane.” &ld ... Read More


‘KKK’ painted on stop signs in Arnco

Seven stop signs and one dead-end sign in the Arnco community in west Coweta were painted with “KKK” over the weekend. The Cowet ... Read More


Rig overturns on interstate

A tractor-trailer driver was injured early Tuesday along I-85 near the Newnan exit when his truck overturned and landed on its side. Around ... Read More

Coweta County Superior Court indictments

Grand jury sessions for Coweta County Superior Court are now being held monthly due to the large volume of cases. Previously grand jury sess ... Read More