Charlize Theron’s new movie, is casting new talent in Chicago, Illinois.


Casting directors are looking for extras to play basketball fans, referees, and mall shoppers. Filming will take place between March 11th through Thursday, March 17th in Chicago, Illinois. Details have not been released but the movie will be produced, financed, and distributed by Amazon Studios. The movie will star David Oyelowo, Joel Edgerton, Amanda Seyfried, and Thandie Newton.

To audition for a rolecheck out the casting call details below:

American Express Casting Call

CASTING CALL: Feature film
FILM DATES: Friday, 3/11 through Thursday, 3/17
RATE: $80/8

Friday, 3/11 (Chicago):
Basketball Spectators – People with business attire that would watch their co-workers play in a game, and then go for drinks afterward – Male/Female, Any Ethnicity, Ages 30 to 60. On this date, production expects that you will work until 2:00AM, so you must be comfortable with late hours.

REAL Basketball Referee – You must include in your submission your experience as a basketball referee, please let us also know what you have for uniform and gear (you may get a $25 bump for supplying your own). Male/Any Ethnicity, Age 28 to 55

Monday, 3/14 (Calumet City)

Mall Shoppers – Male/Female, Any Ethnicity, Ages 25 – 60 who look like the live in Los Angeles. We are looking for a few kids, and parents must be able to work with them, and you must submit together.

Valley Footwear Female Employee – Female, Caucasian, Age 30s

Churro Hut Employee, Female/Asian/20s, you must be between size 4 and size 6 to fit an outfit that has been pre-ordered.

Fresh Coffee Shop Employees, Male/African American/20s and Female/Hispanic/20s

Food Court Employees, Male/Female, Any Ethnicity, Ages 20s to 30s

Tuesday, 3/15 (Chicago)

Clubbers –  we are looking for Hollywood people that like clubbing.  Male/Female, Any Ethnicity, Ages 21 to 38

If you have wait staff/bartender experience, please let us know in your submission.

Wednesday, 3/16 (Chicago)

Office Workers with nice cars , Female/Male, Any Ethnicity, Ages 20s to 60s – please do not submit for either of these roles if you DO NOT have a vehicle – you will get a $35 bump for use of your car.


1) Put appropriate role in the subject line, if you want to submit for more than one role, list all you want to be considered for.

2) Include your name, age, height, weight, phone number, zip code and email address

3) Send a RECENT candid photo in jpeg format – close up and full length – Make sure the photo is taken in decent lighting (no selfies), no sunglasses, no hats! Show us your style, but make sure we can see your face! The better the photo, the better your chance of being submitted.


We are asking for a lot of information, please double-check your submission carefully before hitting send.


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