Marvel’s Black Panther is now casting extras in Atlanta, Georgia.
Tammy Smith Casting is now casting background extras who are local to the Greater Atlanta area to work as a local in the new Marvel feature film, Black Panther. However, casting directors are also open to submissions from distant places, especially for featured roles. In addition, casting directors are looking for men and women who have a non-restricted Social Security Number and able to legally work in the United States.
Marvel is casting a wide range of background actors including African men and women, ages 18 to 90.
Tammy Smith Casting are specifically casting people to play the people of the Wakanda homeland for the new Black Panther movie. But for the upcoming Black Panther movie producers are looking for talents that have the following skills:
- Drummers (African style)
- Martial Arts/MMA
- Military/weapons/knife handling
- Fitness Trained/Athletics
There will be two open casting calls in Atlanta, Georgia.
Tammy Smith will be holding an open casting call on Saturday, November 5th and Sunday, November 6th from 11 am to 6 pm at:
6305 Crescent Dr. NW
Norcross, GA 30071
(Use the truck entrance gate and follow the signs for the open call)
Can’t make it to the open casting call, check out the casting call details below.
To audition for a role on Marvel’s Black Panther, check out the latest casting call information below.
Black Panther Casting Call
FILMING will take place in Atlanta and the greater Atlanta area
The casting information below is to work** as a PAID EXTRA .
The majority of extras we hire, must be local and/or able to work/stay in the Greater Atlanta as a local hire (on their own). We ARE, however, open to submissions from distant places, for consideration, especially in the event that you are an outstanding type that we really need!!!
** ALSO: YOU MUST HAVE A NON-RESTRICTED SSN (Social Security Number) FOR EMPLOYMENT IN THE U.S.
HOW TO SUBMIT:
PHOTOS and INFO should be ALL TOGETHER in ONE COMPLETE EMAIL (If you need to send a revision or if you forget something in an email, please send ALL of the info and photos together in one complete REVISED email- thank you in advance for that 😉
SUBMISSION EMAIL ADDRESS:
PLEASE SEND ALL SUBMISSIONS TO: [email protected]
1. Please send 3 or 4 photos.
– ALL PHOTOS should be CURRENT photos and CLEAR (in focus, not blurry)
2. Please take photos in front of a neutral background and in good light (avoid being backlit, etc..)
3. Please send NON-SMILING options as well as SMILING options for your photos.
4. PLEASE SEND:
– 1 photo from the chest or shoulders up…a “face” photo
– 1 photo from the knees up or full length
– a 3rd or 4th photo, if possible, of you dressed “looking the part” for what you are submitting for!
– you are welcome to send a few more photos to be sure, but please no more than 5 or 6 total.
5. HAIR- current color/length and facial hair in your photos only!!!
Do NOT send photos of a hair style or look that you don’t currently have!!
Always include the following info in all submissions, in a LIST format in the body of your email. Please also make sure you put the correct SUBJECT, IN the subject line of your submission email, as listed under each type needed. This is key for your email to go into the right folder on our end.
First and Last NAME (this should be your legal name that matches your photo ID)
PHONE NUMBER (s) (XXX-XXX-XXXX format please)
Email address (yes, please list in the body of your email, to verify)
CITY & STATE (where you live/where you will be coming from!)
(NOTE: IF YOU ARE FROM FARTHER than a few hours away from the greater Atlanta area,
please list/note if you have a LOCAL PLACE TO STAY.
Men: Jacket, collar, sleeve, waist, inseam, and shoe
Women: Dress size, bust/bra/cup, pants, waist, shoe
–and LIST the following if applicable –
Please list if you have experience in/as :
Drummers (African style)
List any Tattoos and piercings (where, how large, etc…)
Hair styles will vary and shaved heads, both men and women, are needed as well.
IF you have a resume or acting or set experience, please list briefly, or attach a resume, IF you have one. Experience is not mandatory, but it is good to know (and helpful for certain types and scenes!)
Please make sure you put the correct SUBJECT, IN the subject line of your submission email,
as listed under each type needed. Otherwise, your email will go to the wrong place in our email folders!
African Men and Women, ages 18 to 90**
***(ELDERS too, please!!- we can offer to pay for a family member to drive them if hired)
We need to populate our African nation of “Wakanda” in the movie – Black Panther’s homeland!!
People with heritage from any of the African nations are welcome!
Please send a photo of you in one of the following looks:
African wardrobe, Afropunk looks, tribal looks,
or just in a neutral color tank top and form fitted shorts, capris, leggings, etc…
EMAIL SUBJECT LINE: “AFRICAN”
For more information click here.
About Black Panther:
Production for Black Panther started two years ago and centers around T’Challa aka Black Panther, who premiered in the latest Marvel movie, Captain America: Civil War, which also filmed in Atlanta, Georgia.
In case you didn’t know, Black Panther is “the new ruler of the advanced kingdom of Wakanda must defend his land from being torn apart by enemies from outside and inside country,” according to iMDB.
Black Panther will star Chadwick Boseman as Black Panther, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o and Ryan Coogler will direct. Black Panther will hit theaters on February 17, 2018.