FX’s Atlanta starring Donald Glover is now casting extras for a basketball scene
FX’s new TV series Atlanta starring Donald Glover is now casting actors, models, and talent to work on an upcoming episode filming in Atlanta, Georgia in early May. Producers are looking for hipsters, girlfriends, media types, and stand-ins to work on the scenes.
About FX’s Atlanta:
Written by and starring Glover, who himself grew up in the titular city, FX’s Atlanta follows two cousins on their way up through the Atlanta rap scene whose opposing views on art versus commerce, success and race will make their quest anything but easy. Glover will also act as the show’s executive producer, along with Paul Simms (Girls, Flight of the Conchords), and Dianne McGunigle.
To audition for a role on Donald Glover new FX TV series Atlanta, check out the casting call details below:
FX Atlanta Casting Call
**3-DAY BOOKING for HIP GUYS W/ BUZZ CUTS**
Seeking some young (18-20s), caucasian males with really short buzz cuts or shaven heads. You should have a hip and trendy vibe too, so submit photos of you in some great threads.
Works on May 3rd-5th
**AA Female, GIRL FRIEND Role**
Seeking a pretty, African American female, age’s 20’s to be a friend of someone on the show. Must be available three days!
Subject: SNAP FRIEND
Works on May 3rd-5th
**AFRICAN AMERICAN CASTING**
Seeking African American males and females to portray club goers.
Ages 18-32 preferred!
Submit photos in your best clubbing attire to increase your chances of being seen! THIS IS NOT A NIGHT SHOOT.
Films on Wednesday, April 27th
**1, 2 or 3 DAY BASKETBALL SPECTATORS**
Casting Ages 7-70’s
**Will book a group of friends/family members together**
Seeking people to portray fans at a baskeball game. You don’t even have to actually love the game or the home team – just willing to smile and cheer on cue!
1 Day: Thursday, May 5th
2 Day: Wed & Thu, May 4th & 5th
3 Day: Tue-Thu, May 3rd-5th
Please note in your submission which day(s) you are available to work.
Please Use The Subject: BASKETBALL SPECTATOR
**BASKETEBALL GAME MEDIA**
Seeking several people to portray the positions that make the game work and all come together. Several positions available, so feel free to submit with more than one in your subject line! All positions will work 1-3 days from May 3rd-May 5th, depending on the role.
Subjects for you to choose from:
HOT SHOT AGENTS
“CELEBRITIES” (look alikes – include who you look like when submitting)
ACTUAL, EXPERIENCED REFEREES
PEOPLE TO PORTRAY JUDGES
Please Choose A Subject Based On What You Are Applying For!
**STAND-INS CASTING NOTICE**
Rate: 140/12, Work Date: Monday 4/18
Please list stand-in experience when submitting.
5’8 Caucasian Female
5’5 African American Female
UTILITY MALE STAND-IN
Light-Skinned African American Male
5’10-6’0, Normal Build
Please choose a subject when submitting: Mary, Monique, or Utility!
How to Apply!
All of the following roles will work in the Atlanta area and have a rate of $64/8 unless otherwise specified.
To submit, please include three well-lit and clear photos of yourself along with your name, age, height, weight and current phone number to
Make sure to use the correct subject line(s) to increase your chances!
Subject lines and dates are listed with each role.
If you are not local and/or do not fit the description, do not apply
Do you think you are perfect for this role? Leave us a comment below and tell casting directors why you should be selected!