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Jackie Robinson swinging a bat in Dodgers unif...

Jackie Robinson swinging a bat in Dodgers uniform, 1954. (Photo credit: Bob Sandberg  via Wikipedia)

Southern Hollywood Events is looking for paid extras to be a part of the movie 42 - The Jackie Robinson Story.  500 seats will be reserved for extras in Birmingham, Alabama; Chattanooga, Tennessee; and Macon, Georgia.

Harrison Ford will star as Branch Rickey the team executive that signed Robinson with Chadwick Boseman playing the part of Jackie Robinson and Christopher Meloni playing the part of Leo Durocher.

Each day raffle tickets will be given away for you to win prizes ranging from iPads to featured extra roles, and all-inclusive trips to Jamaica and Cancun.  Everyone will walk away with something and the more days you participate the more raffle tickets you will get.  You will also receive an extra raffle ticket for every friend you have signup and bring to the set.


Jackie Robinson swinging a bat in Dodgers unif...

Jackie Robinson swinging a bat in Dodgers uniform, 1954. (Photo credit:Bob Sandberg (Look Photographer) via Wikipedia)



Catrett Locke Casting
will be holding an open call tomorrow for the feature film 42 which is the story about Jackie Robinson signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers.

Harrison Ford will star as Branch Rickey the team executive that signed Robinson with Chadwick Boseman playing the part of Jackie Robinson.


They are looking for:
Great character faces.
Ages 18 and over.
Baseball fans, umpires, and coaches.
People with 1940's look.



Tyra Banks at the 2000 Cannes Film Festival.

Tyrra Banks (Image by  Rita Moln├ír via Wikipedia)

The search has started for America's Next Top Model - Cycle 19.  Hosted by Tyra Banks  This series puts contestants through the paces on photo shoots and catwalks.  You will be under 24 hour camera surveillance and the pressure will be high.  This is a chance to get recognized.  Even if you don't win you will be seen by fashion industry movers and shakers giving you a chance to show that you are easy to work with, punctual, and can pull of the job with finesse.


Checklist:
  • You must be at least 5'7" tall.
  • Between the ages of 18 and 27.
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Legible copies of your: United States passport and driver's license; or your social security card and birth certificate
  • Include: 3 Photos of yourself (closeup, full body, and bikini)
  • Contact information: Name, Email Address, Phone Number, Alternate Phone Number, and City You Live In.
  • Age, Height, and Weight
  • Include Video Tape
  • Video tape must not be over 3 minutes in length and must include your best runway walk.
  • Be sure to use your name and the region codes listed below on your photos and video.
  • Read the Eligibility Requirements then complete and mail the Audition Application with video, photos, and contact information.
  • If you do not mail the application package you will need to bring it to an open audition otherwise you will not be permitted to audition.  Open auditions do not require the videotape.
  • Application Deadline for video tape submissions is: March 13, 2012




Sexy Cradle Carry the Sexier in The Pool

Image by Mikeyloveswomen via Flickr

Open calls for casting of the Bad Girls Club, an Oxygen Channel series, this Saturday  in Atlanta, Birmingham, San Francisco, and Washington DC.

Checklist:
  • You must be 21 years old or older.
  • Be a self proclaimed "Bad Girl".
  • Bring photo, contact information, and identification to casting call.


Saturday, October 29th: 

  • Atlanta: 10:30 am-5:30 pm, 5 Seasons Westside, 1000 Marietta Street, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Birmingham: 10:00 am-5:00 pm, Brunswick Riverview Lanes, 2908 Riverview Road, Birmingham, Alabama
  • San Francisco: 10:00 am-5:00 pm, The Cellar, 685 Sutter Street, San Francisco, California
  • Washington DC: 10:00 am-5:00 pm, Club Heaven and Hell, 2327 18th Street Northwest, Washington DC

   
Vermeer Flapper 9

Image by [lauren nelson] via Flickr

The Wild Party, a production by Dane Peterson's Theater Series, is holding auditions for actors ages 18 and over.  A wild evening in a Manhattan apartment. The musical by Andrew Lippa deals with adult themes, language, and situations.

Roles:
  • Mr. Black
  • Dolores
  • Eddie
  • Jackie
  • Mae
  • Nadine
  • Oscar D' Armano
  • Phil D' Aarmano
  • The Neighbor
  • Ensemble (4)

Checklist:
  • Be prepared to sing 32 measures of musical theatre repertoire.  Preferably from the show.
  • Bring sheet music. Accompanist provided.
  • Headshot and resume' not required but helpful.
  • Bring list of conflicts from September 19th through October 23rd.


Audition:
Tuesday, August 2
5:15 pm - 5:30 pm
5:30 pm Dance Audition
6:00 pm Vocal Audition

Brasfield and Gorrie Conference Center
3021 7th Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama




   
Open casting call for extras today in Selma, Alabama for the Cypress Moon Studios feature film The Story of Bonnie and Clyde.

Men, women, and children ten years old and up are needed. 


Thursday, May 26th
4:00 pm until 7:00 pm

Bring photo, contact information, and/or resume' .

Location:
The Hampton Inn
2200 West Highland Ave.
Selma, Alabama

If you are unable to attend then mail photo, contact info, and/or resume' to:
Cypress Moon Studios
1000 Alabama Ave.
Sheffield, AL 35660

More info:

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Cee-Lo

Cover of Cee-Lo

The Hang Out Music Fest will be held  in Gulf Shores, Alabama starting Frday for three days.

With acts like Cee-Lo Green, Paul Simon, Foo Fighters, Widespread Panic, and about four dozen more thrown in for good measure, it is sure to be great weekend.


Hang Out Music Fest
Friday, May 20th through Sunday, May 22nd
Intersection Higways 59 and 182
Gulf Shores, Alabama

Mire info:


   
In the mid 1940s a guitar picker and singer named Hiram King Williams came out of Alabama to become one of country music's most enduring legends.  Better known as Hank, he recorded 35 top ten singles in his brief career. 11 of them were number one hits.   He died on the first day of 1953, at age 29, while on the way to a concert.

His songs have been recorded by artists too numerous to mention and he has even been included in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

The Hank Williams Festival will be held this weekend in Georgiana, Alabama. a town that Hank lived in as a boy.

Appearing this weekend:
Gene Watson
Jett Williams
Jim Ed Brown
David Frizzell
Jimmy Fortune
Helen Cornelius
Mary McDonald
Razzy Bailey
Colon Leatherwood
Jeff Whitlow
Pee Wee Moultrie
Clent Holmes
Braxton Schufert


32nd Hank Williams Festival
Friday, May 20th and Saturday, May 21st
Hank Williams Music Park
Georgian, AL

More info:


   
Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, sometime betwe...

Bonnie and Clyde (Public Domain Image via Wikipedia)

The Story of Bonnie and Clyde is in pre-productions and to be shot in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama.  Filmmaker Tonya S. Holly will be directing this adaptation about Bonnie and Clyde, their love story, and how they became the most notorious fugitives of the depression era.

The feature length movie will by produced by Holly's company Cypress Moon Studios. 

Some of the actors already cast for the movie are Hillary Duff, Thora Birch, Michael Madsden, Lee Majors, Peter Coyote, and Tess Harper.

Shooting will begin later this summer and extras are needed,

To audition as an extra call Cypress Moon Productions at:
256.381.5745
225.634.2222


Cypress Moon Productions: