By Natasha Greeves | Shadow and Act December 27, 2013 at 11:38AM
Attention, if you're in the Jackson, MS area and are interested in being a paid extra in Get On Up, the James Brown biopic that's currently being shot, which stars Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer and Nelsan Ellis, with Tate Taylor directing.
We are looking to book the following paid extras for a scene filming JANUARY 7th, IN JACKSON
CAUCASIAN and AFRICAN AMERICAN MEN and WOMEN, ages 18 and over for a really FUN CONCERT scene that takes place in 1971 Paris (filming in Jackson, MS)
These are daytime scenes (starting early in the morning on January 7th)
Please submit as soon as you can and over the holidays. We will be booking now and over the next few weeks!
**IF YOU ALREADY SUBMITTED, THERE IS NO NEED TO SUBMIT AGAIN. THIS POST IS TO CONTINUE GETTING PEOPLE WHO HAVEN'T ALREADY SUBMITTED!!!
Note 1: We need SOME of you to go on a costume fitting on Jan 2nd or Jan 3rd, so please start submitting now so we can set some of you up for fittings before and during our holiday break/hiatus! Not all will need go on the fitting, but we need to pre-fit a core group of you to establish the look of the scene for 1971!
Selected people will be contacted via email so please keep an eye out for a booking email over the next few weeks (check your spam/junk folder too!)
PLEASE SUBMIT as instructed below to GETONUPEXTRAS@GMAIL.COM AND PLEASE put "PARIS CONCERT" in the subject line
CURRENT PHOTOS- Please send a good face photo from the shoulders up, preferably with no other people in the picture and please avoid a photo with hats or sunglasses. Please show your hair length and color in your photo. NO wig photos, please!!
Then please List the following:
PHONE NUMBER (s)
CITY and STATE where you live
Men::Jacket , Waist and shoe size
Ladies: Bust/Bra size, Dress size and shoe size
FILMING in JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI
PLEASE SHARE ON YOUR FACEBOOK WALLS...VERY MUCH APPRECIATED!!!