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Don Cheadle's Miles Davis Project Seeks Extras + Cars From the Late 1940s Through the Mid-1970s

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act June 11, 2014 at 9:58AM

Cheadle is both directing and starring in "Miles Ahead," with Ewan McGregor and Zoe Saldana co-starring.
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FYI from the Greater Cincinnati & Northern Kentucky Film Commission.

Casting directors for Don Cheadle's Miles Davis film - "Miles Ahead" - are looking for background extras (adults 21 and older), as well as cars from the late 1940s through the mid-1970s.

Applicants must be "available June through August 15." 

Those interested should send a headshot, their full name, email address and phone number to milesfilmextras@gmail.com.

With regards to needed cars, here's what Cheadle is looking for specifically:

-- A 1970s Jaguar XJS, preferably dark green.

-- Taxis from the 1940s/'50s, and 1970s.

-- A 1950s Cadillac convertible.

-- Cars from 1965 through 1975.

Owners of cars fitting the descriptions should send a photo and contact information to carsmilesahead@gmail.com.

Cheadle is both directing and starring in "Miles Ahead," with Ewan McGregor and Zoe Saldana co-starring.

We'll be interviewing Cheadle this afternoon, so look out for a published piece in the next week or so.

This article is related to: Don Cheadle, Zoe Saldana, Ewan McGregor


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