Casting call for feature film 'Bastards'

The feature film "Bastards" is seeking extras, body-doubles, and stand-ins to work in Atlanta, GA. Shooting gets underway on October 5, 2015. Lawrence Sher is directing from a screenplay written by Justin Malen. Producers are Ivan Reitman, Tom Pollock, Ali Bell, Chris Fenton, Chris Coles, Broderick Johnson, and Andrew Kosove, Starring in "Bastards is Owen Wilson, Ed Helms, J.K. Simmons, Terry Bradshaw, and Ving Rhames.

"Bastards" centers on two brothers who are raised to believe their father died when they were young. When they learn that is a lie, their mother confesses she was a wild child in the '70s who slept with many powerful people she met at Studio 54, including movie stars, athletes and politicians, prompting the siblings to set out on the road to find their real father.

"Bastards" Casting Call Details

The following is needed to work on the feature film "Bastards" in Atlanta, GA.

Stand-Ins and Body Doubles:

Caucasian Male - Longer Blonde hair
Ages 25-50
Ht: 5’10”
Jacket: 39-40R
Neck: 15.5
Sleeve: 33
Med Tee
Waist: 32-33
Inseam: 32
Shoe: 11
Subject: KYLE

Caucasian Male - Shorter Brown Hair
Ages 25-50
Ht: 6’
Jacket: 38R
Neck: 15.5
Sleeve: 34
Waist: 32
Inseam: 30/32
Shoe 9

This is not full time but I do not have work dates yet
Must be willing to cut and lighten hair
Caucasian Male - Age 20-40
Light brown or blonde hair
Thin Body Frame
This is a higher rate
Ht: 5’10”
Jacket: 39-40R
Neck: 15.5x
Sleeve: 33
Med T-Shirt
Waist: 32-33
Inseam 32
Shoe 11

Will work most days starting Oct 28th - Mid Feb
Monday - Friday
Need to have open availability.
African American Female - Dark Skin Tone
Prefer those with very short hair
Bra: 32A
Waist: 27/28
Dress: 2/4
Shoe: 8
Jacket/T-shirt: XS/S
Subject: D Stand-In

If you fit any of the above description then please email
Include 3 pics (head, body and profile) age, ht, wt, and all contact info.


Seeking male PILOT
Age 35 or older
Must fit Uniform sizes below
Hat 7 1/4
Jacket 48 L
Pants 40 x 32
Need to have a 1980's hairstyle
Work Day: is Oct 5th and 6th - MUST BE AVAIL BOTH DAYS
Must have a fitting TBD
Location: Tucker GA
Rate: 64/8
Subject: TWA PILOT

STUDENTS **Updated Ages**
Girls and Boys / All Ethnicities / Ages 8-11
Need to have 1980s look to them
HIT THIS LINK to see examples of hairstyles
Please send pictures with childrens
hair styled 80's to the best of your ability.
Work Date: Oct 5th and 6th - MUST BE AVAIL BOTH DAYS
Must be avail for a fitting TBD
Location: Tucker GA
Rate: 120/8 - OT after 8 hours
Subject: Elementary

Seeking 1980's Dads for school Career Day!!
Need to have the shaggier 80's type hair.
Looking for Character/Interesting faces. All shapes and sizes!
Men ages 30-50
Any Ethnicity
Work Date: Oct 5th and 6th - MUST BE AVAIL BOTH DAYS
Must be avail for a fitting TBD
Location: Tucker GA
Rate: 64/8 - OT after 8 hours
Subject: CAREER DAD!!!

Seeking cars years 1970 to 1989
Need to be in decent condition
Please send a picture of your car
List the Year, Color, Make, and Model
Please send pictures of yourself as well.
Work Day: Oct 5th
Location: Tucker GA
Rate: 64/8 - OT after 8 hours + a 25 Car Bump
Subject: 80's CAR

Seeking Men and Women
We will be shooting multiple airports including JFK and Miami
We will ne appropriate looks for those cities as well as tourists types
Ages 18 and up / All ethnicities
Location: Hartsfeild Airport
Date: October 8th
Rate: 64/8 - OT after 8 hours
Subject: AIRPORT

If you fit the above description then please email
Include 3 pics (head, body and profile)
age, ht, wt, and all contact info.

Please put the correct role in subject line.

IMPORTANT NOTE: All talent must be legally eligible to work in Atlanta, GA and the United States. The Atlanta Actors Resource Guide eBook includes the information and documents for adults, minors, and foreign talent who would like to work as an actor or extra on film and television productions in the State of Georgia and the United States:

• Georgia Child Labor Entertainment Employment Information Sheet
• Georgia Child Labor Summary Sheet
• Georgia Employment Certificate Guide for Minors Under 18
• USA Child Actor Work Permit Requirements
• Immigration Work Permit Information
• Non-Immigrant Visa Application

In addition to the following Atlanta Actors Resources:

• Atlanta Casting Directors List
• Atlanta Extras Casting Directors List
• Atlanta Talent Agents List
• General Talent Agent Information
• Atlanta Acting Classes and Schools List
• Atlanta Actors Unions and Professional Organizations
• Summer Performing Arts Camps
• Atlanta Headshot Photographers List
• Audition Tips
• How To Make an Audition Video
• Sample Actors Resume
• Sample Beginning Actors Resume
• Sample Cover Letters
• Entertainment Industry Terminology
• PDF Users Guides

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Principal Actor Casting

See the post titled Headshot and Resume Information regarding how to submit for acting roles.

Submit photos and resumes by mail only.
No phone calls or personal drop-offs.

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2656 S La Cienega Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90034


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Crew Members

Experienced film crew members available to work in Atlanta, GA and/or Miami can submit resumes to the following:

Production Companies:

Do NOT send photos and resumes to the production companies, as they will most likely end up being thrown away. They do not cast the films, rather they hire casting directors who sort through the thousands of submissions.

Love Child Pictures
3110 Maple Drive NE
Second Floor
Atlanta, GA 30305

Montecito Picture Company
9465 Wilshire Blvd.
Suite 920
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

DMG Entertainment
3431 Wesley Street
Suite E
Culver City, CA 90232

Alcon Entertainment
10390 Santa Monica Blvd.
Suite 250
Los Angeles, CA 90025


Ivan Reitman
Tom Pollock
Ali Bell
Chris Fenton
Chris Coles
Broderick Johnson
Andrew Kosove


Larry Sher


Justin Malen


Owen Wilson
Ed Helms
J.K. Simmons
Terry Bradshaw
Ving Rhames