CBS TV Show MacGyver Seeking Actors

CBS TV Show MacGyver Seeking Actors
CBS MacGyver Auditions

The former hit series MacGyver that aired in the 80’s is coming back in a new way! CBS has decided to bring back the series with an all new cast. The original series starred Henry Winkler, John Rich, John Mantley. CBS describes the remake as “A reimagining of the classic series, is an action-adventure drama about 20-something Angus “Mac” MacGyver (Lucas Till) who creates a clandestine organization within the U.S. government where he uses his extraordinary talent for unconventional problem solving and vast scientific knowledge to save lives. Joining his team on high-risk missions around the globe is maverick former CIA agent Jack Dalton (George Eads). Under the aegis of the Department of External Services, MacGyver takes on the responsibility of saving the world, armed to the teeth with resourcefulness and little more than bubble gum and a paper clip”. Former MacGyver star and Golden Globe winning actor Henry Winkler will be one of the executive producers on the show.

The series will be filming in Atlanta and Central Casting is now casting for background actors. They are looking for men and women who have a flexible schedule and are able to shoot between Sunday, July 10th and Tuesday, July 26th. Continue Reading

Tyler Perry TV Show Too Close To Home

Tyler Perry TV Show Too Close To Home
Tyler Perry TV Show Auditions

If you have ever wanted the opportunity to work with Tyler Perry, your chance is here! The multi-talented director, producer, writer and actor is now filming his new scripted series for TLC called “Too Close to Home” and he is looking for men and women to be on the show! The eight episode drama is being written, directed and produced by Perry. Marinella Hume Casting is seeking men and women to play photographers, camera operators, reporters and sound boom operators in the series that is filming in Atlanta.

Variety reports the show follows “the story of a young woman who escaped her working class upbringing to discover unparalleled success in the fast-paced D.C. political circuit, only to find herself at the center of a scandal. After a steamy affair with a married senator makes national headlines, she is forced to return to her trailer park beginnings, where her past and everyone in it resurfaces to complicate everything,” The television series will mark Perry’s first scripted series for the network. Continue Reading

Disney Looking for Princess Tiana, Pocahontas, Anna & Elsa

Disney Looking for Princess Tiana, Pocahontas, Anna & Elsa
Disney Looking for Princess Tiana, Pocahontas, Anna & Elsa

If you have always dreamed of working at the magical Walt Disney World, your dream may just come true! Walt Disney World is gearing up to hold auditions in Atlanta for Disney Character Look-alikes! Disney Creative Entertainment is seeking female performers with engaging personalities to portray Disney Character Look-alikes at the Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, FL. Casting directors are seeking full time performers. They would like candidates to be able to relocate to Orlando within the next three months. These positions require performers to complete at least one year of work in Orlando. Potential relocation packages may be available to qualified candidates.

All performers, including Disney Character Look-alikes, will also perform in meet-and-greets as fully costumed Disney Characters in our Parks and Resorts. This includes wearing large body costumes, heads, and feet, and exposure to hot and humid weather.  Disney is now seeking actresses to play the following characters: Princess Tiana – Female, 5’5″ – 5’8″, with a slender build and confident, outgoing personality. Continue Reading

Casting For The Longest Ride – Movie

The Longest Ride Auditions
The Longest Ride Auditions

Some of the most popular films of the past decade have one thing in common – they come from the mind of best selling writer Nicholas Sparks. Now his next romantic masterpiece is set to go in front of cameras and it;s all happening here in Atlanta. The Longest Ride is set to begin shooting soon and auditions for several roles will soon be up for grabs.

The Longest Ride is based on the novel by Sparks (The Notebook starring Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams, Safe Haven featuring Julianne Hough and Josh Duhamel and The Lucky One starring Zac Efron and Taylor Schilling) and will tell the moving love stories of two destined couples (one from the past, one in the present) as they intersect in Continue Reading

Actors Needed For Commercial

Actors Needed For Commercial
Actors Needed For Commercial

Here is an incredible opportunity for two talented Atlanta area actors to land a role in an upcoming locally shot commercial for a major company. Producers are looking to cast one male and one female for a brand new Benjamin Moore Paints spot in Atlanta and interested performers can submit themselves today for a fantastic paid acting shoot.

This Benjamin Moore Paints commercial is ready to make two lucky ATL area entertainers a fabulous career boost and possibly put them on the road to stardom. These two roles are being described as “unique” and specific looks are being sought after by the casting directors. Continue Reading

The Originals (The Vampire Diaries Spin-Off) – The CW

The Originals Auditions
The Originals Auditions

For years The CW has been delighting millions with it’s hit supernatural drama series The Vampire Diaries starring the incredible Nina Dobrev and now the network is ready to expand their TVD universe with it’s exciting spin-off series The Originals. This fabulous new chapter in the TVD world will, like it’s companion, be bringing it’s production to the Atlanta area and the producers and casting directors of this sure to be hit are searching for up and coming local talent for a variety of incredible roles. Interested performers of all ages can apply today for the upcoming auditions. This could be your chance to be a part of the next prime time television sensation.

The Originals will be based on the characters of the same name that were introduced in the thrilling second season of The Vampire Diaries. The series will focus on this original vampire family as they return to where it all began, the historic and spooky New Orleans French Quarter. The show will be led by Klaus Mikaelson, the original vampire-wolf hybrid, Continue Reading

The A&R Review – Gospel Reality Show

The A&R Review - Gospel Reality Show
The A&R Review – Gospel Reality Show

Aspiring Atlanta singers – get ready to raise your voice on high for a chance at launching your career in the music industry. An all new gospel singing reality series, The A&R Review, is set to begin production and set to give a group of talented vocal artists a shot at landing a recording and performance contract with some of the biggest names in music. Auditions for this incredible new singing competition will be starting soon and interested performers can submit themselves today for their shot at gospel glory.

The A&R Review promises to be one of the most exciting and most immediate reality singing series ever. The competition will be open to choirs, solo artists, groups, bands and Au Capella with each act sharing their voice onstage in front of label representatives, A&R talent scouts and such industry luminaries as Cheryl The Pearl, Big Duke and Canton Judge. When an act knocks their performance out of the park, the labels will battle over the right to purchase the contestants songs or offer distribution deals, opening act offers, touring contracts and Continue Reading

Anchorman: The Legend Continues – Movie

Anchorman: The Legend Continues
Anchorman: The Legend Continues

Almost a decade in the making, the comedy sequel that millions of fans around the world have waited for is finally happening – and it’s all going down here in Atlanta! Anchorman: The Legend Continues is set to begin shooting in our fair city soon and casting calls for a number of supporting, day player and extras roles have been announced. Aspiring local performers of all ages can submit themselves today for a shot to be a part of what will surly be the comedy of the year.

Anchorman: The Legend Continues, the sequel to 2004’s classic Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy will find our favorite wacky news team returning for a story set at the advent of cable news giants when local news stalwarts like San Diego’s Channel 4 started to lose relevance and ratings. This highly anticipated second chapter will reunite writer-director Adam McKay (Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, Step Brothers, The Other Guys) with his comedy muse and co-producer Ferrell (Wedding Crashers, Zoolander, Elf) and the rest of the original Channel 4 crew Continue Reading

Actors Open Call For All Entertainment Fields

Open Call For All Entertainment Fields
Open Call For All Entertainment Fields

Attention all aspiring actors and actresses in the Atlanta area, The Artist Files production team will soon be holding auditions and casting calls for a number of projects that will soon be shooting in and around our fair city. These productions have a variety of exciting roles available in Web Series, commercials, featured films and shorts.

We’ve been seeing a lot of the great state of Georgia on television and the big screen in the last few years including the worldwide film phenomenon The Hunger Games starring Jennifer Lawrence, the heartwarming Oscar Winner The Blind side starring Sandra Bullock and Tim McGraw, the 2012 box office hit The Odd Life Of Timothy Green starring Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton and AMC’s Emmy Nominated series The Walking Dead. These are just a few projects that have made Atlanta, Georgia a hotbed of Hollywood action and a great place to be an up and coming actor and actress looking to make their big break. Continue Reading

The Anna Nicole Smith Story – Lifetime

The Anna Nicole Smith Story
The Anna Nicole Smith Story

The colorful and heartbreaking story of model, actress and media fixture Anna Nicole Smith is heading to the only network that can truly do it the justice and reverence it deserves. Lifetime is set to begin production on The Anna Nicole Smith Story and shooting will be taking place in and around the greater Atlanta area. This is your chance to make your mark in a quality feature film that will be seen by millions of loyal Lifetime Network viewers and learn invaluable lessons of the movie and television industry from talented and successful professionals.

The Anna Nicole smith Story will delve into the entire fascinating life of the late star with specific focus on her final eventful and ultimately tragic years. The film will focus on Ms. Smith’s relationships with her teenaged son Daniel, Continue Reading