There is a new casting call out for the feature film “Miracles from Heaven” starring Jennifer Garner and Queen Latifah.
The Christian focused film is beginning production in the Atlanta, Georgia area and has released a new casting call for kids ages 5 to 14. The project is looking to fill some featured roles as well as general extras. Tammy Smith Casting is seeking kids with a “suburban” look of all ethnicities. “Miracles From Heaven” begins filming on the 13th of this month and kids cast will be needed to work on set sometime between the 13th of this month and end of August.
The project needs lots of adult extras this summer as well. There is a separate casting notice out for adult extras in Atlanta. You can check it out on This page.
Sony Pictures has cast Jennifer Garner and Queen Latifah for the film. Following the success of the Christian drama “Heaven is For Real,” Sony tapped “Heaven is For Real” producers Joe Roth, Devon Franklin and T.D. Jakes for the new film. Patricia Riggen will be directing the project. “Miracles From Heaven” will be released through TriStar Pictures in March 2016, just in time for the Easter Holiday.
For the feature film “Miracles from Heaven” – KIDS needed
Please READ CAREFULLY- there is a lot of info in this post pertaining to our needs for kids on this movie, and we want you to take the time to send a complete, perfect submission for this.
Take GOOD photos, etc… that are clear, well lit, and in a neutral setting) and include ALL the info needed in a LIST format in the body of the email. Thank you very much- we look forward to your submission:
Casting for Kids – Boys & Girls, ages 5 – 14!
TWO TYPES/GROUPS of KIDs:
Group 1: nice school kids, neighbors, friends of our lead family, etc… Think of a smaller, rural/suburban community in Texas – pleasant types, all-american looks, etc.. think “suburban”
-These kids will be Caucasian and Hispanic, mostly, but all ethnicities can apply.
Group 2: sick kids, for our hospital scenes we will make some kids look sick, but skinny kids or kids with real illnesses, etc… are ideal for this).
-A mix of ethnicities for this
– Filming starts July 13 – Aug. 28th – these types will work a variety of days within the schedule- Starting on 7/13 & 7/14
– WORK DATES will be determined as we get closer…
HOWEVER in the meantime, , we need to do a presentation for the director to select the faces she likes and wants, and they want current photos… for the “real” feel.
-NOTE: If your child has a RESUME or ACTING experience, please attach it in the email submission or briefly explain their experience in film, television, theater or commercials. Experience is not required, but some will be featured and will need acting ability.
Please submit to email@example.com
and put “KIDS” in the subject.
(one of from shoulders up and one from the knees up- your hair color and length should be visible in at least one photo)
Take current photos in good light, against a neutral background… and they should be in FOCUS and with no other people in them, etc… A pleasant face, but keep the expressions either neutral/serious or a small smile please (not a huge smile)..
NOTE: IF YOU HAVE MORE THAN ONE CHILD IN THIS AGE RANGE, send them TOGETHER with all of their info and photos in ONE email, HOWEVER we cannot guarantee that siblings will both be chosen.
– AND INCLUDE:
First and Last NAME
PHONE NUMBER (s)
CITY and STATE where you live (or will be coming from)
Height (in feet & inches – ex 4’6″)
Boys: Shirt Size, Pant Size, shoe
Girls: Shirt Size, Pant Size, shoe
– PLEASE list any ACTING experience, IF they have any. Not required, but some will be featured and will need acting ability.
– PLEASE list what SPORTS your child plays, if any.
-PLEASE list which school your child attends or if home schooled
-PLEASE list any other experience that requires discipline, etc.. (dance, other clubs, etc..), if any.
NOTE: IF YOU HAVE MORE THAN ONE CHILD IN THIS AGE RANGE, send them TOGETHER with all of their info and photos in ONE EMAIL, HOWEVER we cannot guarantee that siblings will both be chosen.
YOU MUST BE LOCAL TO THE GREATER ATLANTA AREA or able to work locally in Atlanta and surrounding areas (ie Conyers, etc..)