Casting Call for Melissa McCarthy’s New Comedy “Life of the Party” in ATL


Warner Bros.’s upcoming Melissa McCarthy comedy is now filming in Atlanta and casting many small roles.

The projects’s extras casting team at CL has just released a casting notice for area locals. The movie is casting multi day bookings and extras roles.

McCarthy is working on the new project with her spouse, Ben Falcone. Melissa McCarthy  (“Ghost Busters“, “Identity Thief”) stars in the film and Ben Falcone is directing the project. The pair also worked together on “The Boss” and “Tammy” where they has a similar arrangement. “Tammy” was another New Line film and was a huge success for the film company having been made on a $19 million budget and grossing over $100 million at the box office.

According to the movie’s IMDB page, also cast in “Life of the Party”  are Gillian Jacobs Gillian Jacobs.  Debby Ryan, Maya Rudolph, Molly Gordon, Jacki Weaver and Jessie Ennis. The film’s IMDB page neglects to list any kind of plot description stating that details are being kept under wraps.

Life of the Party” films this summer and is set for a summer 2018 release date of May 11th which is just a week after the highly anticipated “Avengers” movie,  Disney / Marvel’s “Avengers: Infinity War Part I” (which is also casting in Atlanta at the moment.)

Also Steven Soderbergh’s  “Logan Lucky”  is filming in Atlanta has casting calls out see Steven Soderbergh’s Star Studded Heist Film “Logan Lucky” Casting in Atlanta.

Life of the Party movie cast

Interested? Here is the casting call:

Please note that the project is filming in Atlanta and is only considering talent that is local to the Atlanta area.

Life Of The Party

TWO DAY PARTIERS – Life of The Party

That’s right, we are having another party!
Seeking males and females ages 18-27 for a 2-day party booking. Must be available for BOTH days. All ethnicities, shapes and sizes should apply! Ladies must be able to make a fitting on Monday or Tuesday September 26th or 27th
(Men do not need to fit)
Works on Thursday and Friday, September 29th and 30th
Rate: $64/8 (+$16 fitting for the ladies!)

Monday, Sept 26th
Monday, Sept 26th and Thursday, Sept 29th
Seeking males and females to work a two day booking as race fans! Must be available for BOTH dates. All shapes and sizes considered! Please list in your submission if you own any of the following items: binoculars, camera, backpack or a cooler.
Works on Monday, September 26th and Thursday September 29th
To work only on ONLY MONDAY use subject: CHUTE
To work BOTH days Monday AND Thursday, use subject: LAPPED
Films in Hampton, GA (see a map before applying)
Rate: $64/8 + $10 gas bump

Seeking people w/ motorhomes to work one day – Monday, Sept 26th
Rate: $350 bump + $64/8 for each person working
Films in Hampton, GA (see a map before applying)

Seeking experienced firemen to work one day – Thur, September 29th.
Please list your firemen experience in your submission.
Films in Hampton, GA (see a map before applying)
Rate: $125/8
Subject: FIRE

Casting men or women willing to portray garbage collectors.
All ethnicities, ages 18 to 60’s.
Works on Monday, September 26th
Films in Hampton, GA (see a map before applying)
Rate: $64/8 + $10 gas bump
Subject: GARBAGE

Rate is listed with each role. Locations are listed, when they are known. To submit, please send us three clear, well-lit recent photos of yourself along with your name, age, height, weight and current phone number to

Make sure to use the correct subject line(s) in your email. Double check the dates before applying to make sure you are fully available for the date listed.

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