Feature Film “Step Sisters” Casting Call for Featured Roles in Atlanta

06/06/2016

Dance comedy feature film “Step Sisters” is now filming in the Atlanta area and has released a casting call for quite a few featured roles.

Atlanta area casting directors with Catrett-Locke Casting (Rose Locke and Jamie Lynn Catrett) have released a casting notice for area locals who would like to work as paid background extras as well as Atlanta area talent to fill featured roles. The comedy will be in production during June and July and certain roles require a multiple day commitment. Please see the available list of roles below as well as the exact dates that talent will be working on set.

Step Sisters” which was previously called “Ain’t No Half Steppin”  is being directed by Charles Stone (“Drumline”).  The Broad Green film project is being produced up by Matt Alvarez (Straight Outta Compton, the Ride Along franchise), alongside Lena Waithe (Dear White People) and Benjamin Cory Jones (Hand of God). Broad Green has also brought  Josh Reinhold to serve as executive producer on “Step Sisters”.

step-sisters-movie

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According to a story about the production in Variety, the cast includes Megalyn Echikunwoke (“90210” ), Lyndon Smith ( “Parenthood”), Gage Golightly (Amazon’s “Red Oaks,” MTV’s “Teen Wolf”), Alessandra Torresani (“The Big Bang Theory”), Marque Richardson (“Dear White People,” ), Eden Sher (“The Middle”),  Naturi Naughton (“Power,” “Notorious”) and Matt McGorry ( Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black,” ABC’s “How to Get Away with Murder”).

Step Sisters cast

The upcoming movie is described as a dance comedy that focuses on a group of college students.  Megalyn  Echikunwoke plays an ambitious, African American college girl, who, in order to get admitted to her desired  law school must cross cultural lines and agrees to teach the exclusive art of black Greek stepping to a band of wild, party-obsessed white sorority girls whose charter is about to be revoked.  “Step Sisters” is expected to hit movie theaters sometime in 2017.

Talent local to the Atlanta area may follow the instructions below to submit their photos and contact information directly to the film’s extras casting directors. Please note that you must live in or around the Atlanta area in order to be considered.

Step Sisters

Step Right Up, We Are Casting For Several Roles!

All roles will be filming in the Atlanta area and pay a rate of $64/8 unless otherwise specified. To submit, please send us at least three clear, recent, well-lit photos of yourself along with your name, age, height, weight and current phone number to Submission@CatrettCasting.com

Make sure to use the correct subject line(s) in your submission.
Please double check your schedule and the dates marked with each role to ensure you are fully avaiable all day on the date(s) listed before submitting.
First, something a little bit different….

CURRENTLY SEEKING: WOMEN Ages 21-40

Date: 6/18

Hey girls! Do you love cute panties? Always looking for the next cool or comfy pair? If so, we’d love to chat with you because we are looking for ladies to give their opinions! We are currently seeking ladies between the ages of 21 to 40 to give us their opinions on a new underwear line. When: 1 day – Saturday, June 18th. Time Commitment: About 2 hours, Pay: $50 Gift Card for Amex or Visa
Subject: 6/18 MALL

STAND-IN

5’2 Light Brunette Caucasian Female
2 Day Booking: 6/7 and 6/8
Will work as a stand-in. Rate:140/12

Casting a 5’2 Caucasian female between the ages of 18-32 to stand-in for two days. Should have light brown hair. Please include any stand-in experience you may have in your submission. When submitting make sure your photos include at least one headshot and one full-length.
Subject: 5’2 LIGHT BRUNETTE

BACKGROUND ROLES

GREY-HAIRED (Or greying) AFRICAN AMERICANS**
Seeking an African American male or female with grey hair to work a TWO-DAY booking this Tuesday and Wednesday, June 7th & 8th!
Subject: GREY
Works on June 7th & 8th – must be fully available BOTH days

TWO DAY ASIANS
Seeking Asians ages 18-30 to work a TWO-DAY booking this Tuesday and Wednesday, June 7th & 8th!
Subject: TWO DAY ASIAN
Works on June 7th & 8th – must be fully available BOTH days

TWO DAY HISPANICS
Seeking hispanics or hispanic-looking males and females ages 18-30 to work a TWO-DAY booking this Tuesday and Wednesday, June 7th & 8th!
Subject: TWO DAY HISPANIC
Works on June 7th & 8th – must be fully available BOTH days

ACOUSTIC GUITARIST
Seeking males who can play an acoustic guitar to work a TWO-DAY booking this Tuesday and Wednesday, June 7th & 8th! You won’t actually be playing, but you should be familiar enough to properly hold and pantomime playing a guitar properly.
Subject: ACOUSTIC
Rate: $64/8 + $10 Guitar bump ( if you can supply your own guitar)!
Works on June 7th & 8th – must be fully available BOTH days

ASIAN KEYBOARDIST
Seeking an Asian male or female with some great musical keyboarding skills. Should be able to play more of a rock or pop type style (not classical or similar)
Subject: KEYBOARDIST
Rate: $125/8 – Must supply your own keyboard
Works on June 16th

Casting For Several Featured Roles!

All roles will film in the Atlanta area and pay a rate of $64/8 unless otherwise noted.
Dates are listed with each role, please make sure you are free the entire day for that day.

 

FEATURED ROLES:

All of the following featured roles will be director-selected. This means that your photo submissions must be even more appropriate than usual. No selfies, no group photos, no yearbook photos, we don’t need to see the mountain range behind you 🙂 Very clear, well-lit recent photos. At least one close up of your face (remember – not a selfie) and one full-length photo.

MALE VIDEOGRAPHER
And…ACTION! Seeking a male of any ethnicity between the ages of 18-24 with video equipment experience. Please list your experience in your submission.
Subject: VIDEOGRAPHER
Works on June 7th AND 8th
Must be available for BOTH days.

3-DAY BARTENDERS
Let’s give it a shot! Seeking males and females ages 21-35 with real bartending experience. Must include your experience in your submission – list any schooling or employment including location and durations.
Subject: BARTENDER
Works on June 16, 17, 18
Must be available ALL THREE DAYS.

AFRICAN AMERICAN EVENT JUDGES
Seeking African American males and females to portray judges of a dancing event. Should be between the ages of 18-35yrs. Should have an intellectual and studious-type look.
Subject: JUDGE
Works on June 23rd

VENDORS
Seeking males and females of any ethnicity ages 18-35 to portray vendors at a college event. All shapes and sizes are welcome to apply. If you happen to have any experience working as a vendor or working a concessions stand, please include that in your submission as well.
Subject: CONCESSIONS
Works on June 23rd

2-DAY CAUCASIAN OR ASIAN PARTIERS
Seeking Caucasian or Asian males and females between the ages of 18-25yrs that have a greek sorority or fraternity-type look about them. Should be attractive and clean-cut. We may need to use some of your vehicles for this scene too! Please include the year, color, make and model of your vehicle (and a photo if you can) in your submission (even if your vehicle is red, white or black – please let us know).
Subject: FRATURDAY
Works on June 24th and July 1st
Must be available for BOTH DAYS

EVENT STAFF
Seeking males and females ages 18-25 to portray ‘event staff’ for a live event competition. If you have experience working live events as a ticket taker, handing out bracelets, bag checker, etc – please include that in your submission.
Subject: EVENT STAFF
Works on June 28th & 29th
Must be available for BOTH DAYS

KIOSK VENDORS
Seeking males and females of any ethnicity ages 18-35 to portray kiosk vendors at a live college competition. All shapes and sizes are welcome to apply. If you happen to have any experience working as a vendor or working a concessions stand, please include that in your submission as well.
Subject: KIOSK
Works on June 28th & 29th
Must be available for BOTH DAYS

SECURITY GUARDS
Seeking fit males over 6’0″ to portray security guards for a live event. Please include any security, military or police training/experience you may have in your submission. Open to all ethnicities between the ages of 25-55.
Subject: GUARDS
Works on June 28th & 29th
Must be available for BOTH DAYS

CAMERAMEN
We are rolling! Seeking males or females of any ethnicity between the ages of 18-25 to portray cameramen. Please list any experience with video equipment that you may have in your submission.
Subject: CAMERAMEN
Works on June 28th & 29th
Must be available for BOTH DAYS.

PHOTOGRAPHER
Say ‘cheese’! Seeking males and females to portray press photographers. Should be between the ages of 18-25 and know how to use/handle a professional camera. You won’t be taking actual photos, but you should know how to hold and adjust a professional-type camera properly on screen. Please list any experience you may have as a photographer or as a photo-journalist in your submission.
Subject: PHOTOGRAPHER
Works on June 28th & 29th
Must be avaiable for BOTH DAYS.

“LADIES AND GENTLEMEN – START YOUR ENGINES!”

STUDENTS WITH CARS
Seeking college-aged males and females between the ages of 18-24 with reliable cars. Vehicles cannot be red, black or white. When submitting, please include a photo of your vehicle (if possible) but make sure to include the year, color, make and model.
Subject: RELIABLE
Works on THURSDAY, JUNE 9th

COLLEGE CAMPUS KIDS CONGREGATING

COLLEGE-AGED STUDENTS #1
Seeking males and females ages 18-25 to portray students on the grassy quad. This will be a very fun scene with a lot of action, movement and dancing! All ethnicites, shapes and sizes for should apply for this TWO-DAY BOOKING! And the possibility to bring you back for two other multi-day bookings within the month! Grab you laptops and get to submitting before the school is out!
Subject: QUAD KIDS
Works on JUNE 7th AND 8th
MUST be available the entire day for BOTH DAYS

COLLEGE-AGED STUDENTS #2
Seeking males and females ages 18-25 to portray campus students watching live performances. This will be a day full of dancing and strutting! All ethnicites, shapes and sizes should submit for this TWO-DAY BOOKING! And the possibility to bring you back for another multi-day booking within the month! Get your clapping hands warmed up by typing us up your submission!
Subject: CAMPUS KIDS
Works on JUNE 22nd AND 23rd
MUST be available the entire day for BOTH DAYS

COLLEGE-AGED STUDENTS #3
Seeking males and females ages 18-25 to portray students at a live competition. If you really like stepping, choreography, and having your mind blown – you won’t want to miss out on this one! All ethnicites, shapes and sizes considered for this TWO-DAY BOOKING! This is definitely a scene you won’t want to miss!
Subject: COMPETITION KIDS
Works on JUNE 28th AND 29th
MUST be available the entire day for BOTH DAYS

To submit, please send us at least three well-lit, clear, recent photos of yourself along with your name, age, height, weight and current phone number to
Submissions@CatrettCasting.com
Please, remember to use the correct subject line(s) listed with the role or roles you are applying for in your email.

The project is also casting various extras

MALES AGES 36-45YRS
Seeking males of all ethnicities to portray fathers of college students. Should be between the ages of 36-45yrs. All shapes and sizes considered! To submit, please send us 3 photos of yourself along with your name, age, height, weight, and current phone number to Submissions@CatrettCasting.com
Subject: FATHER
Works June 7th & 8th
Must be available all day for BOTH DAYS

ADULT COUPLES
Seeking adult couples of any ethnicities to portray parents of college students. Both adults should be between the ages of 36-55yrs. To submit, please send us 3 photos of both of you (photos as a couple and/or individuals) along with both of your names, ages, heights, weights, email addresses and current phone numbers to Submissions@CatrettCasting.com
Subject: ADULT COUPLE
Works June 7th & 8th
Must be available all day for BOTH DAYS



4 thoughts on “Feature Film “Step Sisters” Casting Call for Featured Roles in Atlanta

    1. erica Post author

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  1. Toni Caffey

    Hello, I am interested in the audition for an extra or a minimal speaking part.

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  2. shakila thompson

    Hello I’m interested in the audition for one of the judges for the movie step sisters

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