Casting Call in New York for JLO Movie “Marry Me” Starring Jennifer Lopez, Rapper Maluma and Owen Wilson – Paid Extras


JLO’s new movie “Marry Me” is now filming in New York and the project is looking to cast background actors.

Become a paid movie extra… if you live in the New York City area, that is.

The movie is filming this month and casting directors with GWC have been releasing casting calls in the NYC area to fill various small, non-speaking roles.  The project is filming now and the current, posted needs from the movie’s extras casting team are listed below.

The movie comes from Universal and boasts an all star cast. According to reports, Marry Me is a comedy about a pop superstar, who after being hurt by her high profile, rock star fiance, right before they were supposed to get married in a giant event at Madison Square Garden, picks some random guy in the audience to marry instead just to get back at the louse.

Marry Me” is being directed by Kat Coiro and according to the movie’s IMDB page, is written by Bobby Crosby (who also wrote the graphic novel of the story).
Marry Me” stars actress / singer Jennifer Lopez, Owen Wilson, Comedian Sarah Silverman and many others. Colombian rapper Maluma is also part of this cast and will be playing the fiance.

IMDB does not yet list a release date on the movie’s page.

Interested?  Here is the casting notice for background talent:

Grant Wilfley Casting is seeking SAG-AFTRA & NON UNION Men & Women who are 18 years old (or older) but can portray younger. This would be to portray high school students for work on the new feature film “MARRY ME”, starring Jennifer Lopez and Maluma!

Shoot date(s) are tentative, but filming starts early October 2019 and ends in mid November. Interior and exterior work (late fall season wardrobe)

Filming in NYC and the surrounding areas. NY TRI-STATE AREA LOCALS ONLY!

Please email a current candid photo to with the following information:
-all wardrobe sizes of minor: (Men: Height, weight, jacket, neck, sleeve, waist, inseam and shoe. Women: height, weight, dress, bust, waist, hip, shoe)
-What forms of ID can you bring to set to fill out an I9?
-Are you local to the NY tri-state area?
-Please confirm that you are 18 years old or older
-Please note if you own formal or cocktail attire (like what you would wear to a winter form or prom in High School)
-Please attach current, candid photos (non professional). One photo should be full body. (if you have formal wear, please attach a photo in that attire as well)
Subject line should say “FACEBOOK 18tly Students”


Please note that you must live in the New York City area in order to be considered for the roles as these are extras jobs and travel expenses are not paid for extras / background actors.

Grant Wilfley Casting is seeking Men and Women 4’4-4’9 to stand in on the new feature film MARRY ME starring Jennifer Lopez, Owen Wilson and Maluma!
First day of work is WED 10/9 and would work throughout the film (we wrap on 11/20).

This is filming in NYC.

If available and interested, please email with the following information:
-Height and weight
-Are you local to the NY tri-state area?
-Please confirm you are over 18 years old
-General availability for 10/9-11/20.
-Please attach a current photo that depicts your current look.
-Do you have any stand in experience? If so, please note in detail.
***Subject line should say “FACEBOOK STAND IN”

Rate is $204/8hrs


2 thoughts on “Casting Call in New York for JLO Movie “Marry Me” Starring Jennifer Lopez, Rapper Maluma and Owen Wilson – Paid Extras

  1. Coleen Abbate

    I cant believe that they contacted me.
    In so excited!
    You never know until you try…


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