Now Casting: Warner Bros. Feature Film ‘Romeo’ Starring Joaquin Phoenix Needs City Pedestrians + 3 More Gigs

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Find the role of your dreams with today’s casting roundup! The upcoming Todd Phillips Warner Bros. feature film “Romeo,” starring Joaquin Phoenix, needs actors to portray city pedestrians. Plus, leads and supporting roles are available in an original theatrical adaptation, a BET anthology series is casting an Instagram influencer, or dance in a series of colorful promotional videos. 

Join the cast of the upcoming Warner Bros. feature film “Romeo,” starring Joaquin Phoenix. Nonunion talent, aged 18 and older, is wanted to portray city pedestrians. All actors must be comfortable working around atmospheric smoke. Men should have a bit of length to their hair and all talent must have period-appropriate (early 1980s) hairstyles. There is a mandatory fitting on Oct. 3 in New York City. Filming will take place on Oct. 13–14 in Newark, New Jersey. Transportation will be provided to and from Manhattan. Pay is $26 for the fitting and $143 for 10 hours of work during the filming. Apply here!

Everyday Inferno Theatre Company is currently seeking union and nonunion actors for “Quicksand,” an original theatrical adaptation of Nella Larsen’s semi-autobiographical novel of the Harlem Renaissance. A biracial female actor, aged 20–39, is sought to play the lead role of Helga. There are also multiple supporting roles that double as ensemble characters for talent, aged 20–49. Auditions will be held by appointment on Oct. 6–7 in NYC. Rehearsals begin on Oct. 29 and the show runs from Dec. 1–16 at IRT Theater. Pay is $40 per week, plus a small additional performance stipend. Apply here!

“Tales,” a BET anthology series of “song stories weaving classic and current hip-hop songs into visually stunning narratives,” is now seeking a female model, aged 18–28, with a large Instagram following (20,000+ followers). The gig will work on Oct. 8 in Atlanta, Georgia. Pay is $250 for 10 hours of work. Apply here!

Cocofloss, a dental floss brand, is now casting a series of videos. Talent, aged 18 and older, is wanted to dance and floss in front of color backdrops in the videos. Filming will take place on Oct. 27 in Los Angeles. Pay is a negotiable $250 per day. Apply here!

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