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Posted: December 12, 2017

Now casting: Anika Noni Rose series seeking college students


By Mary Caldwell

For the AJC

Are you ready to make your mark on Atlanta's film and TV industry? Are you the next Tyler Perry? ATL is in need of young stars. Check out the Peach City's latest casting call for your chance at fame.

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'The Quad'

Anika Noni Rose ("For Colored Girls," "Dreamgirls"), Atlanta resident Masud Olufani and Jasmine Guy ("A Different World") star in "The Quad," a scripted drama set at Georgia A&M, a fictional historically black college in Atlanta.

What are they looking for?

African-American culture fest students age 18 to 35 are needed.

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When are they filming?

Filming will be in downtown Atlanta on Dec. 14 and 15 with a preliminary call time of 6 a.m. You can work one or both days but should have all-day availability.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $64 for eight hours.

How do I submit?

Send an email to with the subject line "CULTURAL FEST (and put 12/14, 12/15 or BOTH)". Include your name, number, age, height, sizes (shirt, pants, jacket, etc.), location and whether you have any visible tattoos and if so, where they're located. Also submit two photos (one headshot and one full body) and include your car type, model and year.

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