Nobody puts baby in the corner, but they are going to put her on an ABC special! That’s right, one of America’s favorite dance movies is being turned into a movie/mini-series and they are looking for extras to appear on it. “The Dirty Dancing” 3 part mini-series will air later this year. The special will star Debra Messing and Billy Dee Williams. Child film star (who is all grown up) Abigail Breslin is set to play Baby. This project is filming in the Asheville, North Carolina area and is only considering talent local to the area.
Casting directors are looking for extra, people with period cars and dancers for the show. Filming will take place in Asheville, NC and surrounding areas such as Hendersonville, Casheirs, Saluda etc. Anyone working as an Extra must be willing to work as a local in any area we are filming. The ABC special will be filming in April and May. If you would like to be an extra on the show, you need to submit current photos (cell phone photos will be accepted). They are seeking males and females of all ethnic backgrounds who are at least 18 years and older for filming. Very few children will be needed for this film, so don’t submit kids until a casting call is released for them. General extra role submissions should be sent to: email@example.com.
All submission should include two current photos (close up and full length), name, age, race, phone (prefer cell), height /weight, clothing sizes, City/State you reside. Please list any tattoos or piercings that can be seen in Summer attire. The title of the email should include Age, Ethnicity, Gender and City/State you reside. An example of how the subject line should read is 27, Hispanic Female, Asheville, NC. If you would like to submit your car, they are seeking vehicles late 50’s -1975. All submission should include current photo of the vehicle as well as a current photo of the owner. Period Vehicles should submit to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Also include, Owners name, age, phone, City/State the vehicle is located as well as the vehicle’s information (year/make/model). Please let them know if there are any dents or dings to the vehicle.
If you are an experienced dancer and would like to submit, adults of all ages will be considered however, they are especially in need those of College Age (20’s -30’s) with much experience and available multiple days thru out filming. These folks will also be portraying staff at lodge. Seeking ALL ethnic backgrounds for Dancers. Should be experienced in dance moves /styles as seen in original movie. Dancers should submit to: email@example.com. All submission should include a current photo, name, age, race, phone (prefer cell), height /weight, clothing sizes, City/State you reside, list any tattoos or piercing visible in Summer attire, dance training/experience and style/type of dance you are experienced. Example: Ballroom/Salsa.