The upcoming Regina Hall, Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith movie, “Girl Trip” is now filming in New Orleans. Casting directors are looking for African American men and women over the age of 18 years old who appear to be in their 20’s -60’s to play Essence Fans! Regina Hall has made quite a name for herself over the years. With the Scary Movie franchise,
Girl Trip will center on four lifelong friends who travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival. It is being directed by Barber Shop director Malcolm Lee. The comedy that is set to be released into theaters on August 11th of next year is a Universal Studios film and is being executive produced by Will Packer (Straight Outta Compton), Ride Along, Think Like A Man).
Central Casting is seeking extras to be Essence Fans at the Superdome in different locations including VIP areas. These roles will be working June 30th, July 1st, July 2nd and July 3rd. Those who would like to be considered must be registered with Central Casting. You do not have to work all of the requested days. If you fit the above description and would like to apply please send name, current photo(s), and phone number to: Girltrip@centralcasting.com and put “ESSENCE FANS” in the subject line.