Gabrielle Union has always been known for some time in the entertainment industry as a phenomenal talent and now she has finally landed a project to match her impressive skills. BET’s Being Mary Jane, top-lined by a tour de force performance by Union and featuring some of the smartest and most engaging writing on television today, is rolling now on an all new batch of episodes and casting calls for fantastic roles are being held now.
Being Mary Jane follows talk show host Mary Jane Paul as she tries to balance her stresses (and joys) of her job, her family and her always in flux romantic life. Following fan favorites The Game and Real Husbands of Hollywood, this is the third scripted series offering from BET and it has quickly become the cream of the networks productions. Created by Mara Brock Akil (The Game), this moving, entertaining and empowering drama stars Union
(Bad Boys II, Think Like a Man Too, Running with Scissors) alongside Lisa Vidal (American Horror Story, Star Trek, Chasing Papi), Aaron D. Spears (The X-Files, Engagement, I Love You, Man), Margaret Avery (Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins, White Man’s Burden, The Jacksons: An American Dream), Richard Brooks (Officer Down, In Too Deep, Teen Wolf)and Golden Globe nominee Richard Roundtree (Seven, Chicago Fire, Speed Racer).
The producers and casting directors for this BET hit are looking for fresh faces to fill a number of outstanding roles in upcoming episodes and actors who are interested in landing a part on Being Mary Jane can submit themselves for consideration today. Performers can head here hyltoncasting.com/submissions/extras/ to fill oout the officlal submission forms. More BMJ audition updates will be posted throughout the season so stay tuned for more information and leave a comment and tell us what you think of the show and why you would like to land a part on BET’s Being Mary jane starring the fabulous Gabrielle Union.