Roswell Casting Call for “Hidden Figures” movie

Hidden Figures is a true story that centers around an unsung group of African American female math wizards who helped NASA win the space race. While it’s just rumors at the moment, Oprah Winfrey, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer and Empire’s Taraji P. Henson are expected to lead the cast in the upcoming feature film.

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The project is based on “Hidden Figures: The Story of the African-American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race,”  published by Harper Collins and written by Margot Lee Shetterly.  FOX has hired Ted Melfi to direct the movie and the script is written by Allison Schroeder. The picture is planned for a January 2017 release in theaters. IMDB does not list the rest of the cast as of yet.

Ages 18 and Up only.

WHEN: Monday, February 22.
TIME: 10:00AM-3:00PM                                                                                                                                                   WHERE: Rowell United Methodist Church 814 Mimosa Blvd
Roswell, Georgia 30075

They will schedule fittings for wardrobe and they are mandatory. Some roles may require haircuts for men. They are searching for professional, committed individuals.

You have a chance to re-create history!

Banner_tumblr_inline_mjh4x8KC691qz4rgp_resizedPlease come dressed in your best rendition of the 1940’s, 1950’s or 1960’s!
If you do not have 40’s-60’s clothing, please wear basic button downs, slacks, jeans, and sweaters. 
Hairstyles, pin-up hair do’s, curl your hair, natural hair.   They don’t want multicolored hair, dreads or twists.

The Casting Team will be placing individuals accordingly in their role. A photographer will be on deck to take your photo for their database.  Good Luck!