Mon. Feb 6th, 2023

Filming for the sequence is January thirtieth and thirty first. Greater than 200 extras are wanted for the sequence, and you can be one in every of them. Anybody 18 years and older can apply.

MACON, Ga. — Lights digital camera, motion! 

Downtown Macon will quickly be the set for a brand new Disney+ sequence about Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X. Greater than 200 extras are wanted for the sequence, and you can be one in every of them. Anybody 18 years and older can apply.

In the event you get the gig, you can be appearing as a protester, onlooker, or civil rights chief. 

Aaron Buzza is the senior Vice President for Go to Macon. He says he is wanting ahead to this chance for Central Georgians.

“I really like how Macon can play for various locations across the nation,” Buzza stated.

On this new Disney+ present, Macon will probably be doing a little appearing of its personal.

The oldsters producing “Genius: MLK/X” are utilizing Macon’s Courthouse Capitol Theatre, and First Presbyterian Church to face in for Selma, Alabama and New York.

“Simply having the ability to see and showcase how we will adapt and play for one more place is de facto enjoyable, and actually distinctive, I feel,” Buzza stated.

The present will star Kelvin Harrison Jr. as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and Aaron Pierre enjoying Malcolm X. It will comply with the civil rights icons through the peak of their combat for equality and discover their totally different method to attaining it.

“It depicts the connection between Martin Luther King and Malcolm X and form of the crossover between the 2,” Buzza stated.

To inform the story, crews want the assistance of Central Georgians. They’re on the lookout for extras. Buzza says he does not doubt Macon will present out for this chance.

“, Macon loves this form of factor, and we have had nice turnout for casting calls within the final 12 months or so,” he stated.

Filming for the sequence is January thirtieth and thirty first, so you will want to use ASAP, however the sooner filming wraps, the earlier we’ll see Macon on the massive display screen once more.

“Be capable to tune into Disney+ and see themselves and inform household and pals elsewhere world wide. You’ll be able to tune in and see me right here on this scene, on this manufacturing,” Buzza stated. 

Buzza warns being on this set could possibly be emotionally taxing for some individuals. Extras could also be uncovered to scenes depicting racial tensions.

If you wish to apply, there’s some standards.

Mulberry Road, Second Road, and Cotton Avenue will probably be closed whereas scenes are being filmed. Performers should have civil rights period-appropriate seems to be, pure hair, and be clean-shaven. Ladies want to suit clothes as much as a costume dimension 8, and males should have a chest measurement of 44 or much less.

These desirous about serving as an additional ought to submit a headshot, present sizes, and get in touch with info to [email protected] with the topic line “Macon.”

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