Now casting for the feature film called Widows. It is a Steve McQueen heist thriller starring Academy Award winner Viola Davis. McQueen and Gone Girl author-screenwriter Gillian Flynn co-wrote the script for the New Regency project, which centers on four women who team up to complete a heist.
The story, based on the 1980s British TV series, starts out with a group of armed robbers being killed during a robbery. Their widows then decide to finish the job their spouses started. The film adaptation will be contemporary and set in a U.S. city. Set to star alongside Mrs. Davis are Michelle Rodriguez, Elizabeth Debicki, Colin Farrell, Liam Neeson and Robert Duvall.
Dates: May – July 2017
Where: Chicago, Illinois
Pay Rate: Dependent on Role
Right now the Casting Director is looking to fill the following roles:
Extras: All ethnicities, ages 21 and up. Please put “Extra – (roll title)” in email subject line.
Photo Double: 23-30 year old, tall, skinny, blonde, Caucasian female between 5’11 – 6’4 without heels. Please put “Extra – (roll title)” in email subject line.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org using the appropriate email subject title.
Please include your name, email, phone, zip code, height, weight, and 2 recent photos. Please also list any experience you have. Once submitted you will also receive a link to the film’s survey.
Filming will take place in May – July 2017 in Chicago