Production is set to begin shortly on the upcoming film adaption of the dystopian trilogy book The Darkest Minds. The series follows Ruby Daly, a 16-year-old girl who escapes her camp and joins up with a rag-tag group of fellow camp escapees on the run from the government after a disease called IAAN, kills 98% of America’s children with the surviving 2% developing superpowers and are placed in rehabilitation camp. Chad Hodge has written the script and Jennifer Yuh Nelson is signed on to direct, with Amandla Stenberg starring as Ruby. Filming will take place in and around the Atlanta GA area.
A casting call has gone out seeking the following:
- LEAGUE AGENT KIDS – Seeking Kids Ages 14-19, Any Ethnicity. Date: April 28th – Day Shoot. Rate: 64/8. Location: West Midtown. Please put “LEAGUE KID” in email subject line.
- LEAGUE AGENT – Seeking fit men and women to portray League Agents. Think Secret Service types / Clean Cut Types. Men and Women / Ages 25 -50 / All Ethnicities. Date: April 28th. There maybe be some additional days as well TBD. Location: West Midtown. Subject: AGENT
If you fit the description then please email DarkMind@RoseLockeCasting.com. Include 3 pics (head, body and profile) contact information, height, weight and sizes, experience if you have it and the appropriate email subject title.
Source: Rose Locke Casting