A casting call has gone out seeking background talent for the upcoming Netflix comedy, The Week Of. Adam Sandler and Chris Rock are set to star. The Grown Ups actors will reunite in the comedy directed by frequent Happy Madison collaborator Robert Smigel, who co-wrote the script with Sandler. The film will mark the fourth installment of Sandler’s first Netflix deal. Smigel, Sandler and Rock have all been working with one another since Saturday Night Live. Smigel co-wrote Grown-Ups, a comedy that co-starred Rock and Sandler alongside David Spade and Kevin James. The story follows the week of preparation for a wedding in which Sandler’s character’s daughter marries Rock’s character’s son. Filming will begin production in Long Island, New York beginning in July, and debut on Netflix globally in 2018.
The casting director is currently seeking the following to work as background talent on the film:
- SAG-AFTRA/Nonunion Hot Female Exotic Dancer types – Especially seeking 5’4 to 5’7 in height. Work is scheduled for 7.12 & 7.13 but is always subject to change. Email subject line “BACH PARTY”.
- SAG-AFTRA/NonUnion to play Long Island types (these scenes will film in Long Island)
- SAG-AFTRA/NonUnion to play VFW types.
- SAG-AFTRA/NonUnion to play Army Honor Guards.
If you fit any of the above description please email 2 or 3 current good quality snapshots, name, union status (SAG-AFTRA or NonUnion) contact info, height, and clothing sizes and roe you are submitting for to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Source: Grant Wilfley Casting