“Godfather of Harlem” is Now Casting for Apollo Theater Scene

“Godfather of Harlem” starring Forest Whitaker is now casting Extras for a scene shooting at the Apollo Theater in New York City. The call is for ages 18 to 45 to portray theatergoers and are asking for talent to apply only if in the New York, New Jersey or Connecticut area (Tri-State).

Casting Details

When: January 2019

Location: New York City

Further details of this casting are located below the Nine9 Talent Application. Enrollment in our service is not required.

Nine9 Talent Application

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Grant Wilfley Casting is seeking New York City SAG-AFTRA and NON-UNION African American and Caucasian Men and Women to play 1960’s Apollo Theatergoers on the new Epix series “Godfather of Harlem.” Filming will shoot on Friday, January 18th with a wardrobe fitting sometime between January 14th through the 17th in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Producers are looking for Tri-State area talent only and must have full day availability for the shoot date of Friday, January 18th. There is a possibility of a late morning call time; may shoot into nighttime hours.

They are looking for male actors who are okay getting 1960’s hair and being cleanly shaven on the day of work. Women must have natural hair and nails on shoot date. All must be okay working around atmospheric smoke. No wool allergies. No visible tattoos. This scene is interior and exterior; current season wardrobe.

If interested and available, please email goh@gwcnyc.com with the following information:

Wardrobe sizes (MEN: height, weight, jacket. neck, sleeve, waist, inseam, shoe. WOMEN: height, weight, bust, waist, hips, dress, shoe)
Please note what form of ID(s) you can bring to set to fill out an I9
Have you worked on the project before, if so when and as what?
Availability for Friday 1/18?
Men- Are you avail getting a 1960s haircut?
Men- Are you okay being cleanly shaven?
Women- Do you have natural hair and natural nails?
Everyone- Do you have any visible tattoos?
Everyone- Please confirm you are local to the Tri-State area?
Everyone- Please confirm you are okay with interior and exterior work, current season wardrobe.
Attach current, non-professional candid photos. (no filters, no silly faces please)

*Subject line should say “FACEBOOK APOLLO”

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