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Tom Cruise’s ‘Mena’ Now Casting Extras

• Feature Film – Extras
• Atlanta, GA | Birmingham, AL
• This Casting Call Expires on May 17, 2015

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Tom Cruise’s upcoming movie, Mena, is in the works and currently, casting directors of the feature film are looking for talents in Atlanta, Georgia, to fill in some background roles.

According to reports, Mena is based on the story of Barry Seal, a pilot who was a gun runner in the 1980s and was recruited eventually by the Drug Enforcement Administration to provide information for them. However, he was shot later on and killed in Baton Rouge.

Directed by Doug Liman and written by Gary Spinelli, Mena will feature Tom Cruise as Barry Seal, Sarah Wright as Lucy Seal, Jayma Mays as Dana Sibota, Jesse Plemons as Sheriff Downing, and Lola Kirke as Jude Downing.

As filming begins in the middle of May in Northwest Atlanta, Georgia, they are seeking male or female talents of Columbian or Nicaraguan descent, aged 18 and above, to play Hispanics. Other Hispanic-looking talents are still encouraged to apply.

• To apply, please put your exact heritage in the body of the email, as well as your age, height, weight, and other contact information.
• Also, attach three photos, including one headshot and one body shot.
• On the subject line, write your Hispanic heritage, such as “COLUMBIAN”.
• Individuals who own period cars, specifically 1973 to 1986 models, are also invited to have their automobiles become part of the production.
• As long as your car belongs to the specified period and has not undergone modern upgrades, it will be considered.

• To submit, please attach photos of your vehicle as well as yourself.
• Include the year, color, make, and model.
• On the subject line, write “MENA CAR”.
The deadline for submission for the Hispanic role and the cars is on May 17, 2015.

• Looking for those with Columbian and Nicaraguan heritage to work on the upcoming ‘Mena’ movie starring Tom Cruise.
• Subject: List your Hispanic heritage example COLUMBIAN
• Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role
Talent specs:
• Gender: Male, Female
• Ethnicity: Any
• Age: 18 – 60

Period Cars
• Seeking 1973 – 1986 cars any color but needs to be period correct an no modern upgrades.
• There will be a higher car bump for these vehicles.
• Subject: MENA CAR
• Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role
Talent specs:
• Gender: Male, Female
• Ethnicity: Any
• Age: 18 – 60

• $0 / Non-Union

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