Casting Call: Dolly Parton Is Looking For Extras To Appear In Her Upcoming Netflix Series
Think you have what it takes? Here are the roles she's looking to fill!
If you’re a fan of Dolly Parton, you may just get the chance to work with the superstar. The legendary entertainer is looking for extras for her upcoming Netflix series, which will consist of eight episodes based on Parton’s chart-topping tunes from her decades-long career.
If you’d like a chance to appear in the series, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the show is casting for the following roles, and you can submit for them by sending an email to [email protected] with the subject line of the role you are submitting for.
When submitting, include three clear, current photos of yourself as well as your name, age, height, weight and phone number.
WWII soldiers — Caucasian men between the ages of 18-26 who are clean-shaven and willing to get a period haircut. (Subject line: “ENLISTED”)
1940s townsfolk — Caucasian men and women ages 18 and up. Males should be clean-shaven and willing to get a period haircut. (Subject line: “TOWNFOLK”)
War amputees — Caucasian men between the ages of 18-26 who are real amputees. You should be clean-shaven and willing to get a period haircut. (Subject line: “WOUNDED VET”)
Diner staff — African-American men ages 35 and up. You should be clean-shaven and willing to get a period haircut. (Subject line: “DINER STAFF”)
Facial expressions — Caucasian males ages 35 and up to portray stone-faced yet reactionary citizens. You should be clean-shaven. (Subject line: “EXPRESSIONS”)
Filming will take place in Atlanta from Sept. 11-25, depending on the role. All roles pay $75 for eight hours of work. No title or premiere date for the show has been announced quite yet, but it is set to debut sometime in 2019.
In addition to serving as songwriter and executive producer on the series, Parton is also expected to appear in select episodes, so perhaps some extras will get the chance to meet the star or even film alongside her. How exciting!