The latest Rocky movie, Creed, begins filming in less than a week and they are still looking for extras.
The new movie, which will be filmed in Philadelphia, will focus on the grandson of Apollo Creed – Carl Weathers’ character in the first 4 Rocky movies – played by Michael B. Jordan. Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone) will make an appearance in the movie as his mentor and trainer.
Heery Casting Casting has posted a few new casting calls on their Facebook page looking for ring girls and a young boy to play a boxer, among other roles for the movie. Check out the details below:
Heery Casting is looking for EXPERIENCED Ring Girls for featured extra roles in “Creed”. SAG-AFTRA or union waiver possible. All ethnicities. MUST BE LOCAL TO PHILADELPHIA AREA. Please submit phone number and a full body shot in either a bathing suit or a photo from your most recent gig as a ring girl. Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org Put “Ring girl” in the subject line.
CREED background additional: We have a scene in Creed where we need a 7 or 8 year old boy boxer. Must have REAL boxing experience (training) and feel authentically “Philadelphia”. Any ethnicity, union and non union. Please include a picture of the young boxer and what gym he boxes out of in Philadelphia. Submit to email@example.com with “boy boxer” in subject line.
You can see all of Creed’s casting calls on Facebook.
Creed will begin filming on January 26. If you have any scoop about where they’re filming in Philly, let us know about it at firstname.lastname@example.org!