CASTING CALL: Disney+ TV Show “Genius” in Atlanta!

Background Actors- in Atlanta for the TV series “Genius.”

Seems that the show has been renewed for a new season, which will be season 4 of the television series. Disney+ and National Geographic are behind the show and Disney+ announced earlier this year that the series will be coming back for season 4 and that Reggie Rock Bythewood and Gina Prince-Bythewood will executive produce.

The show is setup as an anthology series. which means the stories being told change season to season and has been nominated for Emmy awards for the show which include a 2017 Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie, Outstanding limited series and another for the theme music.

The show takes a look at, well, the untold stories of some of the world’s most brilliant minds and the innovations that they contributed.  Those interested in finding out where you can watch the show can check the TV Guide page which has that information.

The series and its casting team is looking for background actors that would like to work as paid background actors on “Genius” who also happen to live in and around the Atlanta, Georgia area where the series films.


We are looking for people who can portray international travelers who appear as though they have traveled from another country wearing their culturally appropriate clothing.

If you have culturally appropriate clothing please wear it in your submission photo

Date: TBD
Filming Location: Atlanta area, No Vaccine Required

Rate: $ set flat rate-/12 for filming dates, Covid test & Fitting: $ set flat rate /2.

You do NOT need to be registered with Central Casting to submit.***
To submit, please send the following:
1. Full Name, height, weight, and sizes info.
2. Contact info: (Phone Number)
3. A current photo, full body preferred to see body size/ type. (Please wear cultural attire if you have it.)
4. Are you registered with Central Casting (it’s ok if you are not)?

Subject Line: Airport




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