Info on auditions for Maersk Alabama
October 27, 2011
You're looking for a chance to act in a movie with Tom Hanks ? Here could be the opportunity you have been waiting for. Especially if you are a Twin Cities resident.
Auditions for actors and non-actors will be held on November 5, 2011 at Brian Coyle Center, 420 15th Av. S., Minneapolis, for the movie Maersk Alabama which tells the story of Captain Richard Phillips, the leader of the cargo ship Maersk Alabama who gave himself up as a hostage to Somali pirates to keep his crew from having to leave the ship with them.
You don’t need to make an appointment; just stop by from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with a non-returnable current photo. There is no fee to audition.
Casting agents are most interested in black applicants who were born in Africa; men between the ages of 15-45, women between the ages of 20-30 and boys 7-10. No experience is necessary.
The film is produced by the team behind last year’s hit The Social Network, it will star Tom Hanks as Captain Richard Phillips and Paul Greengrass is in talks to direct the picture. You can find more information on our page dedicated to Tom Hanks's upcoming projects.