Be part of a Disney Movie! :)
Walt Disney Pictures in association with Mayhem Pictures are set to begin shooting the motion picture "McFarland" in the San Joaquin Valley area beginning in January 2012.
The story follows real life of Jim ‘Blanco' White, a high school track and field coach who inspired his team to greatness on and off the field.
The majority of Jim White's team were from Mexican farmworker families and faced many challenges in their academic and personal lives.
The casting director is specifically seeking Hispanic men ages 17 to 23, very, very athletic, enthusiastic in trying to recreate the experience and realism of the McFarland High Cougars Cross-Country 1990′s Team.
An open casting call will be this coming weekend.
Date: Saturday, Dec. 17
Time: from 12 to 3 p.m.
Where: East Bakersfield Veterans Building 2102 Ridge Road, Bakersfield, CA 93305
*Please bring proper ID and a pen as you will be filling out an application about your physical stats and attributes.
All minors are required to be accompanied by parent or legal guardian as well as a work permit. Please do not use cell phones during this open casting call.