Want to be a movie star? Body double needed for Matthew McConaughey film

Want to be a movie star? Body double needed for Matthew McConaughey film

LAKEWOOD, OH (WOIO) - Calling all "wannabe" Hollywood film actors! The production company for a Matthew McConaughey movie that is being filmed locally is looking for a body double for one of the premier roles.

Sony Pictures, Studio 8, and Detroit City Productions are looking for a photo double to work on the film "White Boy Rick." The movie has been filming around several locations throughout northeast Ohio recently, including in downtown Cleveland and in Lakewood.

Production is looking for the following:

  • White male
  • At least 18-years of age
  • Approximately 146 pounds
  • Approximately 5 feet 7 inches
  • Available early morning and late evening Tuesday's through Saturday's.

Anybody interested should submit a photo, with their height, weight, hair and eye color, and date of birth to wbrcasting.midwest@gmail.com and wbrcasting.midwest.assistant@gmail.com.

The film stars McConaughey, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Bruce Dern, and others. "White Boy Rick" is about Richard Wershe, Jr. a 14-year-old boy turned law enforcement informant. He then became a major drug dealer. McConaughey is believed to play Wershe, Jr.'s father.

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