URGENT CASTING! LEAD ACTOR. Black male (18+ who can convincingly play 17). Phenomenal opportunity!!

The Nickel Boys (film adaptation of Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Colson Whitehead).

Breakdown to portray:

Elwood. 17 yrs old. Black male (18+ who can convincingly play 17). A daydreamer and truth seeker. Well-mannered and observational, he sees the beauty in everyday ordinary things. Smart in a scholarly way.

Director: Ramell Ross
Studio: MGM
Producers: Plan B Entertainment, Anonymous Content

Submit ASAP: Email delisicreative@gmail.com. Sub Line: ATTN Adam – Elwood. Pls, send 2-3 current CELL PHONE photos, note that you’re legal 18+ (or if minor, must be legally emancipated), where you reside, and a paragraph about you (the unique person you are)! Note acting experience (if none, it’s OK!), union status (U or NU) & phone/email. Pls submit ASAP…time sensitive. Thank you!

PLS SHARE or FWD to anyone who may be right for this incredible role-of-a-lifetime!

*We’re working in tandem w/Vickie Thomas & Meagan Lewis. If you’ve already auditioned for this role, no need to resubmit. Thanks!