Get On Up – MovieThe man known the world over as “The Godfather of Soul” is finally getting the big screen treatment and production on the fascinating biopic is set to begin soon with an award winning director and a stellar principal cast. Get On Up, the story of James Brown is gearing up for production and the producers and casting directors of this sure to be hit feature film have announced their search for a number of talented performers of all ages to round out their impressive cast. Casting calls for roles of all sizes will be starting very soon and actors interested in auditioning can submit themselves today for consideration. This could be your chance to be a part of a timeless film about a truly timeless entertainer.Get On Up will tell the moving life story of James Joseph Brown, the man who touched millions of lives with his unforgettable pop and funk music hits during his six decades of performances. The film will delve into Brown’s troubled and impoverished upbringing and highlight his tremendous journey from the back roads of South Carolina to the pinnacle of the entertainment world. Get On Up will be directed by the supremely talented Tate Taylor who’s impressive 2011 film The Help starring Emma Stone was nominated for four Academy Awards, winning one. Taylor has lined up an already stunning principle cast that includes the talents of Chadwick Boseman (42, Lincoln Heights, Draft Day), Oscar winner Octavia Spencer (Spider-Man, Dinner for Schmucks, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters), two time Academy Award nominee Viola Davis (Doubt, Solaris, Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close) and Oscar nominee Taraji P. Henson (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Date Night, Smokin’ Aces). This film has all of the ingredients to be a critical and commercial smash hit and soon you could be a apart of it.Casting calls for all available roles in Get On Up will be staring soon and actors of all ages can submit themselves today by sending emails here GetOnUpExtras@gmail.com. We will post more audition updates as soon as they are released so keep checking in for more news and leave a message in the space below and tell us what you think of the film and why you would like a chance at a casting call for the James Brown biopic Get On Up.