Open Casting Call For Denzel Washington and Viola Davis Film FencesOpen Auditions for Kids, Teens, Adults & Seniors for Denzel Washington Film in Pittsburgh

The high powered duo starred in the Broadway play Fences which had it’s last run in 2010. HBO is now turning it into a movie! They are looking for background actors, kids, teens, adults and seniors of all ages and ethnicities!

About the Film

If you have ever wanted the chance to be on set with one of Hollywood’s most respected and talented actors, then here is your chance. Attend the casting call below to be considered. According to the press, “Fences” is based on August Wilson’s prize-winning play. Fences is the story of Troy Maxson, a Pittsburgh sanitation worker who once dreamed of a baseball career, but was too old when the major leagues finally admitted black players. He tries to be a good husband and father, but his lost dream of glory eats at him and causes him to make a decision that tears his family apart.

Requirements and Key Details

Filming will take place in and around Pittsburgh, PA from April 15th to early June 2016. Looking for male and female background artists, children, teenagers, adults & senior citizens of all ages and ethnicities!

This film takes place in the 1950’s – 1960’s. Extras will be portraying neighbors, businessmen, church-goers, townsfolk & more! Please note- If chosen as an extra, you may be asked to remove piercings, cover tattoos, change hair color or style since this is a period piece.

Audition Information




LOCATION: David L. Lawrence Convention Center 1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

If you are would like your shot at being in the film, attend the casting call.


Leave a Casting Response

6 Casting Responses

  1. LaKendra Cork

    I am very interested in being in this movie.

  2. Winifred Montgomery

    Very interested actress and singer. I was a stand-in for Ms. Davis long ago. Looking for an opportunity to break in the business.

  3. Jarrit Lewis

    I am ready to use my skills, and talents, and work really hard to help make this movie a success.

    I am 34 with an outgoing personality. I have been a brand ambassador for 4 years and am looking to put all my focus into acting. Thank you for making movies!

    150 lbs
    Theater, sing, dance, play guitar, massage therapy, construction work, production intern

  4. alita hunter

    Im interested in auditions for casting calls for my son and daughter.

  5. jacoby siggers

    I’m interested in being apart of the film. Please contact me ASAP. Ive done several films and I’m a new talent in this industry.

  6. Kenisha

    Antonio is a very smart 4with special needs he can sing dance talk and dance he didn’t start talking until he was 2 but he is very intelligent and interesting he surprise me everyday he has autism and developmental delays..