Prepared for a Purpose – Lifetime Movie

Movie Casting Call for Kids & Adults

Lifetime is filming a new movie and they are in need of paid extras. The TV movie is holding auditions for “Prepared for a Purpose”. Child and adult actors and models are needed. Casting directors are looking for kids of all ethnicities who are 6-14 years old. They are also seeking men and women of all ethnicities ages 18 and over. The film is set to star Toni Braxton. Filming will be in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania during the weekdays of June 8th – June 30th. No shooting will take place on the weekends. Open call auditions are being held on Thursday, May 25th and May 31st.

About Prepared for a Purpose

“Prepared for a Purpose” is a movie that is inspired by the powerful novel. It tells the true story of Antoinette Tuff. Inspired by the Teachings of TD Jakes, Ms. Tuff relied on her faith and courage to avert tragedy when an active gunman entered her Atlanta school .

What They Are Looking For

Casting directors are looking for kids and adults of various ethnic backgrounds.

Kids ages 6-14 years old of all ethnicities to play students

Adults ages 18+ of all ethnicities to play family members, police, swat and reporters

You may be needed 1-5 days. Let the team know your availability and they will book you according to that.

Pay is $7.25 per hour. Time and a half after 8 hours.

Adults can expect 9-14 hour days

Kids can expect 9 hour or less days. All children must have one guardian present on set at all times if they are booked to work. Kids will work sometime between June 14th – 30th

Call times can be early

How to Apply

Auditions are being held on Thursday, May 25th and May 31st.

It will be at 77 31st street Pgh, PA 15201 from 3:00pm to 8:00pm.

Parking is located on gravel lot by railroad tracks behind the building. Follow the signs to registration. You may attend the audition anytime between those times to get signed up. (*54, 86, 87, 88 and 91 buses come through the strip district).

If you can’t attend please create a free profile on to be considered.

Leave a Casting Response

9 Casting Responses

  1. Bonita Hampton

    Are you still looking for actress of all ages and all nationality?


  2. Samantha Hernandez

    Looking for auditions

  3. Zola S’th Maja

    I’m from South Africa and very much interested. My only worry is that I may have missed he dates already, however would like to be considered for any future Films.

  4. Camryn

    Are the ages a requirement or is it preferred because I am 16 years old and I would love to do this.

  5. Camryn

    I am 16 years old and I would love to do this

  6. Ronald Sulfaro

    I am interested in working as an extra, or in a small role in a Lifetime Movie Network suspense thriller or horror film. Thank you, Ronald Sulfaro

  7. rhonda jackson

    I am African American 56 how can I become a paid extra.

  8. Justin Reid

    I am interested in becoming a paid extra.

  9. Laura

    How do you sign up for this