Casting Hispanic Actors for Oprah’s ‘Queen Sugar’


Migrant Workers are Required by the Team of Queen Sugar in New Orleans, Louisiana

About the Show – Queen Sugar

The Queen Sugar is an upcoming drama series which is executively produced, directed and created by Oprah Winfrey and Ava DuVenernay. The series is inspired by the novel with the same name written by Natalie Baszile. The show will center on the life of two sisters, Nova Bordelon and Charley Bordelon. Nova is a formidable journalist while Charley is a modern woman with a teenage daughter Micah.


The casting team of Queen Sugar is in search of some really actors who can play migrant workers. Actors who are living in New Orleans, Louisiana are highly encouraged to apply for this role. The roel is paid however, the payment rate has not been disclosed yet but it is decided. Once you go on the set, you will get to know. The payment will be done via check through email. You will receive the payment soon.

Actors who will be required to play migrant workers should be available on the shoot dates Thursday, April 21, 2016 and Tuesday, April 25, 2016. Also, the actors selected now, they will called in the month of July too for some extra roles. The shoot will take place in Vacherie, Los Angeles. Please make sure that you have a flexible schedule and are available on the shoot dates.

Actors who are Hispanic are required to play migrant workers in the upcoming scene. The team has not mentioned any age limit but the actors applying for the role must be more than 18 years of age. If you have always wanted to come on small screen, here is the opportunity for you. Also, if you fit in the description and are experienced and well versed about the industry, you must not hesitate to apply for this role.

If you think you are suitable for this role, you must send the following information at with the subject line reading, MIGRANT.

  • Full legal name

  • Age

  • Gender

  • Ethnicity

  • Union Status

  • Contact number

  • Current city

  • Current state

  • ZIP code

  • Height

  • Weight

  • Confirm about availability

  • Attach resume or mention experience in the body of the email

  • Clear and recent photos

Actors who are willing to apply for the roles must keep in mind that they are required to send their photos in their current look. The pictures should be professional and clicked in proper lighting. Also, please avoid sending selfies. Also, you must make sure that the pictures you are sending via email must have their titles renamed with your full name and contact number. These roles are only for the locals of New Orleans, Louisiana, if you are one of them, then this role may be for you. Good luck!

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