2Pac Filmmakers Announce Open Casting Call

Casting calls for the upcoming biopic on Tupac Shakur have begun, and the makers of the movie are looking for the right actor to portray the coveted role of the hip-hop icon.

Morgan Creek Productions in conjunction with Skee.TV/Karmaloop.TV recently announced an online casting calls for the film, which will be directed by Antoine Fuqua and produced by David Robinson and James G. Robinson, in their search to fill the position. With online casting, fans are able to submit their audition tapes to www.InSearhofTupac.com. Auditions will be taking place over the next month.

“We’re looking for someone with the right mix of raw charm and charisma for the role,” David Robinson said in a statement.

When commenting on the idea of using the Internet for casting calls instead of the typical in-person audition, DJ Skee said, “This audition process is a great example of utilizing today’s ever-evolving technology to reach fans and actors around the world to pay homage to a hip-hop legend.”

For more information, be sure to visit www.InSearchofTupac.com. —Amber McKynzie

  • Real2Real

    See this would of been the perfect time for Lamont Bentley or Merlin Santana to be alive.

  • Wrong website

    You messed up the website name. Its supposed to be Insearchoftupac.com
    Not Insearhoftupac.com

  • http://www.cazt.com/auditions/ Auditions Los Angeles

    That’s for clarifying the website! Hopefully the right guy gets the part! The whole success of the movie depends on it!

  • http://www.cazt.com/auditions/ Auditions Los Angeles

    Thanks for clarifying the website! Hopefully the right guy gets the part! The whole success of the movie depends on it!

  • http://youtube.comMrbiggteatupacaudition Darrell

    What u think?