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Casting Call to Upper Extremity Amputtee Women for Coen Brothers' Latest Movie - True Grit 

Andres Velasquez

Paramount Pictures is seeking a WOMAN MISSING HER LEFT ARM to be a photo double in TRUE GRIT, a new film by Joel & Ethan Coen.

Character description

Photo double for adult Mattie Ross: This woman must be MISSING HER LEFT ARM. Optimally, she would be around 5'8", 138 lbs, slender to medium build. However, we are open to various looks.

To submit:

Submit the following to

  • Self Photo: Photos should be non-glamorous, simple snapshots (incl face and body. It's best to wear a tank top & shorts).
  • Measurements: include height, weight, bust, waist & hips. Incl sizes, such as shoe, dress, pants, etc.
  • Contact information: include age, phone numbers & place of residence.

Additional Information

Rate of pay: TBD

Note: TRUE GRIT is shooting in Austin, TX. However, we are open to nationwide submissions.

Background info about Mattie Ross & TRUE GRIT: 14 year old Mattie is a simple, tough as nails young woman. Her steely nerves and straightforward manner are a shocking contrast to the way women behaved in the early century. She's possessed of true grit and plenty of determination.

The film is a remake of the western that earned john Wayne his Academy Award as one-eyed sheriff Rooster Cogburn in 1969. In the Coens' screenplay, "True Grit" will be told from the point of view of Mattie Ross.

The movie will begin in 1928, at a point when Mattie tells how she avenged her father's murder back in 1873, when she was only 14 years old.

For more information call 512-637-6775.

Coen Brothers Filmography   

  1. A Serious Man (2009) 
  2. Burn After Reading (2008) 
  3. No Country for Old Men (2007) 
  4. Romance & Cigarettes (2005) 
  5. The Ladykillers (2004) 
  6. Bad Santa (2003) 
  7. Intolerable Cruelty (2003)
  8. The Man Who Wasn't There (2001) 
  9. Down from the Mountain (2000)
  10. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000) 
  11. The Big Lebowski (1998) 
  12. Fargo (1996)
  13. Hudsucker Proxy (1994)
  14. Barton Fink (1991) 
  15. Miller's Crossing (1990)
  16. Raising Arizona (1987) 
  17. Blood Simple. (1984)


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