Alexa L. Fogel Casting Casting Director Alexa L. Fogel (Judas and the Black Messiah, Ozark, Atlanta, The Wire) is conducting a nationwide search for a supporting role in an upcoming MGM feature film starring actor Michael B. Jordan.

The character, AMARA, is 7 years old, female, and Black. She is energetic, precocious, and bright. She is Deaf and uses ASL to communicate with her parents and the world.

All children ages 6 to 9 years old who identify as Deaf or Hard of Hearing who are proficient in ASL are encouraged to submit.

To submit your child for consideration, parents and/or guardians please email Elizabeth Berra (Casting Associate) at by July 9th, 2021 with the following information:

  • Your name and your child’s name
  • Where you are based, your phone number and email address
  • A short introduction about your child
  • Your child’s age
  • A recent photo of your child
  • Which statement best describes your child:
    – My child speaks and uses ASL
    – My child only uses ASL