HBO’s Down Lo Produced By John Legend

Down Lo HBO Casting

Down Lo HBO Casting

We have just learned that HBO has hired famous singer-songwriter John Legend and producer Tony Krantz to produce their new show Down Lo. Down Lo is set in Miami’s South Beach, the edgy ensemble drama explores the intersection of three worlds — the party town’s popular music scene and sports and fashion circles. Legend is expanding his brand, as part of a concerted effort to grow his empire beyond music, Legend will become quite a player in the TV production space and this is your chance to be audition for his upcoming project. The casting directors are now holding castings for several feature and extra roles in Down Lo. If you live in the Miami area or are willing to audition than the directors want to hear from you. Do not miss out on this great opportunity to work for a famous recording artist turned director. Down Lo is set in Miami’s South Beach, the edgy ensemble drama explores the intersection of three worlds — the party town’s popular music scene and sports and fashion circles. It deals with fame and secrets, with the stories told from multiple points of view. One of them will be that of a gay rapper living on the down low as homosexuality is still not readily accepted in the hip-hop community. Down Lo also features top models as well as athletes with their penchant for big money, fast cars and beautiful women.

The HBO show being written by  playwright/scribe Seth Zvi Rosenfeld, who is executive producing with Krantz and Get Lifted’s Legend, Mike Jackson and Ty Stiklorius. This is your chance to be a part of a new TV series and possibly work along side with some of Miamis biggest names such as LeBron/Wade/Bosh, Lil Wayne, Birdman, DJ Khaled, Uncle Luke, Trick Daddy, Trina, Shane Battier,! Also, Legend’s buddy Kanye West. After all what kind of television show will it be without Miami’s most famous residents.

The casting directors at HBO are now holding auditions for male and female feature and extra roles. They are looking for actors of all ages for several beach and nightclub scenes also auditions are now being held for both union and non union actors ages 21 to 28 for several feature and stand in roles. If you are a actor with plenty of experience of just someone starting out and live in Florida or area willing to travel for the audition than you do not want to miss out this once in a lifetime chance. If you are interested in auditioning for Down Low please submit your contact information along with a recent photo or a head shot  Please keep checking back for more information on casting dates, times and locations and as always leave us a comment and let us know what you think about John Legend being behind the camera.

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  1. Samuel Johnson Age 30, 6ft 4inches tall, 228lbs Athletic Build, PENSACOLA FLORIDA. Size 13 in shoes, Size 3X in shirts(Neck and Sleeve) including Jackets, Waist 40 Seam 32 HAT(Large) One Tattoo on left arm that reads “KZ” which is my stage artist name. No vehicle as of yet but working on it A.S.A.P. But I do have transportation to get from A to B from Family and Friends. I am available for FILMING as much as needed or required. Please select me for this opportunity and lord knows it would be a dream come true. WARM REGARDS from SAM

    • I loveeeee John Legend.he is an incredible perso he has an awesome ❤ and he looks like an ? from the heavens.I would love to be in a drama movie or show with the man ?. It’s been my dream to act an x sing and ? and write ?

  2. ohhh yesss! The time is here and im ready to take this opportunity! I love John Legend music, it brings out the soul in love to sing myself. Im 21, Sexy brown suga skin and a drop of beauty:) I have acted in a lot of plays from elementary school to high school and now im really looking forward to this! Im ready im ready im ready!!:) #TeamScorpio

  3. Wow!!! This is an amazing opportunity and i am totally interested. Every artist you named i love & i am a heat fan which it seems like its just meant to be.
    Heres a little bit about me:
    Name: Tiffani Latacz
    Age: 19, will be 20 in May.
    Height: 5’9
    Weight: 175
    Eyes: Green
    Ethnicity: Caucasian

    Please reply. thank you.

  4. I think John Legend has unbelievable talent as a singer, I can only imagine him as a director. I can’t wait to see how this turns out!

  5. Hello I’m currently an Acting student, I’m aiming to get my BFA in theatre. I’m currently enrolled in my college play at broward college, davie, Fl. I admire everyone of us that have a passion for acting is not easy to aimed high and is also not impossible. I live on South Florida but I’m willing to travel if auditions are held anywhere else. It would be an honor, a dream come true if I received an opportunity to audition for such professionals actors/directors. I just need an opportunity to show my skills. Thank you.
    Rita Renteros
    Age: 23
    Birthday: 10/07/1991
    Currently a broward college student.

  6. My name is stephanie i live in sa. Tx.

    To me my background doesn’t suspense why i would lke to be apart of this project.

    Honestly im just me and nothing to change. Im real. I want to be apart of making a difference.

    And this truly..truly…will be a walk in a different pair of shoes. That i would love to step in.


  7. Thank you for opening up this opportunity for people who are trying to make it in the entertainment business! I pray that everything goes well with this project. I’m looking forward to connecting with you all. Be blessed!

  8. JOHN LEGEND IS A TRUE FAN OF MIND HIS MUSIC SPEAKS ME EVERY MORNING I WOULD LOVE TO BE PART OF THIS PROJECT I’m Just looking for a opportunity to show I’m a great person I catch on very fast I fit into my role.

  9. Hey, my names emilie and I actualy live in the uk, As this is an American site I am unable to apply properly, but I would love it if you where to contact me! I’m a 17 year old female with brown hair, brown eyes, 5 foot 8 and 67kg in weight.

  10. I so exited that Florida has another project being produced here in florida. I know I can do this role and bring a positive light to it and really show the realness of it. I have a little of a personal expirence with dating down lown men so I can show how it can effect others and people are you. Please give me this chance please…….Contact me back please…

  11. hello my name is Frederick Pritchett from Atlanta ,GA . I’m 23 years old I have not act before I do have a fun personality and serious as well also a graduate student. I would greatly appreciate to be apart of this project by being a bystander or anything else. Also this would be a great opportunity to work with John Legend.

  12. Im from the Miami area, I’m 22 and trying to make it out here, hope to here from you guys, if not thanks anyways lol

  13. I would love to help make this tv series one of the best shows there is….I am very versatile an acting. Love to have this opportunity.

  14. Hello! My name is Sarojeni Wilson, I am a 25 year old African American female, who enjoys music, sports, and fashion! Lucky I seen this. I have a awesome sense of humor, I am a people’s person. I’m spunky, funny, adventurous, outgoing, beautiful body, beautiful face with a beautiful personality. I’m a St. Louis resident. Home of the cardinals, rams and blues. I know that I am exactly what you need to make this serious a hit. Please give me a chance in I will not let you down. Feel free to view my comp card. My talent ID number is 91603.

    Thank you

  15. If your looking for someone unforgettable then thats me. I’m not going to give you a bunch of BS about how I was born to do this sort of thing because who knows what I was was born to do until its done. All I know is I was put here to do some thing extraordinary only because I suck at all other things ordinary. I love film! I love movies and tv series that give it to you raw and real. Shameless was actually filmed in the house my father and his friend grew up in on the west side of Chicago and i thought that was amazing!!!! All I need is a shot to do something unforgettable and I’ll make sure you won’t forget me.
    Name: Emisha Grover
    Ethnicity: African American/Japanese
    Height: 5’6
    Build: Petite/Slim
    Weight: 119 lbs
    my email is

  16. i would love to have a great opportunity to addition and work with Mr.Legend to pursue an acting career it would be one of my dreams.

  17. hello, my name is Joshua Daniel Swaringen, I live in Norwood,NC. I am 160lbs, standing at a height of 6’1. i wear shoe size 11. the jeans i wear are 32’32.i wear a medium size shirt. i am mixed with black and white ethnicity, hazel eyes, and brown hair. i am just going to go out on a limb, and try to pursue and acting career. or better yet, see if it takes me anywhere!

  18. hello im a true believer in down low and wittness this action im a transgender mail my name is jonathon butler the name i prefer is paris im 25 and i would love to play a part in this movie @ age 5 i new i was different but i was to scared to tell any one all my life i have ppl judgeing me and looking down on me its hard for me to keep a job i apply as i am a woman born in the wrong body every body cant except me as i am i will love this job i have thousands of stories real life stories pleas chose me i dnt live in miami i live in inkster michigan mu contact # 313 624-5620 please consider me

  19. Hi. My name is Tiffany and I live in Miami. I would like to audition for a role in this upcoming production!

  20. HEY!!!!!

    SAINT is my name (yes, my real name lol) and I’m originally from Mississippi but now resides in ARIZONA (woohoo!). Part of the reason why you should choose me to debut in this amazing show is the fact that I will give my all in making this show the best one on ABC. I can do so by making sure that the cast along with myself stays on their toes and leave our viewers wanting more! I’m a 24 year-old Black American male, athletic build and graduate student! =). I would love to be in this movie and what’s more exciting, I wouldn’t mind being an extra! (lol) Take care & feel free to contact me at any point day or night!

  21. I am 19 year old, I live in Fort Lauderdale Fl. I love acting I was In the drama club in High school. I would love to participate in this show it would be a huge accomplishment in becoming closer to my dreams. I love to have fun, take risk, make people laugh. I love challenges I play all sport, Ready for anything. Thank you for your time hope to hear from someone soon.

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