Dennis Quaid movie is filming in Augusta — and you could be in it

Published: Oct. 21, 2021 at 9:10 PM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - Filming is underway at Lake Olmstead Stadium for a new movie called “The Hill.”

Film Augusta is looking for paid extras to play high school and college baseball players in November.

Film Augusta is interested in hiring current high school baseball players in Augusta area, current college or former college players, current pro or former pro players. Applicants must be male and between 18 to 30 years old.

There will be various shoot dates between Nov. 15-22. There are one-, two-, and three-day baseball roles available.

The film is based on the true story of Rickey Hill – a kid who overcomes his physical handicap to play major league baseball. It’ll star big names like Dennis Quaid.

For those interested in submitting fill out this Google form and send an email with the player’s photo, age, and location to

Film Augusta is also in need of vintage cars, so if anyone is interested in submitting their car for consideration should also send an email.

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