Casting call for a male "little person" for TF2

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  1. Peanut04

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  2. Peanut04

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    Having trouble getting the link to work, so I'll copy it over.



    Little Person needed for "Transformers 2"
    We are looking for a Male Little Person , age 30-65, any ethnicity, for a featured role in the Dreamworks production of "Transformers 2."
    Shooting will be in the Philadelphia area in the month of June.
    This is a featured role, we will see both SAG and non-SAG for this. (We will waiver for this)

    If interested and available, please send a CANDID picture of yourself (not a headshot) to:
    tr2philadelphia@gmail.com
    Please attach the picture as a .jpg and put "Little person" in the subject line.

    No Phone calls please.
    May 30 2008
     
  3. Pauly T

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    Mini-Megs!
     
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    Mini-Me, stop humping the frickin' laser!
     
  5. Bryan

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    Is it me, or the politically-correct term "little person" actually more offensive than the archaic term "midget?"
     
  6. Beastbot X

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    I want a Decepticon to hurl a midget like a pebble.
     
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    "little person"? WTF? That's the PC term?

    Oh man, I can't believe you've got to use the subject line "little person" when you email them...
     
  8. NIDARAM12

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    I have nothing against "little people" but whenever they are in a movie it's usually a sign of bad Mini-Me humor.
     
  9. taterx

    taterx Lurkin since Transfandom

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    I nominate Eric the Midget from the Howard Stern Show!
     
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    I agree, I don't have a problem with small people. It just seems that in an action movie it will be a source of bad humor or it will just seem out of place.
     
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    I can't wait for Ewoks in TF2. No one dislikes Ewoks right?
     
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    Oh those evil evil bastards. They just knew I might skip the second film so they decide to put in a midget because they know I'm not going to pass on a midget in a film.

    Sorry if anyone is offended by midget but I hate the term "little person", but maybe that's because I'm 5'6" and have family members shorter than me.
     
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    MICHEAL BAY = LIES

    remember
     
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    Yeah, I have the feeling this will be played out for cheap laughs, which is the kind of thing Bay loves.


    I *LOATHED* the New York sequence of Armegeddon where the black dude argues with the stall owner for no reason, and then the stall owner is killed, buildings explode, people fall out of offices faceplanting the camera (or almost), and the entire scene is played out for laughs.
     
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    Pretty much my thoughts on the matter, too. Bay doesn't seem to discriminate against any one given race or type of person, though. He just insults everyone. . .especially the audience :) 
     
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    hey check it out, i can speak little peopleese: yub yub! ichiwawa!
     
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    Hmmm. What would be clever is if said midget is a holographic disguise for a small TF (Frenzy, anyone?)

    I'm hoping Frenzy survived.
     
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    Could this be rumble?!
     
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    R2-D2 cameo!! :) 
     

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