Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is tapping into motivational speaking for his role in the new TNT television project, “The Wake Up Call.”
Casting for “The Wake Up Call” will be held in South Florida, according to a Miami New Times article. At the same time, The Rock will be working on a new HBO television project that will film in his hometown of Miami, Florida.
According to the aforementioned article, the casting department for “The Wake Up Call” are seeking regular people who are “challenged by life and not able to find their way out,” which could manifest itself in a number of ways, according to the casting call.
The pitch reads, “If you know someone who needs help in a major way, submit today! We are looking for every day Americans in life situations who are ready for a change of fate and a stroke of luck.”
The casting call will conclude “with 4 a.m. wake-up calls, emotional reunions, and near-impossible goals, everyone who comes in contact with The Rock’s electric sense of personal motivation will grow from it, finding inner strength and heart.”