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Wanna Be In A Kevin Smith Movie?
I you have ever wanted to be in a movie with Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez, Kevin Smith wants to give you a chance.
The writer-director is recruiting extras (the speaking parts are already taken) for his movie “Jersey Girl” through his Web site,
Contenders must submit a photo, contact information and statistics (age, gender, height and weight) by Friday.