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Cast Call in NYC

Extras call out for NYC area extras for HBO drama “The Deuce.”

David Simon’s & James Franco’s drama series “The Deuce” has a casting call out for extras in the NYC area.

Simon is directing the drama which he co-wrote with  George Pelecanos.  The pair is also executive producing the upcoming series along with James Franco. The show stars James Franco as a rising 70s pornographer in the NYC area during the 70s adult industry boom in the area.  Maggie Gyllenhaal co-stars in the show as a sex worker who gets entangled in the mob controlled fledgling industry.

The Deuce” is set  New York City during the 70s and 80s, a time plagued by record crime rates and urban decay.  James Franco plays twin brothers, Vincent Martino and Frankie Martino. Franco will be playing both brothers who became major players and subsequently fell under mob control. Maggie Gyllenhaal plays Candy, a hooker in Times Square who also gets sucked into the city’s new porn scene. Also cast in the show are Gary Carr, Margarita Levieva, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Emily Meade and Dominique Fishback.  According to the show’s IMDB page, an exact premiere date is not yet set, but the show will hit TV sets with HBO servivce sometime in 2017.

 

 

GWCI is seeking:

GWC is seeking Male Dancers (with professional training/experience) who are comfortable appearing nude on camera to portray featured 1970s Male Burlesque Dancers on HBO’s THE DEUCE!

This works on Monday 7/23 in Brooklyn.
If a fitting is necessary for some costume pieces, it will be on Friday 7/20 in Queens.

*Must be comfortable appearing fully nude on camera.*
Rate: $1200/8hrs

Please note the following:

-Must be over 18
-Must be local to NY tri-state area
-Must have real dance experience
-NO TATTOOS
-Must be ok working around atmospheric smoke
-Seeking natural 1970s body types (not too chiseled or muscular, should have pubic hair)

Please email submissions to thedeuce@gwcnyc.com with:

-name
-SAGAFTRA or Non-Union?
-avail for fitting on Friday 7/20 if needed?
-avail for work on monday 7/23?
-have you worked on The Deuce yet this season?
-what is your professional dance experience/training? please attach dance resume if you have one!
-all sizes: height, weight, suit, shirt, pants, and shoe
-3-4 recent photos showing your current look and hair length, including full body shots (shirtless in shorts/bathing suit, so we can clearly see your body type)
-Are you comfortable being fully nude on camera?
-Confirm you are 18 or older
-Are you a Tristate area local?
-confirm you have no tattoos
-Confirm you are ok working around atmospheric smoke

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Casting now …

CASTING BUSINESS OWNERS/HOBBYISTS

Location: nationwide

Type: Docu-series

Lion TV is looking for eccentric people who run some type of business operation, or that have a CRAZY hobby! If you or someone you know is interested, please email CASTING@LIONTV.US with a little background info about the business/hobby. *Casting is nationwide and filming location is TBD. Filming will take place in the fall of this year. Thanks!

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: nationwide

Casting now …

New Reality Show

Have you ever though you could be a spy?

If any of the above sound like you, read on.

A new show is casting charismatic competitors who have dreamed of being a spy.  If you are looking for the adventure and excitement of a challenge, the show’s producers may want to hear all about it.

If you have a knack for reading others and may be capable of becoming a chameleon yourself – The show is now taking submissions from people nationwide.

See the below casting notice for all the info on how to apply to be considered for casting on the show.  By the way… No experience in detective work is required.

 

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Casting now …

Paid Modeling Job in NYC

 

Location: Midtown Manhattan

Type: Modeling

Casting July 2nd and July 3rd from 1-7pm in midtown Manhattan

Looking for 9 models 2 medium skin tone 7 deep to very deep skin tones for a luxury cosmetics campaign

The photo will be top of the shoulder up

Must have clear blemish free skin
No visible tattoos or piercings
Age range 18-40
No body size requirements
Naturally colored hair
Natural looking hair
No visible facial hair
Full natural groomed brows

please send a clear headshot or clear selfie and a link to a portfolio or Instagram for consideration

Thank you

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Midtown Manhattan
Please submit to: kkossakoski@gmail.com

This casting notice was posted by: Kelly Kossakoski

 

Casting now … in NYC

Student Film Project “Misunderstood” in NYC

 

Type: Student Films

– Female, Black, 27-32 year old, natural hair preferably
– Female, Black, 24-30 years old
– Male, Caucasian, 40’s,
– Female, Hispanic, 30’s or 40’s
– Male, Black, 50’s or 60’s
– Female, Caucasian, 50’s
– Male, Caucasian, 30’s or 40’s
– 7 extras to play board members and corporate employees

Character traits are as follows:

JACKY MOYO (Female, Black, 27-32 year old, natural hair preferably)Jacky is a young female (late twenties) immigrant from Africa, who moved to the United States in search of a better future. She is well educated yet still clueless about the culture in the US. Jacky a little old fashioned, usually dressed up in semi traditional wear and has a non-American accent. She is an inventor at heart and has a brilliant idea for a gaming system that will help kids with autism. Jacky completed her research and has found a company that may give her a chance to do her presentation and could possibly help millions of kids around the world. Jacky is kind-hearted, ethical, ambitious, a quick thinker and very calculating. She is however, shy when you first meet her, yet recovers from it quickly. When faced with a challenge and determined to succeed, Jacky becomes a completely different person but always has good intentions for her actions.

Mr. ROSS (Male, Black, 50’s or 60’s) Mr. Ross is the CEO of the company, in his late fifties. He is in a position of power. They all respect him. He sets them straight but never abuses his power. He is always looking for new ideas and opportunities to keep the company on top. He believes in grooming the younger generation to be improved executives in the future.

TOM EFRON (Male, Caucasian, 40’s) A company executive, late 40’s, uses his money to get just about anything he wants. He can be arrogant yet not a bad person. He is married with kids but has his fair share of fun outside the marriage, including an affair with a co-worker. He is intelligent and knows talent when he sees one. He has a major influence in the company and values his job.

JESS (Female, Black, 24-30 years old) A receptionist, mid 20’s. She’s beautiful and knows it. Unethical, has a GED, goes to night school but is not intelligent. She uses her looks to get what she wants. Disrespectful to those she perceived as below her. Not much of a hard worker, grew up privileged.

SOPHIA (Female, Hispanic, 30’s or 40’s) A Hispanic woman, mid to late 30’s. Loud and overbearing. She has obviously been through a lot and it comes out with her bossiness. She loves to give out orders and using the little power she must belittle those underneath her.

JAKE (Male, Caucasian, 30’s or 40’s) Creative systems designer. In his 30’s, confident, good looking, smart dresser, neat. Well-spoken and professional.

PA (Female, Caucasian, 50’s) Female, early 50’s. Loyal to her boss (Mr. Ross). Professional, pretty, neat and articulate.

City or Location of call: New York, NY
Please submit to: ziyandaayd@gmail.com

This casting notice was posted by: Ziyanda Ayd Films