There are lots of great opportunities this week in New York and the Northeast. The Amazon series "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" needs background talent. Also, a social media ad for a men’s clothing brand is seeking a spokesperson, the HBO series “The Time Traveler’s Wife” is casting, and more!
“THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL”
The Emmy-winning Amazon series “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” is looking for background talent, aged 18 and older. The production wants 1960s types who can work around atmospheric smoke and don’t have wool allergies. Men must have no visible tattoos, must be clean-shaven, and must be comfortable getting a period haircut. Women must have no tattoos and must have hair above the shoulders, with no braids, weaves, wigs, fashion colors, or unnatural highlights. Shooting is through June in NYC. Talent will be paid $210 per 12-hour shooting day, plus a $60 stipend for COVID-19 testing prior to appearing on set. COVID-19 guidelines will be followed on set. Apply here!
“THE TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE”
The HBO series “The Time Traveler’s Wife,” based on the novel of the same name, needs White male talent, aged 18–45. Talent will work as an acting double to perform opposite the principal and must have brown hair and meet a height requirement. Shooting is ongoing from May–September in NYC. Talent will be paid $209–$1,030 per day, with union talent paid scale under a SAG-AFTRA Principal Contract. Apply here!
BIRDDOGS SOCIAL MEDIA AD
A social media ad for a men's clothing brand is seeking White female talent, aged 18–35. Talent will play a spokesperson endorsing the brand. Shooting is in May in NYC. Talent will be paid $1,000–$5,000. Apply here!
"THE ESSENTIALS OF REIMAGINATION"
A series of digital branded content spots wants talent to play a family. The production wants male and female talent, aged 35–45, to play a mother and father, and female and male talent, aged 5–10, to play a daughter and son. Talent will play a family with a dog in four separate playful videos, whimsically re-imagining their home after the use of an insect elimination product. Shooting is on May 24–25 in NYC. Talent will be paid $500 per day. Apply here!
The short film "Black Boots" is seeking talent for various roles. The 1980s-style thriller is about a young man who seeks answers about the death of his best friend and girlfriend. The production wants Black male talent, aged 18–25, to play the principal Roger, Black female talent, aged 46 or older, to play a grandmother, and more. Shooting is in NYC with dates TBD. Talent will be paid $100–$300 per day based on role. Apply here!
BROOKLYN CYCLONES MASCOT
The Brooklyn Cyclones, the minor league baseball team affiliated with the NY Mets, is looking for talent, aged 18–40, to play their mascot Sandy the Seagull. Talent will engage with children and fans, distribute branded apparel, and generate team spirit. Talent must be in good physical condition as the role requires standing and walking for long periods of time. Talent with previous mascot experience is preferred, as well as talent with tumbling or dancing skills. Talent will appear at every home game, at community and charity functions, and in commercials and other promotional videos. Opening day is May 18 in Brooklyn, NY. Talent will be paid professionally with rates and contracts supplied after a preliminary interview. Apply here!
BIOTECH PRINT/VIDEO SHOOT
A print and video shoot for a biotech company needs talent. The production is seeking Asian, Black, Latinx, Middle Eastern, White, and Multiracial male and female talent, aged 53–77, for multiple roles. Shooting is at the end of May in Buffalo, NY, with dates TBD. Talent will be paid $3,250–$5,450, based on the number of session days as well as usage. Apply here!
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