Make magic on stage this year with some help from today’s top casting notices. The hit Broadway play “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” is seeking Equity actors for possible replacements for all major roles in the currently-running production. Plus, Showtime’s “Billions” needs background actors, a fashion film is casting a major role, and the feature film “Emperor” is casting background actors in Atlanta.
“HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD,” B’WAY
The hit Broadway play “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” is seeking Equity actors for possible replacements in the currently-running production. Talent, aged 8 and older, is wanted for all roles in the production, including Harry and Ginny Potter, Ron Weasley, and Hermoine Granger. There will be an Equity Principal Audition on Feb. 6 in New York City. Pay is $2,095 per week minimum. Apply here!
Background casting continues for the Showtime series “Billions.” Male talent, aged 18–65, is wanted to portray prison inmates. Filming will take place on Jan. 28 in the NYC area. Pay is $165 for 10 hours of work. Apply here!
“Project 13,” a fashion film for a big brand and record label, is casting a female actor. Talent, aged 18–30, is wanted to play a human woman who undergoes surgery to become part robot in a silent role. The gig will shoot Jan. 29–31 in Los Angeles. Pay is $1,500. Apply here!
Casting is currently underway for the feature film “Emperor,” starring Kat Graham and James Cromwell in a story about an escaped slave who travels north and has chance encounters with Frederick Douglass and John Brown. Talent, aged 18 and older, is wanted to portray slaves and overseers in background roles. The production is also seeking Black twin baby boys, aged four weeks to one year old. The film will shoot this February in Atlanta, Georgia. Some pay will be provided. Apply here!