Now Casting: Join Steven Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’ + 3 More Gigs

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There’s a place for you on the set of the new Steven Spielberg adaptation of the classic musical “West Side Story." The upcoming feature is holding an open call for background actors. Plus, appear on a Disney TV series, an episode of a true-crime show, or in a Zillow video.

The upcoming Steven Spielberg adaptation “West Side Story” is holding an open call for background actors in New York City. Talent, aged 5 and older, is wanted for 1950s NYC residents including Puerto Rican neighborhood residents. The open call will take place on April 27. Filming will take place from June through September with mandatory costume fittings beginning in May. Professional pay will be provided. Find out more here!

Zillow is seeking talent for a B2B real estate product video. Talent, aged 30–59, is wanted for two nonspeaking roles in the video. Filming will take place on May 20 in Seattle, Washington. Pay is $100–$200. Apply here!

Casting is underway for background actors on a Disney TV series. Talent, aged 14–55, is wanted to play high school teens and fathers of high school teens. Filming will take place from April 26–27 or from May 4–5 depending on the role in Salt Lake City, Utah. Pay is $101.50 per day. Apply here!

The Investigation Discovery true-crime recreation series “Evil Lives Here” is casting an upcoming episode. Talent, aged 8–55, is wanted for several roles including lead roles. Filming will take place from May 7–9 in New Jersey. Pay varies by role, starting at $60 for four hours of work up to $210 for 12 hours of work. Apply here!

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