Now Casting: Play 1980s Types on Season 3 of Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ + 3 More Gigs

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Enter the Upside Down and grab yourself one of the top gigs in today’s roundup! The hit Netflix series “Stranger Things” is background casting for its third season and looking for talent to portray 1980s-looking people. Plus, play Hamlet in a modern film adaptation, work the crowd in a KPOP music video, or evade capture in a web series about a serial killer.

“STRANGER THINGS”
The hit Netflix series “Stranger Things” is background casting for its third season. Male and female talent, aged 18 and older, is wanted to portray 1980s-looking people. Men must have hair at least three inches in length all around, and women must have shoulder-length hair or shorter. Filming will take place on June 20 in Atlanta, Georgia. Some pay will be provided. Apply here!

“HAMLET”
A modern take on “Hamlet” shooting in New York City is now casting critical roles. A male or female actor, aged 25–35, is sought to play the lead role of Hamlet. There are also multiple supporting roles, including Gertrude, Ophelia, and Claudius, for talent, aged 20–60. “Hamlet” will rehearse in January 2019 and shoots in February in NYC. Pay is $2,000 per week. Apply here!

KPOP MUSIC VIDEO
Casting is underway for a music video for a major KPOP boyband. A female actor, aged 18–30, is wanted for the lead girl in the video. Talent must be able to move well and be comfortable singing on a stage and working the crowd. There are also multiple supporting and background roles available for talent, aged 18–70. The video will shoot on June 19 or 20 in NYC. Pay is $300–$1,000 per day, depending on the role. Apply here!

“THE DIFFICULT KIND”
Join the cast of “The Difficult Kind,” a web series about a serial killer who has gone underground after her last kill and the hitwoman who is hunting her. Two female actors, aged 22–35, are wanted to play the lead roles of Astrid and Eva. There are also several supporting roles for talent, aged 18–61. Auditions will be held in July with rehearsals to follow in late August or early September. Production will begin in late September or early October in Los Angeles. Pay is $50–$100 per day, depending on the role. Apply here!

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