Start your week on the right foot with the great gigs in today’s casting roundup! The hit Showtime series “Billions” is casting a handful of roles, including recurring photo doubles and featured background actors. Plus, a short film, a diverse production of “Men on Boats,” and a Black Friday commercial are casting nationwide.
SHOWTIME: “BILLIONS” SEASON 5, MALE PHOTO DOUBLE, FEMALE PHOTO DOUBLE, AND FEATURED SHAMAN APPRENTICES
The hit Showtime series “Billions” is seeking photo doubles and background actors for its fifth season. A white man, aged 30–60, is wanted for the first photo double while a white woman, aged 18–50, is wanted for a recurring photo double role. Also, white male actors, aged 18–50, are wanted to portray Shaman apprentices in featured background roles. Filming will take place on Oct. 29–30 for background actors, Nov. 6–8 for the male photo double, and through March 2020 for the female photo double. Photo doubles will shoot in NYC while background actors will shoot in upstate New York. Pay is TBD for photo doubles and $174 for eight hours of work for background actors. Apply here for the male photo double, here for the female photo double, and here for the background actors!
“Addiction,” a short film about a college student's struggle with reality as he battles against his dangerous addiction to virtual reality, is casting background roles. Talent, aged 18–40, is wanted to portray classroom students, bar and cafe patrons, and more. Filming will take place over four days between Dec. 12–17 in the Los Angeles, California. Pay is $50 per day. Apply here!
“MEN ON BOATS”
Las Vegas Theatre Co. is looking for diverse actors for its production of “Men on Boats.” Talent, aged 18 and older, is wanted for lead and supporting roles. There will be auditions by appointment on Oct. 25 and Oct. 27 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Rehearsals will run from Jan. 6–Feb. 18, 2020. Performances will run from Feb. 19–March 15 with a possible extension to March 22. Pay is $300–$1,400, depending on ticket sales. Apply here!
BLACK FRIDAY COMMERCIAL FOR LIVING SPACES
Living Spaces is seeking actors of all genders, aged 7–40, for various roles in a Black Friday commercial. The shoot will take place on Oct. 29 in La Mirada, California. Pay is $400 for eight hours of work. Apply here!
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