Ben Affleck’s New Showtime Series ‘City On A Hill’ is Now Casting New York Kid Actors

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Showtime‘s new series by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon City on a Hill is now casting kid actors in New York City.

Grant Wilfley Casting is now seeking kid actors ages 9 to 12 years old, Caucasian, to play ’90s school kids on the upcoming Showtime series “City On A Hill”. Filming will shoot on March 15th in New Rochelle, New York City. Fittings are scheduled for March 4th through 8th in Brooklyn. Talents will be compensated $165/day.

About City on a Hill:

The new Showtime series City on a Hill is executive produced by Tom Fontana, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Jennifer Todd, James Mangold, Barry Levinson, and Michael Cuesta.

According to Deadline, the series is written by Chuck MacLean (Boston Strangler) and is based on an original idea by Ben Affleck. City on a Hill is set in the early 1990s Boston when “the city was rife with violent criminals emboldened by local law enforcement agencies in which corruption and racism was the norm, until it suddenly all changed.”

Showtime’s City on a Hill


How to apply:

GWC is seeking NON-UNION kids ages 9-12 years old, Caucasian, to portray early 1990’s School kids on the Showtime series CITY ON A HILL.

Tentative Shoot Date: 2/15 in New Rochelle, NY. Interior work.
Fitting are being held 3/4-3/8 in Brooklyn.

Pays Non-union bg rate: $165/10hrs

Please note:
-Everyone must have valid, unexpired, unrestricted US-issued ID
-Everyone should have early 90’s hair, nothing modern
-Children should have a valid NY child performer work permit

Please email [email protected] with:

-Child’s Full name
-Child’s age and date of birth
-Child’s Union Status
-does your child have a valid NY child performer work permit? If so, what is the expiration date?
-Phone number
-Full availability 3/15
-Availability for fitting 3/4-3/8
-all of your child’s sizes: Men:Height, Weight, jacket, shirt size (S,M,L,XL), neck, sleeve, waist, inseam, and shoe sizes; Women: Height, Weight, shirt size (S,M,L,XL), bust, waist, hips, dress, and shoe.
-2-3 good quality selfies that clearly depict your current look and current hair length (no headshots please)
-confirm you are a Tri-State area local
-what IDs can you provide for your child’s I9? (please note if you have a visa or restricted ID of any kind)

Please write in the subject line: “FACEBOOK, School kid 3/15 submission”

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Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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