UPDATE: HBO’s ‘I Know This Much is True’ Open Casting Call for Speaking Roles

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Mark Ruffalo‘s new HBO series “This Much is True” is now casting speaking roles

Rita Powers Casting is now casting talent to work on the upcoming HBO TV series “I Know This Much is True” is now casting speaking roles. Casting directors will be holding an open casting call for principal speaking roles, day player roles, and background acting roles. The open casting call will take place in Poughkeepsie, New York. The open casting call will take place on February 23, 2019.

About “I Know This Much Is True”:

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HBO has announced the production of I Know This Much Is True, an upcoming limited drama series. The series is a family saga and follows the lives of identical twin brothers in a story of “betrayal, sacrifice and forgiveness set against the backdrop of 20th century America.”

Three-time Oscar-nominee Mark Ruffalo (HBO’s award-winning The Normal Heart) stars as twin brothers Dominick and Thomas Birdsey. Ruffalo will executive produce the series, alongside writer and director Derek Cianfrance.

How to apply:

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LOCATION CHANGE FOR OPEN CALL ON Saturday 2/23

LOCAL HIRES ONLY

HBO UPCOMING SERIES: “I KNOW THIS MUCH IS TRUE’ STARRING MARK RUFFALO

THE REGISTRATION IS STILL OPEN
This is a search for the right look and feel. There will be no scripted auditions.
IT IS AN OPEN CALL!!
If chosen we will contact you for FOR POSSIBLE audition.

OPEN CALL SATURDAY FEBRUARY 23, 2019

SPEAKING ROLES AND BACKGROUND EXTRAS SAG/AFTRA & NON UNION
Need specifically
Italian and Italian African American mixed

WE ARE ONLY LOOKING FOR LOCAL HIRE ONLY

AT THE MOMENT LOCATION FOR OPEN CALL WILL CHANGE AND WE WILL BE IN TOUCH

LOCATION: 14 Civic Center Drive Poughkeepsie NY 12601

FEBRUARY 23, 2019 TIME: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

SEEKING:
SPEAKING ROLES AND BACKGROUND EXTRAS

ALL AGES NEWBORN TO ADULTS SPEAKING ROLES & EXTRAS
OPEN TO ALL ETHNIC TYPES
*TWINS-dark haired Caucasian males
*Italian and Italian & African American mixed -all ages
*dark haired babies newborn to 12 months

SPEAK RATE-$1015.00 A DAY SAG BG RATE- $175/ 8 HOURS

NON UNION BG RATE-$15.00 AN HOUR

SERIES SHOOTS IN HUDSON VALLEY AREA STARTING MARCH 2019
ENDING SEPTEMBER 2019

* You must bring the form below to open call along with your photo attached*
**We will be emailing a copy of the form for you to print out and bring to open call on February 19th with further instructions!!
Must bring photos!!

*** THIS SHOW TAKES PLACE FROM 1920s to early 1990 no modern looks****

WHEN YOU COME IN PLEASE FILL OUT THIS FORM AND BRING IT IN WITH YOU
THANK YOU

WHEN YOU COME IN PLEASE FILL OUT THIS FORM AND BRING IT IN WITH YOU
THANK YOU

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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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