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Euphoria is an American teen drama series created and written by Sam Levinson for HBO. The series is loosely based on the Israeli miniseries of the same name. The TV series centers around g group of high school students and their experiences with friendships, love, identity, and trauma.
Euphoria stars Zendaya in the leading role, with a cast including Maude Apatow, Angus Cloud, Eric Dane, Alexa Demie, Jacob Elordi, Barbie Ferreira, Nika King, Storm Reid, Hunter Schafer, Algee Smith, Sydney Sweeney, and Colman Domingo.
The series premiered on June 16, 2019, and in July 2019, HBO renewed the series for a second season. Casting for the second season started in January 2020.
Euphoria received great reviews from critics praising the series for cinematography, story, score, acting performances, and dealing with sensitive topics, which critics usually considered too excessive. The series received several nominations, including the British Academy Television Award for Best International Programme, and the TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Drama. Zendaya won the Primetime Emmy Award and Satellite Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series for her acting performance.
- Zendaya as Rue Bennett, a recovering drug addict struggling to find her place
- Janice LeAnn Brown, McKenna Roberts, and Aliyah Conley as young Rue
- Maude Apatow as Lexi Howard, Rue's best friend, and Cassie's younger sister
- Angus Cloud as Fezco, a drug dealer with a close relationship with Rue
- Eric Dane as Cal Jacobs, Nate's father who is hiding secrets from his family
- Alexa Demie as Maddy Perez, Nate's sometime-girlfriend
- Keilani Arellanes as young Maddy
- Jacob Elordi as Nate Jacobs, a high school athlete whose anger issues mask his sexual insecurities
- Gabriel Golub as young Nate
- Barbie Ferreira as Kat Hernandez, a self-conscious teen exploring her sexuality
- Johanna Colón as young Kat
- Nika King as Leslie Bennett, Rue and Gia's mother
- Storm Reid as Gia Bennett, Rue's younger sister
- Hyla Rayne Fontenot as young Gia
- Hunter Schafer as Jules Vaughn, a transgender girl who quickly befriends Rue after moving into town
- Clark Furlong as young Jules
- Algee Smith as Christopher McKay, a young football player and Cassie's boyfriend who is having problems adjusting to college
- Yohance Biagas-Bey and Zakai Biagas Bey as young McKay
- Sydney Sweeney as Cassie Howard, Lexi's older sister and McKay's girlfriend with a notorious sexual history that continues to impact her life
- Kyra Adler as young Cassie
- Colman Domingo as Ali (specials–present; recurring season 1), a man in recovery from substance use disorder who often speaks at Rue's Narcotics Anonymous meetings and ultimately becomes her sponsor
- Alanna Ubach as Suze Howard, Lexi and Cassie's alcoholic mother
- Lukas Gage as Tyler Clarkson, a college student who is brutally attacked by Nate for having sex with Maddy at a party
- John Ales as David Vaughn, Jules's father
- Tyler Timmons and Tristan Timmons as Troy McKay and Roy McKay, McKay's twin brothers
- Javon Walton as Ashtray, Fezco's "little brother"
- Sophia Rose Wilson as BB, a friend of Maddy, Kat, and Cassie
- Bruce Wexler as Robert Bennett, Rue's father
- Ruben Dario as Ted Perez, Maddy's father
- Austin Abrams as Ethan Lewis, Kat's love interest
- Keean Johnson as Daniel, Kat's ex-boyfriend who takes an interest in Cassie. Isaac Arellanes portrays young Daniel.
- Paula Marshall as Marsha Jacobs, Nate's mother
- Zak Steiner as Aaron Jacobs, Nate's brother
- Mercedes Colon as Mrs. Hernandez, Kat's mother
- Tyler Chase as Custer, who works with Mouse
- Meeko as Mouse, Fezco's supplier
- Marsha Gambles as Miss Marsha, who works at Frank's
Euphoria Casting Calls:Update (February 18, 2021): The HBO Euphoria is now holding auditions for a season 2 speaking role. Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming in 2021. Check out the casting call breakdown below.
HUSBAND / WIFE OPEN SUBMISSIONS - EUPHORIA
SEEKING REAL LIFE COUPLE FOR HBO’s EUPHORIA:
- [HUSBAND> 30s-40s, MALE, BUFF WITH TATTOOS
- [WIFE] 30s-40s, FEMALE, BLONDE & VOLUPTUOUS
MUST BE AVAILABLE IN LOS ANGELES:
- COVID TEST THURSDAY 9/16 AND SHOOT FRIDAY 9/17
Please note that Production cannot accept visas.
Working on the HBO Max series, EUPHORIA in Northridge on Sun. Sept 12th, seeking NON-UNION ONLY men and women to play PEDESTRIANS W/ CARS (no white or red. NO 2021 cars).
*** THIS IS A NIGHT SHOOT IN NORTHRIDGE***.
Test dates are Thurs 9/9 and Sat 9/11.
Note that you are okay working overnight in Northridge.
- *** THIS IS A NIGHT SHOOT***.
- Test dates are Sun 9.12 and Tues 9.14 in Burbank.
Casting Euphoria Season 2
- Jamieson: 18+ to play 17. Black. Male/Non-binary. An outsider. Might have a drug problem, might not. Mischievious. Funny. Unafraid. Sensitive.
This is the only role we are currently casting for. Please only submit if you fit the above description.
Deadline March 1st, 2021.
- Based anywhere in the United States
- No acting experience necessary
Stay tuned for casting calls, auditions and news by signing up for Project Casting. Click here to signup.UPDATE (January 22, 2020): The HBO Euphoria casting directors created an online form for acting auditions. If you are interested, you can fill out the following Google form. You must sign in with a gmail account to submit. See the full casting and audition details below. HBO has picked up the teen drama series “Euphoria” for a second season and now casting multiple speaking roles.
According to “The Hollywood Reporter”, the eight-episode drama received a second season order on Thursday, July 11th. The series centers around a young 17-year-old drug addict named Rue who is out of rehab. She becomes friends with a new trans girl at her school, Jules, and the two quickly develop an inseparable bond as they deal with growing up as a modern-day teenager.
“Euphoria creator Sam Levinson has built an incredible world with an extraordinary cast led by the supremely talented Zendaya,” Francesca Orsi, executive VP HBO Programming, said Thursday in a statement. “We are so grateful that he chose HBO as the home for this groundbreaking series. We look forward to following these complex characters as their journeys continue through the challenging world they inhabit.”Zendaya attends HBO's series "Euphoria" Los Angeles Premiere at Cinerama Dome, Los Angeles, CA on June 4, 2019 - Image (Eugene Powers / Shutterstock.com)
The series stars Zendaya as Rue, Hunter Schafer, Maude Apatow, Eric Dane, Algee Smith, Storm Reid and Sydney Sweeney and premiered on HBO on June 16, 2019.
“Euphoria” is ranked as one of the most popular drama series on HBO. Sunday night’s episode drew a series-high 609,000 viewers in its 10 PM slot. The series has grown each week since its June 16 debut on HBO’s digital platforms. The series premiere night has already delivered more than 5.5 million viewers across HBO’s platforms.
How to audition for a speaking role?LOS ANGELES - JUN 4: Cast at the LA Premiere Of HBO's "Euphoria" at the Cinerama Dome on June 4, 2019 in Los Angeles, CA - Image (Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com)
According to IMDB, Jessica Kelly and Mary Vernieu are the Los Angeles casting directors behind “Euphoria”. Jessica Kelly is known for casting “Precious”, “The Maze Runner” and “The Box”. Mary Vernieu is known for her work on Looper (2012), Silver Linings Playbook (2012) and Narc (2002).
Euphoria Casting Calls
Seeking actor to play a young Paula Marshall for HBO’s Euphoria.
Must be available on the following dates: 4/19 - 5/18, 7/2 - 7/6
Must be a U.S. Citizen or hold a valid Green Card. Visas are not accepted.
Talent should appear, female, white, ages 18-25, and look like actress Paula Marshall.
Stay tuned for casting calls, auditions, and news by signing up for Project Casting. Click here to signup.
Previous Open Casting CallsJennifer Venditti is the New York Casting director for the project and holding open casting calls for speaking roles in the upcoming new season of "Euphoria".
Casting directors are now casting the following speaking roles for the upcoming second season of HBO's 'Euphoria':
- Darian: 18+ to play 17. Any ethnicity. An outsider. Sensitive. Vulnerable. Mischievious. Definitely not the cool kid at school but one of the more interesting kids.
- Ray: 18+ to play 17. Any ethnicity. Attractive with an edge. Working class. Pure heart. Scrappy but a fighter. Not verbose or educated but has all the words he needs.
- Ami: 18-20's. Drug Addict. Stripper. Hates her boyfriend. Talks shit. Can't read a room. Has a big mouth. Can make a bad situation worse.