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FX's 'Gladiator' Casting Call for Football Players

Exciting opportunity for football players in FX's 'Gladiator' limited series in New York.

Are you a football player looking for a unique opportunity to showcase your talents on the small screen? FX's new limited series, "Gladiator," based on the life of Aaron Hernandez, is searching for male football players to fill various roles in this highly anticipated show.

The show aims to portray significant moments from both on and off the field, requiring individuals who can authentically depict the skills and movements of a professional football player. This is not just an acting job; it's a chance to participate in a project that blends the intense world of sports with dramatic storytelling.

Key Responsibilities:

  • On-Screen Performance: Participants will be required to engage in on-screen football scenes. This involves accurately portraying the physicality and skills of a professional football player.
  • Collaboration: Working closely with the director and fellow cast members is crucial. The goal is to bring unprecedented authenticity to the football scenes.
  • Commitment: Involvement in this project requires attendance at costume fittings, rehearsals, and all scheduled shoots.
  • Physical Fitness: Maintaining a high fitness level is essential, ensuring a realistic portrayal of a football player.
  • Professionalism: Following directions diligently and contributing to a safe and professional working environment is imperative.

Requirements:

  • Age: Candidates should be between the ages of 18 and 35.
  • Experience: Prior football experience is highly preferred, especially at the collegiate or professional level.
  • Comfort in Front of the Camera: While acting experience is not a prerequisite, being comfortable in front of the camera is necessary.
  • Availability: Candidates must be available for the filming dates and willing to work irregular hours.
  • Location: Being local to the NY/NJ area is ideal, although those willing to travel at their own expense are also welcome.
  • Health and Safety: Adherence to all COVID-19 safety protocols set by the production is mandatory.

Compensation:

  • The pay for these roles is competitive, reflecting the role and the individual's experience. Specific rates will be discussed upon successful casting.

This casting call offers a rare opportunity for football players to enter the entertainment industry. Whether you have a background in acting or are dancing in front of the camera for the first time, this could be your chance to be part of a project that promises to be both challenging and rewarding. If you meet the requirements and are excited about combining your athletic skills with the art of storytelling, FX's "Gladiator" could be the perfect platform for you.

 

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FX's 'Gladiator' Casting Call for Football Players

Job Description: We are currently seeking male football players to fill various roles in the upcoming limited series TV show titled "Gladiator," based on Aaron Hernandez's life. This project will require individuals to portray football players in a series depicting significant moments on and off the field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate in on-screen football scenes, accurately portraying the skills and movements of a professional football player.
  • Work closely with the director and other actors to bring authenticity to the football scenes.
  • Attend costume fittings, rehearsals, and all scheduled shoots.
  • Maintain a high level of physical fitness appropriate for the role.
  • Follow directions and contribute to a safe and professional working environment.

Requirements:

  • Must be between the ages of 18 and 35.
  • Prior football experience is highly preferred – collegiate or professional level is a plus.
  • Acting experience is not required, but you must be comfortable performing in front of cameras.
  • Must be available for the filming dates and willing to work irregular hours.
  • Must be local to the NY/NJ area or willing to travel to the location at your own expense.
  • Must adhere to all COVID-19 safety protocols as set by the production.

Compensation:

  • Pay is competitive and will be commensurate with the role and experience.
  • Specific rates will be discussed upon successful casting.

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