Netflix's 'Tales of the City' Series Regular Speaking Role Casting Call

Netflix's 'Tales of the City' is now casting a series regular speaking role.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on the new Netflix series ‘Tales of the City’ starring Laura Linney, Olympia Dukakis and Ellen Page.

Netflix producers are seeking the following types:

  • Jake Rodriguez - 20’s to 30’s, Latino, trans male
  • Recently transitioned (within the last two years), while comfortable in his own skin, he is still learning how to navigate his old relations in his new identity. SERIES REGULAR. NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY.

How to apply:

If interested in being considered please email the following information to: [email protected]

  • Name
  • Height
  • Current Location
  • Picture
  • Contact Information
  • Filming shoots on July to November 2018 in New York City.

About ‘Tales of the City’:

  Ellen Page Netflix Actress Ellen Page attends the 'Freeheld' premiere during the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival at Roy Thomson Hall on September 13, 2015 in Toronto, Canada. (BAKOUNINE /

Armistead Maupin is the author of eleven novels, including the nine-volume Tales of the City, which led to three Tales of the City limited series starring Laura Linney and Olympia Dukakis. Alan Poul served as producer of the first three adaptations (Tales of the City, More Tales of the City, Further Tales of the City) which earned a Peabody Award and multiple Emmy Award nominations.

Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City is a 10-part Netflix original limited series, expected to start production later this year and debut in 2019. Academy Award nominee and Emmy-, SAG- and Golden Globe-Award winning actress Laura Linney and Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Olympia Dukakis will reprise their roles as Mary Ann Singleton and Anna Madrigal. Barbara Garrick also to return. Additional cast to be announced.

"I couldn't be more excited about this new brand-new incarnation of Tales. It's set in present-day San Francisco with all the joys and complications that might suggest for the residents of 28 Barbary Lane,’ said Maupin. “Mrs. Madrigal's tenants, both old and new, will be entangled in delicious new adventures and ever-expanding possibilities for love."

“The magical, vivid world that Armistead Maupin built in Tales of the City is one that offered so many— particularly the LGBTQ+ community— a home for the first time. For many, Tales was the first time they saw themselves on screen,” said writer and showrunner Lauren Morelli. “I am humbled to now find my own home within Tales and to continue telling Armistead’s stories.”

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If you are not local and/or do not fit the description, do not apply