'Underground' Season 2 Casting Call for House Slaves

WGN’s Savannah, Georgia.

WGN's Underground season 2 is casting new talent to play featured roles in an episode filming this Monday, Tuesday, and Friday in Savannah, Georgia. Casting directors are casting the following roles:
  • *2 Enslaved House-girls (African American, ages 18 or older)
  • *2 Enslaved Men (African American, ages 18 or older)

About Underground:

‘Underground’ follows a group of slaves who plan a daring escape from a Georgia plantation to cross 600 miles to freedom, aided along the way by a secret abolitionist couple running a station on the Underground Railroad, as they evade those tasked with bringing them back, dead or alive.

To audition for a role on Underground season 2, check out the casting call details below.

Underground Season 2 Casting Call

UNDERGROUND, SEASON TWO: We will need a few NEW FACES for this coming week. We need the following background to be new faces to this show and available to work with us this Monday, Tuesday, and Friday. We'll need to do wardrobe fittings with you this afternoon or evening: *2 Enslaved House-girls (African American, ages 18 or older) *2 Enslaved Men (African American, ages 18 or older) If you fit the above description, please let us know asap: Pay rate: $68/8 (plus a $25.00 bump for your fitting). Background actors need to be local to Savannah GA, or can work as a local (meaning you have local friends/family that you can stay with) as production will not pay for travel. To apply please follow these steps A.S.A.P. #1.) Please create a profile at, using the activation code: railroad. If you already have a profile, simply add the new code to be registered for this show: add the code, "railroad", then click "add project", then click "save info" (code = railroad). BE SURE TO UPLOAD A PHOTO! We can only book you if we can see what you look like (photo does not need to be professional, just current. A current cell phone photo is fine). #2.) Email us at: [email protected] with the heading of the role in which you are applying: ex: "House Girl", or "Enslaved Man".

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

Do you think you are perfect for this role? Leave us a comment below and tell casting directors why you should be selected!