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'Underground' Season 2 is Now Hiring Stand-ins

WGN’s ‘Underground‘ Season 2 casting call for stand-ins in Savannah, Georgia.

Marty Siu Casting is now hiring stand-ins for the actors Aldis Hodge and Jurnee Smollett-Bell. Casting directors are looking for actors that have the same height and measurements as the actors. Filming will take place in Savannah, Georgia starting August 29th through December 1st.

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 STAND-IN for Aldis Hodge. If you are the same height (Aldis is 6'1), skin tone, and similar look, are local to Savannah GA (or able to work as a local) and can join us pretty full time from Aug 29 - Dec 1st, please apply right away. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0388038/?ref_=tt_cl_t2 The Director of Photography will do a camera test on Wednesday of next week, with 3 or 4 applicant's and he'll select the one that is a best match on camera for Aldis skin tone/height.
Pay rate for Standins: $125/10 ($125.00 for up to 10 hours; time and a half after 10). An average work day for standins is 12 hours per day, sometimes longer, so please only apply if you are fully available to this series. To apply: #1.) Please create a profile at www.makescenes.com, using the activation code: railroad. If you already have a makescenes.com 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, "Aldis Hodge Standin". Thank you.

Jurnee Smollett- Bell Stand-in

UNDERGROUND Season 2: We need a STAND-IN for Jurnee Smollett- Bell. If you are the same height (Jurnee is 5'6), skin tone, and similar look, are local to Savannah GA (or able to work as a local) and can join us pretty full time from Aug 29 - Dec 1st, please apply right away. The Director of Photography will do a camera test on Wednesday of next week, with 3 or 4 applicant's and he'll select the one that is a best match on camera for Jurnee's skin tone/height. Pay rate for Standins: $125/10 ($125.00 for up to 10 hours; time and a half after 10). An average work day for standins is 12 hours per day, sometimes longer, so please only apply if you are fully available to this series.
To apply: #1.) Please create a profile at www.makescenes.com, using the activation code: railroad. If you already have a makescenes.com 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, "Jurnee Standin". http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0810619/?ref_=ttfc_fc_cl_t1 Thank you.

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

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