Production for CBS pilot 'Red Zone' is ramping up and producers are casting actors to work on the project.
CBS Pilot from the producer of 'Revenge', Nikki Toscano is scheduled to start filming this April in Wilmington, North Carolina.
According to WTOC
, The Executive Vice President of EUE/Screen Gems Studio, Bill Vasser announced last Monday night that the production will film in Wilmington. Toscano is expected to write and executive produce the pilot. The series centers on a retired CIA operative who, after a terrorist attack rocks Washington D.C., is pulled back into action and forced to investigate closer to home where the next generation of terrorists are made.
Scenes are scheduled to film in North Carolina and Washington D.C. The pilot will be co-produced by Universal Television and CBS Television Studios. Executive Producer of "Bates Motel", Kerry Ehrin has been picked up to be a consultant on the project.
Marty Siu Casting will be the extras casting director for the project and she posted a casting call for background actors to work on the series. See the casting call details below:
Good morning. This is a heads up. There will be PLENTY of extra spots for men, women, and children in The Red Zone.
Please ONLY submit your photo when I ask for your specific look. If you do not fit the part I'm currently accepting submissions for, please just wait until you see your accurate description before you send an email. Thank you.
CURRENTLY, I'm accepting submissions for MIDDLE EASTERN MEN, WOMEN, & FAMILIES. The Red Zone is a tv pilot, filming in the Wilmington, N.C. area.
The payrate for extras is $68/8 (thats $8.50 an hour, with time and a half after 8 hours). You must be available to work approximately 12 hours a day, and we start filming in March.
To be considered, please email your photo & clothing sizes to: [email protected]
with the heading, "Middle Eastern Extra".