ABC ‘American Crime’ Casting Call for a Mosque Congregation in Austin, Texas

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ABC ‘American Crime’ Casting Call for extras to work on a scene filming in Austin, Texas.

On Location Casting is currently seeking new talent to work on an ABC network’s ‘American Crime‘ filming in Austin, Texas.

American Crime centers on a racially charged murder the subsequent trial, which are examined through the personal lives of the people involved in the crime. The case gets bigger and bigger, becoming a point of conversation in America’s views on race, class and gender politics. The series is written and executive produced by Oscar Winning Screenplay writer John Ridley.

ABC Casting director’s are currently seeking extras to work on a scene filming on Tuesday, August 26th and attend a fitting on Thursday, August 21st in Austin, Texas. Casting directors are looking for extras to play clergymen and a mosque congregation.

For more details check out the casting call below:

ABC ‘American Crime’ Casting Call

AUSTIN, TX Casting Notice – ABC series ‘American Crime’ for work on TUESDAY 8/26/14 and for a WARDOBE FITTING on THURSDAY 8/21/14 (tomorrow!). 

Some of you MAY be selected to also work on Wednesday 8/27/14, so please let us know if you are also available on that date!

–NEW FACES who have not yet worked on this project!!

*MUST HAVE PROOF of TEXAS RESIDENCY such as TXDL, TXID, TEXAS COLLEGE ID, OR TX Voters registration card. Parent can show proof of residency for anyone under 18 years old.

Pay rate for EXTRAS is $58.00 for 8 hours ($7.25/hour with an 8 hour guarantee). Overtime will be paid after 8 hours. Fittings are paid at 1/4 check rate ($14.50) You will receive a check in the mail 7-10 business days AFTER you work.

We do NOT yet have Call Times so you should have FULL and flexible availability to work ALL day. ALL day is 12 hours +.

Location is in the AUSTIN, TX area.

*EXTRAS*
MOSQUE CONGREGATION: male and female, African American, age range 18-80 (with only a few spaces available for 14-17 year olds WITH a parent!), conservative, clean-cut. This will be a Nation of Islam type congregation.

CLERGYMEN: male, African American, age range 27-65, clean-cut, conservative. This will be a Nation of Islam type congregation and would love to have a couple guys who are familiar with NAtion of Islam practices.

Fitting times available for Thursday 8/21/14 are between: 10:aam – 12:30pm and 2:00pm – 3:00pm

To submit for work – Please EMAIL US ASAP to: [email protected] with subject line MOSQUE AVAILABLE/FITTING You MUST include your first and last name & contact number. Please also include what times work best for your fitting. MUST also have a recently updated (within the past 6 months) talent profile in the OLC database! Your photo MUST be good quality, facing forward, NO sunglasses and you must be the only person in your picture!!

**PLEASE DO NOT send more than one email!

PLEASE DO NOT email if you don’t fit these casting requirements or are not available on the listed work date!! Thanks!

If you have friends or family that fit this decscription but do not have a profile with us, please have them go to www.onlocationcasting.netand complete a Talent Application before sending email that you are available. It is FREE to register and you do not have to have a paid ‘active’ account in order to be booked for work.

Do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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