‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’ Casting Call for Carnies and Parents in New Orleans

Project Casting

American Horror Story: Freak Show Casting Call for a side show scene filming in New Orleans, Louisiana.

American Horror Story: Freak Show is looking for actors, models and talent in New Orleans.

American Horror Story: Freak Show‘ will be centered around one of the few remaining freak shows at the time, as its members do anything to keep the business alive. The season will focus on the conflict between the freaks and the “evil forces” who do not understand them. The season will also feature a “clown killer” and a “bearded lady.”

Batherson Casting is currently seeking men and women to play parents and carnies for a side show scene set in the 1940s and 1950’s. Filming will take place on Tuesday, September 9th in New Orleans, Louisiana.

To audition check out the casting call breakdown below:

American Horror Story: Freak Show Casting Call

'American Horror Story: Freak Show' Casting Call
FX Networks

Batherson Casting – Filming in New Orleans
Show Name: American Horror Story: Freak Show 
We are casting men (18 and up) to play “Parents and Carnies” for a Side Show scene that takes place in the 1940’s & 1950’s.
This scene is currently scheduled to film on Tuesday September 9, 2014 in New Orleans, LA. (Dates are subject to change)

These roles will require a costume fitting. Fittings will be held Friday September 5, 2014 at our Production Office in New Orleans, LA.

Wardrobe sizes are limited. The smaller the better.
Women – Dress Size 0-6
Men – Waist 30-34 / Jacket 38-44

Hair Requirements:
WOMEN:
Your hair can be longer, but you cannot have any ‘obvious’ highlights or crazy colors in your hair.
MEN:
You should be willing to cut your hair if necessary. No crazy cuts on men, or colors that’s anything but natural looking. Shorter hair is better – they will cut it.

Also they would like everyone we cast as extras to be okay with smoking “movie” herbal cigarettes. These are not real cigarettes.
Filming Rate: $101.50/12
Fitting Rate: $14.55/2
Hair cut bump: $15 if hair needs to be cut or trimmed

In order to be considered you must have a profile at: www.bathersoncasting.com – If not please create one.
We need RECENT photos uploaded onto your profile.
We cannot cast anyone without a photo.

If you have NOT worked on the show already and are 100% interested and available for the film date and can attend the costume fitting date, please respond to [email protected] 
Subject Line: Parents and Carnies
with the following:

  • NAME:
  • PHONE NUMBER:
  • AGE:

Please only respond if you have NOT worked on the show already!