Ben Affleck’s “City On a Hill” NYC Casting Call for Skateboarders

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Showtime‘s new series by Ben Affleck and Matt Damon City on a Hill is now casting skateboarders in New York City.

Grant Wilfley Casting is now casting male actors, ages 18 to 22 years old, to play early 1990’s experienced skateboarding teens at a party on the Showtime series “City on a Hill”. Filming will shoot on April 1st in New York City with a fitting scheduled for the week of March 26th. Talents will be compensated $180/day/

About City on a Hill:

The new Showtime series City on a Hill is executive produced by Tom Fontana, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Jennifer Todd, James Mangold, Barry Levinson, and Michael Cuesta.

According to Deadline, the series is written by Chuck MacLean (Boston Strangler) and is based on an original idea by Ben Affleck. City on a Hill is set in the early 1990s Boston when “the city was rife with violent criminals emboldened by local law enforcement agencies in which corruption and racism was the norm, until it suddenly all changed.”

Showtime’s City on a Hill Casting Call


How to apply:

GWC is seeking SAG-AFTRA & NON-UNION 18-22 year old male actors to portray early 1990’s Experienced Skate boarding teens at a party on the Showtime series CITY ON A HILL.

Tentative Shoot Date: 4/1 in NYC.Exterior work. Might be a late night shoot
Fitting are being held 3/26 in Brooklyn.

Pays SAG Special Ability Rate , $180/8hrs

Please note:
-Everyone must have valid, unexpired, unrestricted US-issued ID
-Everyone should have early 90’s hair, nothing modern
-Everyone must be 18 or older to work in this scene

Please email [email protected] with:
-Full name
-Union Status
-Phone number
-Full availability 4/2
-availability for fitting 3/26
-all of your sizes: Men:Height, Weight, jacket, shirt size (S,M,L,XL), neck, sleeve, waist, inseam, and shoe sizes; Women: Height, Weight, shirt size (S,M,L,XL), bust, waist, hips, dress, and shoe.
-2-3 good quality selfies that clearly depict your current look and current hair length (no headshots please)
-if needed, would you be comfortable being clean shaven?
-Men, if needed, would you be comfortable receiving a hair cut?
-confirm no visible tattoos
-confirm ok with atmospheric smoke
-confirm you are a Tri-State area local
-confirm you are 18 or older
-what IDs can you provide for your I9? (please note if you have a visa or restricted ID of any kind)
-if asked, would you be comfortable smoking an herbal cigarette on camera
-give a brief description of your skateboarding experience
-do you have a skate board you could bring?

We will let you know if we are able to get you on.

Please write in the subject line of your email: “CN, High school Skate Boarder 4/2”

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

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