Chicago Casting: ‘Electric Dreams’ Casting Call for Featured Roles

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New TV series Electric Dreams is now casting featured roles in Chicago, Illinois.

Electric Dreams is now casting featured roles in Chicago, Illinois. Casting directors are looking for dogs, extras to play prostitutes and other featured roles. Filming will take place in mid-April Chicago.

About Electric Dreams:

Amazon has picked up Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams (fka Electric Dreams: The World of Philip K. Dick), a 10-epiosde sci-fi anthology series from Ronald D. Moore, Michael Dinner, Bryan Cranston and Sony Pictures TV. The show, based on short stories by the award-winning novelist.

Each episode of Electric Dreams will be a stand-alone based on Dick’s shorts stories as adapted by a writers room made up of British and American writers. Joining Moore (Battlestar Galactica, Outlander) and Dinner (Justified) as writers are Tony Grisoni (Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas), Jack Thorne (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), Matthew Graham (Doctor Who), David Farr (The Night Manager), Dee Rees (Bessie) and Travis Beacham (Pacific Rim).

To audition for a role in Electric Dreams, check out the casting call breakdown below.

Electric Dreams Casting Call

CASTING CALL!
PROJECT: ELECTRIC DREAMS
SHOOT LOCATION: CHICAGO
NON-UNION EXTRA ROLES:

1) MALE WITH A DOG:
DESCRIPTION: Male, Any Ethnicity, Age Range: 25-65. We are looking for someone that owns a large dog that is able to work with you in the scene. Your dog must be well behaved and up to date on their shots. Please attach photos of you and your dog in your submission and confirm your dog is up to date on their shots.
SHOOT DATE: Wed., 4/19
RATE: $84/8 + $35 Dog Bump

2) MR. SIMONIAN
DESCRIPTION: Male, Polynesian/Filipino, Age Range: 35-45. This scene will be a fun featured scene! Please submit photos of you in “fatherly” wardrobe i.e. slacks, khakis, button down, polo, sweater, etc.
SHOOT DATE: Wed., 4/19
RATE: $84/8

3) PROSTITUTES:
DESCRIPTION: Female, Any Ethnicity, Age Range: 21-35. We are looking for females that are comfortable being portrayed as this role on screen and comfortable being scantily clad. You will be working in a police station scene.
SHOOT DATE: Tues., 5/2
RATE: $150/8

To submit, please email [email protected] with the following:
1) Please put the role you are submitting for as the subject line i.e. “MAN W/DOG” “PROSTITUTES” “MR. SIMONIAN”
2) Please list your first and last name, telephone number, height, weight, age, and clothing measurements.
3) Please submit a close up and full body shot in JPEG format. If you are submitting with your dog, please attach photos of your dog and confirm they are up to date on their shots. If you are submitting as the prostitute, please submit photos in a bathing suit, tank top, or athletic shorts to show your figure.
4) Please confirm you are available for the specific dates given in the post.

We will let you know if you are in consideration.

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