‘Electric Dreams’ Chicago Casting Call for Wives and Kids

Project Casting

Casting directors are looking for actors, models, and talent to play wives, kids and other featured roles. Filming will shoot on Thursday, June 25th. Talents must attend a June 8th in Chicago, Illinois.

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.

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

Electric Dreams Casting Call

CASTING CALL!
PROJECT: ELECTRIC DREAMS – EP. SAFE & SOUND
ROLE: NON-UNION FEATURED EXTRAS
SHOOT DATE: THURS., 6/25
FITTING DATE: THURS., 6/8
RATE: $150/8 + $25/2
LOCATION: CHICAGO

*YOU MUST FILL OUT THE MASTER SURVEY THAT IS PINNED TO THE TOP OF OUR FACEBOOK PAGE! IF DATES ARE NOT LISTED, YOU MAY MANUALLY PUT THEM IN THE “OTHER” SECTION.

IMPORTANT NOTE – We will reach out to you separately regarding wardrobe fittings. Please only submit if you are a size 42 Jacket, 38 waist or smaller for Males, and smaller than size 12 for Females. Due to costume inventory, we can only fit these sizes and smaller!
LOOKING FOR PEOPLE WHO CAN PLAY THE FOLLOWING:

WIFE:
Female, Any Ethnicity, Age Range: 35-45, Attractive.
We are looking for someone to play one of the actor’s wife in a scene. This is a non-speaking featured extra role – you MUST have a professional acting resume and/or acting classes/training. Please attach an acting resume in your submission.

KID:
Boy/Girl, Any Ethnicity, Age Range: 6-8. If selected, your child will play the actor’s kid in the scene, so acting experience is a plus! You MUST have a current IL work permit through 4 Star Casting or a local talent agency. You MUST attach a photo of your child’s work permit.

If interested and available, please send an email to [email protected] with the following:
1) Please put in the role(s) you are submitting for in the subject line i.e. WIFE or KID
2) In the submission email include: name, age range, height, weight, city and zip, phone and email
3) Attach close-up candid photo AND a full body in JPEG format. Make sure the photo is taken in decent lighting (no selfies), no sunglasses against a neutral background.
No glamour shots! We just want to see real looking/good character people.
*NOTE: Rename the title of your photos with your Full Name. You should do this with all your submission photos.
The director is being very specific that he wants to see photos of your current look, i.e. if you have photos with multiple different hairstyles, only send the photos that reflect your current hairstyle.
5) Attach a professional headshot and professional acting resume
6) Do you have any tattoos? If so, please give a brief description including size and location.
7) Please confirm your mode of transportation – there are potentially locations outside of the city, and you must have your own transportation.
you have open availability during the filming dates.
8) If you have worked on Electric Dreams previously, please let us know in what role.
9) Complete the master survey pinned to the top of the Facebook page.

You must be registered with us at www.4starcasting.com
to be considered.

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