HBO TV Pilot ‘Emporia’ Open Casting Call

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HBO’s new TV pilot ‘Emporia’ is now casting actors outside of Chicago, Illinois.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming in Lockport, Illinois on Wednesday, October 16th. Details for the new HBO pilot “Emporia” have not been released.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  1. TRUCKER DUDE. Caucasian Male in his 30s. Do not need a truck.
  2. A couple of Drive Thru COFFEE SHOP WORKERS in their 20s. Male or Female. Any Ethnicity.
  3. One Coffee Shop Patron in 50s (male or female). Any Ethnincity.
  4. A few very casual GROCERY STORE SHOPPERS.
    One in 20s (male or female). One or 2 in 50s (female)
    Any Ethnicity.

How to apply:

Here is what we are casting for our first day on HBO’s new PILOT ‘Emporia’. There will not be many extras on this. We only need a few this day. Must have worked with us on the past to know your dependability and professionalism and never have been late.

This is supposed to look like KANSAS.

Great opportunity! Amazing Team!

CAPS is their payroll company.

Wednesday, 10-16:

May be adding a car driver with a Sedan Type Vehicle. $104 for up to 8 hours, plus overtime, plus $35 bump. Current color photo of yourself and a picture of your car. Please do not wash your car if booked.

TRUCKER DUDE. Caucasian Male in his 30s. Do not need a truck.

A couple of Drive Thru COFFEE SHOP WORKERS in their 20s. Male or Female. Any Ethnicity.

One Coffee Shop Patron in 50s (male or female). Any Ethnincity.

A few very casual GROCERY STORE SHOPPERS.
One in 20s (male or female). One or 2 in 50s (female)
Any Ethnicity.

This will probably be a 5:30 AM Call Time. Could go into overtime. Need to stay until wrap as usual.

Must be able to transport yourself to LOCKPORT, Illinois.

[email protected]

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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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