Ben Affleck’s ‘Live By Night’ Open Casting Call in Boston

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‘Live By Night’ starring Ben Affleck is looking for extras in Boston, Massachusetts.

Ben Affleck is now looking for background actors to work on his new movie Live By Night while it films in Boston, Massachusetts. CP Casting posted an open casting call on Facebook looking for background extras to work on a scenes. Live By Night takes place in Boston in 1927.

According to the casting call, casting directors are paying attention to details to make the movie historically authentic. “Background extras chosen will look as though they could fit into the setting of this film.” In addition, all extras will need to be fitted for period costumes.


Ben Affleck, will be playing Joe Coughlin, the youngest son of a respectable Boston police captain who grows up to become an employee of the city’s most fearsome (and successful) mobsters during Prohibition-era America.

To audition for a role on Ben Affleck’s Live By Night, check out the casting call details below:

Live By Night Casting Call

C.P. Casting is seeking people interested in working as 
in the feature film “Live By Night”

Live By Night is a period dramatic film with adult content directed by and starring Ben Affleck.

The story takes place in Boston in 1927. Great attention will be paid to depict the historical authenticity of this time.  Background extras chosen will look as though they could fit into the setting of this film.  All Extras will need to be fitted for period costumes.
The Massachusetts portion of the shoot is scheduled for November 12 to 25 in Lawrence,
North Andover, and the Boston area.  We are looking for people interested in working for

1, 2, or 3 days during that time.

Looking for (but not only looking for):
Big Italian types
Irish henchmen types
Women factory worker types
Orphan children types (6-12 yrs old)
Men & women who can fit into small size period costumes
Men who are clean shaven
Horseback riders
Violin, viola, cello players

Cigarette smokers

Appropriate? Interested? Available? 
Submit your information, including recent photos of yourself, at the website below.
Be sure you have your RECENT PHOTOS ready to UPLOAD before filling out the form!

COMPLETE, DETAILED submissions are much preferred to FAST submissions.

This is the best way to submit your information to be considered for extra work.

If you absolutely can not fill out the online form; You may mail your info. and recent photo to:

C.P. Casting, Inc.
537 Tremont St.
Boston, MA  02116

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

Do you think you are perfect for this role? Leave us a comment below and tell casting directors why you should be selected!