How to Get Cast Netflix’s “The Good Nurse” Starring Jessica Chastain

Jessica Chastain
US actress Jessica Chastain arrives for the screening of 'Moonrise Kingdom' and the opening ceremony of the 65th Cannes film festival on May 16, 2012 in Cannes, France Editorial credit: PAN Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com

The Good Nurse (Film) cast, casting calls, auditions, and news you should know.

Jessica Chastain and Eddie Redmayne are teaming up for a new Netflix movie. The Good Nurse is an upcoming serial killer thriller with Chastain and Redmayne are attached to star in Tobias Lindholm’s directorial debut The Good Nurse. The movie is based on the true story of Charlie Cullen, a nurse regarded as one of the most prolific serial killers in history.

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Deadline reports Netflix closed on a $25 million deal to buy the world rights to The Good Nurse, a thriller starring Jessica Chastain and Eddie Redmayne. The movie, which is based on the book by Charles Graeber and written by 1917 screenwriter Krysty Wilson-Cairns.

Darren Aronofsky’s Protozoa production company is producing The Good Nurse with Film Nation, which is handling sales with CAA. This is just the latest of many high-profile acquisitions featuring an A-list cast.

What is the plot of The Good Nurse?

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The Good Nurse centers around the true story of the pursuit and capture of Charlie Cullen, of the deadliest serial killers in history, who was found to have murdered up to 400 patient during the course of 16-year career as a nurse, earning him the title “The Angel of Death”.

Redmayne will play Cullen, who was caught by two former Newark homicide detectives who would not give up on the case and helped by a nurse who worked alongside Cullen and risked her job and family’s safety to stop him. Chastain will play the nurse who helped end the killing spree.

The Good Nurse Casting Calls

The Good Nurse Extras Casting Call

If you’d like to be considered for the Netflix Film “The Good Nurse”. All background roles are PAID.

This will be filming in Stamford, CT.

WHAT CAN I EXPECT AS AN EXTRA?

  • – You should ALWAYS expect a full 12+ hour day. Some days are significantly shorter than others..and some are longer. NOBODY from this office will EVER tell you that it will only take a few hours. We may give you an idea of timeframe, if we have it, but things always change.
  • – You may be asked to do a variety of different things in the scene such as walking, crossing camera, sitting down with a friend, engaging in pretend conversation, doing a specific task or activity. It’s all up to production and they will give you instructions on the day based on the scene.
  • – Snacks, water, and coffee are always available throughout the day and you will get a hot meal half-way through the day if you’re there for the entire day (full 12 hrs).
  • -You will fill out paperwork for payment on set. Usually you’ll receive a check in the mail anywhere between 2-4 weeks from your shoot date.

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