How to Get Cast on Netflix’s ‘Outer Banks’

Netflix’s ‘Outer Banks’ (TV Series) Cast, Casting Calls, Auditions, and News You Should Know

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Jonas Pate, Josh Pate, and Shannon Burke created Outer Banks, which is an action-adventure teen drama series created. The series aired on April 15, 2020, and in July 2020, the series was renewed for a second season.

About Outer Banks:

The Netflix series centers around a group of teens in the Outer Banks of North Carolina called “Pogues,” who live at “The Cut,” who are focused on what happened to the missing father of the group’s missing ring leader, John B. While searching for John B, they find a legendary treasure tied to John B’s dad.

While getting chased by the law and a wealthier group called the “Kooks” from Figure Eight, the Pogues overcome challenges including drugs, fighting, money, and how to keep the rich from stopping John B’s father’s goal he had been working on for two decades.

Outer Banks Cast:

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  • Chase Stokes as John B – John B is the leader of the Pogues
  • Madelyn Cline as Sarah Cameron – Sarah Cameron is John B’s love interest and is the princess of the Kooks
  • Madison Bailey as Kiara “Kie”- Kie is the daughter of a successful restaurant owner who hangs out with the Pogues but is technically a Kook since she comes from a wealthy family.
  • Jonathan Daviss as Pope – Pope is the smart one in the group of Pogues.
  • Rudy Pankow as JJ – JJ is John B’s loyal best friend.
  • Austin North as Topper – Topper is Sarah’s ex-boyfriend and Kook
  • Charles Esten as Ward Cameron – Cameron  is a wealthy business owner
  • Drew Starkey as Rafe Cameron – Rafe is Sarah’s older brother.

Do people like the show?

On Rotten Tomatoes, the Netflix series has an approval rating of 71% based on 21 reviews, with an average rating of 6.72/10. The website reports, “Outer Banks over-the-top melodrama is balanced out by a strong sense of adventure that’s bound to hook those looking to capture that summer feeling.”

Outer Banks Casting Director – How to audition for a speaking role?

Carrie Audino, Craig Fincannon, Lisa Mae Fincannon, and Luara Schiff are the casting directors behind Outer Banks.

Carrie Audino and Laura Schiff are known for their work on Mad Men, Parenthood, and Bosch. Meanwhile, the Fincannons are known for their work on RED, Looper, and Green Lantern.

The TV show is big; casting directors are mostly contacting actors to work on the film through talent agencies. If you are interested in a speaking role in the upcoming movie, contact your talent agent for an audition. If you do not have an agent, check out our guide to landing an acting agent here.

Outer Banks Extras Casting Call

Netflix’s new series “Outer Banks” is now casting in Charleston, South Carolina.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on a new Netflix series filming in Charleston, South Carolina. The new series called “OBX” is is a “coming of age story about four best friends in high school during the summer following a devastating hurricane.” Filming starts on May 1st in Charleston and will last until Labor Day.

Casting directors are looking for teen and young adult actors to work as background actors in the show. That said, all ages are encouraged to apply. Extras will be paid $80 for 8 hours of work, with time and a half for every extra hour.

All submissions should be sent to [email protected] with “General Submission” as the subject line. 

Make sure to include the following in your submission:

  • Two recent pictures: Head-shot and body-shot may be taken with a phone
  • Name
  • Phone number
  • Age
  • Location: City and state
  • Height
  • Weight
  • Shirt size
  • Jacket size (if applicable)
  • Pant size: (width and length, if applicable)
  • Dress size (if applicable)
  • Shoe size
  • Color, make, model, year of vehicle: May also include a photo.
  • List of any tattoos or piercings

Outer Banks News:

Outer Banks Season 2 rumored to have wrapped filming.

According to reports, Production Weekly shared production on Outer Banks season 2 has finished filming. Filming was scheduled to end in December 2020. In fact, Outer Banks star Chase Stokes shared a message with fans, which every figured was a message hinting the end of Season 2. The Outer Banks Twitter account responded with a slate emoji.

If the rumors about production on Outer Banks season 2 ending are true, it is very good news for fans of the series. How soon before new episodes appear on Netflix is up for debate. Usually, we have to wait between four to eight months for new seasons of Netflix shows after they wrap production. It could be even longer due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation.

The first season of Outer Banks started filming in May 2019, and the season was added to Netflix in April 2020. Production on Outer Banks Season 2 started at the end of August 2021, so looking at July 2021 could be the most realistic release date.

Netflix’s audience watched Outer Banks more than any show on the streaming platform.

Outer Banks is ranked as one of the most-watched shows on Netflix. According to reports, the top 10 Netflix original TV shows in 2020 based on the number of times they appeared on Netflix’s daily top 10 lists from February to December include the following:

  1. The Queen’s Gambit
  2. Tiger King
  3. Ozark
  4. Outer Banks
  5. The Umbrella Academy
  6. Unsolved Mysteries
  7. Cobra Kai
  8. Love Is Blind
  9. The Haunting of Bly Manor
  10. Ratched

Ultimately, Outer Banks is arguably one of the main shows that keep viewers coming to Netflix as people wait for new episodes of Stranger Things and The Witcher to return to Netflix’s library.

Outer Banks actress Madelyn Cline reveals past struggles with an eating disorder and over-excising.

In a recent Women’s Health interview, Outer Banks’ Madelyn Cline revealed her experience with eating disorders.

“I think I was around 16 when I started working out a lot,” she told the outlet. “I would wake up every morning at 5 a.m. and I would work out for 30 minutes. It was super rigorous cardio every day.”

Her exercise routine led to cutting calories with the actress only eating six almonds for breakfast.

“It turned into not feeding myself protein and not feeding my body what it needed when I was working out so much,” the 22-year-old continued. “I worked out multiple times during the day. All I knew was I wasn’t achieving a particular body image, and so I was angry. I was harming myself and starving myself in the process of trying to achieve that.”

Eventually, her mother notices and her mother’s advice and support were helpful in her recovery.

“My mom was a wonderful help in that. She would stand there in the mirror with me and we would list out things that I liked about my body,” she explained. “After that repetition those things became solidified in my mind. I like my curves, I like my hips, and after a while, I started to love my body. I became so much happier.”

Netflix renews the hit young adult series “Outer Banks” for a second season.

(Update: July 24, 2020) The series, which is created by Jonas Pate, Josh Pate, and Shannon Burke. “Outer Banks” stars Chase Stokes, Madelyn Cline, Madison Bailey, Jonathan Daviss, Rudy Pankow, Austin North, Drew Starkey, Deion Smith, and Charles Esten. 

The cast will return for another season, which premiered on April 15th on Netflix.

The TV series centers around A teen who gets his three best friends to hunt for a legendary treasure linked to his father’s disappearance. In Season 1, the close-knit of friends discover a sunken boat, which leads them on a treasure hunt for $400 million in gold.

Filming for Season 1 of ‘Outer Banks’ took place in Charleston, South Carolina April 2019.

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