‘The Righteous Gemstones Season 2 Open Casting Call | HBO Casting Calls

HBO’sThe Righteous Gemstones‘ season 2 is now casting in Charleston, South Carolina.

HBO’s ‘The Righteous Gemstones’ Season 2 is now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on the new season of the hit TV series. HBO ‘Righteous Gemstones’ casting directors are seeking actors of all ages, races, and types for filming. Shooting for the series will take place in Charleston, South Carolina.

About ‘Righteous Gemstones’:

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LOS ANGELES – JUL 25: Danny McBride, Edi Patterson, Adam DeVine at the “The Righteous Gemstones” Premiere Screening at the Paramount Theater on July 25, 2019 in Los Angeles, CA (Editorial credit: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com)

HBO’s ‘The Righteous Gemstones’ is a comedy TV series created by Danny McBride. The show premiered on August 18, 2019 on HBO and follows a famous dysfunctional family of televangelists. The show features McBride, John Goodman, Edi Patterson, Adam DeVine, Cassidy Freeman, Tony Cavalero, Tim Baltz, Skyler Gisondo, and Walton Goggins. In September 2019, HBO renewed the series for a second season.

HBO describes the show as follows: “This comedy series tells the story of a world-famous televangelist family with a long tradition of deviance, greed and charitable work. McBride will star as main character Jesse Gemstone, who sees himself as a maverick in the ministry game, taking what his father, Eli Gemstone, has built and expanded it for a more modern audience.”

How to audition for a speaking role:

According to IMDB, Sharon Bialy is the casting director behind ‘The Righteous Gemstones’. The series, Sharon Bialy is known for her work on Rudy (1993), The Handmaid’s Tale (2017) and Barry (2018).

  • For a TV show, this big, casting directors are contacting talent through talent agencies. If you are interested in a speaking role in the upcoming new season, contact your talent agent for an audition. If you do not have an agent, check out our guide to landing an acting agent here.

How to audition for a background acting role?

‘The Righteous Gemstones’ Season 2 Extras Casting Call

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Casting Call for Police Officers

HBO’s The Righteous Gemstones (Charleston, SC) FRIDAY 3/13 CAUCASIAN POLICE OFFICER NEEDED for 1960’s scene….We had an officer cancel after a uniform was ordered in his sizes.
If you are a current or former Law enforcement officer or Military Male…with short neat hair cut and clean shaven and fit the sizes below (or close to it)..let us know ASAP.
Jacket 44 -44L, Shirt(L) 16X34, Pants 38 x30, Shoe 10.5, Hat -7 1/8
REMINDER 3/13 NIGHT FILMING. Could be needed in the afternoon and filming very late -into AM hours.
Please include law enforcement/Military experience in submission. SEND TO [email protected] with heading 3/13 POLICE.

Civil Rights Casting Call

HBO’s The Righteous Gemstones (Charleston) $150. PAY RATE FOR THIS REQUEST -Seeking AFRICAN MALES Ages 18 & Older for filming FRIDAY 3/13. 1960’s Period Scene. Night Filming. NEW PAY RATE $150.

1968 Civil Rights Protest Scene. Male MUST be willing to have hair adjusted and facial hair adjusted to accurately reflect the time period. This means shorter hair and most completely clean shaven.
Must be able to fit the period wardrobe sizes available.
Up to 44 Jacket and up to 36 waist. WE MAY BE ABLE TO BOOK SEVERAL larger than these sizes if they can provided some of their wardrobe pieces that may match a general description given from wardrobe.
FITTINGS will be taking place Mon, 3/9, Tues. 3/10, Wed. 3/11. We hope to have as many attend a wardrobe as possible. THERE IS A FITTING PAY BUMP to be added.

ALL NIGHT FILMING. Must be able to arrive when needed -even if that is an afternoon hour and stay as long/late as needed to complete the scenes. Even if that is past midnight and into am hours.

SUBMISSIONS should be sent to [email protected] with heading 3/13 AFRICAN AMERICAN MALE REQUEST.
If not already on file for this season, please include 2 CURRENT Photos (close up and full length) Name, Phone, Age, City/State you reside, Height/Weight, Clothing Sizes (Jacket, Neck/Sleeve, Waist/inseam, Shoe), Description of visible tattoos and piercings.

SHOULD BE LOCAL TO CHARLESTON AREA OR WITHIN A SHORT DRIVING DISTANCE. No travel expenses are paid.

African American Actresses Casting Call

The Righteous Gemstones (Charleston, SC) Seeking for FRI. 3/13 (Night Filming) 15 AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALES (should NOT be anyone that films regularly as Gemstones Workers or any position that works a lot thru out the Season or has been featured last Season. Ages 18 -50.


MUST be able to attend a wardrobe fitting on MON. 3/9, TUES. 3/10 or WED. 3/11 (between 8 am – 7 pm).


MUST have hair that can be easily styles in 1960’s era style..

These Females MUST be of Slender/Average build and average heigh and shoe size. No larger than Size 10 for this scene due to limited period wardrobe sizes available.

Must be 100% available Fri. 3/13. This means able to arrive at any time needed (which could be afternoon or evening) and able to film as late as needed (even if that is 4 am or so Saturday morning).

SUBMISSIONS should be sent to [email protected] with heading 3/13 AFRICAN AMERICAN FEMALE Request.

If you have not already submitted CURRENT photos and ALL information required, please include the following:
2 Current Photos (close up and full length) Name, Phone, Age, City/State you reside, Height/Weight, Jacket Size, Neck/Sleeve, Waist/Inseam, Shoe, Description of visible tattoos and piercings.

REMINDER -Do not submit for this request if you typically work smaller scenes on Gemstones. Larger Church crowd is fine to submit.

1960s Scene Casting Call

The Righteous Gemstones (Charleston,SC) Last Call for AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES Ages 18 -80 available for filming on FRIDAY 3/13 Night Filming scene. Pay Rate $125.

This means you must be able to arrive in afternoon (if needed) due to wardrobe, hair and make up requirements as this 1960’s scene. Must be wiling to stay as long/late as needed-even if that is 4 -5 am or so Saturday morning.

Many will need to attend a wardrobe fitting prior to filming date.
Males must be willing to have their hair and facial hair adjusted to reflect the time period. Basically Short Hair, Clean Shaven..a few may possibly have a very thin mustache.
SEE PHOTOS ATTACHED FOR EXAMPLES OF HAIR AND FACIAL HAIR FOR THE PERIOD.

If you have already submitted for this request, you do NOT need to resubmit. We will begin sending out avail check messages to those already on file later this evening and tomorrow.

If you have yet to submit, Please include 2 Current Photos (Close up & Full Length) Name, Phone, Age, City/State you reside, Height/Weight, Jacket Size, Neck/Sleeve, Casual Shirt Size, Waist/Inseam, Shoe Size, Description of any visible tattoos and piercings. Please include if you ARE or ARE NOT willing to have your hair and facial adjusted for this scene.
SUBMISSIONS SHOULD BE SENT [email protected] with heading 3/13 African American Male Request.

Extras Casting Call

SEASON 2 filming for the HBO Series “The RIGHTE0US GEMSTONES” in Charleston, SC is just weeks away from beginning.
In addition to the Show’s MANY General Extras Casting needs (All ages, all types, all races), Casting is seeking some very specific request:

** 25 MUSCULAR MALES -Competitive Body Builders types, Power Lifters, Males with very large muscles. Ages 20’s -30’s. These males will be needed for numerous days of filming thru out the season.

** Mid 50’s -Mid 60’s PERIOD VEHICLES. Should be running and in decent shape. Do not need to be show cars. Especially in need of several 4 Door Family Type cars.
Please include current photo if vehicle in submission.

** LITTLE PEOPLE” Seeking 2 Males.

** 90 AFRICAN AMERICAN Males for a 1960’s Scene.

Must have or be willing to have hair and facial hair adjusted to correctly reflect 60’s era. Film Date FRIDAY 3/13.

** VERY TALL/LARGE MALE -Experienced WRESTLER preferred. Must have or be willing to have hair and facial hair reflective of 1960’s era.

** IDENTICAL TWIN BABIES -Ages 5 -12 months of age.

** GROUP MEETING MALES -Seeking Interesting Character Type Faces…everything from Down on Luck Pathetic types to Dangerous looking types. Most should be middle age.


SUBMISSIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO [email protected] with heading being Age, Ethnicity, Gender, City/State you reside. If submitting for a specific request, please include such in your heading.
EXAMPLE -MUSCULAR MALE,28, Asian Male,Chas., SC.


INCLUDED IN SUBMISSION should be:
2 Current Photos (close up & full length) which can be taken with a cell phone.
Name, Phone, Age, City/State you reside, Height/Weight, Clothing Sizes, Description of visible Tattoos and Piercing. Please include if you have or do not have an artist release for tattoos, Color/Make/Model/Year Vehicle you drive.

Firefighters Casting Call

HBO’s The RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONES (Charleston, SC) Seeking REAL/ACTUAL FIREFIGHTERS for filming.
Would love to get several from same firehouse with turn out gear if possible.
SUBMISSIONS should be sent to [email protected] with heading FIREMEN REQUEST.
Please include 2 current photos (close up & full length) Name, Age, Phone, HeightWeight,Clothing Sizes, Boot Size, Description of visible tattoos and Fire fighter experience.

Featured Extras Casting Call

HBO’s THE RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONES (Charleston, SC) Seeking 25 -30 Males with VERY Muscular Builds ages 20’s -30’s for filming this Season.

Featured Extras, $125 a Day Pay Rate. Should have flexible schedules. May be needed a day or so per episode. Will be Photo Selected by Director.

Seeking All Types and Races…everyone from BODY BUILDERS, POWER LIFTERS, AVERAGE GUYS WITH HUGE MUSCLES, Hair on Chest, No hair on Chest.

IF YOU ARE CUT WITH MUSCLES AND AVAILABLE -LET US KNOW ASAP. Help spread the word to any guys you may know fitting such description that may be interested..
FIRST TENTATIVE FILMING DATE IS MONDAY 3/16.
Those selected may be required to attend a rehearsal prior to that filming date.

SUBMISSIONS should be sent to [email protected] with heading MUSCLE MEN REQUEST.
Please include 2 CURRENT Photos (Close Up and Shirtless Full Length), Name,Phone, Age, Height/Weight, Clothing Sizes, Description of visible tattoos and piercings. Please include if you do or do not have an artist release for your tattoos.

Extras Casting Call

The Righteous Gemstones S2 (Charleston, SC) In addition to the many general extras needed of all ages, races and types, the show is also seeking the following specific & Featured Extras needs for our first episodes of filming:


Males with Police/Military Experience to portray 1960’s Police. Must have hair suitable for the time period and no facial hair. Must be able to have hair adjusted and possibly attend a fitting if selected. Pay Rate 125. Film date Fri. 3/13.
Afternoon call time and filming into evening hours.
Submit with heading 3/13 POLICE. Please include experience as such in your submission.


AFRICAN AMERICAN MALES (ages 18 -up) 1960’s scene. Will require hair and facial hair suitable for that time period. Must be wiling to have such adjusted and possibly attend a wardrobe fitting if selected. Pay rate $125.
Should be an afternoon call time and filming evening hours.
Tentative Film Date Fri. 3/13
Submit with heading 3/13 MALE REQUEST


MUSCULAR MALES ages 20’s -30’s. These 25 Males will be very featured in numerous episodes (if not thru out the entire season). Pay Rate 125.
Looking for All types and Races. Gym Rats, those that’s jobs required heavy lifting and are built, Body Builder/Power Lifters, Average Joe’s with Muscles. If you have visible tattoos -please include if you have an artist release.
Please make sure you include a shirtless full length photo as well as close up in your submission.
Submit with heading -MUSCULAR MALES


TWIN BABIES -ages 3 months – 7 months of age. Tentative film date 3/12. Submit with heading TWIN REQUEST. Each baby will be paid.


SUBMISSIONS should be sent to [email protected] and include the following information:
2 Current Photos (close up & full length) Name, Phone, Age, City/State you reside, Height/Weight, Clothing Sizes, Shoe Size, Description of any visible tattoos (and if you indeed have an artist release), Color,Make, Model, Year Vehicle you drive.

Police Officer Types

The Righteous Gemstones (Charleston, SC) Seeking 12 Males with Police and or Military Experience to portray 1960’s Police Officers for filming Friday. 3/13.

Night Scene Filming (possible afternoon call time and filming very late).
Should know how to properly handle a firearm and secure an area should such be needed in the scene.
Those selected may be given 1960’s haircuts due to the occupation and time period. A wardrobe fitting prior to filming may also be required.

SUBMISSIONS should be sent to [email protected] with heading 3/13 POLICE.
PLEASE INCLUDE -2 Current Photos (one close up and one full length) that can be taken with a cell phone. These photos should accurately reflect your current hair length and facial hair status.

Also include should be Name, Phone, Age, City/State you Reside, Height/Weight, Clothing -Neck/Sleeve, Waist/Inseam,Jacket, Shoes Sizes. Also include your Law Enforcement and or Military experience.

Muscular Actors Casting Calls

THE RIGHTEOUS GEMSTONE-Season 2 (Charleston, SC) Seeking MUSCULAR MALES for upcoming episodes:

MANY MUSCULAR MALES needed (Ages 20’s -30’s)
ALL RACES & Types.
Power Lifters, Body Builders, Gym Rat types.
FEATURED ROLES. Will be needed numerous dates per episode and most likely thru out Season 2 filming. Should have an open and/or flexible schedule.


Must submit 2 CURRENT Photos…1 Close Up and Full length shirtless. Also included should be Name, Phone, Age, City/State you reside, Height/Weight, Clothing Sizes, Description of any visible tattoos and piercings. Please include if you do or do not have an artist release for tattoos.

SUBMISSIONS SHOULD BE SENT to [email protected] with heading MUSCULAR MALE REQUEST.

Extras Open Casting Call

Interested in being an Extra on HBO’s “The Righteous Gemstones” Season 2 (Charleston, SC)? ALL AGES, ALL RACES, ALL TYPES ARE NEEDED FOR FILMING.
How to apply below…Please include the following in your submission:


2 CURRENT Photos (Close up and Full length). Please no sunglasses or hats. Photos can be taken with a cell phone.



Name, Age, Phone (we prefer Cell in case we need to text and reach you regarding filming), City/State you reside.(anyone agreeing to film must be willing to work as a local hire to the Charleston area).



Height/ Weight, Complete Clothing Sizes.
** Men -Jacket, Dress Shirt Neck/Sleeve, Polo or T-Shirt size Pants -Waist/Inseam, Shoe Size.
** Women-Measurements (chest/waist/hips) Dress Size, Shirt, Pants, Skirt, Shoe Size.



Description of any visible tattoos & piercings. Also include if you have a photo release fro any tattoos not easily covered by clothing.



Color/Make/Model/Year Vehicle or Vehicles you drive…in case we can use your vehicle for filming as well.



Any actual Job Experience you think we may need an experienced person to portray. Examples -Police Officer/Military, Paramedics, Nurse/Doctor, Professional Musician (include instrument your play) Singer (include experience) Bartender/Server/Cook/Chef, Dancer (include experience and training, Lawyer/Judge/Court Reporter…or any unique job such as Clown, Juggler/Magician and so on.



SUBMISSIONS SHOULD BE SENT TO:
[email protected]
Email heading should be Race, Gender,Age, City/State you reside. Example: Asian Female, 43, Charleston, SC.
Looking forward to many of you joining us for filming this Season.

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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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