‘Riverdale’ Spinoff, ‘Katy Keene’ NYC Casting Call for Seamstresses

Riverdale Casting
Camila Mendes, Lili Reinhart and Cole Sprouse speaking at the 2018 San Diego Comic Con International, for "Riverdale", at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California. (Gage Skidmore via Flickr / Creative Commons License)

Katy Keene” is now casting actresses to portray seamstresses in New York City.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on November 26th in New York City.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • GWCI is seeking SAG-AFTRA/NONUNION women 30’s-50’s age range to portray seamstresses W/EXPERIENCE for season 1 of the CW series Katy Keene. Works 11/26 in NYC area. Interiors.

About Katy Keene:

Lucy Hale Katy Keene
LOS ANGELES – AUG 04: Lucy Hale arrives for the CW’s Summer TCA All Star Party on August 04, 2019 in Beverly Hills, CA – Image (DFree / Shutterstock.com)

According to Deadline, Katy Kene is written by Aguirre-Sacasa and Michael Grassi and directed by Maggie Kiley. “Katy Keene centers around the lives and loves of four iconic Archie Comics characters — including fashion legend-to-be Katy Keene and singer-songwriter Josie McCoy. — as they chase their twentysomething dreams in New York City. The musical dramedy chronicles the origins and struggles of four aspiring artists trying to make it on Broadway, on the runway and in the recording studio.”

How to apply:

GWCI is seeking SAG-AFTRA/NONUNION women 30’s-50’s age range to portray seamstresses W/EXPERIENCE for season 1 of the CW series Katy Keene. Works 11/26 in NYC area. Interiors.

Rate is SAG special ability rate $184/8hrs (If you are nonunion, we would be requesting a SAG waiver for you)

COULD POTENTIALLY BE MULTIPLE DAYS UNTIL MID-JANUARY!

***THERE WILL BE ATMOSPHERIC SMOKE IN THE INTERIOR SCENES!!***

If interested/available feel free to email current photos to [email protected] and change subject line to read “FACEBOOK Seamstress avail 11/26” and include the following in the body of your email:
-Name
-Phone #
-Union status (SAG or nonunion?)
-Current photos (if you have any photos of you doing seamstress work, feel free to include it!)
-Which forms of IDs you will be bringing for your i9? (If you have a VISA or Employment Authorization Card, please let us know!)
-Your seamstress experience: how many years, what you’ve done, if you know how to use a sewing machine, etc.
-If you have general open/flexible availability from now until mid-January
-OKAY w/atmospheric smoke
-Fully avail 11/26

Please feel free to share with your friends or anyone you think might be a good fit for this role!

Related: How to Find Acting Auditions and Casting Calls
Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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