Project Casting
New York, United States
Posted 2 months ago

Production Type:

TV & Video

Job Type:

Extra

Required Skill:

Acting


Job Description

Seeking nonunion kids with long hair Age 6 - 15 to portray 1880's park goers for the upcoming HBO series "The Gilded Age", created and written by Julian Fellowes (Downton Abbey). Works 4/5 - 4/9 in Tarrytown, NY. Exteriors. One day will be in Manhattan.
Not all kids will be needed all days so feel free to indicate your date availability in your submission!
- The current tentative work dates will be 4/5, 4/6, 4/7, 4/9 (some kids will work one day, some will work multiple)
- These will be exterior scenes.
- We will be filming near Westchester area, one day will be filmed in Manhattan.
- There will be a required fitting in Greenpoint, Brooklyn starting 3/22 - 3/26 with a required covid test the day prior provided by production.
- There will be a required PCR Covid Tests provided by production the day prior to starting work!
- You will be unmasked while on camera.
- You will be asked to comply with HBO covid protocols (I.E. wearing masks off camera, social distancing, etc.) Specifics to come upon booking! There will be a required (virtual) covid training to be completed.
- You could have very early morning call times, please be prepared!
- Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and be tested and follow the same protocols as you will be with your child on set in between takes!
THIS IS PAID WORK!!! Nonunion rate is $165/10hrs
Scene is set in the 1880s....
IMPORTANT NOTES:
- WOMEN must have natural colors, NO balayage, NO undercuts, NO wigs, NO weaves, NO braids, NO ombre or unnatural looking highlights.
- WOMEN must be okay with working in a corset, bustle and multiple layers as appropriate to the 1880s.
- MEN must be okay getting an 1880s haircut and have natural hair colors. No buzzed cuts or shaved sides.
- MEN must be comfortable being clean shaven for the shoot OR if you have facial hair already, must be willing to have it altered in an 1880's style.
- MEN & WOMEN must have NO VISIBLE TATTOOS. (especially on neck & hands)
- MEN & WOMEN must have NO wool allergies.
- MEN & WOMEN NO braces.
- MEN: ideally 5'8 - 6'2; 44inch chest and below; 38inch waist and below
- WOMEN: ideally 5'3 - 5'9; 32inch waist and below