Project Casting
Rhode Island, United States
Posted 3 months ago

Production Type:

TV & Video

Job Type:


Required Skill:

Acting, Dancing

Job Description

SAG-AFTRA or NONUNION men and women 50's to 60's who can play 1880s wealthy caucasian socialites dancing the Viennese Waltz with a partner. (Special ability background rate. No professional experience necessary) for Season 1 of the HBO series THE GILDED AGE by the creator of Downton Abbey.
- The current tentative work dates will be 3/9, 3/10, and 3/11. (You will likely be needed all 3 days for MATCHING WORK). Production may be asking those chosen to do PAID quarantine from 3/5 to 3/11 in a local hotel.
- We will be filming in Newport, Rhode Island. 
- There will be a required fitting in Newport, RI sometime between Feb 5th thru Feb 19th.
- There will be required PCR Covid Tests provided by production in Newport, RI the day prior to your fitting, as well as one covid test 48 hours prior to your shoot date, and a 2nd covid test 24 hours (in the morning) prior to your shoot date.
- 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 early morning call times and/or work late, possibly even overnight shoots so be prepared for call scenarios as the time is currently TBD! (Call times could be as early as 3AM on some days!)
- This will likely be interior scenes.
- There could be atmospheric smoke in interior scenes.
- This is paid work! If you are a member of SAG-AFTRA, this will be SAG-AFTRA SPECIAL ABILITY background pay scale ($188/8hrs). If you are NOT a member of SAG-AFTRA (Nonunion), we will be requesting a SAG waiver for the work. [Please note that the covid test covid tests and fittings are per SAG-AFTRA pay scale.]