Project Casting
New York, United States
Posted about 1 month ago

Production Type:

TV & Video

Job Type:

Extra

Required Skill:

Acting


Job Description

Seeking the following for background work on season 1 of the HBO series The Gilded Age. Will be filming in TROY, NY in 5/22 - 6/15, 2021; Costume fittings will start from 4/20 and go through May.

-SAG-AFTRA as well as NONUNION men and women 18-75 to portray 1880's working class and upper class people
-Nonunion men and women 18+ to portray caucasian teenagers
-Non-AFM musicians to portray 1880's all male symphony orchestra
-Non-AFM musicians to portray 1880's all male brass band
-Nonunion me and women to portray 1880's African American pedestrians

There will be 1 required covid test before your day of work,  as well as 1 covid test the day before a required fitting.

THIS IS A PAID OPPORTUNITY!!! SEEKING TROY, ALBANY, Schenectady Area LOCALS ONLY FOR THIS!

Scenes are set in the 1880s....
- MEN & WOMEN must have NO VISIBLE TATTOOS. (especially on neck & hands)
- MEN must have natural hair colors and ok getting period haircut and have your facial hair styled/altered to be period appropriate
- MEN & WOMEN must have NO wool allergies
- MEN: ideally 5'8 - 6'2, 46" chest measurement and below, and 38" waist measurement and below due to limited 1880's costume stock.
- MEN: ideally 1.5-2inches of hair length all around; no buzzed sides/back!
- WOMEN must have natural hair colors only (no highlights, ombre or balayage). Looking for women with longer hair lengths preferably at least 4-6inches below the shoulders (please note current length of hair.)
-WOMEN must be okay wearing a corset, bustle and multiple layers as appropriate to the 1880s.
-WOMEN: ideally 5'3 - 5'8", 32inch waist and below due to limited 1880's costume stock.