Casting Call for CMT’s “Nashville” in TN


Get cast on Nashville

A new season of the country music drama “Nashville”  is coming.

The show is now casting extras, featured extras, photo doubles and stand-ins Nashville area.

Fans of the country music drama will get to see another season of “Nashville.”  ABC cancelled the show this last spring, after season 4, but now, CMT has picked it up. “Nashville” will be making the move to CMT for season 5 and the show is now in production in Tennessee.

If you live in Nashville and would like to make a few extras bucks by working as paid background actors… read on.  Casting directors for the show recently released a casting notice for lots of different types that are needed in the coming weeks.  The show films in Nashville Tennessee  and will only be considering talent that is local to the area.

Please see the casting notice along withe the details on how to apply below.

The new season of ABC's "Nashville is now cating in TN

Nashville” is set in the Tennessee music scene and focuses on  2 female country music singers, Rayna Jaymes and Juliette Barnes.  The show follows the country music stars as they navigate both their personal and professional lives.   “Nashville” stars Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere. According to Variety, there may be questions about Britton’s status on the CMT series. While Panettiere is in for the full season which is 22 episodes long, Britton is not.  Entertainment Weekly reported that Britton is currently only signed up to do 11 episode which is 1/2 the season.

CMT casting call


NASHVILLE, TN Casting Notice – CMT Series “Nashville” for work on WEDNESDAY 12/6/17

We do not have the Call Time yet so you would need to be fully available all day regardless of what the final call/wrap times end up being. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT to this booking if you are not 100% fully available and committed to work on this date!

PAY RATE for EXTRAS is $64.00 for 8 hours ($8/hr with an 8 hour guarantee) and time and half past 8 hours. You will receive a check in the mail approx. 14-16 business days (not counting weekends/holidays). Payroll is handled by an outside company, OLC is not responsible for your check.

Location is in the NASHVILLE, TN area.

PERSONAL TRAINERS & GYM GOERS: male and female, all ethnicities, age range 19-45, athletic, fit, muscular, attractive, in great physical shape, MUST work out regularly and look like you do! Should be comfortable lifting weights and using gym equipment on camera (*send photo in workout attire please)

To submit for work – Please EMAIL US to: with subject line WEDS 12/6 BOOKING. You MUST include first & last name, height, weight, a valid contact number and a RECENT photo of yourself in workout attire. (NO SUNGLASSES PLEASE! – we still have to be able to see your face). NO blurry or pixelated photos!


PLEASE DO NOT send more than one email! PLEASE DO NOT email if you don’t fit these casting requirements or are not available on the listed work date!

5 thoughts on “Casting Call for CMT’s “Nashville” in TN

  1. Antonio McFern

    Hello. My name is Antonio McFern and I have always had a passion for television. Growing up, my dream was to be a face on one! My personality can speak louder than any word could say, and I think this would be a great opportunity for me to show the world!

  2. Alayna Wall

    I would love to be an extra. I am 21 and a professional registered nurse in the ER in TN.

  3. Emmalia Holmes

    I am 18 years old and I go to Tennessee Technological University majoring in communications. I love the show Nashville and I would love to start in the industry for my career and get my name out there. Thank you for even thinking about considering me!

  4. Rachael Anne Keisling


    My name is Rachael Anne Keisling and I am a senior at MTSU, majoring in Media Studies. I always loved acting ever since I was a kid and would enjoy going on TV, even as an extra. I enjoy the creativity behind acting and I had a bit of an acting experience in theater from my elementary through high school days. If you have any questions, feel free to email me and I will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you for opening up this opportunity!

  5. Germaine Lensing

    I would love to and I would do probably do everything for a chance.


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