Extras and Recurring Roles for Netflix TV Series “House of Cards”

Open Auditions for TV Series

Netflix is casting for extras, featured extras and supporting roles for a new series that it is producing. “House of Cards” stars Kevin Spacey and is a project that will bring Netflix into the original content category competing against HBO, Showtime, and other major networks. Netflix describes the new show as a “much-anticipated television series and political thriller from Executive Producer David Fincher (The Social Network).”

Unlike other TV shows that normally have a time slot, The new series will be on-demand and distributed through the Netflix service.

The show will be shooting around the DC area and is looking for people that look like they fit in at D.C. (Washington types). Casting the following types:
Hill staffers, aides, reporters, politicians, lobbyists and “elegant Washington types” of various ages.

Auditions for Netflix will be held this weekend in Maryland. Both union and non-union talent will be considered for the show. “House of Cards” will begin filming in April 2012. Production and filming of the show will take place in Baltimore and D.C.

Netflix open call “House of Cards”
Saturday, March 24, 2012
Stevenson University Inscape Theater
1525 Greenspring Valley Road
10 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Stevenson, Md.

Since they are casting for “Washington types”, please come to the auditions wearing business attire.

Updated 3/27

Also, Netflix will be casting for “House of Cards in DC

The show is looking for the following types: (All ethnicities may apply)
“elegant Washington types (40-60 year old males and females)
Hill staffers, aides, and reporters (21-34 year old males and females)
politicians, lobbyists and reporters (40-60 year old males and female)

The production is also looking to fill some recurring roles and hire some featured extras

Sunday, April 1 2012

Extras casting in D.C.
The Hill Center at 921 Pennsylvania, Ave, SE (located one block from the Eastern Market Metro Station)
11 AM – 4 PM.

Extras interested in participating in the casting call are instructed to send an email to ccsubmissions01@gmail.com with a JPEG photo labeled with both your name and phone number and in the body of the email include all your sizes along with height and weight. Central Casting strongly suggests attending the open call even if you have previously submitted your information.

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