FOX “Gotham” is casting teens (16+) for season 1 in NYC
The show’s CD’s are looking for some hardcore / punk rock types for an episode that will be filming next week in New York. Thew age range is 16 to 20 and they would like to get submissions from those who have piercings, tattoos, colored hair, etc. The new Batman prequel just premiered on FOX a few weeks back but is still filming the first season.
The series stars Ben McKenzie (“Southland“), Donal Logue (“Sons of Anarchy“, “Vikings“) and Jada Pinkett Smith (“The Matrix“). Gotham focuses on the characters and villains of the Batman comics before Batman was a vigilante. “GOTHAM” follows Gordon before he rose up in the police force, while he was still a detective and just getting to know the iconic characters from the comics. Bruce Wayne / Batman is part of the show, but not the focus. In the series Bruce Wayne and Cat Woman are still kids, orphans, struggling to find a place in the world.
The show is being produced by Bruno Heller (“The Mentalist”) who also wrote the pilot. Directing the new FOX series is Emmy Award nominee Danny Cannon (the “CSI”).
“Gotham” is Seeking UNION & NONUNION 16+ YEAR OLDS TO PORTRAY 16-20 YEAR OLD HARDCORE TYPES- Tattoos, Piercings, Colored Hair etc. Works Thursday 10/16, There will be a fitting before the work date, possibly this week.
If interested and living in the New York area, check out the below casting notice:
Email current photo, phone #, and all sizes to email@example.com with the SUBJECT LINE reading- Facebook, HARDCORE TEEN, Your Full Name, Phone #, Your Union Status (either SAG-AFTRA or NONUNION), Avail 10/16.
Please note in submission your availability this week for a fitting (fittings will begin as early as tomorrow 10/9).
If you are submitting a minor (under 18), please note whether or not you have a child performer work permit that will be unexpired on 10/16 and a trust account set up.
IF YOU HAVE EVER WORKED ON GOTHAM PREVIOUSLY, INCLUDING PILOT, NOTE DATE(S) AND ROLE(S) YOU PORTRAYED.
Based upon characters published by DC Entertainment and produced by Warner Bros. Television, GOTHAM is an origin story of the great DC Comics Super-Villains and vigilantes, revealing an entirely new chapter that has never been told….