CW “The Originals” Needs lots of Extras in Atlanta

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  • Post last modified:03/12/2014

The CW “Originals series in Georgia is looking for quite a few types of paid extras. Please note there are 3 separate casting notices all put together in this so make sure you are applying for the correct role when you submit your information.

Also, be sure you are including the info for the role you would like and are using the proper subject line.

All will work in Georgia and some are a 3 day bookings.

This is for a funeral scene filming for an upcoming episode.

The show is seeking:

Real Bartenders
High Steppers (dancers)
Pall Bearers
Clergy

Here are the notices:

REAL BARTENDERS
for “The Originals

Casting for a REAL BARTENDER- MALE only, any ethnicity
to be a featured extra
– should have acting experience
AND / OR
should be a seasoned bartender in a busy pub setting. This person ideally needs to be the type of bartender who knows how to serve a beer and “cut off the head” (as you see in pubs very often)- this person will also have to react to one of our lead actors buying the beer (who shouldn’t be).

This works on Mon 3/24 and will be $125 base rate. Also, there will be an interview for the candidates to meet the director and final selection next week. Please submit by the end of the night tonight for photo presentation

FILMS in CONYERS and will be daytime filming

Please submit to ORIGINALSEXTRAS@GMAIL.COM
and put “IRISH BARKEEP” in the subject.

PLEASE LIST YOUR EXPERIENCE
– acting, then please attach a resume IF you have one)
– REAL bartending in a pub- then please describe your experience – for how long, how long ago (or current), etc…
mention if you have worked in bar where you “cut off the head” of the beer before serving.

"The Originals"

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PALL BEARERS and CLERGY
for “The Originals”
** 4-Day booking** in CONYERS, GEORGIA

Casting for MEN, all ethnicities, ages 25 to 65 to be either PALL BEARERS at a Funeral or CLERGY- dark suits are needed for the Pall Bearers

NOTE 1: Filming dates are: 3/19, 3/21, 3/25 & 3/27
You must be open ALL day for ALL of those days, as most of those dates are daytime filming but could go later into the night (midnight or so) for exterior night scenes as well

NOTE 2 New faces OR repeats ok, as long as you have not been featured or anyone that plays another specific featured group of extras on the show…you know who you are (vampires, witches, warlocks, werewolves, etc…)

NOTE 3: Please submit by 8pm tonight for photo presentation with the director and producer tomorrow
We will email you to let you know if you are included in the photo presentation to hold the dates.

Pay rate is $60 for 8 hrs with OT after that. All of the dates will probably run long with OT

Please submit to ORIGINALSEXTRAS@GMAIL.COM
and put “SAD FUNERAL” in the subject.

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Casting for Male and Female HIGH STEPPERS, ages 18-50
For those of you unfamiliar- High Steppers are very lively people in the front of a NOLA-style funeral or wedding PARADE (called a “second line”) – think of a drum major with lots of energy and dancing

All submission should have any of the following experience:
DANCING (trained or legit experience- contemporary or other hip-hip or other relatable energetic dancing), or if you were on an energetic MARCHING BAND with choreography, energetic DRUM MAJORS, or if you are part of a STEP DANCE TEAM….etc… or other relatable experience that would qualify you to be an ENERGETIC HIGH STEPPER

LIST YOUR EXPERIENCE as per below

NOTE 1: This works on FRI 3/21 and will be $125 base rate for 10 hrs with OT after that.

NOTE 2 New faces OR repeats ok, as long as you have not been featured or anyone that plays another specific featured group of extras on the show…you know who you are (vampires, witches, warlocks, werewolves, etc…)

NOTE 3: FILMS in CONYERS and will be daytime filming and going late into the night so you must be open ALL day and night that day.

Please submit to ORIGINALSEXTRAS@GMAIL.COM
and put “HIGH STEPPER” in the subject.

CURRENT PHOTOS- current photos of you, from the waist or shoulders up and also a full length…if you have professional headshots, that’s great, but please also include a casual shot taken today or recently.

Then please List the following:
NAME
PHONE NUMBER (s)
Email address
CITY and STATE where you live
AGE
Height
Weight
Sizes-
Men- jacket, collar, sleeve, waist, inseam, shoe size.
Women- Dress size, bust/bra, waist, shoe size

PLEASE LIST YOUR EXPERIENCE FROM THE ABOVE REQUESTED EXPERIENCE LIST- please don’t forget to include for how long, how long ago (or current), etc…

NOTE: YOU MUST BE WILLING TO WORK IN CONYERS as a LOCAL- Pay rate is $125 for 10 hrs with OT after that

 

Also today there was a rush call issued for  “Vampire Diaries” in Georgia

The Originals is the “Vampire Diaries spin-off that just began season one last October.

Check out the series trailer for more information about the show
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