New notice for ABC TV Pilot “American Crime” filming in Austin – Featured Extras


Quite a few pilots are filming right now all over the country and ABS’s “American Crime” about the the lives of people who are participating in a murder trial, is currently in production in the Austin Texas area.

The projects casting team is looking to cast some featured extras for a bridal scene filming next week in Austin. They are seeking to fill the featured extras roles of a bride, a groom, bridesmaids and groomsmen.

This is ONLY for Texas residents, preferably those in the Austin area.

You will need valid Texas ID to be considered to work on the show.

The TV Pilot / series is created by academy award nominated writer John Riddley (12 years a slave) and is a drama series that will take on the complicated issues of racism in a story about a murder, the murder trial and those involved in the legal process of that trial.John Riddley is also executive producing the ABC show.

American Crime creator John Riddley featured extras casting

On Location Casting in Texas released the following extras call:

ABC Television Pilot “American Crime” for work on either WEDNESDAY 3/5/14 -or- THURSDAY 3/6/14. We are not certain of the exact date so you MUST be available to work on either date if you submit. **You would also need to be available for a paid Wardrobe FITTING on Friday 2/28/14.

Pay rate is $64.00 for 8 hours plus overtime paid after 8 hours (if necessary).

We obviously do NOT have Call Times yet so it could be a VERY early morning start and/or could possibly shoot late into the evening/night. You MUST have open/flexible availability if submitting so that you can work WHATEVER the call times ends up being. If not, please DO NOT SUBMIT!

Location is in the AUSTIN,TX area.

BRIDE ‘LILY’: female, Caucasian, age range 24-31, dirty blond hair, height range 5’5.5″-5.8.5″, thin build, attractive, wholesome, natural (example: Helen Hunt).

GROOM ‘MATT’: male, Caucasian, age range 24-31, brown hair, height range 6’1″-6’3″, fit, athletic, attractive, wholesome, could potentially be a military type so should have short hair.

BRIDESMAIDS: female, Caucasian, age range 24-31, pretty, average build, wholesome, ‘real people’, normal types.

GROOMSMEN: male, Caucasian, age range 24-31, decent looking, wholesome, normal average guys, ‘real people’

To submit for work – Please EMAIL US ASAP to: with subject line AMERICAN CRIME BRIDAL PARTY. You MUST include your first & last name and a contact number. MUST also have a recently updated (within the past 6 months) talent profile in the OLC database! If submitting for a Minor – MUST include parent name and contact & child’s age.

–THIS WILL BE PICTURE PICKED BY OUR DIRECTOR so MAKE SURE YOUR PHOTOS ARE GOOD QUALITY, CLEAR, you are NOT wearing sunglasses/hat/etc, there is nobody else in your photo except you and that THEY ARE RECENTLY TAKEN (within the past 6 months!)

**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!! Thanks!

**PLEASE DO NOT CALL OUR OFFICE ABOUT THIS BOOKING unless specifically requested!!**

If you do not have a profile with us, please go to and complete a Talent Application before sending email that you are available. It is FREE to register and you do not have to have a paid ‘active’ account in order to be booked for work.


There is also another casting call for “American Crime” which is looking for tons of different types.

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