Steven Spielberg’s ‘Red Band Society’ Has Featured Roles Open in Atlanta

By | August 10, 2014

FOX’s new show, The Red Band Society is casting for quite a few featured extras.

The Red Band Society“, a new FOX TV series about a group of sick kids who live in a hospital wing is now filming new episodes and casting directors at CSC are looking to fill some featured roles on the show.

The show is looking for kids, adults and some people with some older model cars to work as extras in the Atlanta area shortly.

Steven Spielberg and his company Amblin Television are behind the TV series which is actually described as inspiring and not at all what one would expect from a show that focuses on sick kids. Academy Award winner Octavia Spenser will star in this coming-of-age story about teens who who had to trade in the High school hallways for that of a hospitals. The show has been described to have a ‘Breakfast Club‘ meets ‘Glee‘ type of vibe. According to THR, we will not be seeing a body count on this one, the show is described as a dramedy which is inspired by true stories. They also say that the show will play with time and take viewers out of the hospitals confines by providing some back stories about how they got there as well as their relationships with family outside the hospital.

Octavia Spenser plays a worker in the pediatric wing. The show also stars Ciara Bravo of Nickelodeon’s Big Time Rush and Nolan Sotillociara of Prom. “The Red Band Society” is based on a Spanish language series called “Polseres Vermelles“, created by Albert Espinosa who was inspired by his own childhood experiences. The series is set to premiere this fall in September.

Red Band Sociaty casting extras in Atlanta

An ADORABLE 6 year old boy. Featured role.
Any Ethnicity.

Submit RECENT PHOTO/close up and full body shot ASAP.
Ht/wt/all clothing sizes/shoe size.
Parent/guardian/s name and contact info.

subject: ADORABLE 6

All Male. 30-60 yrs.
Character faces!
If you can play poker, please STATE THAT. Preference given.
Submit recent photo/ht/wt/all clothing sizes AND
All contact info.


6-8 year old boys/girls

Please submit recent photo and sizes to:

subject: Band Aid Kid

Include all parent/guardian contact info.

6-12 year old KIDS/boys and girls/All Ethnics to work in the PEDIATRIC WARD. Some look ‘sickly’…some do not.
Please send recent photos/all sizes/ht/wt to:


1980s-90s CARS/Trucks . Older and beat up with CHARACTER.
Please send recent photo of CAR and a separate one for driver.
Include make/model/color of car.
Include ht/wt/sizes for driver.
Preference given to drivers/owners in SW Atlanta.
Include ALL contact info.

subject: PERIOD CARS

If you are interested in any of the above roles and live in the Atlanta area you can submit your information directly to the casting directors for ‘Red Band Society’, Cynthia Stillwell Casting. Email your submissions to and be sure to use the proper subject line for the role you are applying for.

Series premieres on September 17th, until then, take a peak at the show’s trailer.

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