Background Actors for Season Finale of WGN’s “Outsiders” TV Series – PA

09/24/2015

Casting call for a new TV show in Pittsburgh

If you live in or around the Pittsburgh area and have always wanted to work as a paid movie or TV show extra…. “Outsiders”  is casting in PA!

Production on WGN’s new show “Outsiders”  is coming to a close but there is still time to get cast in a small role in the season finale. The show has been filming since the spring in the Pittsburgh area and is now casting extras to work on the season finale next week. The show’s casting directors are seeking Pittsburgh area talent to fill a variety of roles including police, clan members, mountain folks and more. Please see the list of roles below.

The “Outsiders” first season will consist of 13 episodes and is due to premiere on on WGN America in early 2016.

Previously called “Titans,” “Outsiders” stars Thomas M. Wright (“The Bridge”),  Ryan Hurst (“Sons of Anarchy”), Joe Anderson and David Morse (“Treme”).  The new show is being produced by Peter Tolan and Paul Giamatti, Sony Pictures TV and Tribune Studios.  The show focuses on the alternative lifestyle of families living off the grid, in the Appalachians.  It the mountains, a power struggle is brewing. The clans living in the area have been there for generations, don’t care much for the law and will do anything to protect their way of life and keep out the intruders.

New WGN show "Underground" casting extras in Baton Rouge

We are getting in to our LAST episode and we are going to need a variety of people for our final block between Sept 21 and 30th!

FOR THE OUTSIDERS TV SHOW- WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR:

MALE SHORT ORDER COOK- (20’s-30’s)
JR LAWYERS (20’s-30’s)
LAWYER DRIVER (40’50’s)
PARENT TYPES
CIVILIANS POLICE STATION

LOOKING FOR FRESH FACES OR PEOPLE WHO HAVE NOT YET MADE IT TO SET.
Please submit current photo to OUTSIDERSEXTRAS@gmail.com. please include contact information, wardrobe sizes, name, age and in the subject line what you are applying for! This will be on the 29th and 30th of next week.

Also, the show may also be needing the following:

This is what we will be needing people to portray:

COPS ( we will have multiple “counties”)
TOWNSFOLK
MOUNTAIN CLAN (men with beards, facial hair, long hair, any of those possibilities.. and females) people who have not yet worked.
MEN IN SUITS

Please email OUTSIDERSEXTRAS@GMAIL.COM with your name, height, weight, current photo and age, Contact information.
Must be 18 years and older.
This is in the Pittsburgh Area.
This is non-union extra work.
We will review all of the options and let everyone know within the next few days! If you have not yet participated in the OUTSIDERS tv show, let us know and we will try to get you in in this last run.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR A DOZEN COP TYPES TO WORK ON THESE TENTATIVE DATES IN THE SEASON FINALE OF THE OUTSIDERS. YOU MUST BE AVAILABLE ALL OF THESE DAYS.

THURSDAY SEPT 24
FRIDAY SEPT 25
MONDAY SEPT 28th
TUESDAY SEPT 29th
WEDNESDAY SEPT 30th

FOR CONSIDERSATION, WE ALSO NEED:

Wardrobe sizes (Shirt, Pant, Neck, Shoe) Height and Weight, Current photo (no sunglasses, Full Body not just head) contact information, name, You must be in the Pittsburgh Area and 18 years or older.
Please email OUTSIDERSEXTRAS@GMAIL.COM and please write TACTICAL TEAM in the subject line.

By the way, Ewan McGregor’s new movie “American Pastoral” is beginning production in Pittsburgh this month and just released a casting call for extras – Casting Call in Pittsburgh for ‘American Pastoral’ Starring Ewan McGregor

WGN has recently released photos of the sets…

According to the Post-Gazatte The exteriors of the shacks on the show were built in the woods of Henry Kaufmann Family Park in Monroeville. The interiors of the same building have been constructed on soundstages at 31st Street Studios in the Strip District.

 



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