New Show “Containment” Casting Call for Extras & Featured Roles – Babies, Kids and Adults

11/11/2015

CW’s newest series “Containment” is now filming in the Atlanta area and has casting calls out for tons of open roles in scenes filming this week and next.

The new show is in production and still casting  locals to fill various small roles in upcoming shoots. The casting notice below was just updated with additional roles that were just added. Please see the roles and dates needed below.

Containment”  focuses on what may happen if a virus was to suddenly break out in a heavily populated area. The show is set in the Atlanta area, where it films, and is based on another show called “Cordon” that airs on one of the BBC Networks.  In the show, authorities are forced to quarantine large areas of a city in an effort to prevent the spread of a mysterious, and uncontrollable disease. The quarantine cuts off families from their loved ones and gives rise to actions both tragic and heroic from those trapped within the quarantine area.

Containment”  is part of CW’s 2015 / 2016 fall line up and should premiere in a few months. “Containment”  is written by Julie Plec (“Vampire Diaries”, “The Originals”) and directed by David Nutter. According to the show’s Wiki page, Starring in “Containment” are David Gyasi, Christina Moses, Chris Wood, Kristen Gutoskie, Claudia Black, George Young,  Hanna Mangan Lawrence and Trevor St. John.

Extras casting call for new show Containment

CONTAINMENT is looking for EXTRAS to work on our next episode. Shoot dates are listed below. PLEASE READ EACH SHOOT DATE INFO CAREFULLY.

See specifics below:

NEEDED IMMEDIATELY

TOUGH GUY — (will work multiple days – FEATURED RATE) Males, African-American, ages 21+, looking for rough around the edges types, BALD or SHAVED HEAD. Include acting experience in submission. Must be available to meet with Director this Friday, November 13th at 12pm.

If available email RECENT photo, include name, age, phone, height, weight, all clothing sizes, (including shoes) to: containmentextrascasting@gmail.com; SUBJECT LINE “TOUGH GUY”

TWIN BABIES — Male or Female — 15 days – 2 months old; mixed ethnicity or can believably play newborns to an interracial couple (african american father and caucasian mother). Looking for twin babies to work our upcoming episode and possibly recur. Because there is a great possibility this role will reoccur, we are asking only those that have an open or flexible schedule to submit. Please include set experience if any. Rate is $250/8.

If available email RECENT photo, include name, age, phone, height, weight, all clothing sizes, (including shoes) to: containmentextrascasting@gmail.com; SUBJECT LINE “TWINS”

 

WEDNESDAY, NOV 18TH

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT — Male or Female, Asian, ages 25+, professional individuals, please list any acting and/or set experience
*Will also work Thursday, December 3rd*

MILITARY/POLICE — Males or Females, any ethnicity, ages 18+, please list any military or police (real or on film/tv) experience, *MUST BE CLEAN SHAVEN*, For information regarding hair & makeup, please see our make-up and hair blog for “Army Grooming Standards”: http://www.containmentbgmakeupandhair.blogspot.com/

CORDON PEDESTRIANS — Males or Females, any ethnicity, ages 18+, looking for character types. These pedestrians have been quarantined for several days now so we need our extras to look unkempt and rough around the edges. Ladies please submit photos with NO makeup and/or washed hair. Men please submit photos with facial hair.

For information regarding hair & makeup, please visit the hair and make up link below and look for notes regarding “Inside Cordon”: http://www.containmentbgmakeupandhair.blogspot.com
*Will also work Monday, November 23rd*

PROTESTERS — Males or Females, any ethnicity, ages 18+, please list any acting and/or set experience in submission

GRAFFITI ARTIST — (FEATURED RATE) Male OR Female, Any Ethnicity, ages 21+, looking for rough around the edges types, think “mischievous” and up to no good, Must have REAL graffiti skills and be able to submit samples of work

If available email RECENT photo, include name, age, phone, height, weight, all clothing sizes, (including shoes) to: containmentextrascasting@gmail.com; SUBJECT LINE “DAY 3” (indicate which role you are submitting for in the subject)

FRIDAY, NOV 20TH

NURSES/ORDERLIES — Males or Females, any ethnicity, ages 18+, please list any medical or hospital (real or on film/tv) experience

SICK PATIENTS — Males or Females, any ethnicity, ages 18+, *MUST BE OK w/ SPFX makeup*

If available email RECENT photo, include name, age, phone, height, weight, all clothing sizes, (including shoes) to: containmentextrascasting@gmail.com; SUBJECT LINE “Day 5 ” (indicate which role you are submitting for in the subject)

WE WILL ALSO BE CASTING THE FOLLOWING ROLES FOR MULTIPLE SHOOT DATES TO COME:

KIDS — Males or Females, any ethnicity, ages 6+, please list any acting and/or set experience in submission

MEDICAL TECHS — Male OR Female, any ethnicity, ages 21+, looking for those with REAL medical experience

MEDIA TYPES — Males or Females, any ethnicity, ages 18+, please list any on-camera and/or print reporting, journalism, photography, or camera op or production experience in submission

MILITARY/POLICE — Males or Females, any ethnicity, ages 18+, looking for those with REAL military or law enforcement experience

SCIENTIST TYPES — Males or Females, any ethnicity, ages 18+, please list any lab tech or medical experience

If available email RECENT photo, include name, age, phone, height, weight, all clothing sizes, (including shoes) to: containmentextrascasting@gmail.com; “INDICATE WHICH ROLE YOU ARE SUBMITTING FOR IN THE SUBJECT LINE”

CW Containment casting call for extras



2 thoughts on “New Show “Containment” Casting Call for Extras & Featured Roles – Babies, Kids and Adults

  1. Dalton Davis

    I’d like to audition for the show containment. I’m 12 years old now my birthday is 07/07/03 and I really want to get noticed. Can you please make this happen?
    Thank you for viewing this comment and goodbye

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  2. Jeffrey Williams

    Hello my name is Jeff Williams I am a retired combat vet who looking for extra work, moved here from Savannah Ga. about 8 months now and I was a correctional officer for the toughest prison in the state of Georgia for 12 yrs.

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