New Casting Notice out for CW’s supernatural themed series “Vampire Diaries”
While many productions are on hiatus for the holidays, their casting directors are still hard at work booking talent for upcoming episodes filming in 2016. “Vampire Diaries” picks up production in early January and is now casting background talent to appear in an episode filming during the second week of January 2016. The show is seeking fit talent to play armory agents in a scene filming on the 12th in the Decatur area. Thew show is also seeking Native American or Hispanic extras to play elders in a scene filming on the 13th in Conyers, GA. See below for submission instructions.
The “Vampire Diaries” is a supernatural / Fantasy drama series which airs on the CW Network. The show is developed by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec. The show is based on the book series also called “vampire Diaries” which was written by L. J. Smith. The show first aired on CW in ’09. The show revolves around a woman named Elena (Nina Dobrev) who falls for a very old vampire, Stefan, and then gets tangled up in a love triangle which includes her new beau’s brother. The popular CW show also spawned a spin-off called “The Originals” which focuses on one of the Vampire families featured in the series. “The Originals” also films in Georgia.
BACKGROUND ARTISTS CASTING ATLANTA
VAMPIRE DIARIES (PLEASE READ CAREFULLY) is looking for extras (new faces preferred) to work our current episode. Shoot days range between Monday, January 11, 2016 and Friday, 15, 2016 in Decatur, GA and Conyers, GA. Please see below for breakdown….
TUESDAY, JANUARY 12th (Decatur, Ga)
ARMORY AGENTS: male/female; ages 21-45; open ethnicity — Looking for CROSS-FIT types; Please submit photos that show off physique
If available email RECENT photo, include name, age, phone, height, weight, all clothing sizes, (including shoes) to: email@example.com; SUBJECT LINE: Include the role you are submitting for in the subject line, Ex. “AGENTS”
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 13th (Conyers, Ga)
ELDERS: MALE; 30 – 60; Native American, or Hispanic that can play Native American (i.e Mexican, South American) — Must not be claustrophobic [Receives $30 Bump]
**Must be able to come in for a fitting Monday,January 11, 2016**
If available email RECENT photo, include name, age, phone, height, weight, all clothing sizes, (including shoes) to: firstname.lastname@example.org; SUBJECT LINE: “Include the role you are submitting for in the subject line, Ex. “ELDERS”.
THURSDAY, January 14th (Decatur, Ga)
TRIBE MEMBERS: ages 18-50; male/ female; Filipino Americans — Must be comfortable playing dead and having artificial blood on person [Receives $20 Bump]
If available email RECENT photo, include name, age, phone, height, weight, all clothing sizes, (including shoes) to: email@example.com; SUBJECT LINE: Include the role you are submitting for in the subject line, Ex. “TRIBE MEMBERS”
IMPORTANT NOTE: Please be mindful of the photos you submit. These photos WILL BE SENT to the Director and Producers to make choices. A lot of times we can’t submit people because their photo isn’t appropriate for the role submitted for, we can’t clearly see the person in the picture, picture is of poor quality, etc. A current candid photo taken on a camera phone in good lighting is sufficient majority of the time.
(Please indicate whether or not you live in Atlanta if you have an out of state number)
Extra rate is $60/8; overtime after 8hrs; with appropriate bumps where applicable
PLEASE DO NOT SEND DUPLICATE SUBMISSIONS.