HBO TV Series “Ballers” Casting Call for Extras

02/17/2016

There is a casting call out in Miami for Dwayne Johnson’s HBO comedy “Ballers”

The show is in production in the Miami area and is casting actors for small roles as well as extras. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is starring and producing the new show with “Pain and Gain” co-star Mark Wahlberg.  

The casting call states that the series is looking to fill a few small roles in the new series and are seeking talent that would like to work as TV extras in the Miami, Florida area.  “Ballers” has been filming around the Miami area for some weeks now and production is getting close to wrapping. For those who would love to get a chance to work as an extra on this series, there are still some scenes left to film and there is a current casting call out for background talent.  Marinella Hume Casting is looking for submissions from local talent (Miami area only!) available to work the dates listed below.

WWE superstar Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson stars in the HBO comedy. According to Deadline the 1/2 hour comedy will follow the lives of professional football players. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson stars as retired player Spencer Strasmore. Omar Benson Miller will be playing another athlete who is also retired from sports and looking for his next big break. Joining Johnson and Miller will be Denzel Washington’s son who plays an athlete and Rob Corddy who plays a financial adviser.

New HBO comedy series "Ballers" casting actors in Miami

Please only apply if you are local to South Florida.

Casting directors with Miami Talent are seeking the following:

We are now casting for the remaining few weeks left of filming on BALLERS.

Please do not submit if you do not live in Florida. 

BALLERS – THIS SHOOTS IN MIAMI

Please note some of these positions may require an interview and/or costume fitting.

Please do not send an email saying “I’m in the database” and proceed to send no pics, sizes, or contact info.
These are NOT principal roles.
THIS SHOOTS IN MIAMI, FLORIDA.

CASTING THE FOLLOWING EXTRAS for BALLERS

If you are submitting for multiple roles, send only one email with the different roles in the subject line.

SAINTS FANS: Men & Women, ages 18+. All ethnicities. This will work Monday, February 22nd. Put “NOLA” in subject line. If you have New Orleans Saints apparel, note that in your submission.

BIKINI GIRLS: Female, 18-35, ATTRACTIVE & FIT. Must be comfortable and look good in a bikini. Playboy/glamour/fitness models!! This will work Monday, February 22nd. Put “BEADS” in subject line.

PILOT: Men, ages 28-60, distinguished pilot look. This will work Monday, February 22nd. Put “PILOT” in subject line.

FLIGHT ATTENDANTS: In-Shape, Attractive Men & Women, ages 18-40. All ethnicities. This will work Monday, February 22nd. Put “FLIGHT” in subject line.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS EXECS: Looking for professional-looking men, ages 30-70, to play NFL team-management types, owners, GMs, team personnel, coaches, etc. This will work Monday, February 22nd. Put “SAINTS EXEC” in subject line.

JOCK TYPE GUYS: Men, ages 25-35, in shape, athletic, and attractive. Works Tuesday, February 23rd. Put “QB BOYS” in subject line.

BLACK PAINTBALL GUYS: Black Men, ages 18-40, who play paintball. Please detail your experience and include pictures of any gear you own. Scheduled to work Wednesday, February 24th. Put “PAINTBALL” in subject line.

FRESH FACES – If you have yet to work on “Ballers” this season, add “FRESH” to the subject line of your submission.

Rate for extras is $113 for 12 hours. After 12 hours OT kicks in.

If you have worked on Ballers previously this season, please note the scene, episode, role, etc.

PLEASE SEND YOUR SUBMISSIONS TO: ballers.mhc@gmail.com

IMPORTANT PLEASE READ – PAY ATTENTION. ANY SUBMISSION THAT DOESN’T FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS WILL BE IGNORED.
To be considered please read the following instructions and send an email to the appropriate project you are submitting for with the below information:

Include the following information:
Name:
Age:
Contact Phone Number:
Location:
Email:
Height:
Weight:
Waist:
Inseam:
Shoe:
Jacket:
Blouse/Dress Size:
Make/Model/Year/Color of Vehicle:
PLEASE NOTE ANY TATTOOS YOU HAVE AND LOCATION OF TATTOOS. If you have No tattoos, simply write “no tattoos”.

We shoot Monday thru Friday, expect 12+ hour shoots . Not all days will be this long, but you should always be prepared to be there for the entire duration of the shoot day. Please keep that in mind when accepting a booking. You cannot leave to pick up kids, walk dog, doctor’s appointments, etc.

ALL SUBMISSIONS-
Please Including 4 Photos of yourself :
– 1 Head shot style
– 1 Waist up Shot
– 1 Full Body Shot
– 1 Full Body Side Shot

*Photos must be well lit, clear & in focus, no hats, glasses or other props

**These photos should have been taken recently and MUST reflect exactly what you currently look like

Make sure to note the role you are submitting for in the subject line of your email.



7 thoughts on “HBO TV Series “Ballers” Casting Call for Extras

  1. Alan Daniel Judd

    Love to act, it has always been a dream of mine, I have been in Honor Choir, Theater Classes, and have been practicing Drama since I was really young. If there are any available male positions, please let me know as soon as possible.

    Reply
  2. Antoinette Williams

    I’m 24, female and located in Miami, FL.

    Reply
  3. Jeffrey Rosenberg

    I had the opportunity to do extra work in season one. I would like to be notified when casting calls begin for season two and if you will be doing any casting for larger roles for new characters. Thanks Jeff

    Reply
  4. Isaiah Thompson

    My name is Isaiah. I am 6 foot 3, 340 pounds. I will be great for this TV show. I am very athletic, still in football shape and I am also from Miami.

    Reply
  5. Divine jackson

    I’m a 6’4, 245lbs actor that will be great for all roles given.

    Reply
  6. Niviafurg

    I would like to audition, 🙂 gender female, 18, fun spirit and would love to be one of the actors or extras.

    Reply
  7. Shey Samy

    Hi,
    I saw the casting call for Ballers and would like to do an online/skype audition for any available role.

    Gender: Female
    Age: 14
    Nationality: South African

    Reply

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