NBC’s This Is Us is is filming new episodes and now casting lots of small roles in Memphis.
“This Is Us” is looking to cast Memphis locals who would love to work as paid background actors on the show.
The critically acclaimed series is created by Dan Fogelman and the show premiered on September 20th, 2016. Since the premiere, the show has had rave reviews and earned multiple award nominations which include nominations for Best Television Series at the Golden Globes, best Drama Series at Critics Choice Awards, and the American Film Institute chose “This is Us” as their top TV program.
Seven days after the show premiered, NBC announced that the show was being picked up for an 18 episode second season and this month, NBC had renewed the show for season 3. The season 3 pickup announcement came before season 2 even hit the air waves.
“This Is Us” is a comedy / drama about the family lives of people who all seem to share the same birthday. The show’s ensemble cast stars Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan, and Ron Cephas Jones. The show’s cast has also received their fair share of critical acclaim. Mandy Moore and Chrissy Metz both got Golden Globe nominations for their supporting roles on the show.
“This is Us” has a rush call out in the Memphis, TN area for extras who are available to work on set tomorrow.
MEMPHIS, TN Casting Notice – NBC series “This Is Us” for work on FRIDAY 1/27/17
PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT to this booking if you are not 100% fully available and committed!
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We do not have Call Times yet and you would need to be fully 100% available on work date (regardless of what the wrap time ends up being!). MUST be available ALL DAY!! You MUST have open/flexible availability if submitting so that you can work WHATEVER the call times & wrap times end up being. If not, please DO NOT SUBMIT!
Pay rate for EXTRAS is $64.00 for 8 hours ($8.00/hr with an 8 hour guarantee). You will be paid overtime for anything over 8 hours at time & 1/2.You will receive a check in the mail usually 14-16 business days AFTER you work. (*WE do not handle payroll so checks are issued from the Production payroll company)
Location is in the MEMPHIS, TN area. *We will not be reimbursing travel to MEMPHIS nor providing accommodation in the area – Local Memphis Hire ONLY
BARBER SHOP CUSTOMERS: male, African American, age range 60-85, interesting characters you might find hanging around a Memphis barber shop
To submit for work – Please EMAIL US to: email@example.com with subject line BARBER SHOP. You MUST include first & last name, a valid contact number, age range and a RECENT photo taken within the past month. Emails without a recent photo will not be acknowledged!
GREEN ROOM VIPs: men and women, all ethnicities, age range 25-55, hip, trendy, NY types. **Men please specify if you own a suit
To submit for work.
Please EMAIL US to: firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line FRIDAY BOOKING. You MUST include first & last name, a valid contact number and a RECENT photo taken within the past month. MUST also have a talent profile in the OLC database that has been recently updated (2016-2017)
PLEASE DO NOT send more than one email! PLEASE DO NOT email if you don’t fit these casting requirements or are not available on the listed work date.