Extras Casting Call for “Billions” in NYC


Get cast as an extra on Showtime’s TV series “Billions”

Billions” is filming season 5 in the New York City area and the series will be filming in the the New York City area from November 2019 all the way into May 2020. The popular Showtime series is now casting New York and area locals that would like to work as background extras in season 5. The show’s extras casting directors with GWC of NY will be needing  paid extras of all ethnicities for some upcoming scenes.  Please see the details below.

As production ramps up, there will most likely be quite a few more extras calls coming out for “Billions” in the NYC area.

Paul Giamatti stars in the Showtime series, “Billions“ – Where wealth, influence and corruption collide.  “Billions” is set in New York where it films. In the show, Paul Giamatti plays a U.S. attorney who is trying to bring down his nemesis, a hedge fund manager played by Damien Lewis.

Paul Giamatti and Damien Lewis  star – Shrewd U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades is embroiled in a high-stakes game of predator vs. prey with Bobby Axelrod, an ambitious hedge-fund king. To date, Rhoades has never lost an insider trading case — he’s 81-0 — but when criminal evidence turns up against Axelrod, he proceeds cautiously in building the case against Axelrod, who employs Rhoades’ wife, psychiatrist Wendy, as a performance coach for his company. Wendy, who has been in her position longer than Chuck has been in his, refuses to give up her career for her husband’s legal crusade against Axelrod. Both men use their intelligence, power and influence to outmaneuver the other in this battle over billions. The high-profile cast is led by Emmy winners Paul Giamatti (“John Adams”) and Damian Lewis (“Homeland”) as Chuck Rhoades and Bobby Axelrod, respectively.

Grant Wilfley Casting is seeking NEW PALTZ, NY locals to portray NON-UNION background for work on BILLIONS!

Rate: $165/10hrs

Works 12/2-12/3 in New Paltz, NY
interior and exterior scenes!

Seeking men and women, all ethnicities, 20s-70s.

Looking to fill the following roles:
-Male Dock Workers
-Boat Staff
-Wait Staff
-Wealthy/Upscale Event Goers

We are seeking these roles for BOTH days, 12/2 and 12/3, but you will only be needed for ONE day. Different people each day!

Please note:
-Must be 18 or older to work
-Must have valid, US-issued, unrestricted ID to work
-Must be local to New Paltz area!

Please email billions@gwcnyc.com with:
-confirm you are non-union
-avail for work on 12/2?
-avail for work on 12/3?
-all sizes: MEN- height, weight, suit, shirt, pants, and shoe / WOMEN- height, weight, bust-waist-hip, dress, and shoe
-2-3 photos showing your current look (all photos should be in clear plain lighting, no sunglasses, no hats, no editing! make sure we can see you clearly!)
-confirm you are over 18
-confirm you are local to New Paltz area
-confirm that you can provide valid, US-issued ID to fill out your I9
-do you have any visible tattoos?
-phone number

Please write in the subject line: “Facebook, NEW PALTZ LOCALS.”

GWC is seeking a body double for a principal character on Showtime’s Billions!


GWC is seeking SAG or Non-Union Women to portray Strippers/Exotic Dancers with REAL Experience on Showtime’s Billions!

Tentatively works Monday 11/25 in Queens, NY.
There will be a TBD costume fitting prior to the work date if selected.

This is paid background work!

Seeking the following:
-Scantily Clad Women working the room (must be comfortable appearing in lingerie on camera)
-Topless Women pole dancing/dancing on stage (must be comfortable appearing topless on camera)

Please note:
-Must be 18 or older to work
-Must be local to NYC area
-Must have valid, unexpired, US-issued ID to work
-Minimal or no tattoos is preferred!

Please email billions@gwcnyc.com with:
-SAG or non-union?
-avail for 11/25?
-please detail your experience as a stripper/exotic dancer/ pole dancer
-are you comfortable appearing scantily clad on camera?
-are you comfortable appearing topless on camera?
-are you comfortable pole dancing on camera?
-all sizes: height, weight, bust-waist-hip, dress, and shoe
-3-4 recent photos showing your current look (please include close up and full body in bathing suit or similar so we can see your body type. if you have tattoos, please make sure we can see them in the photos)
-do you have tattoos?
-confirm you are over 18
-confirm you are local to NY area
-confirm you have valid, unexpired, US-issued ID to work
-phone number

Please write in the subject line: “FACEBOOK, STRIPPERS.”

One thought on “Extras Casting Call for “Billions” in NYC

  1. Everett Moore

    I Am perfect for the Billions show, I grew up in Park Slope, Brooklyn, New York, and I have observed my city and its wrong doings since i was a child. My name is Everett Moore I am 18 years old, and I strive to be a helping hand on the set.


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