New Showtime show City on a Hill is casting extras in New York.
The show is scheduled to premiere this year and is being executive produced by Matt Damon, Ben Affleck as well as Tom Fontana, Jennifer Todd, James Mangold, Barry Levinson and Michael Cuesta.
City on a Hill is now in production and New York’s GWC is looking to fill various small, non-speaking, extras roles on the show.
The show is set in the Boston area in the early 1990s and revolves around assistant district attorney Decourcy Ward. Ward forms an alliance with a corrupt FBI agent. The pair will ultimately take on a project with many repercussions, possibly changing the criminal justice system in the process. The setting in the fictional project is Boston, during a time of heightened crime and racism. While the story is fictional, the show will supposedly take a hard look at criminal justice, the systematic changes within the criminal justice system as well as the agencies that work hand in hand with them.
Deadline reports that Showtime ordered 12 episodes of City On A Hill for season 1. The series stars veteran actor Kevin Bacon and Underground’s Aldis Hodge.
City on a Hill is written by Chuck MacLean and according to Deadline comes from an idea pitched by Ben Affleck. based on an original idea by Affleck. “City on a Hill” has a premiere date in June of 2019.
Interested in being an extra on “City on a Hill?” Here is the casting notice:
Please note that the showfilms in NYC and is only considering extras who live in the area.
GWC is seeking NON-UNION Boys & Girls ages 6-15 years old, all ethnicity, to portray early 1990’s Kids at the Aquarium on the Showtime series CITY ON A HILL.
Tentative Shoot Date: 3/26 in NYC.Exterior work.
Fitting are being held TBD in Brooklyn.
Pays Non-union bg rate: $165/10hrs
-Everyone must have valid, unexpired, unrestricted US-issued ID
-Everyone should have early 90’s hair, nothing modern
-Children should have a valid NY child performer work permit
Please email email@example.com with:
-Child’s Full name
-Child’s age and date of birth
-Child’s Union Status
-does your child have a valid NY child performer work permit? If so, what is the expiration date?
-Full availability 3/26
-all of your child’s sizes: Men:Height, Weight, jacket, shirt size (S,M,L,XL), neck, sleeve, waist, inseam, and shoe sizes; Women: Height, Weight, shirt size (S,M,L,XL), bust, waist, hips, dress, and shoe.
-2-3 good quality selfies that clearly depict your current look and current hair length (no headshots please)
-confirm you are a Tri-State area local
-what IDs can you provide for your child’s I9? (please note if you have a visa or restricted ID of any kind)
Please write in the subject line: “FACEBOOK,Aquarium kid submission”
Check out Showtime’s trailer for City On A Hill: