ABC TV Show “The Wonder Years” Casting Call for Paid Extras – Atlanta Area


The Wonder Years is now casting paid background actors in Atlanta

The family comedy is back in production for the 2021 / 2022 season and casting directors are looking to cast people in the Atlanta area who may want to work on set as paid TV show extras.

The Wonder Years, a reboot of the coming-of-age comedy from decades back…. is now filming.  Casting directors at Central Casting are currently looking for people in the area that would like to work as paid extras on set.  The series stars Elisha “EJ” Williams as Dean Williams.

The show follows his life as a child who grew up in the Montgomery, Alabama are and is set decades back in the 1960s.  The show is narrated by Don Cheadle, who portrays the adult character and his recollections of his upbringing.

The show recently premiered and is still filming new episodes.

About the show:

“Inspired by the beloved award-winning series of the same name, ‘The Wonder Years’ is a coming-of-age story set in the late 1960s that takes a nostalgic look at a Black middle-class family in Montgomery, Alabama, through the point of view of imaginative 12-year-old Dean. With the wisdom of his adult years, Dean’s hopeful and humorous recollections show how his family found their ‘wonder years’ in a turbulent time.”



Please note that the following casting calls are only for extras and you must live in the Atlanta area in order to be considered.

THE WONDER YEARS – Currently Casting!
Show: The Wonder Years
Rate: $100/10 (Filming Rate) – $25/2 (Testing Rate)
Location: Testing in Midtown, filming & fittings in Stone Mountain
Date: Test MON 11/1, Fitting TUES 11/2, Filming WED 11/3 AND THURS 10/4

Role – Bar Mitzvah Attendee. The Wonder Years is looking for those that are able to portray Caucasian for a fun bar mitzvah scene! Looking for those able to portray ages 30s – 80s.
You do not need to be registered with Central Casting in order to work! Please share this with friends and family!

This production is requiring all cast & crew to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and to be considered for work you MUST FALL INTO EITHER OF THE TWO FOLLOWING CATEGORIES: (1) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson) or (2) have a disability or sincerely held religious belief that prevents vaccination.
Any job offer will be conditioned on satisfactorily showing such evidence to the production AND testing negative for COVID. The production will collect your evidence, not Central Casting; thus do NOT send your evidence to Central Casting. This applies to all minors working as well as all guardians.

How to submit:
Please send the following information
1. Full legal name
2. Contact info (please include your phone number & email address)
3. Please send current photos (full body and head shot)
4. Current wardrobe sizes (Height / Weight / Pants / Shirt)
5. Does you meet the vaccination requirements stated above?
Subject: MITZVAH

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