Billions TV Show Casting Photo Double for Child Actor in NYC

03/07/2021

Billions is back in production and casting extras and photodoubles.

Billions airs on Showtime and is now filming it’s 5th season in 2021. Billions stars Damian Lewis and Paul Giamatti. The show is a drama that premiered back in 2016 and revolves around a hedge fund manager who makes billions and an attorney who is going after him.

Casting directors for the TV series Billions are looking for extras, photo doubles and stand-ins who are local to the New York City area. These are only open to locals in the NYC area, so please only apply if you live in New York and completely fit the descriptions of the roles that need to be filled.

About the show:
Emmy and Golden Globe winners Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis star in a complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades (Giamatti) and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby “Axe” Axelrod (Lewis) are on an explosive collision course, with each using all of his considerable smarts, power and influence to outmaneuver the other. The stakes are in the billions in this timely, provocative series.


Please see the current needs below:

SAG/NU to portray PHOTO DOUBLE for Child Actor on Season 5 of BILLIONS!

Caucasian Male with Red/Auburn Hair.
5’6-5’8, Men’s Size Small
Seeking Submissions from ages 13-17 yrs AND 18+.

DATES:
COVID Test on 3/17, Test/Fitting/Hold Day on 3/18, Work on 3/19
COVID Test on 3/29, Test/Hold Day on 3/30, Work on 3/31
Filming in Brooklyn, NY.
Photo Double $209/8hrs

Minors must have valid NY child performer work permit and trust account (or be willing to set up.)
Everyone must be comfortable being clean shaven and receiving a hair cut to match the principal’s if needed.

Please email submissions to billions@gwcnyc.com with:
-name
-union status
-phone number
-are you over 18?
-*if a minor, please note age/DOB
-*if a minor, please include parent’s name & phone number
-*if a minor, please note if child has work permit and trust account
-avail for COVID Test on 3/17 & 3/29?
-fully avail for additional test, fitting, and hold day on 3/18 & 3/30?
-fully avail for work on 3/19 & 3/31?
-all sizes: height, weight, suit, shirt, pants, and shoe
-3-4 recent photos showing your CURRENT look and hair! Please include close up and full body photos. Selfies are best! (NO editing, filters, professional headshots, sunglasses, masks, hats in photos.)
-confirm you are local to NY area
-What ID will you provide for your I9? (please note if you have a visa or restricted ID of any kind)
-please confirm you are ok being clean shaven and receiving a hair cut to match the principal’s
Please write in the subject line: “FACEBOOK, Child Actor Photo Double.”



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