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How do I register?

Do I need to register in person or can I do it by mail?

Do I need to live in the Los Angeles area to register?

What should I wear for my photo?

Does Central Casting cast speaking roles?

What kind of experience do I need to become a background actor?

How do I get work once I register at Central Casting?

Do you register Minors?

Do I need to be a member of the SAG-AFTRA Union to do background acting?

How do I join the SAG-AFTRA Union?

What is a “Call-in Service” and do I need one to help me get work?

Is there a guarantee of work?

How often should I expect to work?

Why does it seem that some people who are in my category are working more than I am?

What do I do if I forget or lose my work information for the next day and I can’t get through to the casting director that hired me?

How do I know if I have been hired as a union or non-union background actor?

What are the work line phone numbers?

What number do I call to access the casting information boxes?

What happens if I miss a call from Central Casting?

What do I do if I have an emergency and either can’t get to my job on time or I have to cancel my job for the next day?

Why does Central Casting occasionally call me late at night and change my call time for the next day?

I call in and hear about a potential job, but then I can’t get through on the lines. What should I do?

Can I register my car?

Can I register my pet?

How many hours is a typical work day?

Can I take additional photos?

Can I send pictures through the mail or internet?

Is a resume helpful?

Can I visit the office to meet the Casting Directors?

Am I able to send a thank you gift to a Casting Director?

I’m already registered as non-union with Central Casting but I recently joined SAG-AFTRA. Do I need to register again?

I’m registered at Central Casting New York but would like to now work in Los Angeles. Do I need to register again?

What is Central Casting’s mailing address?