Sign up: Adults. Sign up: Minors. Welcome to Central Casting, the leading background casting company in the entertainment industry. Want to get on sets of your favorite movies and TV shows? At Central Casting, we book hundreds of Backgroun Actors, Stand-Ins, and doubles every day. Talent Onboarding is now open across all our offices to register adults and minors. Welcome to Central Casting, the leading background casting company in the entertainment industry. Want to get on sets of your favorite movies and TV shows? At Central Casting, we book hundreds of Backgroun Actors, Stand-Ins, and doubles every day. Talent Onboarding is now open across all our offices to register adults and minors. Follow this link to sign up an adult. Follow this link to sign up a minor.

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Now casting kids!

  • Is your child on summer break or homeschooled with a flexible schedule? Many productions are in need of minor Background Actors, now is a great opportunity to get your kids on set by signing them up with Central Casting. Make a reservation for a Talent Onboarding session so we can book your child on popular movies and TV shows! Reserve Now.

Now hiring multiple positions

  • Central Casting is looking for talented individuals to join our casting staff in our Los Angeles, New York, and Georgia offices. Learn more about our casting positions and other staff opportunities on our Careers page.

COVID-19 booster requirement effective March 15, 2022

  • Updates to the Return to Work Agreement regarding productions with a mandatory vaccination policy for Zone A. For details, see the Return to Work Agreement page.

Text Messages From Central Casting

  • We are aware that some of our text messages are being blocked by certain service providers and we are currently working to resolve the issue. Be sure to regularly check your email on file for messages from Casting Directors. All communications from Central Casting also appear in the inbox of your online profile.

Update to online profile regarding vaccination status

  • In your online profile, you now have the option to specify if you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or are seeking religious/medical exemption. Log in to your profile, open the “Key Information” tab, and scroll to the “COVID-19 vaccination question” to update. You can learn more on our Return to Work Agreement page.

Direct Deposit for Background Actors

  • Central Casting is excited to announce a direct deposit payment option for Background Actors! If you’d like to be paid by direct deposit instead of paper checks, you can sign up through myEP once then will receive all payment via direct deposit for productions where Central Casting provides casting services and Entertainment Partners handles payroll. Learn More.

Introducing SmartVoucher

  • Central Casting is excited to announce SmartVoucher, our new digital voucher platform. In order to use SmartVoucher, you will need to claim your online profile if you haven’t already. You can find more information on SmartVoucher on the Talent page. Learn more.

Tech support chat

  • Our tech support chat is now available between 6am-6pm PT for technical help with your online profile, email updates, required training questions (Los Angeles and New York only), and more. Note: technical support and casting are separate. If you need to cancel, are going to be late, have questions about your booking, or other casting related inquiries, you must contact your Central Casting office.

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#tbt Looking back on our two Animal Kingdom Talent Onboarding events in Oceanside, CA. Thank you to all our amazing Background Actors who worked on this show for six seasons. Great casting by Jimmy, Lauren P, and our Los Angeles team! Don't miss the final season of Animal Kingdom airing now on TNT.

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#tbt Looking back on our two Animal Kingdom Talent Onboarding events in Oceanside, CA. Thank you to all our amazing Background Actors who worked on this show for six seasons. Great casting by Jimmy, Lauren P, and our Los Angeles team! Dont miss the final season of Animal Kingdom airing now on TNT.

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