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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.

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.

Interested in a career as a Casting Director?

  • Central Casting is always looking for talented individuals to join our casting staff. If you’re interested in casting Background Actors and Stand-Ins in popular movies and TV shows, learn more about our Casting Director and other staff opportunities in Los Angeles, New York, Atlanta, and New Orleans on our Careers page.

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.

Central Casting Policies and Arbitration Agreement

  • All talent signed up with Central Casting are required to comply with Central Casting’s policies which includes a mandatory arbitration agreement. If you choose to continue your employment/casting relationship with Central Casting, your consent to the arbitration agreement is deemed automatic and no action is needed from you, and you may continue to submit for work like you normally do. You are not required to review the arbitration agreement, but if you choose to read it, it is available in our Forms and Policies section. Refusal to comply with Central Casting’s arbitration agreement and policies will mean you are ineligible to work on Central Casting jobs.

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NOW CASTING!! 18+ ROLLER SKATERS FOR 20th Television & Disney+ The Crossover

If you fit this description and are available for ALL listed dates, please submit to: www.centralcasting.com/rollerskaters/

Please like, tag, share and help us spread the word to anyone you know who fits the description and may be interested!

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Dates: Wed Jul 6, 2022 [COVID Test ], Thu Jul 7, 2022 [Fitting], Sat Jul 9, 2022 [COVID Test], Mon Jul 11, 2022 [Filming], Tue Jul 12, 2022 [Filming] and Wed Jul 13, 2022 [Filming ] THIS IS A 3 DAY CALL (Monday and Wednesday will be at the roller skating rink. Tuesday will take place at the Bowling Alley)

Rate: $150/12 Filming (Experienced Skaters); $50 for COVID Test; $50 for Fitting; $25 bump if you have skates

Location: Testing in Gretna, LA + Filming in New Orleans

18tly Skaters : Looking for men and women 18+ who are willing to portray Roller Skaters and a Skating Couple Kissing (18+, any portrayable ethnicity)

Thanks!

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This production has a mandatory vaccination policy for all Zone A workers, including Background Actors, Stand-Ins, and other talent ages 5 and above working on its set. To be eligible to work on this production, you must be (1) either (a) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine AND received a “Booster” if you are eligible for a Booster according to CDC guidelines (click here to check if you are eligible for Booster) (Also: if you received the AstraZeneca and Novava x vaccines, then three doses of any combination of Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca, or Novavax vaccines would deem you Boosted) or (b) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine but not yet Booster-eligible; or (2) have a medical disability or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents vaccination. Any offer of work is “conditioned” on you providing adequate proof to Production that you meet either of the criteria mentioned above. If you are unable to show adequate proof to Production, then you are ineligible to be hired for this particular Production.

If you answer “yes” to this message, then you are hereby attesting to the fact that you can and will provide adequate proof to Production. If you are selected, Production will collect and verify your proof. Your answer will be provided to the production/studio. Please follow the instructions provided to you on how to provide proof to the production/studio.
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NOW CASTING!! 18+ ROLLER SKATERS FOR 20th Television & Disney+ The Crossover

If you fit this description and are available for ALL listed dates, please submit to: https://www.centralcasting.com/rollerskaters/

Please like, tag, share and help us spread the word to anyone you know who fits the description and may be interested!

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Dates: Wed Jul 6, 2022 [COVID Test ], Thu Jul 7, 2022 [Fitting], Sat Jul 9, 2022 [COVID Test], Mon Jul 11, 2022 [Filming], Tue Jul 12, 2022 [Filming] and Wed Jul 13, 2022 [Filming ] THIS IS A 3 DAY CALL (Monday and Wednesday will be at the roller skating rink. Tuesday will take place at the Bowling Alley)

Rate: $150/12 Filming (Experienced Skaters); $50 for COVID Test; $50 for Fitting;  $25 bump if you have skates 

Location: Testing in Gretna, LA + Filming in New Orleans

18tly Skaters : Looking for men and women 18+ who are willing to portray Roller Skaters and a Skating Couple Kissing (18+, any portrayable ethnicity)

Thanks!

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This production has a mandatory vaccination policy for all Zone A workers, including Background Actors, Stand-Ins, and other talent ages 5 and above working on its set. To be eligible to work on this production, you must be (1) either (a) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine AND received a “Booster” if you are eligible for a Booster according to CDC guidelines (click here to check if you are eligible for Booster) (Also: if you received the AstraZeneca and Novava x vaccines, then three doses of any combination of Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca, or Novavax vaccines would deem you Boosted) or (b) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine but not yet Booster-eligible; or (2) have a medical disability or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents vaccination. Any offer of work is “conditioned” on you providing adequate proof to Production that you meet either of the criteria mentioned above. If you are unable to show adequate proof to Production, then you are ineligible to be hired for this particular Production.

If you answer “yes” to this message, then you are hereby attesting to the fact that you can and will provide adequate proof to Production. If you are selected, Production will collect and verify your proof. Your answer will be provided to the production/studio. Please follow the instructions provided to you on how to provide proof to the production/studio.

NOW #CASTING Three Shows!
The Crossover, Secrets of Sulphur Springs, Your Honor Season 2

Always wanted to sign up with us for PAID Background #movieextra Opportunities, but can’t make it to regular onboarding sessions during the week? Make an appointment for Saturday July 9th!

Reservations required!
ADULTS: www.centralcasting.com/nola/sign-up/
MINORS (17 and younger): www.centralcasting.com/nola/kids/sign-up/
Requests must be made by the legal guardian and minors must be at least 15 day old.

BE PREPARED for Onboarding!
If you make a reservation, please make sure to READ the email confirmation and follow the instructions. We must turn anyone away who does not come prepared with proper identification and work authorization documents for the I-9 form. View the List of Acceptable Documents on the Department of Homeland Security's website here: www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/form-i-9-acceptable-documents

From the above list, you can choose to use either the List A option, OR the List B and C combination (LIst B and C documents must be presented together). By federal law, we cannot take copies, photos, or receipts of documents. We must be able to verify the original and unexpired document(s).

NOTE: For the purpose of E-Verify, all List B documents MUST contain a nondetachable photo. This includes any List B documents used for MINORS. Photos cannot be stapled, glued, taped, or laminated onto the document.

If you already registered and attended onboarding at our office, or at one of our open calls, please make sure to update your profile by logging in at www.centralcasting.com - You can upload recent photos and update your sizes by using the self-service system. Onboarding Appointments are only for new hires that need to complete their employee paperwork, take their employee photo, and have their I-9 documents verified by the Onboarding Specialist.
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NOW #CASTING Three Shows!
The Crossover, Secrets of Sulphur Springs, Your Honor Season 2

Always wanted to sign up with us for PAID Background #movieextra Opportunities, but can’t make it to regular onboarding sessions during the week? Make an appointment for Saturday July 9th!

Reservations required!
ADULTS: https://www.centralcasting.com/nola/sign-up/
MINORS (17 and younger): https://www.centralcasting.com/nola/kids/sign-up/
Requests must be made by the legal guardian and minors must be at least 15 day old.

BE PREPARED for Onboarding!
If you make a reservation, please make sure to READ the email confirmation and follow the instructions. We must turn anyone away who does not come prepared with proper identification and work authorization documents for the I-9 form. View the List of Acceptable Documents on the Department of Homeland Securitys website here: https://www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/form-i-9-acceptable-documents

From the above list, you can choose to use either the List A option, OR the List B and C combination (LIst B and C documents must be presented together). By federal law, we cannot take copies, photos, or receipts of documents. We must be able to verify the original and unexpired document(s).

NOTE: For the purpose of E-Verify, all List B documents MUST contain a nondetachable photo. This includes any List B documents used for MINORS. Photos cannot be stapled, glued, taped, or laminated onto the document.

If you already registered and attended onboarding at our office, or at one of our open calls, please make sure to update your profile by logging in at www.centralcasting.com - You can upload recent photos and update your sizes by using the self-service system. Onboarding Appointments are only for new hires that need to complete their employee paperwork, take their employee photo, and have their I-9 documents verified by the Onboarding Specialist.

#FlashbackFriday Remember this? youtu.be/04vavjw_yZg
Central Casting on #casting #background #movie #extras for "Girls Trip" filmed during #essencefestival right here in #NewOrleans
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CENTRAL CASTING LOUISIANA IS GROWING!

We are looking for a New Orleans based Casting Assistant whose primary job is to support Casting Directors with all aspects of their casting responsibilities and become acquainted with their ever changing and time-pressured daily goals of providing background performers for television shows and feature films in our downtown New Orleans office.

Feel the satisfaction of doing work that directly impacts the most exciting industry in the world while fostering a work environment with an amazing culture, and an awesome benefits package.

Here are some of the perks you’ll enjoy as part of our comprehensive benefits package:
• Growth potential within the company
• Paid time off and holiday’s
• Medical, dental, and vision and life insurance for you and your dependents
• Equity
• 401(K)

Applicants must be available full-time Monday-Friday with the ability to work overtime daily.

To officially apply, please send your resume to careersNOLA@centralcasting.com.

*** DO NOT submit your resume through Facebook! ***

Please do not call our office with inquiries regarding this job. We will contact eligible candidates after reviewing all the resumes.
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CENTRAL CASTING LOUISIANA IS GROWING!

We are looking for a New Orleans based Casting Assistant whose primary job is to support Casting Directors with all aspects of their casting responsibilities and become acquainted with their ever changing and time-pressured daily goals of providing background performers for television shows and feature films in our downtown New Orleans office.

Feel the satisfaction of doing work that directly impacts the most exciting industry in the world while fostering a work environment with an amazing culture, and an awesome benefits package.

Here are some of the perks you’ll enjoy as part of our comprehensive benefits package: 
• Growth potential within the company
• Paid time off and holiday’s
• Medical, dental, and vision and life insurance for you and your dependents
• Equity 
• 401(K)

Applicants must be available full-time Monday-Friday with the ability to work overtime daily.   

To officially apply, please send your resume to careersNOLA@centralcasting.com. 

*** DO NOT submit your resume through Facebook! ***

Please do not call our office with inquiries regarding this job. We will contact eligible candidates after reviewing all the resumes.

NOW OPEN! Early Morning Onboarding Appointments for Monday June 20th!

Reserve Your Spot Here:
ADULTS: www.centralcasting.com/nola/sign-up/
MINORS: www.centralcasting.com/nola/kids/sign-up/

No Walk-Ins! You MUST have an appointment and have the required documents to gain entry to the office.

Available appointments can be seen on the reservation calendar three days ahead of time. For Early Morning spots on Wednesday, please check back on Sunday!

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS for the I-9 Form:
Anyone seeking employment with Central Casting, incuding MINORS, must present identification and work authorization documents for the I-9 form. For the purpose of identity, the identification document provided must contain a nondetachable photo (it cannot be glued, taped on, stapled on, or laminated onto the document). If brining a List B identification document you MUST bring a List C document to go with it. See the complete list of acceptable documents for the I-9 form here: www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/form-i-9-acceptable-documents

We cannot accept copies, photos, or receipts of documents.
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NOW OPEN! Early Morning Onboarding Appointments for Monday June 20th!

Reserve Your Spot Here: 
ADULTS: https://www.centralcasting.com/nola/sign-up/
MINORS: https://www.centralcasting.com/nola/kids/sign-up/

No Walk-Ins! You MUST have an appointment and have the required documents to gain entry to the office. 

Available appointments can be seen on the reservation calendar three days ahead of time. For Early Morning spots on Wednesday, please check back on Sunday!

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS for the I-9 Form:
Anyone seeking employment with Central Casting, incuding MINORS, must present identification and work authorization documents for the I-9 form. For the purpose of identity, the identification document provided must contain a nondetachable photo (it cannot be glued, taped on, stapled on, or laminated onto the document). If brining a List B identification document you MUST bring a List C document to go with it. See the complete list of acceptable documents for the I-9 form here: https://www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/form-i-9-acceptable-documents

We cannot accept copies, photos, or receipts of documents.

NOW CASTING!!! 18+ CHEERLEADERS FOR 20th Television & Disney+ The Crossover

Looking for EXPERIENCED CHEERLEADERS to work this summer on a new project! Share with anyone who may fit this!

*** Filming in the greater New Orleans area***
*** Covid Test: Monday June 20th
*** Filming: Wednesday June 22nd

*** ALL MUST COVID TEST!

RATES:
18+ BG Portraying CHEERLEADERS: Filming RATE: $140/12 + $50/2 COVID Test

18+ CHEERLEADERS:
People (18+, any portrayable ethnicity) who appear to be CHEERLEADERS. We are looking to cast the Basketball CHEERLEADING team for the Main Actors’ team and their opposing team.

Please submit the following to detailsnola@centralcasting.com with the subject line The Crossover: CHEERLEADER

Full Name
Phone
Email Address
A Current Photo
Sizes
Cheerleading Experience
Registration Status at Central (you are not required to be registered at Central Casting)

You will have to test at least 48 hours prior to tryouts/rehearsal/fitting/filming. These tests are mid-nasal.

Please read thoroughly and submit only if you are available for work date, location, and okay with production's requirements.
*****IMPORTANT VAX INFO*****

Please read thoroughly and submit only if you are available and okay with production's requirements.

COVID TESTING: COVID TESTING: Must pass Production Arranged COVID test(s) to work. Even if you test negative, you are not confirmed for work unless we send you details confirming shoot day.

**As a condition of working on set, Background Actors (including children and parents for minors) will be subject to the same testing & vaccination requirements as cast & crew in advance of work dates.**

This production has a mandatory vaccination policy for all Zone A workers, including Background Actors, Stand-Ins, and other talent ages 5 and above working on its set. To be eligible to work on this production, you must be (1) either (a) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine AND received a “Booster” if you are eligible for a Booster according to CDC guidelines (click here to check if you are eligible for Booster) (Also: if you received the AstraZeneca and Novava x vaccines, then three doses of any combination of Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca, or Novavax vaccines would deem you Boosted) or (b) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine but not yet Booster-eligible; or (2) have a medical disability or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents vaccination. Any offer of work is “conditioned” on you providing adequate proof to Production that you meet either of the criteria mentioned above and upload it to our confidential portal. If you are unable to show adequate proof to Production, then you are ineligible to be hired for this particular Production.

any ethnicity, 15-18 years old who are REAL CHEERLEADERS. We are looking to cast the Basketball CHEERLEADING team for the Main Actors and their opposing team. Please submit a current photo, sizes and cheerleading experience. If chosen, you should have flexible availability to work June - August. You will have to test at least 48 hours prior to tryouts/rehearsal/fitting/filming. The adult taking you to set, will also have to test. These tests are mid-nasal.
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Are you an early riser?
Do you have some time to spare after your morning workout or before heading to work?
Come register with Central Casting for PAID background (movie extra) work!

For two days only, we are offering early morning Onboarding Appointments as early as 7am!

Monday, June 20th
Wednesday, June 22nd

We'll open up reservations for the above dates beginning Friday, 6/17, so mark your calendar! Spots are first come, first serve.

Onboarding Sessions take about 30 minutes. You’ll fill out employment paperwork mandatory to work on set, and we’ll take your headshot and full-length photo for your Central Casting profile.
Once onboarded, you get to enjoy benefits including:
- First choice casting for upcoming productions
- An official Central Casting headshot and full body shot
- Eligibility to attend Central Casting exclusive events such as Visiting and Central Casting University classes
- Neither you or production staff will need to fill out time consuming daily hiring paperwork on set
- Casting Directors and production staff on set prefer Background Actors who are already onboarded with Central Casting as they already have the required compliance paperwork in place.

NOTE: Since our calendar only shows what's available in three days, please check back closer to the event time for availability!

SIGN UP Links
Choose an appointment that's right for you!
ADULTS: www.centralcasting.com/nola/sign-up/
MINORS: www.centralcasting.com/nola/kids/sign-up/

DOCUMENTS needed for Onboarding
PLEASE READ!!!!
Because Central Casting is an E-Verify participant, you must present photo identification and work authorization documents at your scheduled Onboarding appointment that are from the Department of Homeland Security’s list of acceptable documents, which can be found at the following link: www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/acceptable-documents
REMEMBER: These documents must be original and unexpired. We do not take copies, receipts, or photos of your documents.

MINORS must also present identification and work authorization documents for the I-9 form. Any List B document MUST contain a nondetachable photo, meaning the picture cannot be glued, taped, stapled, or laminated on the document. The photo must be contained within the document.
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Are you an early riser?
Do you have some time to spare after your morning workout or before heading to work? 
Come register with Central Casting for PAID background (movie extra) work!

For two days only, we are offering early morning Onboarding Appointments as early as 7am!

Monday, June 20th
Wednesday, June 22nd

Well open up reservations for the above dates beginning Friday, 6/17, so mark your calendar! Spots are first come, first serve.

Onboarding Sessions take about 30 minutes. You’ll fill out employment paperwork mandatory to work on set, and we’ll take your headshot and full-length photo for your Central Casting profile.
Once onboarded, you get to enjoy benefits including:
- First choice casting for upcoming productions 
- An official Central Casting headshot and full body shot  
- Eligibility to attend Central Casting exclusive events such as Visiting and Central Casting University classes 
- Neither you or production staff will need to fill out time consuming daily hiring paperwork on set 
- Casting Directors and production staff on set prefer Background Actors who are already onboarded with Central Casting as they already have the required compliance paperwork in place.

NOTE: Since our calendar only shows whats available in three days, please check back closer to the event time for availability!

SIGN UP Links
Choose an appointment thats right for you!
ADULTS: https://www.centralcasting.com/nola/sign-up/
MINORS: https://www.centralcasting.com/nola/kids/sign-up/

DOCUMENTS needed for Onboarding
PLEASE READ!!!!
Because Central Casting is an E-Verify participant, you must present photo identification and work authorization documents at your scheduled Onboarding appointment that are from the Department of Homeland Security’s list of acceptable documents, which can be found at the following link:  http://www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/acceptable-documents 
REMEMBER: These documents must be original and unexpired. We do not take copies, receipts, or photos of your documents. 

MINORS must also present identification and work authorization documents for the I-9 form. Any List B document MUST contain a nondetachable photo, meaning the picture cannot be glued, taped, stapled, or laminated on the document. The photo must be contained within the document.

NOW CASTING!!! MINORS 15 years old and up, AND adults 18+ that are EXPERIENCED BASKETBALL PLAYERS FOR 20th Television & Disney+ The Crossover
COVID Test Wednesday 6/8 to attend Tryouts on 6/9
If you fit, please submit to: www.centralcasting.com/crossover/
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NOW CASTING!!! MINORS 15 years old and up, AND adults 18+ that are EXPERIENCED BASKETBALL PLAYERS FOR 20th Television & Disney+ The Crossover 
COVID Test Wednesday 6/8 to attend Tryouts on 6/9
If you fit, please submit to: https://www.centralcasting.com/crossover/Image attachment

NOW CASTING!!! MINOR AND 18+ EXPERIENCED BASKETBALL PLAYERS FOR 20th Television & Disney+ The Crossover



Looking for EXPERIENCED Male Middle and High School aged Basketball players and EXPERIENCED 18+ males to portray NBA Basketball Players to work this summer on a new project! Share with anyone who may fit this!



*** Filming in the greater New Orleans area***

*** Minor Players - Filming June - August (must be FULLY available for rehearsals and filming throughout the summer - Dates TBD)

*** 18+ Players - Filming June (dates TBD; must be FULLY available for rehearsals and filming date(s))



*** ALL MUST COVID TEST Tuesday, May 31st for Basketball Tryouts on June 2nd from 10 AM - 6PM*****



RATES:

18+ BG Portraying NBA Basketball Players Filming RATE: $225 + $50/2 COVID Test

Minor Basketball Players Filming RATE: $200/8 + 50/2 COVID Test





18+ Portraying NBA Basketball Players:

People (18+, any portrayable ethnicity) who appear to be 18 - mid 30s to portray professional men's league basketball players. Please submit a current photo, sizes and basketball experience and position(s).

If chosen, you should have flexible availability to rehearse sometime prior to filming (dates TBD). You will have to test at least 48 hours prior to tryouts/rehearsal/fitting/filming.

Please read thoroughly and submit only if you are available for work date, location, and okay with production's requirements.

Please submit yourself using this link: www.jotform.com/221426504043141



Minor Basketball Players:

Can portray any ethnicity, 15-18 years old who are REAL basketball players. We are looking to cast the Basketball team for the Main Actors and their opposing team. Please submit a current photo, sizes and basketball experience and position(s). If chosen, you should have flexible availability to work June - August. You will have to test at least 48 hours prior to tryouts/rehearsal/fitting/filming. The adult taking you to set, will also have to test. These tests are mid-nasal.

Please read thoroughly and submit only if you are available for work date, location, and okay with production's requirements.

Please submit yourself using this link: www.jotform.com/221426504043141







*****IMPORTANT VAX INFO*****

Please read thoroughly and submit only if you are available and okay with production's requirements.

COVID TESTING: COVID TESTING: Must pass Production Arranged COVID test(s) to work. Even if you test negative, you are not confirmed for work unless we send you details confirming shoot day.

You must pass at least 1 COVID test, prior to fitting or filming.

**As a condition of working on set, Background Actors (including children and parents for minors) will be subject to the same testing & vaccination requirements as cast & crew in advance of work dates.**

This production has a mandatory vaccination policy for all Zone A workers, including Background Actors, Stand-Ins, and other talent ages 5 and above working on its set. To be eligible to work on this production, you must be (1) either (a) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine AND received a “Booster” if you are eligible for a Booster according to CDC guidelines (click here to check if you are eligible for Booster) (Also: if you received the AstraZeneca and Novava x vaccines, then three doses of any combination of Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca, or Novavax vaccines would deem you Boosted) or (b) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine but not yet Booster-eligible; or (2) have a medical disability or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents vaccination. Any offer of work is “conditioned” on you providing adequate proof to Production that you meet either of the criteria mentioned above and upload it to our confidential portal. If you are unable to show adequate proof to Production, then you are ineligible to be hired for this particular Production.
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NOW CASTING!!! MINOR AND 18+ EXPERIENCED BASKETBALL PLAYERS FOR 20th Television & Disney+ The Crossover 

 

Looking for EXPERIENCED Male Middle and High School aged Basketball players and  EXPERIENCED 18+ males to portray NBA Basketball Players to work this summer on a new project! Share with anyone who may fit this! 

 

***  Filming in the greater New Orleans area*** 

***  Minor Players - Filming June - August (must be FULLY available for rehearsals and filming throughout the summer - Dates TBD)

*** 18+ Players - Filming June (dates TBD; must be FULLY available for rehearsals and filming date(s))

 

*** ALL MUST COVID TEST Tuesday, May 31st for Basketball Tryouts on June 2nd from 10 AM - 6PM*****

 

RATES: 

18+ BG Portraying NBA Basketball Players Filming RATE: $225 + $50/2 COVID Test

Minor Basketball Players Filming RATE: $200/8 + 50/2 COVID Test

 

 

18+ Portraying NBA Basketball Players:

 People (18+, any portrayable ethnicity) who appear to be 18 - mid 30s to portray professional mens league basketball players. Please submit a current photo, sizes and basketball experience and position(s). 

If chosen, you should have flexible availability to rehearse sometime prior to filming (dates TBD). You will have to test at least 48 hours prior to tryouts/rehearsal/fitting/filming. 

Please read thoroughly and submit only if you are available for work date, location, and okay with productions requirements.

Please submit yourself using this link: https://www.jotform.com/221426504043141

 

Minor Basketball Players:

Can portray any ethnicity, 15-18 years old who are REAL basketball players. We are looking to cast the Basketball team for the Main Actors and their opposing team. Please submit a current photo, sizes and basketball experience and position(s). If chosen, you should have flexible availability to work June - August. You will have to test at least 48 hours prior to tryouts/rehearsal/fitting/filming.  The adult taking you to set, will also have to test. These tests are mid-nasal.

Please read thoroughly and submit only if you are available for work date, location, and okay with productions requirements.

Please submit yourself using this link: https://www.jotform.com/221426504043141

 

 

 

*****IMPORTANT VAX INFO*****

Please read thoroughly and submit only if you are available and okay with productions requirements.

COVID TESTING: COVID TESTING: Must pass Production Arranged COVID test(s) to work. Even if you test negative, you are not confirmed for work unless we send you details confirming shoot day.

You must pass at least 1 COVID test, prior to fitting or filming. 

**As a condition of working on set, Background Actors (including children and parents for minors) will be subject to the same testing & vaccination requirements as cast & crew in advance of work dates.**

This production has a mandatory vaccination policy for all Zone A workers, including Background Actors, Stand-Ins, and other talent ages 5 and above working on its set. To be eligible to work on this production, you must be (1) either (a) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine AND received a “Booster” if you are eligible for a Booster according to CDC guidelines (click here to check if you are eligible for Booster) (Also: if you received the AstraZeneca and Novava x vaccines, then three doses of any combination of Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca, or Novavax vaccines would deem you Boosted) or (b) fully vaccinated with the COVID-19 vaccine but not yet Booster-eligible; or (2) have a medical disability or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents vaccination. Any offer of work is “conditioned” on you providing adequate proof to Production that you meet either of the criteria mentioned above and upload it to our confidential portal. If you are unable to show adequate proof to Production, then you are ineligible to be hired for this particular Production.Image attachment
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Reservations are now open for New Talent Onboarding for adults. You must have a reservation and the required I-9 documentation in order for us to onboard you. See the Kids page for updates on Minor’s Talent Onboarding.

I need to visit the office to update my photo/work status

At this time, we are not holding updates in our offices, but you can upload current photos and make updates to your online profile.

I am having trouble with my online profile/need to update my email

See our Profile Management page for how-to videos and FAQs that may answer your question. If you need to change your email or need further assistance you can contact technical support at helpme@centralcasting.com, 855.500.2055, or through tech support chat. Note: tech support chat is for technical questions only, for casting inquiries please call your local Central Casting office.

I have payroll questions

Casting and payroll are handled separately, so if you have questions about a project where you were paid by Central Casting, please contact payroll at 855.500.2055. You can also sign up or log in to my.ep.com to view your pay history and change your contact information.

I have a question regarding my booking

If you have questions about getting booked or the casting process, please see the Talent page for more information. If it’s an emergency, you can call 504.684.2550. Be ready to give your name, the Casting Director who booked you, and the name of the project you are working on.

If you are not booked, but have questions about the casting process, please visit the FAQs page or check our Articles as the answers to your questions are likely there.