OCT/NOVEMBER 1980’s Feature Film BG Casting in Albany, NY
SAG/AFTRA and NON-Union BACKGROUND
LOCAL CASTING: Heidi Eklund/Hudson Valley Casting
SHOOTING DATES: October 21st-November 18th
LOCATION: Albany Area (Must be able to Self- Report and live within 1 hours drive or have access to local housing)
**N OTE: MANY of the shoots will be NIGHT SHOOTS. Herbal Cigarettes will be used and theatrical HAZE. This film will contain in some scenes gay and bisexual lifestyles. Only submit if you are comfortable with either portraying this or being around this.**
***PAY varies on role: SAG-AFTRA Low Budget Contract. There will be UNION and NON-union background slots in this production***
STAND INS/DOUBLES (over 18 years):
18-25 year old African American/Mixed Ethnicity Female to be a (Stand-In/ driving double). To play EARLY 20’s. Will be needed for the entire shoot. Measurements should be around 5’ 6” and 105 lbs brown hair and eyes.
Seeking Albany local Male 20-30 to be a utility Stand in for 11 shoot days. 5'9-6' (Caucasian/ Latin) SAG-AFTRA preferred.
Extras (ALL OVER 18 Years):
*18-25 year old Men or Women with a “Rockabilly or Smiths” hairstyle who are 5’9” or taller, with dark hair and blue eyes, who can ride a bicycle.
*Actors who can drive standard, stick shift, 1980’s style cars.
PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU HAVE A 1980’s (before 1987) car you can drive in the film or loan to be set dressing in the film, share the make model and color. HudsonValleyExtrasCasting@gmail.com
*18-25 year old GAY MEN or actors to portray Gay Men, willing to kiss another man, on camera.
*18-25 year old “REDNECKS”
*BAR PATRONS of a GAY BAR, any age over 18
*1980’s style DRAG QUEENS
*18-25 year old 1980’s GOTH PARTY GOERS
*18-25 year old 1980’s PREPPY PARTY GOERS
*18-25 year old 1980’s MADONNA LOOK ALIKE
*18-25 year old 1980’s PUNK PARTY GOERS
*18-25 year old 1980’s NEW WAVE PARTY GOERS
*18-25 year old 1980’s JOCK PARTY GOERS
*RECORD STORE CUSTOMERS, any age (over 18 years)
*POLICE OFFICERS (30-60 years old)
TO HAVE YOUR SUBMISSION CONSIDERED
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Heidi K. Eklund is the owner of Hudson Valley Casting and has been in the entertainment business for over 25 years.