KENDALL COOPER CASTING: NEW “WALKING DEAD” SERIES – Seeking Background Actors – VIRGINIA
Kendall Cooper Casting is now accepting extra submissions for AMC’s new WALKING DEAD series. Filming will be in Richmond, VA and surrounding areas July-November.
Production is seeking people of all ethnicities, ages, genders, and types to play various characters throughout the series. Specifically seeking actors with a background in movement or dance, with open availability and a flexible schedule.
Local hire only, no travel or housing provided.
EMAIL SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:
Subject Line for Non-Union submissions: “WALKING DEAD”
Subject Line for SAG/AFTRA member submissions: “SAG SUBMISSION”
SEND THREE CURRENT PHOTOS: One close-up of face and two full body photos. Please make sure these photos show your current hairstyle/length and current facial hair, if any.
ALONG WITH ALL THE REQUESTED INFO (FORMATTED AS BELOW):
2. Phone Number:
3. Email Address:
4. City and State you currently live in:
5. Union Status: (SAG or Non-Union) If SAG, please include your SAG number
6. Age or Age Range: (Also list DOB if under 18)
7. Height / Weight:
8. All Clothing measurements (MEN: Suit Jacket, Shirt, Pant, Waist, Shoe) –
(WOMEN: Dress, Pant, Shirt, Shoe, Bust, Waist, Hip)
9. Do you have any tattoos?: (If yes, briefly list location and size of tattoo)
10: Do you have specialty movement/dance/athletic experience? If so, please describe:
11: Do you have a flexible schedule? (Filming is typically a 12+ hour long commitment, typically Monday-Fridays, often short notice)
12. Do you have a car? If so, please provide the make/model, color and year along with a picture.
There will be an open Call for SAG/AFTRA members ONLY who are interested in Background and/or Stand-in work. This will be on Saturday June 29th from 12p – 3p (SAG/AFTRA members please send an email to OpenCallDetails@gmail.com for location info). SAG/AFTRA members are welcome to submit via email if preferred. If you are Non-Union please send your submission via Email.
Please describe any previous Stand-In experience and list the actor/production.
Also, please attach a Headshot / Resume if you have one (optional).