Production Information

Casting Notices

We are committed to diverse, inclusive casting.  For every role, please submit qualified performers, without regard to disability, race, age, color, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by law, unless otherwise specifically indicated.


Production: Looking
Contract: SAG-AFTRA Television Agreement
Shoot Location: San Francisco
Shooting Dates: See production schedule

Production Schedule: Production will shoot Tuesday to Saturday through Oct. 3, then Monday to Friday Oct. 6 through Nov. 20, mostly in San Francisco, allowing for other Bay Area locations from time to time. Most shoots are outdoors and will last 10-12 hours starting by or before 6 a.m.

Compensation: The SAG-AFTRA background rate is $157 for eight hours plus overtime. Drag queens and nude background get $250 for eight hours plus overtime. Additional $37.50 if cast with car and $12 for a bicycle. Government-approved ID must be presented on set for I-9 paperwork or people will be turned away. U.S. citizens must have a current U.S. passport alone or two forms of ID: a valid driver’s license or state photo ID with either a social security card or birth certificate.

Synopsis: A series revolving around the lives of three gay friends living in modern-day San Francisco.

Seeking background performers able to portray the following:
There will be continued emphasis throughout for men and women who can play 20s – 30s to portray hipsters, techies, bar-goers, gay bar-goers, LGBT community/couples, etc. Other roles include business men and women, 18+ to play younger roles, Latin Mission neighborhood residents, Chinatown residents, punks, panhandlers, occasionally nude-willing men and in general, people with character and interesting faces. Director may photo-approve background and some will be chosen for more featured, but non-speaking roles in close proximity to cast members.

Submission Instructions: To submit for background work, email the following to LookingExtras@gmail.com:

  • Subject line: Name, SAG-AFTRA ID number, approximate age, city you live in, cell number
  • Available dates through Oct. 3 (Tuesday – Saturday) and Oct. 6-8, Oct. 15 – Nov. 20 (Monday – Friday) as best you know it now. Email updated availability as needed, every couple weeks if you like.
  • Height, weight and clothing sizes/measurements
  • Bicycle and/or vehicle owners: Note bike info and/or car year, color, make and model
  • Attach two new color snapshots so we can see your current look, a smiling close-up from chest up and standing. No hats or sunglasses.
  • If shirtless-willing or nude-willing, please note it.
  • If we have not cast you for union work before, please attach photo/scanned copy of your SAG-AFTRA card or other proof of union membership.

 

 


Production: Six Pack Sam
Contract: SAG-AFTRA New Media Agreement
Shoot Location: Austin, TX
Shooting Dates: Sept. 25 – 28
 

 

Audition Date: TBD. We will review submissions and let you know if we want you to audition.
Production Schedule: Four days (talent will be needed for at least one full day, possibly more - most likely Sept. 26 or 27)
Compensation: Paid, copy, meals

Synopsis: A psychological experiment gone wrong sends a deranged psychopath out for revenge and searching for answers to who he really is.

Seeking principal performers able to portray:
[Mandy] - 20s, female, attractive/fit. Party girl with great personality. Must be a natural/good actor as this is a critical scene. This is a speaking/supporting role. Actor will be strongly featured with our serial killer/title character in a pivotal scene and major story point of the film. The scene is a hookup at a party gone wrong. Must be comfortable with topless nudity. Payment is SAG scale deferred. Additional payment of $250/day upon wrap of scene. One day guaranteed. This main role would shoot on or around the dates of Sept. 25-28. Shoot dates for this character will most likely be the 26-27. It will be at least one day. The location will be in the greater Austin area.
[Party Girls] - 20s, female, attractive/fit. Must be comfortable wearing revealing/risqué clothing which may include lingerie, swimsuits, underwear and burlesque style/sexy outfits. Girls may range from party-goers, to gentlemen's entertainers, to burlesque dancers, to girlfriends of criminal characters. Nudity is not required for the Party Girls roles. Payment is deferred.

Submission Instructions: Please send your resume and at least one headshot and one full body shot (multiples of each is great). We’d also like to see demo/acting reels if you have one. Please state in the email subject head if you are submitting for the role of Mandy, Party Girls or both. We will contact you if we want you to audition. Email 7PowerX@gmail.com.

 


Production: Big Foot
Contract: SAG Theatrical Agreement
Shoot Location: San Francisco, CA
Shooting Dates: Aug. 18 – 22
 

 

Submission Deadline: ASAP

Pay Rate: $148 per day for 8 hours plus overtime if applicable.

Beau Bonneau Casting seeks local SAG-AFTRA members age 18 years and older to portray the following for background work:

Monday, Aug. 18: Tourist types, 18-40 years old, with daily driver cars (no red or white, no beaters) along with a handful of men and women, 18-35 years old, without cars to portray joggers and bicyclists (with own bike).
Tuesday, Aug. 19: Blue-collar appearing men and women to portray Tenderloin residents and homeless types. Some resident types needed with their cars (no red, white or luxury vehicles). We’ll need basic daily drivers along with some older beaters. Note: There will be rain work this day so you must be willing to get wet. You will receive an additional $14 for wet work.
Wednesday – Thursday, Aug. 20 - 21: San Franciscan pedestrians, 25-45 years old, with daily drivers or luxury cars (no red or white). These are split days so must be available through late night from approximately 12 noon – midnight shoot Aug. 20, and approximately 5 p.m. to 5 a.m. shoot Aug. 21. You must be available both days for continuity. We may not know until night of Aug. 20 who will be needed to return Aug. 21.
Friday August 22: San Franciscan pedestrians, 25-45 years old, with daily driver cars (no red, white or beaters).

Film shoots often last 12-14 hours, early morning through late evening. The SAG-AFTRA background rate is $148 for 8 hours plus overtime if applicable. You will receive an additional $35 auto allowance if cast with a car. You will receive an additional $12 bike bump if cast with a bike. I-9 paperwork will be filled out on set. U.S. citizens must present a current U.S. passport or two forms of ID: a valid driver’s license or state photo ID card with either social security card or birth certificate. Non U.S. citizens must present current green card, permanent resident card or work authorization from the Department of Homeland Security.

Submission Instructions:
To submit for background work on this film, email the following to SAGBBC@gmail.com with “Big Foot” in subject line:

  • Available date(s): Aug. 18 -22
  • Name
  • SAG-AFTRA membership number
  • Cell number
  • City you live in
  • Approximate age
  • Height and weight
  • Note car year, color, make and model if you have one
  • Note bicycle type and color if you have one
  • Photos: Attach two new color snapshots. One waist up and one standing view, both facing camera (no hats or sunglasses).

If Beau Bonneau Casting has not cast you for union work before, please attach a photo/scanned copy of your SAG-AFTRA card or other proof of union membership.
 

We will contact you if selected. Please no phone calls.