Production is currently underway on the Netflix crime drama series, Ozark. A casting call has gone out seeking men and women to work on the series as paid background and possible feature talent. The series stars Jason Bateman and Laura Linney as a financial planner whom, with his wife turned real estate agent, relocates the family from a Chicago suburb to a summer resort community in the Missouri Ozarks after a money laundering scheme gone wrong, as he must pay off a debt to a Mexican drug lord (Esai Morales). Ozark was renewed for a 10-episode second season on August 15, 2017.
Filming will be taking place in and around the Atlanta, GA area, mostly in the Lake Lanier or Lake Allatoona areas. The casting director is currently seeking the following to work on the series:
- FEATURED MAN – Seeking Caucasian Male, Ages 40 – 70, Bald and overweight to play featured man at strip club. Some acting experience or a considerable amount of set experience is requested. Works 1/24/18. Please put “CLUB MAN” in the email subject line.
- YOUNG SAME SEX COUPLES – Seeking 2 Men or 2 Women, Ages 22-40, all ethnicities, pleasant and attractive types, to play younger same sex couple. Real couples are encouraged to submit. This couple will be leaving as a lead character arrives at a house (potential buyers). Works 1/18/18. Please put “NEW COUPLE” in email subject line
- CAUCASIAN PHOTO-DOUBLE – Seeking Male or Female Caucasian, Ages 18+, Height 4’11” to 5’2″, Slender 90 to 120 lbs. to work as photo double. Hair color can be ANY, because they can uses wig, but shorter, straight brown. Works TUES 11/28, WED 11/29,and FRI 12/1. Please put “DOUBLE TROUBLE” in the email subject line.
- NEWBORN, IDENTICAL TWIN BABIES – Seeking Caucasian babies or identical twins, Ages 2 weeks – 2 months old ONLY, to play a featured baby, laying in a crib and being held. Works 12/11 or 12/18. Must be available both dates. Pay rate: $400 each baby, each day and if you live far, they will pay a GAS bump! Please put “NURSERY BABY” in email subject line.
- NUN – Seeking a woman, any ethnicity, ages 30 to 60 to play a nun holding a baby. This is possible featured role. Works 12/14 or 12/15. Please put “STRAIGHT LACED” in email subject line. Send photo of yourself looking the part. Acting experience and/or extensive set experience is required.
- FEMALE CONSERVATIVE POLITICAL TYPE – Seeking a woman, any ethnicity, ages 30 to 60 to play a Female President of a State Run organization. Works 12/14 or 12/15. Please put “STRAIGHT LACED” in the email subject line. Try to send photo of yourself looking the part. Acting experience and/or extensive set experience is required.
If you are interesting in submitting for any of the above roles please send in your Name, Age, Height, Weight, and All clothing sizes (including collar, jacket, waist, inseam and shoe), your contact info along with 2 photos (one of from shoulders up and one from the knees up) smiling and not smiling, including any related experience or resume you may have to: Ozarkextras@tscasting.com
Source: Tammy Smith Casting