Open Casting Call for HBO Series ‘Ballers’

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Casting directors for the hit HBO Series Ballers are seeking various types to work as stand-ins and background talent on the show. Ballers is an American comedy-drama TV series created by Stephen Levinson and stars Dwayne Johnson. On July 28, 2016, Ballers was renewed for a third season. Although the series is set in Miami, about two weeks ago it was announced that production on the show will be moved from Florida to California for it’s third season. Shooting on season 3 will run from January 4, 2017 through April 15, 2017.

The casting directors at Marinella Hume Casting in Los Angeles are seeking the following to work as PAID stand-ins and background roles. Please note: Some of these may require in-person interview and/or costume fitting.

  • S.S. SI:  Male, around 6’4″-6’5″. Caramel complexion, bald. Put “SS SI” in subject line. Will work various dates until mid April. 
  • JOE SI: Male, around 5’11”, caucasian, balding brown hair., average build. Put “JOE SI” in subject line. Will work various dates until mid April.
  • CHUCK SI: Male, around 6’4″-6’5″, large build,  African American. Short dark hair. Put “CHUCK SI” in subject line. Will work various dates until mid April.
  • VERN SI: Male, around 6’1″-6’2″, large build, African American. Short dark hair. Put “VERN SI” In subject line. Will work various dates until mid April.
  • RICK SI: Male, around 5’10”-5’11”,  athletic build, African American. Dark Hair. Put “RICK SI” in subject line. Will work various dates until mid April.
  • JULIE SI: Female, slim, around 5’1″- 5’3″, African American, short dark hair. Put “JULIE SI” in subject line.  Will work various dates until mid April.
  • JG SI: Male,  stocky, around 5’5″ – 5’7″. Caucasian, Bald. Put “JG SI” in subject line.  Will work various dates until mid April.
  • MR. A SI: Male, around 5’9″ – 5’11”, Caucasian, balding dark hair, dark beard. Put “MR. A SI” in subject line.  Will work various dates until mid April.
  • AMBER SI: Female, around 5’3″-5’4″, African American. Dark shoulder length hair. Put “AMBER SI” in subject line. Will work various dates until mid April.
  • JASON SI: Male, around 6’1″, Caucasian. Dark short hair. Put “JASON SI” in subject line.  Will work various dates until mid April.
  • LARRY SI: Male, around 5’10”, African American. Dark short hair. Put “LARRY SI” in subject line.  Will work various dates until mid April.
  • DWAYNE JOHNSON PHOTO DOUBLE: Male, 6’4-6’5″, must have similar build, skin tone and hairstyle as Dwayne Johnson. Put “DJ DOUBLE” in subject line.
  • AIRLINE PASSENGERS –  Men & Women, ages 18+. All ethnicities. This is scheduled to work on Wednesday, January 4th. Put “AIR” in subject line.
  • FLIGHT ATTENDANTS – In-Shape, Attractive Men & Women, ages 18-40. All ethnicities. T his is scheduled to work on Wednesday, January 4th. Put “FLIGHT ATTENDANT” in subject line.
  • HOSPITAL STAFF – Doctors, Nurses, men & women, ages 18+. All ethnicities.  Please denote if you are an ACTUAL doctor or nurse. Put “HOSPITAL STAFF” in subject line.  Scheduled to work Thursday January 5th.
  • VISITORS w/Cars – Men & Women, ages 18+. All ethnicities. Must have vehicle to be used in scene.  Include picture of car along with make/model/year/color. Put “VISITOR” in subject line. Scheduled to work Thursday January 5th.
  • PATIENTS – Men, ages 25-50. All ethnicities.  Put “PATIENT” in subject line. Scheduled to work Thursday January 5th.
  • PATRONS – Attractive Men & women, ages 18+, all ethnicities. Healthy and In good shape. Please note if you have fitness attire.  Put “APPLE” in subject line.  Scheduled to work week of January 9th.
  • SCOOTER OWNERS AND RIDERS – Men & women, all ethnicities. Ages 18+.  MUST OWN AND BE ABLE TO RIDE MOTORIZED SCOOTER/VESPA, etc.  Put “SCOOTER” in subject line. Scheduled to work week of January 9th.
  • HISPANIC PEDESTRIANS w/CAR  – Men & Women, Latin/Hispanic looking. Ages 18+. Include picture of car along with make/model/year/color. . Put “HISPANIC PED” in subject line. Scheduled to work week of January 9th.
  • YOUNG PROFESSIONAL TYPES: Attractive & fit Men & Women, ages 20-35. Stylish and chic clothing. Will work various dates until wrap. Put “YOUNG PRO” in subject line.
  • HIGH END CARS: We will be looking for high end vehicles throughout the season. Please note the color/make/model/year of your vehicle. Please also note your general availability.  Put “HIGH END CAR” in subject line.

PLEASE SEND YOUR SUBMISSIONS TO: MarinellaHumeLA@gmail.com

Include the following information:

Name:
Age Range: (if under 18, please denote age)
Union Affiliation:
SAG ID# (If Applicable):
Contact Phone Number:
Location:
Email:
Height:
Weight:
Waist:
Inseam:
Shoe:
Jacket: (males)
Bust: (females)
Hips: (females)
Blouse/Dress Size: (females)
Make/Model/Year/Color of Vehicle:
PLEASE NOTE ANY TATTOOS YOU HAVE AND LOCATION OF TATTOOS. If you have No tattoos, simply write “no tattoos”.

Please make sure that your submission includes 4 photos of yourself:

– 1 Head and shoulders Shot
– 1 Waist up Shot
– 1 Full Body Shot
– 1 Full Body Side Shot
*Photos must be well lit, clear & in focus, no hats, glasses or other props. They must be able to tell the current length and color of hair.
This is an OPEN CALL. These are not principal roles. Must be 18+ or older.

 

 

Source: Marinella Hume Casting