Netflix’s hit TV series The Get Down is now casting teen actors to work on an episode filming in New York City. Grant Wilfley Casting is looking for African American and Hispanic men and women ages 18 to 32 to play teenagers. Producers are looking for talent that have 1970’s style hair. Talent must be attend a fitting on Wednesday, September 28th in NYC and filming will take place between Monday, October 3rd through Wednesday, October 5th.
About The Get Down:
“The Get Down” centers around the emerging music scene in the 1970’s. The 70’s featured the birth of punk rock and hip hop. The show will be set in New York City which is also the home of an excessive crime rate and corruption. According to Variety, “The Get Down” will focus on a group of teens living in the South Bronx as music develops and explodes in the borough around them.
To audition for a role on The Get Down, check out the casting call details below.
The Get Down Season 2 Casting Call
Seeking Non Union African American & Hispanic Men & Women 18-32years old to portray Teenagers on the Netflix hit series The Get Down. MUST have 1970’s style hair.
*** At least an inch long, no shaved heads; no fades, no extensions, no weaves, no braids, no bleached hair, no wigs.***
Fitting: Wednesday 9/28 (if you are not avail for this fitting date please still submit as we may hold fittings at a later date)
Shoots: Mon 10/3, Tues 10/4, Wed 10/5
If you are available and interested, email GetDown@gwcnyc.com with the subject line reading: “FB Portray Teens.”
In the body of the email, include:
– Your Name
– Union Status
– Phone #
– Availability 9/28 for Fitting
– Availability 10/3
– Availability 10/4
– Availability 10/5
– Your current sizes: MEN- height, weight, jacket, neck/sleeve, waist/inseam, shoe; WOMEN- height, weight, dress size, bust, waist, hips, shoe
– Attach 2-3 current photos that clearly depict your current hairstyle.
Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.
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