HBO’s “The Deuce” is now casting men and women for background work to work on scenes filming in the 1980s to work on scenes filming on a scene filming on Thursday, April 23rd or Wednesday, April 24th in Queens, New York City.
“The Deuce” centers around the story of the legalization and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York’s Times Square from the early ’70s through the mid ’80s. The TV series will explore the rough world that existed there until the rise of HIV, violence and crack -cocaine. Vincent Martino and Frankie Martino, who were players in the Times Square world and became fronts for mob control of the volatile and lucrative sex industry. James Franco will play both twins in the new HBO series.
To audition for a role on The Deuce, check out the casting call details below.
GWC is seeking NON-UNION Men & Women (ages 18+, all ethnicities) for background work on HBO’S THE DEUCE!
To portray the following 1980s types:
-Service Industry Workers
-Bridge & Tunnel types (NJ & Long Island guys out for the night)
-Street Preacher Type
-African American/Hispanic Male Pimps
-Sailors on Leave
Fitting: Tuesday 4/23 or Wednesday 4/24 in Queens
Works THURSDAY 4/25 EXTERIOR OVERNIGHT SHOOT.
-Everyone must be local to NY area
-Everyone must be over 18 to work
-Everyone must have valid, unrestricted, US-issued ID
-NO visible tattoos
-Must have 1980s appropriate hair
-Must be ok working around atmospheric smoke
*PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOU HAVE ALREADY WORKED ON THE DEUCE THIS SEASON!*
Email [email protected] with:
-confirm you are non-union
-avail for fitting 4/23 or 4/24
-avail for work 4/25 overnight
-have you worked on The Deuce before?
-all sizes: MEN- height, weight, suit, shirt, pants, and shoe / WOMEN- height, weight, bust-waist-hip, dress, and shoe
-2-3 RECENT photos showing your current look and hair as it is today (no old photos, no headshots!)
-confirm you are over 18
-confirm you are ok working around atmospheric smoke
-do you have tattoos?
-what ID can you provide for your I9? (please note if you have a restricted ID or visa of any kind)
Please write in the subject line: “FACEBOOK, 1980S STREET TYPES.”