David Simon’s & James Franco’s drama series “The Deuce” has a casting call out for extras in the NYC area.
Simon is directing the drama which he co-wrote with George Pelecanos. The pair is also executive producing the upcoming series along with James Franco. The show stars James Franco as a rising 70s pornographer in the NYC area during the 70s adult industry boom in the area. Maggie Gyllenhaal co-stars in the show as a sex worker who gets entangled in the mob controlled fledgling industry.
“The Deuce” is set New York City during the 70s and 80s, a time plagued by record crime rates and urban decay. James Franco plays twin brothers, Vincent Martino and Frankie Martino. Franco will be playing both brothers who became major players and subsequently fell under mob control. Maggie Gyllenhaal plays Candy, a hooker in Times Square who also gets sucked into the city’s new porn scene. Also cast in the show are Gary Carr, Margarita Levieva, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Emily Meade and Dominique Fishback. According to the show’s IMDB page, an exact premiere date is not yet set, but the show will hit TV sets with HBO servivce sometime in 2017.
Grant Wilfley Casting is seeking the following for HBO TV series, “The Deuce” starring James Franco & Maggie Gyllenhaal: SAG-AFTRA/NON-UNION, Female, 20s-40s, all ethnicities, to portray FEATURED 1980s All Female Band
**MUST BE OKAY WORKING AROUND ATMOSPHERIC SMOKE
**MUST HAVE 1980s PERIOD APPROPRIATE HAIR
**NO VISIBLE TATTOOS
**We are looking for a real band or individual members/musicians. Not playing instruments but must be familiar with setting up various equipment such as guitars, mics, keyboard, etc.
If you have a band or know of friends who would be interested please have them submit! Please include all members info!
This scene is schedule to work on Monday 2/11
You will need to attend a wardrobe fitting this week prior to the shoot date either tomorrow Tuesday 2/5 or later on this week.
PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOU’VE ALREADY WORKED OR BEEN CONTACTED ABOUT ANOTHER ROLE/SCENE
SAG & NON-UNION Men and Women, ages 18+, all ethnicities to portray 1985 Pedestrians for Season 3 of HBO’s THE DEUCE!
Season 3 filming in NYC area from Feb-July 2019.
This is for possible ongoing work!
-Everyone must be ok working around atmospheric smoke
-Everyone must be 18 or older to work
-Everyone should be local to NY area
-NO visible tattoos
-Seeking women with layered hair, face framing, bangs, curly hair, etc! Braids, afros, and dreads are all ok! NO ombre, balayage, pastels, or very modern styles.
-Seeking men with medium length to long hair, mullets, rat tails, flat tops, fades, afros, Jheri curl. Braids and dreadlocks are ok! NO shaved sides, pastels, or very modern styles.
Very 80s looks!!