Black Information Highway Blog
Posted July 23, 2015
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CASTING CALL FOR HBO/CINEMAX SERIES 'QUARRY'
Batherson Casting, a New Orleans based film and television casting company (Terminator Genysis, Fantastic Four, Django Unchained, Popeyes & Chobani National Campaigns) is coming to Memphis to hold an Open Casting Call for the HBO/CINEMAX produced series, "Quarry." Although headquartered in New Orleans, "Quarry" will be shooting in Memphis for several days this summer as a client of The Memphis & Shelby County Film and Television Commission and The Tennessee Film, Entertainment and Music Commission.
Set in the
1970s, "Quarry" is a drama based on the book series.
AND OVER to play various types -- but a ’70s look (such as
hairstyle) is very much preferred. Compensation will be
remunerated if cast.
If interested, please come to Batherson's Casting's OPEN CALL
this Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 10:30 am - 1:30 pm at the Spring Hill Suites, 85 Court Avenue,
Memphis, Tennessee 38103
in the Renaissance Room on the 3rd Floor.
You need bring nothing but yourself, but coming looking
appropriate for the early ’70s is definitely helpful.
For those unable to attend, please go to mycastingfile.com and follow up with an email to email@example.com letting us know you are interested.
ALSO SEEKING: those who can portray African- Americans with 1970s look.
Batherson Casting is also seeking background actors who can portray African-Americans with the
1970s look for the HBO/CINEMAX produced upcoming series, "Quarry."
These background actors would film July 30th (you must be available ALL day as film hours are
long, often 13-14 hours).
For this scene we are especially seeking those who can portray African Americans 18 and over to
play bar patrons. You must also be available for a wardrobe fitting Monday, July 27th and you must
not be larger than a size 12 (for women) and a pant waist 36 (for men) or jacket size 46 (for men).
If interested, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Include two (2) current photos, one in which we can clearly see your face and hair and one that
shows your full body (clothes on, please, we just need to get a sense of your stature). Registration
on mycastingfile.com is preferred.
Fittings will be remunerated and if cast, you will also be paid for your time on the set.
Please do NOT contact Batherson Casting with unsolicited services or offers.