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Seeking Extras for HBO’s “Looking”, a Gay-Themed Dramedy Series Shooting in San Francisco
Beau Bonneau Casting is seeking SF Bay Area local Men & Women 18 years old and over for extra work on “Looking”, formerly Untitled Michael Lannan Project, revolving around the lives of 3 gay friends living in San Francisco, starring Jonathan Groff. They will be shooting weekdays 9/16 – 11/8 almost entirely in San Francisco.
There will be continued emphasis throughout for men and women in their 20s – 30s to portray Hipsters, Techie/Gamer types & Gay Bar Goers. Other types needed include LGBT Community, Gay Couples, Mission Neighborhood Residents, Chinatown Residents, Business types, Punks, Panhandlers, occasionally Nude-willing men and in general people with character and interesting faces. Director may photo approve extras and some will be chosen for featured roles in close proximity to cast members, but have no speaking lines.
Hours/Rates/Employment: Most shoots are outdoors, last up to 10-12 hours and start by 6AM. SAG-AFTRA members are paid scale. The Non Union extra rate is $84.40 for 8hrs plus overtime at time and ½, based on the SF minimum wage of $10.55/hr. Government approved ID must be presented on set for I-9 paperwork or you can’t be employed. U.S. citizens must have a current U.S. Passport or both a valid Driver’s License or State Photo ID with either a Social Security card or Birth Certificate. Non Citizens must have a Green Card, Permanent Resident Card or Dept. of Homeland Security Work Authorization.
To submit for extra work on this project, email the following to LookingExtras@gmail.com:
* Subject line: Name, Approximate Age, Cell #
* Union Status: SAG-AFTRA or Non Union. If Union, include member #
* City you live in & Weekday Avail Dates 9/16 – 10/1 and general avail 10/2-11/8
* Height, Weight & Clothing Sizes/Measurements
* Attach 2 new color digital camera or camera phone snapshots, 1 close up from chest up smiling & 1 standing, both facing camera with hair down if long. No hats or sunglasses.
Please share with Bay Area local LGBT friends and family that may be interested. We look forward to your submissions and will contact you if we cast you. Thank you,
Beau Bonneau Casting