On Location Casting
NASHVILLE, TN AREA CASTING NOTICE: Independent Feature Film “Welcome Home Christmas” for PAID EXTRA work on either WEDNESDAY 8/5/20 -or- THURSDAY 8/6/20.
–We are not requiring anyone to try to get covid tests on short notice however you would need your own test results to work this week. We KNOW that this is a last minute casting and it is because we took this job without adequate prep time. However, if you do want to work this coming week and can get your own rapid test done with results back before one of these work dates – we have a total of (10) spaces over these (2) days and we will book the first (5) that apply for each date! If you are able to submit a negative test result – WE WILL BOOK YOU!!! Please be patient with us and understand that we are doing the best we can given the current guidelines–
**PLEASE SHARE WITH ANYONE YOU KNOW THAT FITS THIS DESCRIPTION and MIGHT LIKE TO WORK!!**
Shoot Location: SPRINGFIELD, TN area (approx. 30 miles North from Nashville) – Filming will be both Indoors & Outdoors. SMALL scene with only 8 background actors total.
**PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOU ARE NOT LOCAL or able to be Local to the SPRINGFIELD, TN AREA!!! (within a reasonable self-drive distance)
SHOOT DATES AVAILABLE: (*Production is NOT testing for these date – we are looking for people that already have their own negative tests)
WEDNESDAY 8/5/20 – with your own negative covid test results dated no earlier than 7/29. (6) spaces available and we will book the first 6 people with test results
THURSDAY 8/6/20 – with your own negative covid test results dated no earlier than 7/30. (5) spaces available and we will book the first 5 people with test results
ALL BACKGROUND SELECTED FOR THIS WEEK OF SHOOTING WILL BE REQUIRED TO PRESENT THEIR OWN NEGATIVE PRC COVID TEST DATED WITHIN NO MORE THAN A WEEK OF YOUR WORK DATE TO CASTING BEFORE BEING HIRED AND ALSO PRINTED OUT & BROUGHT TO SET WITH YOU ON YOUR WORK DATE.
Production Company and staff/crew are taking COVID-19 very seriously and have put very specific precautions and guidelines in place. If you are not comfortable being on an indoor set with other people or with any of the requirements above or below, please do not submit.
All staff/crew is required to have their temperature checked upon arrival to set by a set medic.
All staff/crew is required to wear face masks and/or face shields when on set.
Extras will be required to wear a face mask covering their mouth and nose at all times on set except while filming, no exceptions.
Extras will be required to take their temperature the morning of filming, fill out and submit a medical evaluation form from National Set Medics and will have their temperature taken upon arrival to set.
Social distancing, hand-washing and other safety guidelines will be in place in all areas of this set location including background holding
We do not yet have Call Time/Wrap Times, so you MUST have FLEXIBLE/Open availability if submitting to be available regardless of what Call/Wrap Times end up being to allow for changes. Please DO NOT submit if you do not have FULL DAY availability.
Pay Rate – $64.00 for up to 8 hours (will be paid the full rate even if you work less than 8 hours, but be prepared for 8 just in case. Overtime will be paid at time and 1/2 for anything over 8 hours). Additional one time $25.00 bump for presenting your own negative covid19 test result
**BACKGROUND EXTRAS** – this scene takes place at CHRISTMAS and will require WINTER clothing in August, so please be prepared for this situation!
CURRENTLY SEEKING Male and Female, All ethnicities, age range 18-70 that have their own current PRC type Covid test with a Negative result dated no earlier than 7 days prior to their work date (that can present their printed out result on set) to fill a variety of roles to include: Couple with Dog (dog will be provided but MUST be a real couple), Christmas Shoppers
To SUBMIT: email to: email@example.com with subject line WHC & (list day/date available – EX: WHC Weds 8/5). Submissions MUST include ALL of the following: first & last name, contact number, height, weight, city you are located in AND a RECENT photo taken within the past month. *IF submitting for/with a child under 18 – please also include child age and DOB & parent name. Photos MUST be in color and be of you alone with no one else in photo, NO sunglasses, NO hats, NO filters and should be taken against a plain/solid color background if possible!!
— MUST ATTACH COPY/PHOTO OF YOUR NEGATIVE PRC COVID TEST RESUL T TO EMAIL TO BE CONSIDERED! NO EXCEPTIONS!–
**If you do not yet have a profile, please go to www.onlocationcasting.net and complete a FREE Talent Application. Talent with up-to-date profiles will be considered prior to those who do not have a profile or whose profile has not been updated.
**ONLY BOOKING these roles at this time!! NOT ACCEPTING any other submissions please**