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HBO’s ‘The Gilded Age’ Open Casting Calls – New York

Charity Scene Casting Call

SAG/NU Caucasian women to portray Upscale Charity Attendees; Works Wednesday 4/1, 4/15, & 4/16 interior in NYC area
Scene is set in the 1880s.If interested/available email gildedage@gwcnyc.com with the following:

-Name
-Union Status
-Phone Number
-Current photos without makeup, as well as full body photos that also show your current hair length
– All current wardrobe sizes (height, weight, bust, waist, hips, dress and shoe)
-Which forms of IDs you will be bringing for your i9 if booked (if you have a VISA or Employment Authorization Card, please let us know!)
-Confirm your hair has NOT been colored.
-Confirm okay with atmospheric smoke
-Confirm okay wearing/working in a corset
.- Fully avail April 1st, April 15th & April 16th

Please write in the subject line: “FACEBOOK CHARITY ATTENDEES 4/1”

Seamstresses Casting Call

GWCI is seeking SAG-AFTRA/NONUNION to portray 1880’s caucasian seamstresses w/hand sewing experience for Season 1 of THE GILDED AGE. Tentative work date will be 3/27/2020 on Long Island, New York. Interiors.

-There will be a fitting prior to the work date.
-Must be ok working around smoke, have natural hair colors only (no highlights, ombre or balayage).
-Looking for women with longer hair lengths (please note current length of hair.) Must be okay wearing a corset, bustle and multiple layers as appropriate to the 1880s.
-PAID WORK! Will likely be SAG-AFTRA special ability background rate $184/8hrs.
-If you are nonunion, we may request a SAG waiver for you.

If interested/available please email gildedage@gwcnyc.com and change subject line to read “FB SEAMSTRESSES” and include in the body of your email the following information:
-Name
-Union Status
-Phone #
-Your hand sewing experience (how many years, any professional experience, elaborate)
-Current photos without makeup, as well as full body photos that also show your current hair length
-All current wardrobe sizes (height, weight, bust, waist, hips, dress and shoe)
-Which forms of IDs you will be bringing for your i9 if booked (if you have a VISA or Employment Authorization Card, please let us know!)
-Confirm your hair has NOT been colored
-Confirm OKAY w/atmospheric smoke
-Confirm OKAY wearing/working in a corset
-Fully avail 3/27

Modeling Agencies for New Models

As a new model, it can be extremely difficult to get started. What is the best agency from my look? What avenues are the best to approach? Who can I trust? These are all questions that new models have when they are about to embark on a journey in the entertainment field. This article will help you get a better understanding and idea on what it takes to get signed to a modeling agency as a new model in a major market that is New York.

If you are a teen model, it can often be overwhelming to get started. It is first very important to ensure that your family is on board when you are in search for agencies. Any reputable agency will ensure that their correspondence to you is through a parent so make sure that your parents are OK with your interest in this field. At Latitude Talent, we strive to ensure that for those talent that are still in school focus on academics, while pursuing the industry on their off time or weekends.

Once you discuss with your parents your career objective in entertainment, it is often important to ask yourself why is becoming a model something you want to embark in? What goals do you set out to achieve? If your main focus is fame or money, then becoming a model is the last thing you want to do. More often than not, modeling is treated as a hobby, as it can be very low-paying to start and often very difficult. If you shoot low and actually get a major booking, it can make the experience 100 times better. Always maintain realistic expectations when getting started as a model.

Once your parents are on board as a teenage model, it is best to shoot for agencies that specialize in your look. In New York, very few agency specialize in just child modeling. Some include:

Zuri Model and Talent

Talent agency in New York City, New York

141 W 28th St Suite 300, New York, NY 10001

Phone: (646) 678-3848

FFT

Modeling agency in New York City, New York

381 Park Ave S #821, New York, NY 10016

If you are an adult looking to get started as a new model, it is best to figure out what your look represents in the industry. Typically for a female that is under 5’9 in height, should be considered a commercial model and focus on print or lifestyle divisions at model management agencies. If you are a male model under 6’1,  you are also considered a commercial model and should focus on agencies such.

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