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Movie Extras, Commercials, TV and Music video casting information






New York Area Casting Agencies

Here is a list of the most active casting directors and casting companies that work with both Union and non-Union talent.  Read Backstage weekly to keep up to date on Open Calls for large Films. Open Calls usually mean open to everybody!


Amerifilm Casting, Inc. 

Background, Inc.

Kristine Bulakowski 

Donald Case Casting 

The Casting Connection 

Movie Extras are needed to be background for films, commercials, TV shows and independent projects. Casting agencies are always looking for new faces to work as background actors.

Things to consider if you want to become a

background Actor

You have to have a flexible schedule. Permits were obtain from the city and the production company have only those days to do the required filming. Some taping may last anywhere from 8 hour or more.
You need to be on time on the day of the filming.
You need an email to get notification if approved as well as time and location of filming.
You need a phone number. On some occasions you may need to be contacted on any updated info regarding filming.
Live near New York City, New York or Los Angeles, California area. These are the places were most of the filming is done.
Being attentive and listening to the production crew.
Being polite and courteous to everyone on set.




Be in a Movie. Walk on Role Opportunity!

The possibility to work and meet a (or various) famous movie stars.

Always wanted to be in a movie or film. Here is your opportunity! 

No audition required.

If you are an aspiring actor, it is a great way to get some more experience in a major movie production and possibly get even get your name in film credits.

Name your price as there is a best offer option for this exclusive experience. You get the opportunity to make 2 offers in case your first offer gets decline.

In the process, you will also helping a charity and the funds spent maybe tax deductible.