CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) – A new show starring John Goodman is accepting early submissions for those interested in working as extras or stand-ins for the upcoming season.
Casting agents say season 1 of the Danny McBride-directed show will begin filming mid-February, but those interested can submit their information now to begin the casting process.
‘The Righteous Gemstones’ follows a world-famous televangelist family with a long tradition of deviance, greed and charitable work.
The show stars long-time actor, John Goodman (Roseanne, The Big Lebowski) along with Adam Devine (Modern Family, Workaholics) and Danny McBride (Vice Principals, Pineapple Express).
Those interested must include all the following information in their submission:
2 recent photos (a body and headshot) as attachments
Photos can be taken with a cell phone. Photos should have been taken within the past 6 weeks, reflect your current haircut and color (and facial hair for males). No hats, sunglasses or other people should be in the photo. No filters or photo editing.
Your name, phone number (cell number is preferred), age
Location (city, state), height, weight and clothing sizes.
Males: Pant Size (waist and inseam), Jacket Size (example 44R) Shirt – Neck & Sleeve, Casual Shirt Size (S, M, L, XL) Shoe/Boot.
Females: Measurements (Chest, Waist, Hips) Dress Size, Pants, Shirt, Skirt, Shoe Size.
Include description and location of any tattoos or piercings. Include if you have or do not have an artist release for visible tattoos.
Vehicle: color, make, model and year you have access to. Include a vehicle photo if possible.
Include any actual/real professional experience for the following: Police officer/ detective/ fireman, military, EMT, medical/physician/nurse, professional photographer, singer/dancer/musician, bartender/waitress, etc.
Submissions should be sent to TRGextras@gmail.com with heading being your race, gender, age, city/state you reside. Example: Latino Male, 38, Charleston, SC.
Anyone submitting must be from the filming area or within a short driving distance and willing to work as a local nonunion extra for the area.
Filming will resume the first of March.