The Onion Casting Call for Extras
4 Star Casting has released a casting call seeking male and female extras between the ages of 22 to 65 who can portray comedians for an upcoming shoot for The Onion. Filming for The Onion’s Comedy Central Roast Spoof is set for Saturday Feb. 14 or Sunday Feb. 15th in the Chicago Area. Talent selected will receive compensation of $75 for an eight hour work day.
The Onion is a news and entertainment satire website which runs satirical articles reporting on entertainment, international, national and local news and issues. The website is updated daily and is headquartered in the Chicago area.
To be considered for a role in ‘The Onion,’ please read the casting call provided by 4 Star Casting:
PROJECT: The Onion – TGI Friday Spot – Comedy Central Roast Spoof
POSSIBLE SHOOT DATE: SAT., 2/14 OR SUN., 2/15 (morning or afternoon shoot – TBD)
LOCATION: Chicago – Onion Office
Meal provided and parking covered if not taking public transportation
WE ARE LOOKING FOR THE FOLLOWING (See Picture for Reference):
Male/Female, 22 – 65 yoa, Any Ethnicity to play Comedian Types
If interested and available, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and include:
1) Put TGIF in the subject line.
2) Your name, age, phone, email, height and weight in the body of the email
3) Attach a recent photo in jpeg format
4) Confirm you available to work on Saturday, 2/14 and Sunday, 2/15. The shoot will only be on one of the dates, but we need to know that you are available for both because the decision is still being made by the client for which date – This means your day is open to work with us – you don’t have appointments, plans, a Valentine’s date, need to pick up your kids, etc.
5) You must be registered with us at www.4starcasting.comto be considered.