Showtime TV Show Casting Call for Extras – New York City

There is a new casting call in 2018 for the hit Showtime series “Billions”. The first audition notice of the new year is looking for men. SAG-AFTRA and Non-Union actors and models are being hired to be extras. Background actors will be portraying basketball and handball players. Males of all ethnicities who are between the ages of 21 and 39 years old are being sought. Because the TV show films in New York City, all applicants should be local. Casting directors are looking for real teams as well as individual players. Players must have semi-pro to professional level skills. To be considered you must be at least 18 years old and have an unrestricted US ID to work. If this is you, check out the Showtime television show casting call below!

About Showtime’s “Billions”

Emmy and Golden Globe winners Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis star in a complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades (Giamatti) and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby “Axe” Axelrod (Lewis) are on an explosive collision course, with each using all of his considerable smarts, power and influence to outmaneuver the other. The stakes are in the billions in this timely, provocative series. [Showtime]

What They Are Looking For

GWC is seeking SAG & NU Male Basketball and Handball Players for work on the Showtime series, BILLIONS! Ages 21-39, all ethnicities!

Tentatively works on Monday January 8th.
This will be a night time exterior shoot.

Everyone must be 18 or older to work
Everyone must have valid, unexpired, unrestricted US-issued ID to work.
Should be local to NYC area.

Seeking real teams AND individual players.
Semi-professional to professional skill level!
Seeking teams who play at West 4th St court, or similar groups.

How to Apply

Please email submissions to with:
-union status
-are you submitting individually or with a team?
-sizes: height, weight, suit, shirt, pants, and shoe
-2-3 recent photos showing your current look
-details of your basketball or handball playing skills/experience
-what ID can you provide for your I9? (please note if you have a visa or restricted ID of any kind)
-have you ever worked on Billions at all before?
-phone number
Please write in the subject line: “FACEBOOK, BASKETBALL/HANDBALL PLAYERS.”

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