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Netflix is hiring stand-ins who will be required to work on one of the episodes of ‘The Get Down’, the new TV series that is now being filmed in New York City.


Casting directors are on the lookout for actor Giancarlo Esposito’s photo double. Filming will start from 19th November till 4th December. Additional work will also be given during the entire season. Additionally, the casting directors want extras that would be able to play members of a political rally in the upcoming scene.

About The Show

‘The Get Down’ portrays the new and unique music scene in the 1970’s. The 70’s was the decade of hip hop and punk rock. This show will film in New York City, which is home to excessive corruption and crime. Vanity has stated that ‘The Get Down’ is focused on teens that lived in South Bronx as they became surrounded and influenced by the music scene.

Auditions For ‘The Get Down’

If you wish to audition for a chance to work in the series, then you should check out casting call details here:


Male of height 5’8 to 5’10 who can photo double for the actor Giancarlo Esposito. The male’s hair needs to be a minimum of an inch or two inches in length.

Work Schedule

Work schedule will be sometime between the dates 11/19 and 12/4.


The individual needs to be comfortable with the possibility of a hair cut as well as temporary hair dye.

Send Us Your Details

If you are interested in applying, then you can send us your details on Your details should include the following:

  • Subject Line: Name, Phone #, SAG-AFTRA or Nonunion, Facebook PD, Avail
  • Your current weight, height, suit or jacket size, neck and sleeve sizes, waist and inseam sizes, as well as shoe size
  • Two recent photos

Auditions For ‘Political Rally’


Non-union Hispanic, African American, or Mixed women and men for portraying political rally type individuals for ‘The Get Down’.

Work Schedule

Applicants must be available for fitting either on 11/24 or 11/25. The dates for work will be 11/30 and 12/1. The individual needs to be available on both these dates.


The individual’s hair should not have weaves, wigs, shaved heads, or braids. Hair needs to be natural and longer in length.

Send Us Your Details

If you are interested in applying, then you can send us your details on along with the following details:

  • Full name
  • Union status
  • Phone number
  • Recent pictures that shows hair
  • The day you will be available for fitting
  • Wardrobe size
    • Men: Height, weight, jacket, neck, sleeve, waist, inseam and shoe
    • Women: Height, weight, dress, bust, waist, hips and shoe

Do not send in an application if you do not fit the description or are not a local.


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