Top New York extras casting agency 'Grant Wilfley Casting' holding open call

Grant Wilfley Casting Open Casting Call

Grant Wilfley is one of the industry's most highly respected extras casting directors.
Creative Commons

One of the largest and most prestigious New York City extras casting companies, Grant Wilfley Casting, is holding an open casting call for AFTRA and non-union adults and children to work on current projects. Television shows and films that they are casting include Boardwalk Empire (HBO), Over/Under (USA), Pan Am (ABC), Person of Interest (CBS), Royal Pains (USA), The Dictator (feature film), and Marcher (feature film).

Originally named Joy Todd Casting, and later Todd/Wilfley, the company has been at the top of the New York extras casting scene for over 20 years. Founder Joy Todd is now a principal actor casting director in Los Angeles. Grant Wilfley Casting has an endless list of credits and was voted the best Film/TV casting director in New York by the readers of Backstage in 2006. Grant Wilfley Casting also does extras casting in Boston and Connecticut.

Aside from owning his casting company, Grant Wilfley's other business ventures include partnership with Salvatore Piazzolla in the suncare/skincare/fragrance company Hampton Sun Care. Their products are of the highest standards and quality, inspired by the breathtaking aroma of the Hampton's signature privet hedges. More information about their line can be found on the following website: Hampton Sun Care

Open Casting Call Details:


Our Lady of Guadalupe
328 West 14th Street
New York, NY 10014
Click Here for directions.


Wednesday, September 7, 2011

AFTRA Members - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Non-Union - 1:00pm to 4:00pm


Men, Women, and Children. Any ethnicity. All types, shapes and sizes. Must be located within reasonable driving distance of New York City.

Your photo will be taken. Bring a pen or pencil and be prepared to fill out a form listing your age, physical stats, all clothing sizes, and contact information. If you are an AFTRA member, bring your paid-up membership card.

Union members who are unable to attend this open casting call can still register with Grant Wilfley Casting. Open registration is held the first Wednesday of every month for SAG and AFTRA members from 11:00am to 4:00pm at their New York office.

Non-Union background artists can still be considered for film and television projects by mailing in a headshot and resume.

Grant Wilfley Casting
123 West 18 Street
8th Floor
New York, NY 10011

Registration with Grant Wilfley casting is free.