HBO series 'Ballers' casting call in San Francisco

I am assisting industry leading casting director Bill Marinella to register San Francisco area talent for paid extra work on the hit HBO series "Ballers". The show will be shooting in the Bay area at the end of January, 2017 and there are thousands of roles to be filled. To be considered, all actors and extras need to have legal eligibility to work in the entertainment industry in San Francisco, CA. Details below.

"Ballers" is a 1/2 hour show that centers on the lives of former and current football players, and follows former superstar Spencer Strasmore as he gets his life on track in retirement while mentoring other current and former players through the daily grind of the business of football. The series stars two-time Image Awards nominee Dwayne Johnson, two-time Primetime Emmy Award winner Rob Corrdry, Black Reel Awards nominee Omar Benson Miller, Golden Globe Award nominee Troy Garity, Teen Choice Awards nominee Arielle Kebbel, Jazmyn Simon, John David Washington, and Donovan Carter.

"Ballers" is executive produced by Dwayne Johnson, two-time Academy Award nominee Mark Wahlberg, seven-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Stephen Levinson, four-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Julian Farino, two-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Peter Berg, and three-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Rob Weiss. Evan T. Reilly is head writer and showrunner.

"Ballers" San Francisco Casting Call Details

Shooting in San Francisco area end of January, 2017.

• Expect a 12 hour day. This doesn’t mean you will necessarily be on set 12 hours, but you should have FULL AVAILABILITY for the shoot date(s).

• Prior to shoot day you will receive a confirmation email with role/wardrobe/hair notes/call time. After receiving email with info you should reply ‘confirmed’ and your name back promptly!

• Arriving at the appropriate time is very important; please include plenty of time for traffic, parking, shuttles, etc.

• Must have valid ID to work.

• Submissions should include: Name/CURRENT photos/age/height/weight/contact number/location.

Email your submission to the following:

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Principal Actor Casting (speaking roles only):

Los Angeles:

Sheila Jaffe Casting
6671 Sunset Blvd.
Building 1509, Suite 104
Los Angeles, CA 90028


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Production Companies:

Closest To The Hole Productions / Chor Perros Production, LLC
3030 Pennsylvania Ave.
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Imagine Entertainment
9465 Wilshire Blvd.
7th Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

7 Bucks Entertainment
132 S Rodeo Drive
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

Film 44
1526 Cloverfield Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Universal Pictures
100 Universal City Plaza
Universal City, CA 91608