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Grant Wilfley Casting

Grant Wilfley Casting Grant Wilfley Casting provides background casting for film, television and commercial projects. Since 1992, Grant Wilfley Casting has been providing exceptional service to the New York film, television and commercial industry.

We offer a complete package to both producers and directors, providing top-notch casting for principal players, day players, and background performers.

We offer a complete package to both producers and directors, providing top-notch casting for principal players, day players, and background performers.

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Share with your friends in the Berkshires area!#GWCISeeking #Tanglewood #Lenox and #Berkshires locals to appear as backg...
03/31/2022

Share with your friends in the Berkshires area!

#GWCISeeking #Tanglewood #Lenox and #Berkshires locals to appear as background performers in the feature film #MAESTRO directed by and starring #BradleyCooper.

Scenes are set in the 1940s & 1980s. For #1940s scenes, men must be comfortable receiving a period haircut and have natural colored hair. No buzz cuts, crew cuts, shaved heads, etc. Women must have natural colored hair and preferably above shoulder-length. For #1980s scenes, we are looking for men with longer/shaggy hair and women with natural colored hair, all lengths. Paid #extrawork.

To submit, email current photos (close-up of face and a full body) to [email protected]. Include your name, phone, your location, union status (SAG-AFTRA member or NON-SAG), height, weight and clothing sizes, and note that you have read and understand the vaccination policy (see below). Write TANGLEWOOD LOCAL in the subject line of your email.

Filming in Tanglewood May 21-26, 2022

Please note the vaccination policy for this film:

Pursuant to the terms of the July 2021 industry return to work agreement, this production is a Mandatory Vaccination production. Please note that this agreement now requires all eligible individuals to receive boosters.

#massachusetts #lenoxma #casting

#GWCI is seeking Children (ages 10-12) to portray students on #MANIFEST! Work Dates TBD April 4 - April 15. Filming in #...
03/31/2022

#GWCI is seeking Children (ages 10-12) to portray students on #MANIFEST! Work Dates TBD April 4 - April 15. Filming in #NYC. Please scroll for info on how to submit! #television #castingcall #nyckids #school #nycfilm #extras

1960s Midwest/Tourist/Character Face Types to portray Studio Audience (NON SAG-AFTRA COVERED) ages 18 and older for back...
03/30/2022

1960s Midwest/Tourist/Character Face Types to portray Studio Audience (NON SAG-AFTRA COVERED) ages 18 and older for background work on the Golden Globe & Emmy Award Winning show THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL. FILMING IN NYC!

Must be okay working around atmospheric smoke. No wool allergies. INTERIOR work with 60s wardrobe. Seeking NON UNION Women & Men, 20s-70s age range with 1960s Midwest/Tourist/Character Face look[s] to portray a Audience Members for a Late Night TV Show scene.

Tentative Shoot Date: 4/5
Costume Fitting: 4/1
Covid Test for Fitting: 3/31
Covid Test for Shoot Date: 4/4

This background performer role is NOT covered by a SAG-AFTRA CBA.

Wardrobe/Hair/Make Up Requirements:
- Men must be okay getting a 1960s haircut, if needed, and being clean shaven on the shoot date.
- Men cannot have any visible tattoos that won't be covered in a suit.
-Women's hair requirements are as follows: No fashion colors. No wigs. No weaves. No braids. No undercuts. No ombré or unnatural looking highlights. No roots if hair is colored. Hair must be above the shoulders; it CANNOT touch the shoulders. If hair touches shoulders, it will need to be cut by our hair dept. Short hair is great. Any texture is ok. Gray hair on more mature women is great.
- No Tattoos for women
- Must have full day availability for all the shoot dates, as we don't get the call times until the day before filming. (COVID tests are typically in the morning.) Tests and fittings are paid and take place in Brooklyn.

VAX POLICY
Consistent with the newly re-negotiated Return to Work Agreement, this production has a mandatory vaccine policy for individuals working in Zone A Cast and Crew, which includes background actors. ALL Zone A must be up to date with their vaccines, including boosters, by March 15, 2022. The Return to Work Agreement stipulates that effective March 15, 2022 only individuals who are “up to date” on their vaccines, as that term is defined by the CDC, shall be considered “fully vaccinated.” Per the CDC, individuals are considered “up to date” on their vaccines if they have received a booster dose at least 5 months after the last dose of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or a booster dose at least 2 months after the first dose of the J&J/Janssen vaccine. This production may make limited accommodations as required by law for individuals that cannot be vaccinated because they have a disability and/or a sincerely held religious belief.

If interested, please email [email protected] with the following information: ***Subject line should say "FB AUDIENCE***

-NAME
-PHONE#
-Are a member in good standing with SAG-AFTRA?
-Are you available for 4/5 shoot dates?
- Are you available for 4/1 fitting?
- Are you available for 3/31 & 4/4 covid tests?
-All wardrobe sizes (Men: height, weight, jacket, neck, sleeve, waist, inseam, shoe. Women: height, weight, dress, bust x waist x hips, shoe..)
-If you wear glasses, are you comfortable working without them?
-Men: Are you okay getting a 1960s haircut if needed?
-Men: are you okay being clean shaven on the shoot date?
-Women: does your hair touch your shoulders?
-Women: if your hair touches your shoulders, are you okay having it cut by our hair dept?
-Women: do you have any highlights, undercuts, weaves, extensions, braids, balayage or color in your hair? Or do you wear a wig?
-Have you worked on the show before? Or have you already been fit for a role this year? If so when and as what?
-Are you local to the NY tri-state area?
-Have you read the vaccine requirement for this show?
-Do you need the vaccine exemption info?
-Please confirm you are 18 years old or older.
-Do you have ANY tattoos? (this includes, hands, calves, feet, ankles, back of neck, behind the ear)- please don't submit if you have tattoos as we won't be able to fit you, or you will get sent away at the fitting.
-Please attach current, candid photos. Need to see current hair style and length. One photo should be full body.
***Subject line should say "FB AUDIENCE***

PAID GIG! - $210/12hrs for each shoot date. $60 stipend for covid test.

#gwciseeking #nytristate locals for #backgroundwork on the #amazonseries #themarvelousmrsmaisel 🎤 #mrsmaisel #extras #casting #nycasting #maisel #rachelbrosnahan #johnnycarson #tonight #latenight #jimmykimmel #jimmyfallon #stephencolbert #trevornoah #lol #laughing #funnymemes #funny

#gwciseeking Rhode Island locals for Season 2 of HBO’s THE GILDED AGE! Please take a look at the casting call and submit...
03/28/2022

#gwciseeking Rhode Island locals for Season 2 of HBO’s THE GILDED AGE! Please take a look at the casting call and submit by emailing [email protected] and change subject line to read “IG Newport Local” and include the following in the body of your email:
-your name
-phone #
-SAG-AFTRA or Non-SAG
-height, weight, clothing and shoe sizes
-Current photos that clearly depict your current hair color/length and look. 🛑no hats, no filters, and no sunglasses please! 🛑
-Which forms of IDs you will be bringing for your i9
-Confirm you are a Rhode Island local

Please share!

GWCI is seeking Men & Women: Ages 35-60 years old for the final season THE MARVELOUS MRS MAISEL.NON SAG AFTRA AND SAG AF...
03/24/2022

GWCI is seeking Men & Women: Ages 35-60 years old for the final season THE MARVELOUS MRS MAISEL.

NON SAG AFTRA AND SAG AFTRA roles available throughout season.

DETAILS BELOW!

#gwciseeking #nytristate locals for #backgroundwork on the #amazonseries #themarvelousmrsmaisel 🎤 #mrsmaisel #extras #casting #nycasting #maisel #rachelbrosnahan #dondraper #60s #swingingsixties #madmen #madmenstyle #goldenyears #50andfabulous #60 #60sfashion #60andfabulous #middleaged #middleage #middleageandthecity #emptynesters #emptynest

#GWCI is seeking Asian People to portray homeless types on #MANIFEST! Works in #NYC area on Tuesday 3/29. Please scroll ...
03/24/2022

#GWCI is seeking Asian People to portray homeless types on #MANIFEST! Works in #NYC area on Tuesday 3/29. Please scroll for info on how to submit! #television #castingcall #nycactor #asianactor #extras #actor

Casting call for Season 2 of the HBO series THE GILDED AGE! Seeking African American boy 15months - 2.5 years old for a ...
03/22/2022

Casting call for Season 2 of the HBO series THE GILDED AGE! Seeking African American boy 15months - 2.5 years old for a photo shoot. If interested & available please submit by emailing [email protected] and change subject line to read “IG, SON” and include the following in the body of your email:
-child & guardian names
-phone #
-age & DOB of child
-current photos of your child #gwci #gwciseeking #castingcall #nyc #childactors

Please share!!!!#gwciseeking New York City area locals to portray African American 15 months to 2.5 year old boy for Sea...
03/22/2022

Please share!!!!

#gwciseeking New York City area locals to portray African American 15 months to 2.5 year old boy for Season 2 of THE GILDED AGE. This will be for a still photo that appears in one of the episodes. (Non-SAG Covered)

- We will be doing this photo shoot ONE DAY between April 11th - April 27th in NYC area.
- There will be a required PCR Covid Test for guardian + child 48 hours before each work date as well as fitting, provided by production. (And yes, it HAS to be within 48 hours, you cannot test the day of, as the results are not instant!)
- You will be asked to comply with HBO covid protocols (I.E. wearing masks off camera, social distancing, etc.) Specifics to come upon booking!
- Fittings usually would be around a 2-3hour commitment depending on how your fitting goes
- This will be a Non-SAG-AFTRA covered photo shoot. The rate is = $165/10hours for the work date; $60 stipend for each covid test pre-employment; $30/2hrs fittings)

This background performer role is NOT covered by a SAG-AFTRA CBA.

If interested/available, please email [email protected] and change subject line to read "FB, SON" please make sure to include the following in the body of your email:
-Child's Legal Name
-Guardian's Legal Name
-Phone #
-Whether your child is a member of SAG-AFTRA or NON UNION
-What forms of ID can your child bring to set to fill out an I9? (If you have a VISA or Employment Authorization Card, please let us know!)
-Clothing Sizes
-Please attach 3 photos where your child's face and hair length can be clearly seen
-Confirm the expiration date of your child's work permit; if he does not have one, please do NOT apply for the temporary one yet as it can only be obtained once and only lasts 15 days! Let us know if he's ever obtained a temporary work permit in the past!
-Confirm whether your child has a trust account set up
-Are you local to NYC?
-Available to work between 4/11 - 4/27
-Understood covid test + fitting is needed prior to work date(s)
-OKAY with general covid procedures
-Understood Vaccination Memo (please let us know if you will need an exemption request)

****Again, please change subject line to read "FB, SON"****

*****VACCINATION MEMO:Please be advised that prior to working on The Gilded Age Season 2, all cast members working in Zone A must be up-to-date with your vaccination against COVID-19 (you are considered fully vaccinated 2 weeks after completing your primary vaccination series and up-to-date if eligible individuals have received a booster). Note that all cast members are considered Zone A. Children belonging to an age group for which the FDA has approved or authorized a COVID-19 vaccine are required to be fully vaccinated, as are all guardians and teachers who will accompany children to a production worksite. This will include a child who becomes eligible for a vaccine during their time working on the production. Currently, COVID-19 vaccination is approved for all children ages five and above. A reasonable grace period (as determined by the production CCO) will be allowed for hired cast members who reach an appropriate vaccination eligible age to receive their full vaccine and share proof of the completed series.

You must be able to show proof of vaccination status prior to your start date. All vaccination records will be maintained confidentially and securely by production.

If you are offered employment on The Gilded Age S2 and would like to request an accommodation to this policy due to medical or religious reasons, you must submit your request for approval via WarnerMedia’s Xempt portal. Instructions on accessing WarnerMedia's Xempt portal will be provided after an offer of employment has been extended.

PLEASE SHARE!!!!
#casting #extras #childactors #children #nyc #castingcall #NYCActors #thegildedage #thegildedagehbo

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241 W 30th St
New York, NY
10001

General information

Grant Wilfley has been a leader in New York City’s film industry for more than 20 years. Dating back to when Grant Wilfley Casting operated under the name Joy Todd Casting, and later Todd/Wilfley, some of the biggest projects ever to film in New York have asked Grant Wilfley to assist in their casting needs. In 2006, Grant Wilfley Casting was voted the best Film/TV casting director in New York by the readers of Backstage. In 2007, Grant Wilfley Casting expanded with a satellite office in Connecticut. Expansion continued in January 2008 with the opening of Grant Wilfley Casting’s Boston office. Instagram: gwcasting twitter: @GWCNYC

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Monday 10am - 6pm
Tuesday 10am - 6pm
Wednesday 10am - 6pm
Thursday 10am - 6pm
Friday 10am - 6pm

Telephone

(212) 685-3537

Website

www.gwcnyc.com

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Share with your friends in the Berkshires area! #GWCISeeking #Tanglewood #Lenox and #Berkshires locals to appear as background performers in the feature film #MAESTRO directed by and starring #BradleyCooper. Scenes are set in the 1940s & 1980s. For #1940s scenes, men must be comfortable receiving a period haircut and have natural colored hair. No buzz cuts, crew cuts, shaved heads, etc. Women must have natural colored hair and preferably above shoulder-length. For #1980s scenes, we are looking for men with longer/shaggy hair and women with natural colored hair, all lengths. Paid #extrawork. To submit, email current photos (close-up of face and a full body) to [email protected]. Include your name, phone, your location, union status (SAG-AFTRA member or NON-SAG), height, weight and clothing sizes, and note that you have read and understand the vaccination policy (see below). Write TANGLEWOOD LOCAL in the subject line of your email. Filming in Tanglewood May 21-26, 2022 Please note the vaccination policy for this film: Pursuant to the terms of the July 2021 industry return to work agreement, this production is a Mandatory Vaccination production. Please note that this agreement now requires all eligible individuals to receive boosters. #massachusetts #lenoxma #casting
#GWCI is seeking Children (ages 10-12) to portray students on #MANIFEST! Work Dates TBD April 4 - April 15. Filming in #NYC. Please scroll for info on how to submit! #television #castingcall #nyckids #school #nycfilm #extras
1960s Midwest/Tourist/Character Face Types to portray Studio Audience (NON SAG-AFTRA COVERED) ages 18 and older for background work on the Golden Globe & Emmy Award Winning show THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL. FILMING IN NYC! Must be okay working around atmospheric smoke. No wool allergies. INTERIOR work with 60s wardrobe. Seeking NON UNION Women & Men, 20s-70s age range with 1960s Midwest/Tourist/Character Face look[s] to portray a Audience Members for a Late Night TV Show scene. Tentative Shoot Date: 4/5 Costume Fitting: 4/1 Covid Test for Fitting: 3/31 Covid Test for Shoot Date: 4/4 This background performer role is NOT covered by a SAG-AFTRA CBA. Wardrobe/Hair/Make Up Requirements: - Men must be okay getting a 1960s haircut, if needed, and being clean shaven on the shoot date. - Men cannot have any visible tattoos that won't be covered in a suit. -Women's hair requirements are as follows: No fashion colors. No wigs. No weaves. No braids. No undercuts. No ombré or unnatural looking highlights. No roots if hair is colored. Hair must be above the shoulders; it CANNOT touch the shoulders. If hair touches shoulders, it will need to be cut by our hair dept. Short hair is great. Any texture is ok. Gray hair on more mature women is great. - No Tattoos for women - Must have full day availability for all the shoot dates, as we don't get the call times until the day before filming. (COVID tests are typically in the morning.) Tests and fittings are paid and take place in Brooklyn. VAX POLICY Consistent with the newly re-negotiated Return to Work Agreement, this production has a mandatory vaccine policy for individuals working in Zone A Cast and Crew, which includes background actors. ALL Zone A must be up to date with their vaccines, including boosters, by March 15, 2022. The Return to Work Agreement stipulates that effective March 15, 2022 only individuals who are “up to date” on their vaccines, as that term is defined by the CDC, shall be considered “fully vaccinated.” Per the CDC, individuals are considered “up to date” on their vaccines if they have received a booster dose at least 5 months after the last dose of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or a booster dose at least 2 months after the first dose of the J&J/Janssen vaccine. This production may make limited accommodations as required by law for individuals that cannot be vaccinated because they have a disability and/or a sincerely held religious belief. If interested, please email [email protected] with the following information: ***Subject line should say "FB AUDIENCE*** -NAME -PHONE# -Are a member in good standing with SAG-AFTRA? -Are you available for 4/5 shoot dates? - Are you available for 4/1 fitting? - Are you available for 3/31 & 4/4 covid tests? -All wardrobe sizes (Men: height, weight, jacket, neck, sleeve, waist, inseam, shoe. Women: height, weight, dress, bust x waist x hips, shoe..) -If you wear glasses, are you comfortable working without them? -Men: Are you okay getting a 1960s haircut if needed? -Men: are you okay being clean shaven on the shoot date? -Women: does your hair touch your shoulders? -Women: if your hair touches your shoulders, are you okay having it cut by our hair dept? -Women: do you have any highlights, undercuts, weaves, extensions, braids, balayage or color in your hair? Or do you wear a wig? -Have you worked on the show before? Or have you already been fit for a role this year? If so when and as what? -Are you local to the NY tri-state area? -Have you read the vaccine requirement for this show? -Do you need the vaccine exemption info? -Please confirm you are 18 years old or older. -Do you have ANY tattoos? (this includes, hands, calves, feet, ankles, back of neck, behind the ear)- please don't submit if you have tattoos as we won't be able to fit you, or you will get sent away at the fitting. -Please attach current, candid photos. Need to see current hair style and length. One photo should be full body. ***Subject line should say "FB AUDIENCE*** PAID GIG! - $210/12hrs for each shoot date. $60 stipend for covid test. #gwciseeking #nytristate locals for #backgroundwork on the #amazonseries #themarvelousmrsmaisel 🎤 #mrsmaisel #extras #casting #nycasting #maisel #rachelbrosnahan #johnnycarson #tonight #latenight #jimmykimmel #jimmyfallon #stephencolbert #trevornoah #lol #laughing #funnymemes #funny
#gwciseeking Rhode Island locals for Season 2 of HBO’s THE GILDED AGE! Please take a look at the casting call and submit by emailing [email protected] and change subject line to read “IG Newport Local” and include the following in the body of your email: -your name -phone # -SAG-AFTRA or Non-SAG -height, weight, clothing and shoe sizes -Current photos that clearly depict your current hair color/length and look. 🛑no hats, no filters, and no sunglasses please! 🛑 -Which forms of IDs you will be bringing for your i9 -Confirm you are a Rhode Island local Please share!
GWCI is seeking Men & Women: Ages 35-60 years old for the final season THE MARVELOUS MRS MAISEL. NON SAG AFTRA AND SAG AFTRA roles available throughout season. DETAILS BELOW! #gwciseeking #nytristate locals for #backgroundwork on the #amazonseries #themarvelousmrsmaisel 🎤 #mrsmaisel #extras #casting #nycasting #maisel #rachelbrosnahan #dondraper #60s #swingingsixties #madmen #madmenstyle #goldenyears #50andfabulous #60 #60sfashion #60andfabulous #middleaged #middleage #middleageandthecity #emptynesters #emptynest
#GWCI is seeking Asian People to portray homeless types on #MANIFEST! Works in #NYC area on Tuesday 3/29. Please scroll for info on how to submit! #television #castingcall #nycactor #asianactor #extras #actor
Casting call for Season 2 of the HBO series THE GILDED AGE! Seeking African American boy 15months - 2.5 years old for a photo shoot. If interested & available please submit by emailing [email protected] and change subject line to read “IG, SON” and include the following in the body of your email: -child & guardian names -phone # -age & DOB of child -current photos of your child #gwci #gwciseeking #castingcall #nyc #childactors
Please share!!!! #gwciseeking New York City area locals to portray African American 15 months to 2.5 year old boy for Season 2 of THE GILDED AGE. This will be for a still photo that appears in one of the episodes. (Non-SAG Covered) - We will be doing this photo shoot ONE DAY between April 11th - April 27th in NYC area. - There will be a required PCR Covid Test for guardian + child 48 hours before each work date as well as fitting, provided by production. (And yes, it HAS to be within 48 hours, you cannot test the day of, as the results are not instant!) - You will be asked to comply with HBO covid protocols (I.E. wearing masks off camera, social distancing, etc.) Specifics to come upon booking! - Fittings usually would be around a 2-3hour commitment depending on how your fitting goes - This will be a Non-SAG-AFTRA covered photo shoot. The rate is = $165/10hours for the work date; $60 stipend for each covid test pre-employment; $30/2hrs fittings) This background performer role is NOT covered by a SAG-AFTRA CBA. If interested/available, please email [email protected] and change subject line to read "FB, SON" please make sure to include the following in the body of your email: -Child's Legal Name -Guardian's Legal Name -Phone # -Whether your child is a member of SAG-AFTRA or NON UNION -What forms of ID can your child bring to set to fill out an I9? (If you have a VISA or Employment Authorization Card, please let us know!) -Clothing Sizes -Please attach 3 photos where your child's face and hair length can be clearly seen -Confirm the expiration date of your child's work permit; if he does not have one, please do NOT apply for the temporary one yet as it can only be obtained once and only lasts 15 days! Let us know if he's ever obtained a temporary work permit in the past! -Confirm whether your child has a trust account set up -Are you local to NYC? -Available to work between 4/11 - 4/27 -Understood covid test + fitting is needed prior to work date(s) -OKAY with general covid procedures -Understood Vaccination Memo (please let us know if you will need an exemption request) ****Again, please change subject line to read "FB, SON"**** *****VACCINATION MEMO:Please be advised that prior to working on The Gilded Age Season 2, all cast members working in Zone A must be up-to-date with your vaccination against COVID-19 (you are considered fully vaccinated 2 weeks after completing your primary vaccination series and up-to-date if eligible individuals have received a booster). Note that all cast members are considered Zone A. Children belonging to an age group for which the FDA has approved or authorized a COVID-19 vaccine are required to be fully vaccinated, as are all guardians and teachers who will accompany children to a production worksite. This will include a child who becomes eligible for a vaccine during their time working on the production. Currently, COVID-19 vaccination is approved for all children ages five and above. A reasonable grace period (as determined by the production CCO) will be allowed for hired cast members who reach an appropriate vaccination eligible age to receive their full vaccine and share proof of the completed series. You must be able to show proof of vaccination status prior to your start date. All vaccination records will be maintained confidentially and securely by production. If you are offered employment on The Gilded Age S2 and would like to request an accommodation to this policy due to medical or religious reasons, you must submit your request for approval via WarnerMedia’s Xempt portal. Instructions on accessing WarnerMedia's Xempt portal will be provided after an offer of employment has been extended. PLEASE SHARE!!!! #casting #extras #childactors #children #nyc #castingcall #NYCActors #thegildedage #thegildedagehbo