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Staircase – Casting Extra with DJ Equipment

Hylton Casting is currently casting an experienced DJ with their own equipment to work as a specialty extra on the HBO Max Limited Series Staircase in Rave scenes filming in Atlanta, GA.  Please review the breakdown below. We are currently casting a skilled DJ with their own equipment at this time.



Staircase – HBO Max Limited Series


Specialty Extra Role:

Experienced DJ with equipment
-Must have a full rig including laptop, soundboard, and speakers.
-Any gender or ethnicity, ages 18 and older.


Filming Location:
Atlanta, GA


Tentative Filming Date:
Wednesday, 9/22/21
– This date is preliminary and is subject to change.


Hotel Quarantine:
-For these extra roles, the production may require you to sequester in a hotel for 3 nights prior to the filming date.
-The hotel accommodations would be provided by the production. You will not have to pay for the hotel or parking. You would receive additional quarantine compensation if this is required.


COVID-19 Testing:
-If you are selected for this extra role, you must be willing to quarantine for a minimum of 3 days prior to shoot date, quarantine at a hotel in a production “bubble” before and during the shoot, and submit to testing cadence before and during the shoot, which may include multiple COVID-19 tests prior to shoot.
-The test performed is a Covid-19 PCR (nasal swab) Test.
-While at the test facility and on set, PPE must be worn.
-All possible work dates are contingent upon clearing these tests.
-You may not provide test results from another outside source. You MUST be tested by the STAIRCASE Health and Safety team.


Rate if Hired:

-Background performer services:  $175/8 hrs (you are guaranteed 8 hours, with applicable overtime).
+ $400 Equipment Bump -Must have a full rig including laptop, soundboard, and speakers.


Call Time:

-You must be available for a 12 hour filming day or longer on set each day that you are booked to work.
-Call time will not be provided until the day before the filming date. Please do not submit if you do not have open availability for the time frame listed above.


Photo Submission Requirements:
-The photos that you submit should reflect your current look – hair color, cut, etc.
-Please take these photos standing against a solid wall with good lighting. You may use a camera phone.
-Please submit a head shot and a full length body shot.
-Do not submit photos with snapchat filters, black and white photos, photos where you are wearing hats or sunglasses, and photos that do not reflect your current look, hair style, etc.


Submission Policy:

-If you are selected for this extra role, we will contact you to provide you with all filming details for the date/dates that you are booked to work. Please note, submitting on this page does not guarantee that you will be booked to work as an extra in these scenes, it only places you under consideration.


-Background actors will work in Zone A on this production and will not wear PPE while in front of the camera. In order to confirm whether background actors qualify for certain production protocols applicable to individuals fully vaccinated against COVID-19, “Staircase” (North Center Productions, Inc.) is asking for background actors to provide their vaccination status. Should producers elect to implement a mandatory vaccination policy in Zone A, background actors may be required to submit proof of vaccination status, such as a vaccination card.


I have a valid Government issued ID and Social Security number *
Do you have your own equipment that can be used in these scenes? You would receive an additional $400 Equipment Bump. *
Maximum upload size: 52.43MB
Please attach a recent color photo of yourself (full body shot). *
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Please attach a photo of your equipment - please make sure to include your full DJ set up: *
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