CENTRAL CASTING is seeking SAG members who have not previously registered with them for background work on the television series “Gossip Girl”. This pays SAG covered background at the AFTRA rate of $98.
For consideration, please send current photos and contact information to:
Central Casting NY
875 Sixth Avenue, 24th Floor
New York, NY 10001
646-205-8244; 646-964-6512 (hotline)
Members please note: “Gossip Girl” is being produced for the CW. It is the first SAG episodic series to be produced in New York under the WB and UPN Supplement, which is a hybrid of SAG and AFTRA terms. (Several shows in Los Angeles including “Everybody Hates Chris” have been produced under this agreement.) Points to keep in mind when considering employment:
• There is no limit to the number of background employed on any day – many more work opportunities for SAG members.
• Rate of Pay is $98 for 8 hours.
• All contributions made to the SAG Pension & Health Plans – counts as more than 1 day of work towards the minimum number of days needed to qualify for benefits.