Comedy Central “Detroiters” schedules open casting call


The popular Comedy Central series “Detroiters” has scheduled the following open casting call for the show’s second season.

To be considered, all adults, children and foreign talent must be legally eligible to work on television shows in the Detroit area and in the United States. The 2017 Michigan Actors Resource Guide eBook has the information and documentation necessary for all talent to work in the entertainment in the State of Michigan and in the United States, available by clicking here. Both extras and speaking roles are currently being cast for the show’s second season.

“Detroiters” is a single-camera buddy comedy that centers on Sam and Tim, two local ad men who make low budget commercials in Detroit, Michigan. But the two best friends, much like the city in which they live, aspire to achieve great things. Starring in “Detroiters” is two-time Screen Actors Guild Awards nominee Sam Richardson playing the role of Sam Duvet, and Primetime Emmy Award nominee Tim Robinson as Tim Cramblin. Executive producers are fourteen-time Primetime Emmy Award winner Lorne Michaels and American Comedy Award nominee Jason Sudeikis. “Detroiters” airs on Comedy Central.

The show is seeking people of all ages and types, who are available to work in Detroit, MI. Prior to attending the open casting call, please pre-register for free at the following:

You may set up a profile with no fee for “Detroiters” only by selecting ‘FREE registration as an extra for Detroiters’ under Step 2.

Then attend the following in-person open casting call:


Hotel St. Regis
3071 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202

Metered parking is available on the street, or you may utilize paid parking in area lots.


Sunday June 4, 2017
10:00am – 3:00pm

Have questions or need more info? email [email protected]

Principal Actor Casting Director (speaking roles only)

Los Angeles:

Thomas/O’Neill Casting
15001 Calvert Street
Van Nuys, CA 91411


Carrie Ray Casting
1012 S. Washington Avenue
Royal Oak, MI 48067


Starring and supporting roles are mainly being cast through talent agents in Los Angeles and Detroit. You can find comprehensive listings and submission addresses for talent agents here. However, if you are not signed with an agent and wish to self-submit, I highly recommend that your 8×10 color headshot and resume along with the cover letter be sent in a 9 x 12 Clear Full Face Window Envelope with the photo visible in the window. Click Here to purchase 9 x 12 Clear Full Face Window Envelopes. Click Here to purchase the best resume and cover letter paper.

Production Companies:

Do NOT send photos and resumes to the production companies, as they will end up being thrown away. They do not cast the films, rather they hire casting directors who sort through the thousands of submissions (see above).

Broadway Video
1619 Broadway
10th Floor
New York, NY 10019

Central Productions
PO Box 381355
Cambridge, MA 02239

Comedy Central
345 Hudson Street
9th Floor
New York, NY 10019

Executive Producers:

Sam Richardson
Jason Sudeikis
Zach Kanin
Joe Kelly
Lorne Michaels
Tim Robinson


Erin Doyle


Jason Sudeikis
Nancy Hayden
Amber Ruffin
Michael Che
Leila Strachan
Chip Hall
Christopher Powell


Nicholas Jasenovec
Bill Benz
Becky Martin
Osmany Rodriguez
John Solomon


Sam Richardson as Sam Duvet
Tim Robinson as Tim Cramblin

Recurring Roles:

Pat Vern Harris as Sheila Portnadi
Lailani Ledesma as Lea
Mort Crim as Himself
Shawntay Dalon as Chrissy
Andre Belue as Tommy Pencils
Jason Sudeikis as Carter Grant
Christopher Powell as Ned

Guest Starring:

Kevin Nash as “Big Hank” Cramblin
Keegan-Michael Key
Cecily Strong
Michael Che
Malcolm-Jamal Warner
Rick Mahorn as Himself
Steve Higgins as Eddie Champagne


Two Detroit ad men try to turn their hometown back into the stellar city it once was.


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In 2002, Alan became interested in working on committees at the Screen Actors Guild, and has served on the Background Actors Committee and the Native American Committee. On February 26, 2008, Alan Baltes became "A United Journey For Humanity's Creative Innovators Advocating A Global Difference Honoree." Alan Baltes founded his company, AB Media Publishing LLC in 2007, which publishes the "Actors Resource Guides" for actors among others. His company also publishes a network of casting calls and auditions information websites. Alan is also an IMDb Pro News Desk Partner. In 2014, Alan Baltes opened a PR Services division of his company, providing publicity services for entertainment industry professionals. Alan is also a film and television casting director, with credits ranging from extras to lead role actors. Alan Baltes is the proud parent of two amazing young daughters, and strives to educate young actors about the trials and tribulations of an entertainment industry career. You can follow Alan Baltes at his Verified Facebook Profile ( and his Verified Twitter Page (

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