‘The Taking of Pelham 123’ seeking real Firefighters / EMT’s

*** Filming on The Taking of Pelham 123 has been completed ***

Billy Dowd Casting is looking for SAG members who are REAL firefighters and REAL EMT.

Please email or mail submissions to the following address ASAP. You must put SAG Fireman or SAG EMT in the subject line if applying for that role.

Filming Locations:

Astoria, Queens, New York City, New York

Production Company:

Escape Artists
10202 W. Washington Blvd.
Astaire Bldg., 3rd Fl.
Culver City, CA 90232

Directed By: Tony Scott


Denzel Washington – Lieutenant Zachary Garber
John Travolta – Ryder
Gbenga Akinnagbe – Wallace

Story Summary:

Armed men hijack a New York subway train in demand of a hefty ransom. As the authorities try to negotiate with the hostage takers they wonder how the hijackers plan to get away.