Monthly Archives: July 2010

Crazies in the Stands

They think I’m a sports guy. The casting agency for extras that I recently joined. Background performer, rather. If you care about labels, which I do not. They can call me cardboard prop person number 113 and I wouldn’t mind … Continue reading

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In the Background

They make you sign a confidentiality agreement now. Even for background work. Many of the tv shows currently filming are worried about plot points being leaked online before the episodes air. Hard to blame them. With everyone carrying around smart … Continue reading

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Borat Non Borat

Another Russian.   That’s what I am called in to play lately. Russians and Eastern Europeans. Back in New York, I was often mistaken for some other nationality. Other than American. Mediterranean, Jordanian, something. When I first came to Los … Continue reading

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Circus Audition

Sometimes a story will sound made up no matter how it’s told. The audition call came about a week after I submitted for the movie under two categories: clown and stilt walker. Basically, they are seeking featured background, and are … Continue reading

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