Ever wanted to be a Gallagher on the very popular American comedy-drama tv series, Shameless? Well, there’s no room for another shameless family member now but you could be a part of the show! Casting directors are now seeking talent to work on scenes for Showtime’s ‘Shameless’ Season 8, filming the week of October 16th in Chicago, Illinois. More details below.
Casting Call Details:
- Role: Hispanic Family
- Son: Male, 5’3, 125 lbs, age15-18
- Mom: Female, 5’6, 123 lbs, late 30s-40s
- Dad: Male, 5’10, 170 lbs, late 30s-40s
- Role: African American Woman
- 5’0, 178 lbs, late 30s-40s
- Filming Date: Week of 10/16
- Location: Chicago, Illinois
Shameless, a Showtime series, centers around a family with a single father of six, Frank Gallagher (Oscar-nominated William H. Macy), who spends his free time at the bar spending what little money they have. The Gallagher children, led by eldest daughter, Fiona (Emmy Rossum), has taken responsibility in caring for her younger siblings due to Frank’s parenting style and their mother’s absence. In the end, the kids have found ways to grow up in spite of Frank and make no apologies for being exactly who they are, shameless.
To submit, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and include the following information with the role you are submitting for in the subject line (SUBJECT LINE: HISPANIC DAD).
- Phone Number
- Zip code listed on your license
- 1 current full body photo
- 1 candid headshot
You must be available during the week of October 16th (exact date TBD). If you have worked the show before, please confirm what role and date (if possible). You should also fill out or update the current Master Survey that is pinned on their Facebook Page prior to your submission and confirm that you have completed it in your email.
Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the descriptions and/or requirements. Only those who are being considered will be contacted. Good luck at your audition!