URGENT CASTING NOTICE: Escape at Dannemora

URGENT CASTING NOTICE: Escape at Dannemora



URGENT CASTING NOTICEBen Stiller/Showtime TV Series, Escape at Dannemora.

Casting: "BENICIO DEL TORO Photo Double" (to work in NYC; please note sizing/weight): BODY TYPE/SIZING MUST be a close match to be considered:  Height: 6'3" Weight: 215-220 lbs approx. Chest: 45 1/4".  Waist: 43". Pants: 40-42. Suit: 45. T-Shirt: XL. Neck: 16.5. Shoe: 13.

Keep in mind, body type of this particular role contains a bit more stomach girth around the middle; so candidate does not need to be super fit (stomach paunch is ok).

To submit: EMAIL us ASAP at nyccasting2012@gmail.com

In Email please Include the following details:

Subject Line: BDT PD / Your First & Last Name / City/(State of Residence )

Body of Email Include the following:

  • First and Last Name
  • All ACCURATE sizes/measurements (see above)
  • 4 current cell photos - taken today! (CU, body, profile, 3/4; no headshots; truthful candids only)
  • Please Indicate if you are SAG/AFTRA or Non Union, all welcome to submit
  • City/state of residence & if local to NYC
  • Rate 194/8 (plus 10% if through agent) for multiple days of work; roughly 3 wks.
  • Make sure you include all relevant contact info including cell phone
  • Experience sewing on an industrial sewing machine is helpful! Please note if you have any machine sewing experience!

"Escape at Dannemora," a limited series for Showtime directed by Ben Stiller starring Benicio del Toro, Patricia Arquette & Paul Dano, is an authentic drama based on the escape from Clinton Correctional in 2015. 

Feel free to submit, spread-the-word or refer!


Bianca, Casting Asst. on behalf of Debbie and Adam DeLisi  | DeLisi Creative