Now casting: ‘The Originals’ seeking dogs and kids

Are you ready to make your mark on Atlanta’s film and TV industry? Are you the next Tyler Perry? ATL is in need of young stars. Check out the Peach City’s latest casting call for your chance at fame. 

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‘The Originals’ 

The CW series, which is a spinoff of “The Vampire Diaries,” has been picked up for a fifth season. It follows the story of the first vampires, who are trying to retake New Orleans. “The Originals” stars Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt and Charles Michael Davis.

What are they looking for?

Dog – a quiet, well behaved dog that will be walking on a leash with its owner in a scene. Your dog must be licensed and have all shots. (Subject: Dog)

Kid – age 7 to 10, and must have state ID or passport. (Subject: Kid w/ID)

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When are they filming?

Filming for the dog’s role will be Aug. 29, and the kid will film on Aug. 30.

How much does it pay?

Pay is $64 for eight hours, and the person with a dog will get a $25 pay bump. 

How do I submit?

Send an e-mail to with the correct subject line. Include your name, number, email, age, height/weight, all clothing sizes, current city and photos (face and full length). If you’re submitting with your dog, include his or her photo and name. If you’d like, you can also include your stand-in experience/resume and car information (color, make, model and year). 

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