Child extra are kids in the background of a scene. They generally do not have any lines to speak so acting experience is not required. Extras can make up to $250 a day just standing or moving behind the main actors in movies, TV shows, commercials. There is a huge demand for extras all over the country.
A casting call is a job posting specifically seeking child actors, extras, dancers, models, musicians and other talent for various types of productions, such as, TV shows, movies, commercials, modeling and other entertainment related opportunities. The casting call will include the name of the production, a brief description of the project, where and when it is being filmed, and what type of kids they are seeking and the rate of pay to be expected. You can search and view all the KidsCasting casting calls from the "Casting Call" page.
To register with KidsCasting complete the online registration form www.KidsCating.com.
KidsCasting allows casting directors, filmmakers, and talent recruiters to post casting calls with the purpose of hiring talented kids. Then parents are notified about new casting calls and are able to submit their kids profiles to a specific project that they are interested in. From there, a recruiter will normally review all profiles of potential candidates and contact the best candidates directly by sending a message.