Casting call seeks 200 extras for 'Manhattan'

Posted at: 03/06/2014 11:04 AM
By: Elizabeth Reed,

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A new TV show filming in Santa Fe and Albuquerque about the first atomic bomb is looking for 200 extras.

Casting directors for "Manhattan" are looking for 100 men and 100 women for paid extra positions. They are looking for military types ages 18 to 40, scientist types ages 25 to 45 years old and families.

All positions will be paid $10.55 per hour.

Filming for the 13-episode series will take place between March 17 and July 1. Manhattan will premiere in July on WGN America.

If interested, send submissions to and include a recent photo of yourself and a phone number.