General FAQ

All things GWCI app

How do I register with GWCI?
Anyone interested in being cast by GWCI must register through (which is completely free). To register, visit:   Ente...
Thu, 9 Jan, 2020 at 2:31 PM
What is a background performer?
Grant Wilfley Casting primarily casts background actors (also referred to as extras). A background role is any non-speaking role in a film or television sho...
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019 at 4:47 PM
Why are background performers important?
Even though the background does not speak, they are still very important. They help define the tone, time period, and location of the scene. Different types...
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019 at 4:48 PM
What is expected of a background performer?
Background actors must be professional. They must show up on time to the correct location with the right wardrobe. While on set, background actors must foll...
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019 at 4:48 PM
What does it mean when I'm asked about my availability?
Filming can begin and end at any time. When you are asked if you are available for a specific date, you must be available the entire date without conflicts.
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019 at 4:50 PM
What's the GWCI Privacy Policy and Other Terms of Use?
See attached for: GWCI Privacy Policy, GWCI Terms and Conditions, GWCI App Terms of Service, and the NY Employment Agencies Law Poster. NYC DC...
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