HBO’s ‘Girls’ seeks hipster extras

Do you have what it takes to be a hipster extra?

Calling all “Hipster Types” — we’ve got the job for you! HBO’s much-discussed series “Girls” is going strong and preparing for its second season. Only this time, they want more hipsters. Any kind of hipsters. All the hipsters.

In a casting call posted on Backstage titled “‘GIRLS’ SEASON 2, HIPSTERS,” casting directors seek people with an authentic hipster look. What exactly is a hipster look? Well, as defined by Central Casting New York, it includes super-edgy traits like “tattoos, piercings, colored hair.”

Behold:

Central Casting New York is casting background for the second season of HBO’s Girls, a comedy about the experiences of a group of girls in their early 20s. Lena Dunham and Allison Williams star. Robb Fitzgerald, extras casting. Shoots May 15-Aug. 28, 2012 in the NYC area.

Seeking—Hipster Types: male and female, 18-30s, all ethnicities, all types, specifically seeking people with tattoos, piercings, colored hair, and unique looks.

For consideration, email pix & contact info via Back Stage; indicate “Hipster” in both the cover letter and “submission question” fields. Pay provided.

Pay provided? What kind of pay? A real hipster would prefer bartering anyway. Geez. They can’t just be bought, you know.

(via Gothamist)



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