California: Background Actor Registration


Thank you for considering to register for extras casting Los Angeles background work through Tower Casting. We do not charge any fees to register or work through our extras casting company. To be considered for background work through Tower Casting (TC) you must verify employment eligibility in person either at one of our open-casting-calls or our background casting boarding and talent verify system. All background actors interested in obtaining paid extra work in Los Angeles through Tower Casting must pre-register online and verify employment eligibility.

Tower Casting: Extras Casting Los Angeles

To register for extras casting in Los Angeles with Tower Casting, you must live near the Los Angeles area and be eligible to work in the United States. You must provide and present the following information to register with Tower Casting Company. All documentation must be verified by law.


  • Legal Full Name
  • Address for Payroll
  • Contact Phone Number
  • Provide (1) Government Issued Photo ID (Drivers License, State ID Card, Military Card, School ID Card, or Tribal ID Document) and social security card or US Passport (no expired IDs/Docs) 
  • Social Security Number
  • Complete Clothing Sizes
  • Complete Resume & Bio
  • Vehicle Information
  • Completion of CA Harassment Training (see link under Step 1)
  • Create Online Talent Profile with Tower Casting
  • Accept Tower Casting Policies and Terms and Conditions


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Pre-register online by creating and completing a Tower Casting, background actor profile. Be sure to enter accurate contact and size information. If you have not done so already, please complete the required Entertainment Studios Sexual Harassment Training for  California employees:
Once booked for an extra work job, you will digitally complete (i9/w4) required documents and verify your forms in person on set or at our Los Angeles open casting calls for background actors. If booked for a extra work job, bring your ID/Documents to set every time you work (including your Vaccination Card for Zone A Entertainment Productions)
For more information on talent employment verification in the United States, visit

Tower Casting Employment Eligibility

Anyone registering for paid background work through Tower Casting MUST be eligible to work in the United States. To register with our extras casting Los Angeles Background Actor Database, you must provide documentation to verify your employment. Minors under the age of 17 must have guardian consent. For more info visit FAQ: Registration, FAQ: Verify, and FAQ: Children pages.

Begin Step 1 by Creating your Background Actor Casting Profile
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Talent Questions & Answers

For questions and answers regarding; Talent Profile Updates; Verification for Employment; Requirements for Children; Getting Booked For Jobs; What to Expect When Working On Set; and Payroll; select the icon below.