By: Nancy P. Goodman (posted July 23, 2018) #NashvilleActors 4 years ago! It was a hot July day! and we were 'background extras' on the TV show 'Nashville'. This took place near Franklin Tennessee, in Lieper's Fork at an old grocery store there. We originally were to be 'elderly couple seated in rocking chairs on... Continue Reading →
After reading an article about talking to yourself in the third person, I may decide to start talking to myself.
My reasons on why you should become a 'background actor': 1. If you enjoy being around people. 2. If you are extroverted. 3. If you are introverted, but would like to change. 4. If you are bored and need something to do. Many reasons why you should become a background actor, but most important is:... Continue Reading →
Most folks spend their retirement years relaxing, traveling, looking for new ways to enjoy life. For Nancy and Billy Goodman, that search led them to new careers as background actors. Since 2012 they’ve worked on multiple movies and shows including Boulevard, Nashville, Still the King, All Saints, and Summer of ’67. As a result, they’ve […]... Continue Reading →
We began our quest to be 'background extras' by signing up with 'On Location Casting' at their webpage http://www.onlocationcasting.us under 'Talent'. You have to fill in all the logical details about yourself, and if you have any prior experience in this field, fill out a 'resume' on the site. Include one 'headshot' photo, and one... Continue Reading →
Photos from 'Boulevard' Movie, (1) Billy in the opening credits scene, playing solitaire at a table behind Robin Williams and his 'father' in the movie, at the nursing home. (2) Back of my head in the movie 'Boulevard', shown sitting at a table with another background actor to my right, as Robin Williams gets... Continue Reading →
*Nancy’s note: Here is a copy of email received June 4, 2016 – If you are in the Memphis TN area and fit the qualifications, contact info is shown in the email below – Please note: OLC ‘will NOT be providing mileage/gas reimbursement or accommodations to anyone working as background talent on this project. You... Continue Reading →