CBS keeps on building their fall line up with the addition of their new drama series Hostages. The drama series will star Oscar nominee and Emmy winner Toni Collette, Dylan McDermott and Tate Donovan, in a show that revolves around a surgeon whose family is held hostage by the FBI when she’s asked to operate on the President. The part political thriller, part family drama is set to air this fall on CBS and the casting directors are now looking to cast for several extras and stand in roles. This is a great opportunity for any aspiring actor that is trying to break into the industry. Do not miss out on your once in a lifetime to star in Hostages, the high octane drama on the CBS network. Starring Toni Collette, Dylan McDermott, Tate Donovan, Rhys Coiro, Billy Brown, Sandrine Holt, Mateus Ward, Quinn Shephard, James Naughton
Hostages follows Ellen (Toni Collette), a Washington, D.C. surgeon who is tossed into a political conspiracy after being chosen to operate on the president of the United States. Her family is taken hostage, and it’s her responsibility to save their lives. Hostages is based on an Israeli format by Alon Aranya, Rotem Shamir and Chayim Sharir that was never produced.
CBS’s total primetime network lineup is watched by more than 130 million people per week during the 2010/2011 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom,Two and a half men; #1 news magazine, 60 Minutes ; and #1 daytime drama,The Young and The Restless. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.
Hostages is set to air on CBS is set to air in the fall and will have a 15 episode run. The casting directors are now taking applications for several extra and stand in roles for the new CBS drama. If you are an experienced actor or just someone who is looking to break into the industry, they want to hear from you.
If you are interested in auditioning for the CBS drama series Hostages please submit your information along with a recent photo and contact information. Please keep checking back often for more information on casting locations and shoot dates and as always leave us a comment and let us know what you think about the new CBS fall lineup addition.