Open casting call for award winning political drama


I have been asked to assist in inviting talent to attend an open casting call scheduled for a hugely popular two-time Golden Globe Award winning television series. This hugely popular political drama is seeking all types, any ethnicity, ages 18 and older. The casting team does not discriminate regarding age, race, religion, ability, or orientation. To be considered, all talent must have legal eligibility to work in the entertainment industry in the Baltimore and the state of Maryland, where shooting takes place. The Baltimore/Richmond/DC Actors Resource Guide eBook has the documents and resources necessary to legally work in the entertainment industry in Baltimore.

Open Casting Call Details

Prior to attending the following open call, please create a free account at Marinella Hume Casting.


Bel Air Armory
37 N Main Street
Bel Air, MD 21014
Click here for directions.


Saturday June 18, 2016
10:00am – 5:00pm

There will be two separate lines, one for SAG-AFTRA members (bring your paid-up card), and one for non-union talent.

Please dress your best, business professional attire, tuxedos, dresses, etc. Come “camera ready”. Men please use hair products, women please have your hairstyle and natural makeup applied.

If you are unable to attend the open casting call and live in the Baltimore/Richmond/DC area, you can submit your full name, contact information, location, union status, and 3 recent color snapshots to the following:

SAG-AFTRA Members:
Non-Union Talent:

The production companies behind this series are Media Rights Capital and Trigger Street Productions. Media Rights Capital is a top independent film and television studio that is backed by Goldman Sachs, AT&T and WPP Group PLC. The company specializes in the creation of premium entertainment content.


About Author

Alan Baltes was born in St. Paul, Minnesota and his family moved to Santa Barbara, California when he was 6 years old. He attended San Marcos High School in Santa Barbara, CA with classmates Cathy Ireland, Cady Huffman, Anthony Edwards, and Eric Stoltz. It wasn't until he met actor Don Stroud, that he became interested in acting. Alan attended a casting session with Don to help him read his lines and was noticed by the casting directors of the show "General Hospital". Alan ended up working 8 months on the show as a "Police Cadet McDonald" with fellow actors Mark Dacascos and Jack Wagner. Alan continued to work on various films, television shows, and commercials and also toured with the Native American Dance Theatre as Associate Producer. In 2002, Alan became interested in working on committees at the Screen Actors Guild, and has served on the Background Actors Committee and the Native American Committee. On February 26, 2008, Alan Baltes became "A United Journey For Humanity's Creative Innovators Advocating A Global Difference Honoree". Alan Baltes founded his company, AB Media Publishing LLC in 2007, which publishes the "Actors Resource Guides" for actors among others. His company also publishes a network of casting calls and auditions information websites. Alan is also an IMDb Pro News Desk Partner. In 2014, Alan Baltes opened a PR Services division of his company, providing publicity services for entertainment industry professionals. Alan is also a film and television casting director, with credits ranging from extras to lead role actors. Alan Baltes is the proud parent of two amazing young daughters, and strives to educate young actors about the trials and tribulations of an entertainment industry career.