HBO show looking for extras in Albany

July 01, 2019 06:28 AM

ALBANY- You have a chance at getting your 15-minutes of fame this week.     

The HBO show Succession is filming this week in Albany and they are looking for extras who can act like politicians. They are also looking for extras who can act like journalists.


They will be shooting part of the second season on Monday and Tuesday. Succession is an HBO series following the Roy family and a media conglomerate company.

People looking to be extras must be a local resident and provide their name and phone number. Extras must also be available all day on Monday and Tuesday. Interested individuals should email

The filming is the latest in a long history of movie and television filming in the Capital Region.    


WNYT staff

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