Featured Services

Sessions Payroll Management’s core services are designed for the technological, regulatory and customer service needs of our production payroll clients and partners. Experience, excellent client communication and a state-of-the-art technology team make Sessions the market leader in Extras Only™ production payroll for film, television, cable and online entertainment.
Extras Only™ Payroll Software

Extras Only™ Payroll Software

  • 24 Hour Turnaround.
  • Electronic Data Integration (PSL).
  • Extensive E-Verification Database.
Cost Management

Cost Management

  • Extras Payroll Price Match.™
  • No Deposits Required.
  • No Charge for Casting.
Pre-Production Services

Pre-Production Services

  • Paid Sick Leave Program (CA)
  • Paid Sick Leave Program (NY)
  • Pre-production I-9 Prep.
  • Production Payroll Software

    Production Payroll Software

  • Pre-Production Services

    Pre-Production Services

  • Cost Management

    Cost Management

  • Compliance Programs

    Compliance Programs

  • Customization Services

    Customization Services

  • Federal Filing

    Federal Filing

  • Multi-State Filing

    Multi-State Filing

  • Risk Management

    Risk Management

In Production

Since 1979, Sessions has worked on over 2,000 film, television and cable projects. Our long-standing relationships with casting directors, producers and production accountants prove Sessions is the first choice for extras production payroll. Sessions is an approved vendor of major studios.
HBO
Ballers
Sessions joins Ballers for their second season on HBO.  For 30 years, Sessions has worked on HBO projects providing background and stand-in production payroll.
CBS
The Good Wife
Sessions is tuning in to watch longtime client The Good Wife as they launch their seventh season this October.
CBS
Madam Secretary
Since the 1990’s, Sessions has worked with CBS as their extras payroll partner. Watch with us when Madam Secretary's second season premieres on October 4, 2015.
PBS
Mercy Street
The six-part miniseries tells the story of the Civil War from the vantage point of doctors and volunteer nurses. The Ridley Scott, David W. Zucker production premieres  January 17, 2016.
Saban Films
I Am Wrath
John Travolta and Amanda Schull star in this thriller about a man out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer. Slated for a 2016 US release.
Paramount
Star Trek
The third sequel in the Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto portrayal of the original Star Trek crew.  July 22, 2016 release that will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Star Trek franchise.
  • 20th Century Fox
  • CBS
  • FX
  • HBO
  • Sony
  • Universal Studios
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Warner Brothers

Movie Industry Payroll Turnaround

Collectively, the experience of Sessions’ payroll staff in entertainment payroll, including motion pictures and television, amounts to a total of over 100 years of experience spanning 20 years.

Workers' Compensation - Insurance for Movie Extras

Workers’ Compensation Insurance is a no-fault system that offers replacement income and covers all possible medical expenses of the employee's injured on the job. Additionally, many other work related on-set injuries are covered by this type of insurance.

California's Healthy Workplaces

According to the State of California's Department of Industrial Relations, California's Healthy Workplaces ("California paid sick leave") Act, "An employee who, on or after July 1, 2015, works in California for 30 or more days within a year from the beginning of employment, is entitled to paid sick