2 casting calls for extras!!

June 23rd, 2010 at 7:56 am by under Entertainment

“30 Minutes or Less” extras – Saturday, June 26 from 11:00am-5:00pm

UPDATED INFO: Clawson, MI based casting company Real Style is looking for extras in Grand Rapids for the feature film “30 Minutes or Less”.

Real Style is ”looking for extras of all ages and all ethnicities, including children ages 12-14.  Extras are used throughout filming to provide authenticity to scenes and to reinforce the creative vision of the director.  Extras are paid for their work on set.”

Casting call: Saturday, June 26, 2010 from 11:00-5:00 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids (5700 E. 28th St SE).

Registrants can expect to fill out paperwork and have 2 photos taken fro their profile.   There may be a short wait.  All individuals arriving by 5:00 pm will be accommodated.

“30 Minutes or Less” is being directed by Ruben Fleischer (“Zombieland”) and scheduled to film from July through mid-October, its is being produced by Ben Stiller and will star Aziz Ansari and Danny McBride.

“BE IN A MOVIE” Workshop and extras casting call for “Touchback” - Saturday, June 26th at 12:00pm and 1:00pm-4:00pm
UPDATED INFO: JR Galactic, an (Okemos, MI based) Extras Casting Service helping connect actors, models and average Joes to Michigan’s growing Film Industry.

Workshop: Saturday, June 26th 2010 12:00pm – 1:00pm
(JR Galactic would like to share insider’s tips on breaking into the film industry as a background actor.)
Casting Call: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
West Michigan Film Office
741 Kenmoor Ave. Suite E, 
Grand Rapids  MI 49546
JR Galactic says “Thanks to the State’s recent tax incentives, Michigan has become an attractive location for film producers.”

Producer Randall Emmett (“Righteous Kill”, “Gun”, “Caught in the Crossfire”) is filming yet another film in Grand Rapids Michigan.
Only the first 100 people to RSVP online are guaranteed a seat at the “Business of Background Acting” workshop.  Participants of this Free workshop will have a chance to be cast as an Extra in Movies and TV shows, learn key industry terms, set etiquette as well as proven techniques to get cast again and again. 

Casting directors will be present for on‐site consideration for the feature film “Touchback” and registration with JR Galactic Extras Casting Service.  More Info/RSVP online at www.Galactic.com.

Actors age 18 – 40 may apply for the following paid roles:
High School Students
Teachers, Parents
Football Players
Members of the press
Office Workers
Main Street Shoppers
Fire Station Employees
Restaurant Workers & Patrons
Hotel/ Maid staff
Bean Farmers and Family
Barnyard workers


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3 Responses to “2 casting calls for extras!!”

  1. Randy says:


    Do I have to pay a fee in order to be a movie extra? If so, where does the money go and to whom? I am a bit concerned that The West Michigan Film Office was involved in one of the money collecting operations.

    Thank you,


  2. Joann Brown says:

    Dear Galactic casting
    Iwould like to registar with your service to be an extra in the movie Touchback starring Kurt Russell. I am having problems with down loading Adobe player to reach your site to access the registration page. I went to Wood tv8 and tried but no help so far please email with information of my possibility ASP so that i can shop for the proper attire.

  3. Arun Verma says:

    Thanks for the info. You can post your casting calls and film production jobs for free at http://www.iAmAnArtist.com

    Hope you make use of the services, it’s absolutely free.


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