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Casting for The Real World 27

The Unisphere, attributed to "uribe"...

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Open calls for casting of The Real World, an MTV series, this Saturday  in Columbus, Baton Rouge and New York City.

  • You must be 20 years old or older.
  • You must look like you're between the ages of 20 and 24
  • Bring photo, contact information, and identification to casting call.

Saturday, October 29th: 

  • Columbus: 10:00 am-5:00 pm, Charlie Bear, 1562 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio
  • Baton Rouge: 10:00 am-5:00 pm, Mugshots Grill and Bar, 7425 Corporate Boulevard, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • New York City: 10:00 am-5:00 pm, Chelsea Studios, 151 West 26th Street, 5th Floor, New York City
South fa├žade of the White House, the executive...

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I, Alex Cross, a movie adapted from the novel by James Patterson, is seeking extras for filming in the Cleveland, Ohio area.

Detective Alex Cross discovers a distant family member has been murdered.  After some investigation he finds even more mysterious deaths that seem to point to someone within the White House.

Tyler Perry (I Can Do Bad All By Myself), Jean Reno (The Professional), and Matthew Fox (Lost) will be starring in this feature film.

Paid extras needed:
Real Policemen
People who can portray policemen.
Swat Team Members
Crime Techs
Body Guards
Funeral Goers
Restaurant Patrons
Hot Girls.
Everyday People
Stand-ins and doubles for major actors.

Expect to have photographs taken and complete paperwork for your profile.

Extras Casting Call:
Saturday, July 23rd
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hyatt Place
6025 Jefferson Drive
Independence, Ohio

For more information call:
Real Style Casting at 248.808,6565


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Tomorrow, July 15th and Saturday, July 16th an extras casting call will be held for The Avengers movie in Cleveland, Ohio.  I ran across a great video on what to expect and how to prepare to be an extra for this movie.  You will find a link to it below.  It has some practical advice for becoming an extra in any movie and what to expect when you arrive at the casting call.

  • 18+ years old.
  • Well groomed.
  • Wear business executive outfit.
  • Bring pen to complete application
  • Photos will be taken at the casting call.

July 15th
Noon - 4:00 pm

July 16th
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Holiday Inn Independence
6001 Rockslide Rd.
Independence, Ohio

Here is a related article with a great video with tips on becoming an extra:


Casting: SafeAuto Commercial

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The infamous SafeAuto jingle is the focus of a nationwide contest.  Fans can create their own versions of the song and film themselves performing it.  Submissions will be accepted until January. 

Winners of the contest will receive $5,000 as well as a spot on a television commercial.  The company will also go on a tour to film applicants doing their version of the song.  They will be visiting these cities:

Chicago: July 15-16, 2011
Myrtle Beach: August 4-5, 2011
Philadelphia: August 5-7, 2011
Phoenix: September 8-10, 2011
Houston: October 7-9, 2011
Nashville: October 22-23, 2011
Columbus: November 5-6, 2011

For more information, visit
Actor Robert Downey Jr. promoting the film &qu...

Robert Downey, Jr. (Image by emeritano via Wikipedia)

Open casting call for The Avengers being shot in Cleveland, Ohio.  The Avengers stars Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man and Scarlett Johansson as Black Widow.   Filming will be August through September. 

  • 18+ years old.
  • Well groomed.
  • Wear business executive outfit.
  • Bring pen to complete application
  • Photos will be taken at the casting call.

July 15th
Noon - 4:00 pm

July 16th
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Holiday Inn Independence
6001 Rockslide Rd.
Independence, Ohio

Afghanistan (September 26, 2005) - A U.S...

public Domain Image by US Navy via Wikipedia

The Avengers is wanting Wright-Patterson airmen as extras for roles such as carrier deck crew, carrier maintenance, and pilots. To be eligible you must be attached to the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base  

Starring in The Avengers - Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Lou Ferrigno, Felicia Day, Mark Ruffalo, and Samuel L. Jackson.

Pay will be $10 an hour and overtime for work over 8 hours.  If asked to do something more than extra work the pay will be increased. Catered meals will be provided. Filming will be at the Wilmington Air Park in early August.

You must have your supervisor's permission, fill out the IMT AF Form 3902 for Off-Duty Employment and be in leave status. Permissive TDY is not authorized

Information needed for casting:
  • Name
  • Phone Number
  • Age
  • Height and Weight
  • Jacket Size
  • Shirt Neck and Sleeve Size
  • Pants Waist and Inseam Size
  • Shoe Size
  • Current Picture
  • Military Status
  • Military Base
  • Any Special Skills or Training

Send the above information to:

Lower falls (1). Chagrin Falls OH, November 2009

Chagrin Falls (Image by Janet Moore-Coll via Flickr)

The Chagrin Documentary Film Festival which will be held October 12th through October 16th is accepting film submissions.  There will be daily filmmaker panels and forums at venues around this beautiful Chagrin Valley town.  Films from around the world will be presented..

  • Feature Documentary
  • International Documentary
  • Community Documentary
  • First Film
  • Short Documentary
  • Environmental Documentary
  • Human Spirit Documentary
  • Ohio Documantary

Open call for entries:
Chagrin Documentary Film Festival
PO Box 239
Chagrin Falls OH 44022
Phone: 440-247-0137


Submit entries at Withoutabox:

Scarlett Johansson and a soldier.

Scarlett Johansson (Public Domain Image via Wikipedia)

Casting call for The Avengers being filmed in the Cleveland, Ohio area.  They are needing extras on two days in mid July.  The film will employ hundreds of cast and crew during the course of production.

Set to star in the movie are Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Lou Ferrigno, Felicia Day, Mark Ruffalo, and Samuel L. Jackson.

  • 18 years or older.
  • Parents can submit current pictures of children under 18.
  • Bring pen to fill out application.
  • Bring your clothing sizes..
  • Come well groomed in best business executive outfit.
  • Your photo will be taken at no charge.

***No phone calls***.

Casting Call for Paid Extras:
Friday, July 15th - Noon until 4:00 pm.
Saturday, July 16th - 10:00 am until 4:00 pm.

Holiday Inn
6001 Rockside Road
Independence, Ohio

Children dressed up in Halloween costumes.

Image by Charles Nguyen via Wikipedia

Fun Size a feature length movie being shot in Cleveland, Ohio from June through August is looking for extras.  Expecting to use over 1,500 extras during the course of filming.

Johnny Knoxville and Josh Pence have been tapped to star the film.

Because the movie takes place during Halloween most of the extras will be shot in costume.

Extras: 6 years and older. Parent of Guardian must accompany extras under the age of 18 on set. Parents and children can both be extras.

When applying include a photo in a Halloween costume if you can and the name of the costume.  Also, if under 18, include parent/guardian contact information.
Screenwriter Jim Jennewein visits VFS

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A screenwriting Seminar called Big Ideas will be held in Cleavland, Ohio June 24th through June 26th.

Barri Evans, a working film producer, will lead the seminar and show writers how to work with a film producer, and how to target screenwriting hits.

  • Discover Your Most Powerful Idea
  • Create Concepts that Ignite Industry Interest
  • Unleash your Screenwriting Super Powers
  • Master Pitching to Grab the Attention of the Pros 
  • Transform Structure into Your Best Friend
  • Learn to Accomplish More with Less Rewriting
  • Mentorship for A Year 

Big Ideas Screenwriting Seminar
June 24th through June 26th
Cleveland, Ohio

More info:

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Casting call for Time Borrowers a short film being shot in Cleveland, Ohio on a Saturday in June.  A paid job the film is set in the 1890s in New York and is about a time traveling treasure hunter.


  • Milo: As a time traveling treasure hunter in the 1890's Milo must adapt to the nature of his surroundings. He is a younger slender male in his late 20's.
  • Time Marshal: The Time Marshal is a law abiding citizen only doing his job. He's older then Milo in his mid to late 30's time and age show on him. He's carries a few extra pounds on him as well.

Audition by invitation only will be held June 4th.

Send headshot and resume' for Cleveland, Ohio audition invitation to: 

Child and avengers comics

Public Domain Image via Wikipedia

Crew members needed for "The Avengers" movie scheduled to begin filming in Cleveland in early August.

Marvel Studios will be filming this comic book feature film. Pre-production is already underway.

Crew positions only.  Submit resume's to: