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New "Walking Dead" Series Needs Extras

Filming In Central Virginia Starting Next Month

June 25, 2019 - 1:22 pm
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Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) -  The new "Walking Dead" series filming around Richmond needs extras for when work gets under way next month.  The Production says it is seeking people of all ethnicities, ages, genders, and types to play various characters throughout the series. They are specifically seeking actors with a background in movement or dance, with open availability and a flexible schedule.
 
They will accept SAG and Non-Union talent. All extra work is paid. Local hire only, no travel or housing provided. Email submissions are preferred, please send all required photos and info in one email. Submission instructions are listed below.
 
There will be an Open Call for SAG/AFTRA members ONLY who are interested in Background and/or Stand-in work. This will be on Saturday June 29th from 12p - 3p (SAG/AFTRA members please send an email to OpenCallDetails@gmail.com for location info). SAG/AFTRA members are welcome to submit via email if preferred. If you are Non-Union please send your submission via Email.
 
EMAIL SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS: 
Email: RVAextras@KendallCooperCasting.com
Subject Line for Non-Union submissions: “WALKING DEAD”
Subject Line for SAG/AFTRA member submissions: “SAG SUBMISSION”
 
SEND THREE CURRENT PHOTOS:  One close-up of face and two full body photos. Please make sure these photos show your current hairstyle/length and current facial hair, if any.
ALONG WITH ALL THE REQUESTED INFO (FORMATTED AS BELOW):
1. Name:
2. Phone Number:
3. Email Address:
4. City and State you currently live in:
5. Union Status: (SAG or Non-Union) If SAG, please include your SAG number
6. Age or Age Range: (Also list DOB if under 18)
7. Height / Weight:
8. All Clothing measurements (MEN: Suit Jacket, Shirt, Pant, Waist, Shoe) –
(WOMEN: Dress, Pant, Shirt, Shoe, Bust, Waist, Hip)
9. Do you have any tattoos?: (If yes, briefly list location and size of tattoo)
10: Do you have specialty movement/dance/athletic experience? If so, please describe:
11: Do you have a flexible schedule? (Filming is typically a 12+ hour long commitment, typically Monday-Fridays, often short notice)
12. Do you have a car? If so, please provide the make/model, color and year along with a picture.
 
Please describe any previous Stand-In experience and list the actor/production.
Also, please attach a Headshot / Resume if you have one (optional).

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