The Avengers will begin production in April and the Marvel Studios production is seeking extras in New Mexico. The Film and Media Day 2011 will be held in Santa Fe, New Mexico on February 16 and you can read all the details below.
- WHEN: 10am- 4pm Come one come all! 10am-3pm Casting Call, (7am Volunteers report to location), (8am Mayor & Tribal Leaders Breakfast)
- WHERE: Corner of Paseo de Peralta & Old Santa Fe Trail in Santa Fe
- WHO: New Mexico Film Industry Professionals, our State Legislators, YOU (anyone interested in how movies are made)
- WHAT: Everything you always wanted to know about the film industry in New Mexico; a chance to meet people working in the industry, and get your foot in the door.
- HOW MUCH: FREE!
We will be having the largest casting call that New Mexico has ever seen in which all of New Mexico's working Casting Directors and SAG franchised Talent Agents and/or their representatives will be present. If you would like to be a movie "Extra" in Marvel's The Avengers or on the Television shows Breaking Bad or In Plain Sight (filmed in Albuquerque area) or any future feature films to be shot in New Mexico, all of the Casting Directors and Extras Casting will be on site to meet you, including Emmy nominated casting directors Jo Edna Boldin CSA and Angelique Midthunder CSA.
Photographers will be there to take your headshots for our database for FREE. A representative from the Screen Actors Guild will also be there to answer your questions about working as a professional actor in the local film industry. (10am - 3pm )
You can CLICK HERE to read more on New Mexico's Film and Media Day, which will also include hair, makeup, and special effects demonstrations.