Warner Bros. has issued an open casting call for The Dark Knight Rises, which starts shooting in New York City on October 29. The production, using the code name Magnus Rex, is seeking male and female extras over the age of 18. You can take a look at all the details below.
"Grant Wilfley Casting, Inc. is casting extras for the new Warner Bros. film Magnus Rex. Producers state: "Take part in the urban action adventure coming to the streets of New York City." Shoots Oct. 29-Nov. 11, 2011 in NYC.
Seeking - Extras: male and female, 18+, all ethnicities, no experience necessary, to play law enforcement within a city besieged by crime and corruption, specific roles include Guards, Soldiers, and Police Officers, seeking physically fit athletes, people with military and/or law enforcement training/experience, weapons training, and/or martial arts training.
Open call will be held Oct. 1, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. & 2-4 p.m. at Metropolitan Pavilion, 110 W. 19th St. (between Sixth & Seventh Aves.), NYC. Bring photo ID (i.e. driver's license, state ID, student ID, etc.); talent must be able to provide valid unexpired ID to fill out I-9 at time of hiring. Seeking nonunion talent at this call; SAG members who are not already registered with GWCI should also attend the open call. For more info (including time/location details for SAG registration), visit GWCNYC.com or call (212) 685-3168. There are no sign-up fees. Professional pay provided. SAG Background Actors Contract."
The Dark Knight Rises is currently shooting in Los Angeles, working towards a July 20, 2012 release date.