Movieextras.ie have announced their annual call for folks who want to be in the movies.
This coming Friday and Saturday (July 13th and 14th) you can register with the company from 11am until 7pm at Dublin's Westbury Hotel. The following is part of their press release:
Over 550 companies and casting directors have access to the Movieextras.ie members profile and can contact them for work as an extra, model, actor or for promotional work. “Many famous stars began their career as an extra including Matt Damon, Brad Pitt and Ben Affleck – so you never know, this could be the start of something big!” says Derek Quinn, Director and co founder of MovieExtras.ie.
Recent Irish productions who have worked with MovieExtras.ie include TRIVIA, Vexed, Asterix and Obelix, Titanic: Blood & Steel, Republic of Telly, What Richard Did, Amber and Ek Tha Tiger (where Bollywood met Dublin). MovieExtras.ie members have also starred in 100s of adverts including ads for Bank of Ireland, Heineken, AIB, An Post, Budweiser, Aldi, The Referndum Commission, Dairygold and Paddy Power. And for football enthusiasts, members were part of several idents and adverts for Euro 2012.
Currently MovieExtras.ie are working with high profile productions including Ireland’s leading soap opera Fair City, Ripper Street (starring Matthew MacFadyen), An Crises, and their members are involved with RTÉ’s Crimecall and Primetime, and Stay (starring Aidan Quinn and Taylor Schilling), which is being shot in the West of Ireland.
There is a 30 percent discount on registration for entertainment.ie subscribers, you just have to sign up for an account - which you can do in the comments section below. For further info hit up yonder