‘Deepwater Horizon’ Starring Mark Wahlberg casting call for oil riggers in Louisiana

The highly anticipated feature film, ‘Deepwater Horizon’, is now looking for extras to work on scenes in the next couple of months.

According to /Film, ‘Deepwater Horizon’ is based on the New York Times article by David Barstow, David Rohde, and Stephanie Saul. The article examines how the explosion on a Gulf of Mexico oil rig in 2010 killed 11 people, injured 17 more, and spilled oil into the gulf for months.

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According to reports, Liam Neeson and Michael Keaton are being sought to co-star along side Mark Wahlberg in the upcoming feature film, ‘Deepwater Horizon’.

Central Casting Louisiana is looking for experienced oil riggers to work on the upcoming feature film. To audition for a role on ‘Deepwater Horizon’, check out the casting call details below:

‘Deepwater Horizon’ Casting Call

*** Long Night – Working Friday 5/29 in Chalmette ***

Looking for a late 20’s-30’s African American blue collar looking female to play kitchen staff on an oil rig on Friday 5/29 in Chalmette. You must also be available for a fitting tomorrow (Thursday 5/28) afternoon.

Please submit current picture, name and phone number to [email protected]

Real Oil Rig Workers Casting Call

We are now accepting submissions from Men & Women with REAL Oil Rig experience as well as Men & Women with REAL Merchant Marine or Coast Guard experience. Please only submit if you have actual experience in these professions! This is for a feature shooting May through August, with the potential of a lot of days/nights of work.

Please submit your name, phone number, what city you live in and detail your experience including your previous job title / rank to: [email protected]

Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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