Universal Pictures’ ‘The Hunt’ Open Casting Call

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Universal Pictures‘ The Hunt is now casting extras in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Central Casting is now casting talent for an upcoming feature film filming in New Orleans, Louisiana. Casting directors are looking for actors to play border agents and refugees. Producers are casting the following types:

  • BORDER AGENTS: Currently taking submissions for men and women who appear to be Eastern European (18+) to work as border agents at a refugee camp. You MUST have real working military/police experience! Darker hair and features are a plus. Filming 2/21, 2/22, 3/22, AND 3/25 in New Orleans, LA. You MUST be available ALL work dates as the scenes are matching.
  • REFUGEES: Currently taking submissions for men, women, and women who appear to be Eastern European, Bosnian, Syrian, Middle Eastern, etc. (18+ years old, any portrayable ethnicity) to portray refugees at a camp waiting to be processed. Darker hair and features are a plus. Filming 3/25 in New Orleans, LA.

About The Hunt:

According to Film New Orleans, The Hunt is a new movie filming in New Orleans, Louisiana. Deadline reports The Hunt is a Universal Pictures project is an action-political thriller. Plot details have not been released. However,  the project is written by Damon Lindelof and his The Leftovers collaborator Nick Cuse and directed by Craig Zobol.

How to apply:

*** We are excited to announce a NEW Feature! ***

“THM” will be filming in the Greater New Orleans, LA AND the NORTHSHORE from mid February through the end of March ***

This is your opportunity to work on another great movie! See details below and submit early!

BORDER AGENTS: Currently taking submissions for men and women who appear to be Eastern European (18+) to work as border agents at a refugee camp. You MUST have real working military/police experience! Darker hair and features are a plus. Filming 2/21, 2/22, 3/22, AND 3/25 in New Orleans, LA. You MUST be available ALL work dates as the scenes are matching.

REFUGEES: Currently taking submissions for men, women, and women who appear to be Eastern European, Bosnian, Syrian, Middle Eastern, etc. (18+ years old, any portrayable ethnicity) to portray refugees at a camp waiting to be processed. Darker hair and features are a plus. Filming 3/25 in New Orleans, LA.

These categories will be PICTURE-PICKED by the director!!
Please email the following to [email protected]
• CURRENT photo(s) of yourself
• Your name and contact information
• Name of child (if applicable)
• Height, weight, and measurements
• List any relevant experience
• Notate tattoos
• Notate your specific category in the subject line

* PHOTO SUBMISSION RULES:
1). You should be the only one in the photo.
2). Please face the camera.
3). Only clear and well-lit photos will be considered.
4). Absolutely NO filters!

You MUST be registered with Central Casting! For more information, go to our online self-registration page

Related: How to Find Acting Auditions and Casting Calls

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

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