Casting directors are currently casting extras to work on the Jon Favreau directed feature film, "Chef" in Austin, Texas.Favreau has also been gleaning skills from the Kogi chef-owner in preparation for his role in the upcoming Chef, which will also star Robert Downey Jr., Sofia Vergara, and Scarlett Johansson (Grub Street). Over the past few months, the rest of the world marveled over director Jon Favreaus Use Of Technology to announce his cast for the upcoming movie Chef. But when Favreaus not using Vine to make major casting announcements usually reserved for press releases, he also gives us fun sneak peeks and vignettes into the making of Chef. A lot of them include his new BFF, Roy Choi, and his food truck Kogi BBQ (The Braiser). And, if you look carefully enough, you might actually learn more about whats going on in the film, too!
"Chef" Directed by Jon Favreau Casting Call
Third Coast Extras is taking submissions for Extras to work TOMORROW WEDNESDAY AUGUST 21st on the Jon Favreau directed feature film "Chef" about a food truck chef. It's shooting for just one day in Austin!Pay is $75/10hr. We are booking the following Extras so read carefully and apply using directions below! *Adults Male and Females, Ages 18-80s. all ethnicities with an interesting Austin-type look or an everyday look. We mostly need Hipsters, Cosmic Cowboys, Rockabilly people, Blues fans, characters etc. *Motorcyclists (Bikers) Males, & females all ethnicities, ages 18+ with their own Harleys (or other motorcycle type that resemble Harleys) that they can bring to set and ride in the scenes (bikers will be paid an extra $50 if you ride your motorcycle in the scene). You must have license to operate a motorcycle and clothing options that make you look like an authentic biker. To submit your info to be considered, email us at: [email protected] Make subject either "Chef Extra 8/21" or "Chef Biker 8/21" depending on which you are applying for. Include your name, age, phone #, and height/weight. Attach clear, high quality current photos of you- including a close photo and a full length photo. Bikers also attach a photo of your motorcycle along with the photo of yourself. Important: Must live in...or at least nearby to Austin, TX and have valid ID. Must have full day/night availability for entire day and evening for Wednesday, 8/21 since exact call time won't be released until the night before. Please only apply if you are FULLY available to work & DEPENDABLE and have transportation to get to a TBD location in central Austin.