'Draft Day' Starring Kevin Costner and Jennifer Garner Open Casting Call

"Draft Day," the Cleveland Browns-related film starring Kevin Costner, Jennifer Garner and Denis Leary, will have a busy April before shooting starts in Cleveland in early May. The film is already slated to shoot scenes at the NFL Draft, April 25- 27 in New York, and now the casting call for this Sunday has gone out for local actors as well.  


Real Style is casting extras for major motion picture Draft Day

WHAT: Extras Casting for the movie “Draft Day,” which will be filmed in the Cleveland, Ohio area. Real Style, a leading casting and talent resource, is looking for extras of all ages and all ethnicities. The casting call is for those who want to be an extra in a movie – aspiring actors and actresses, with or without acting experience. Extras are used throughout filming to provide authenticity to scenes and to reinforce the creative vision of the director. Extras are paid for their work on set. WHEN: Sunday, April 14, 2013 12:00 pm-6:00 pm The line will be cut off at 5:00 p.m.  Those arriving prior to/or at 5:00 pm  will be accommodated. WHERE: Terry Macklin Event 6200 Enterprise Center Solon OH 44139 INTERVIEW OPPORTUNITY: Kathy Remski and Rose Gilpin, principals of Real Style, are available to discuss the opportunities for Cleveland residents to be in this Hollywood production. Real Style works with national production companies to cast extras and talent for numerous movie and television and commercial  productions such as Detroit 187, Alex Cross, Conviction, Whip It, HUNG REGISTRATION: Registrants may have to wait and can expect to have two photographs taken by a professional photographer and fill out paperwork, for his or her profile. Castings are held in order for Real Style to meet and photograph individuals interested in becoming an extra in the movies.   There is no charge to be considered for the opportunity to be in Draft Day. For those interested in all future Real Style opportunities, the option to become a permanent member of the Real Style database will be available to you at the casting. (This option has a one time only $15 fee) For more information and to register online, please visit SPECIFIC TYPES: In addition to everday people, extras are needed who can be football fans, football players, coaching staff, team owner types.
  • Caucasian male stand in who is 6’1?, 190 pounds
  • A stand in takes the place of an actor while shots are being blocked
  • Caucasian female stand in who is  5’8, 110 pounds, long brown hair
Please DO NOT contact the GCFC offices regarding employment and casting opportunities. (Source)