Casting CallsEd Helms' 'Vacation' Reboot Casting Call for a 'Burning Man' Festival Scene

Ed Helms’ ‘Vacation’ Reboot Casting Call for a ‘Burning Man’ Festival Scene


, Georgia Casting Call – Ed Helm's ‘Vacation' Reboot casting call for in Atlanta.

 stars in the New Line Cinema reboot of the Vacation  series as Rusty Griswald, the son of Chevy Chase's iconic character of the original four films. Vacation stars Ed Helms and Christina Applegate and Horrible Bosses‘ directors' John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein write and direct.

Casting directors are looking for featured extras to on a fun and wild, desert and art festival scene that is meant to be similar to “Burning Man”.

Producers are looking for talent available to work starting Thursday, October 16th, , October 17th, and , October 20th. Talents must be available for a fitting next week on Wednesday, October 8th, Thursday, October 9th or Friday, October 10th.

Ed Helm's ‘Vacation' Reboot Casting Call

Post #1 of 3 for the Burning Man type gathering
For the film “VACATION” –– works THURS 10/16, FRI 10/17 and MON 10/20 (a 3-day booking!) with a pre-fitting next week on Wed (10/8), Thurs (10/9) or Fri (10/10)

***PLEASE READ CAREFULLY- this is a detailed post ***

Casting for MEN and WOMEN, ages 18-45 to be our featured extras during the fun and wild, desert music and art festival scene (that is meant to be similar to “Burning Man”)

For this first group, we need energetic awesome people, both attractive and also character (artist types) who are open to being costumed in a mix of wild, interesting, ecletic, “colorful”, bohemian, hippie, and/or possibly skimpy costumes that WE have to dress you in (i.e. this is not for shy people or for anyone that is body conscious , etc..)

***IMPORTANT NOTES*****************************

NOTE 1: IF you are selected, you will need to go on a PRE-FITTING next week, on Wed (10/8), Thurs (10/9) OR Fri (10/10)

NOTE 2: the pay rate will be $64 for 8 hrs with OT after that

NOTE 3: This will film in Stockbridge, GA and again, is a 3 DAY BOOKING for THIS group only


Please submit to: [email protected] and put “WILD 3 DAY FEST” in the subject


CURRENT !!!!!!!!!!!!
If you have Headshots (professional) or model cards, you are welcome to submit with those, HOWEVER ALSO include a current photo of you that is NOT a professionally done photo (taken by a friend or a , etc..). At least one photo should show your current hair length and style (a good face photo) and one should be from the waist or full length… 

A photo in a bikini or bathing is encouraged but not mandatory. We need to see you looking the part, so flattering photos are key.

NOTE: if YOU have any eclectic or interesting or colorful artsy style of dressing for this type of festival , include a picture IF you have one. If you are a sexy girl, please send a photo IN a sexy outfit (bathingsuit, shorts and tank, etc…)


  • First and Last NAME
  • PHONE # (s) in this format ( xxx-xxx-xxxx )
  • EMAIL address
  • CITY and STATE where you live (or will be coming from)
  • AGE
  • Height
  • Weight
  • SIZES:
  • Women: dress size, bust/bra/cup , waist, shoe
  • AND –
  • Men: Jacket, collar, sleeve, waist, inseam, shoe

1. LIST if you have any TATTOOS and a BRIEF description of where it is and how large, etc..

2. Although we WILL be dressing this group, please LIST if YOU have any eclectic or interesting or colorful artsy style of dressing for this type of festival OR include a picture IF you have one. If you are a sexy girl, please send a photo IN a sexy outfit (bathingsuit, shorts and tank, etc…)

This will film/shoot in Stockbridge, GA and you must be willing to work local there as an extra.

Megan Diane
Hi, I'm Megan Browne, the Head of Partnerships at Project Casting - a job board for the entertainment industry. As Head of Partnerships, I help businesses find the best talent for their influencer campaigns, photo shoots, and film productions. Creating these partnerships has enabled me to help businesses scale and reach their true potential. I'm excited to continue driving growth by connecting people with projects they're passionate about.

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