Filmmakers for the new television series From Dusk Till Dawn are now casting extra roles in Austin, Texas.
Casting directors are looking for bodyguards, and travelers to work on various scenes on the new television series ‘From Dusk till Dawn’ filming in Austin, Texas.
The English-language El Rey which is set to premiere this December nation-wide with initial carriage via Comcast would air From Dusk Till Dawn as its first scripted series. Robert Rodriguez, is heavily involved in getting the network off the ground, will be writing, producing and directing the From Dusk Till Dawn series himself. The series will expand on the story and characters from his original film and providing more Aztec mythology. There has not been a report if the two sequels will be included in the television series since, Robert Rodriguez only worked as a producer on those projects.
For more details see the casting call below:
Third Coast Extras is accepting submissions for the following specific extras to work on Robert Rodriguez’s TV Series “From Dusk Till Dawn,” shooting in Austin. This shoot will occur on one or more days within this range: February 27- March 7 (Mon-Fri only) exact date(s) are TBD. Ability to completely clear day/evening schedule on the one or two days of shooting is a must. Also, must be available to attend a quick wardrobe fitting sometime between Monday 2/24 – Wednesday 2/26.
**NEW faces only who haven’t appeared on this show yet, please**
Please share with anyone who fits this!
Must match one of the descriptions below and have a flexible availability from 2/27 – 3/7 to accommodate one or two days of shooting during that range:
*”Bodyguards”: Large, built, athletic, tough/intimidating looking males, all ethnicities, ages late 20’s-40’s.
*”Travellers”: Attractive, hip, professionals/business types, male & female, all ethnicities, ages 20’s-50’s.
Pay rate is $79.75/10hr.
To submit, email us at: [email protected] w/ subject heading “FDTD Bodyguards” or “FDTD Travellers” depending on which you are applying for and follow directions below exactly:
Include name, age, phone #, location (Austin?), height/weight and attach plenty of clear, well-lit, high resolution current photos both close up AND full length. Please list your typical Mon.-Fri. availability during 2/27 – 3/7. Please include your availability to come in for a quick wardrobe fitting Monday 2/24- Wednesday 2/26.
IMPORTANT: Must be Texas resident w/ valid Texas ID who lives in (or at least close nearby) to Austin, TX since shoots days can change at the last minute and call times are likely very early or late night. Please don’t submit if you’re not local to the area or nearby.