Robert Rodriguez ‘From Dusk till Dawn’ TV Series Casting Call for Featured Roles in Austin, Texas

Project Casting

Casting directors are seeking extras to work on From Dusk Till Dawn filming in Austin Texas.

From Dusk Till Dawn is a new television series based on the 1996 film of the same name.
Screenrant recently reported on the upcoming new series.

From Dusk Till Dawn director Robert Rodriguez unveiled plans for the show this week, while also unveiling plans for an entire new cable network aimed at young-adult audiences called El Rey, which he has co-created, partnering with Univision Communications Inc. 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.

 Still interested, see the following casting call information below for more details.
Beth Sepko Casting & Third Coast Extras posted the following Casting Call on their Facebook Page:
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From Dusk Till Dawn TV Series Casting Call Information

Seeking some VERY specific types to work as Extras on the new FROM DUSK TILL DAWN TV Series as Extras during November 2013- exact shoot date is TBD so flexible schedule is needed.

-READ CAREFULLY PLEASE BEFORE YOU SUBMIT & SHARE THIS WITH ANYONE YOU KNOW WHO FITS THESE DESCRIPTIONS!-

  • *A set of Twin Female Hispanic 1-year-olds (or close to age one) with an adorable look. Note: If you have one baby that fits this age range/ description that is not a twin, feel free to submit them too. But, twins are preferred for this role!).
  • *Male dark-skinned Latin American, Native American, mixed race etc. between ages of 20s-50s to portray intimidating/ tough native ancient native “warrior” type. Serious faces, dark complexions, well-built/toned physiques.

You’ll need flexible schedules w/ ability to clear your schedule for the WHOLE day and/or night that we book you to work (we don’t get call times or map until the night before a shoot!) & you’ll need to have your own reliable transportation to get to the sets- either in Austin or outside of town on location.

Minimum pay guarantee for adult extras is $79.75 per shoot. If a shoot goes past 10 hours, overtime pay kicks in. The rate for child Extras is $60/8 hrs.

To submit, email us at: [email protected] w/ subject heading “FDTD Baby Twins” or “FDTD Ancient Warrior” and follow directions below exactly:

Men: include name, age, phone #, height/weight, jacket size, collar size, pants size (waist/inseam), and shoe size. Attach plenty of clear, well-lit, current photos in high resolution – including both close up photos and full length photos that show your body (shirtless will help since this is for an old time warrior).

Female baby: include name, age, parent contact phone # (s), weight and measurements. Attach plenty of clear, well-lit, current photos in high resolution – including both close up photos and full length photos.

IMPORTANT: Must be Texas resident w/ valid Texas ID who lives in (or at least nearby) to Austin, TX since shoots days can change at the last minute. Please don’t submit if you’re not local to the area or nearby. Even if you’ve submitted or worked with us on a previous project, please follow directions and submit again for this project. We want your most updated info & current photos to show Director
Thanks~ Third Coast Extras