Extras Casting Calls for ‘Cheaters’, ‘Rise of the Apes’, ‘Real Steel’ & more

Actors Kevin James and Vince Vaughn watch Chicago Blackhawks and San Jose Sharks during Game 3 of the NHL Western Conference final in Chicago

Here are a few casting calls for extras that have been posted around the country. If you have a casting call you’d like listed on OLV, send us an email at olv@onlocationvacations.com.


•Real Blackhawks fans are still needed as extras for the Vince Vaughn/Kevin James movie, Untitled Ron Howard Project aka . For more information go to www.atmospherecastingchicago.com/cheaters.html.

There will be an open extras casting call for Transformers 3 in Chicago on June 4, here are the details:

WHEN: Friday June 4TH, 2010: 9:30AM-4:30PM, Saturday June 5th, 2010: 9:30AM-4:30PM
WHERE: The Chicago Academy for the Arts, 1010 West Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60642-5414

And, now that Megan Fox has dropped out of Transformers 3, they are also in the process of looking for her replacement. Get the info here.


They are currently casting for The Rise of The Apes, which is a prequel to Planet of the Apes starring James Franco. The movie will be filmed at Mammoth Studios in Barnaby, BC and at various locations throughout Vancouver. Shooting is scheduled to take place between July 5th and September 30th. Extras casting will be handled by Andrea Brown Casting. Check out this link for more info and to find out how to apply.


If you were not able to make any of the recent open casting calls for What’s Your Number? you can EMAIL a RECENT photo, or your headshot/resume AND it is also *VERY* helpful to include the SIZE CARD from cpcasting.com. Send new submissions for consideration for background extra work to: wyncasting@gmail.com.


The upcoming movie Real Steel, starring Hugh Jackman, is looking for Russians young and old, 18 and up only to appear in the film as extras. Email your picture to realsteelbg@yahoo.com. Just Russians are needed at this time, must be available to work in the Detroit metro area this summer. In the subject line please put your name and the word Russian. Make sure to include your phone number in your email.

Extras are also needed for Scream 4 which is set to begin shooting in Ann Arbor, MI on June 14. You can register via Real Style Casting.


  1. hello!!
    I :more have a question than a comment if that is okay.
    i’ll be brief- for the Transformers casting, do we have to be there 4th and 5th? Or can i just show up on the 5th?

    thanks a Bunch!! 🙂


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