As we’ve reported, the Wikileaks movie, The Fifth Estate, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Julian Assange, has been filming at various locations in Germany and Iceland, and now production has moved to Belgium where they’re looking for extras.
The movie follows Domscheit-Berg (Daniel Bruhl), an early supporter and eventual colleague of Assange, during the early days of WikiLeaks, culminating in the release of a series of controversial and historical documents.
On February 18 The Fifth Estate will be filming in Antwerp and they still need hundreds of extras. Check out the full casting call below:
DreamWorks, the production of Steven Spielberg in Belgium the Hollywood production “The Fifth Estate” at the fimen! The long-awaited film about WikiLeaks with recordings near several Flemish cities, including Antwerp.
The role of Julian Assange is played by British actor Benedict Cumberbatch. Carice van Houten plays the role of an MEP from Iceland acting on behalf of Assange. The script is by Josh Singer, writer of the series The West Wing. Bill Condon, known from Dreamgirls and The Twilight Saga Breaking Dawn, is the director.
Registration is only through https://fbo.inthepicture.tv.
Specifically for Monday, February 18 in Antwerp are still many hundreds of extras sought and therefore they want to seek the assistance of many Dutch extras!
Men: Between 23 and 60 years old
Women: Between 23 and 40 years old