‘Nashville’ is filming in Memphis next week; Extras needed


The ABC series Nashville, which actually films on location in Nashville, TN, is hitting the road next week.

Nashville will be filming at various locations in Memphis, TN – including Beale Street and at the Peabody Hotel – beginning Nov 10 and they are looking for locals to fill in as extras.

Here are the details:

We will be hiring MEMPHIS area locals to work as extras in scenes on Beale Street and at the Peabody Hotel. Please make sure your profiles are updated and your contact information is correct. Tell your MEMPHIS friends and family!!

Also – if anyone knows of an experienced SIGN TWIRLER (those people that stand on the corner with large signs and flip/twirl/etc. them) – please have them send us an email ASAP to: nashvilleextras@gmail.com with subject line Sign Twirler

Thanks for SHARING! See you next week (Monday 11/10/14) Memphis!

We have such fond memories of seeing the ducks at the Peabody Hotel, what a great city! Good luck to all who apply!


  1. Would love to be an extra in some scenes. I’m a lawyer so I have a few skills that could be helpful with acting. My facebook is Jodi Bishop Runger and my instagram is JodiKay007

  2. Would love to be an extra in some scenes. I’m a lawyer so I have a few skills that could be helpful with acting. My facebook is Jodi Bishop Runger and my instagram is JodiKay007 my youtube account is SpunkySothrnBel

  3. I’m interested in being an extra. I’m a little unusual has I’m currently bleached blonde hair/beard as I prepare to portray Santa Claus. This is my seventeenth year to portray Santa.

  4. Would love this experience. I grew up in Franklin, TN, so this is the perfect fit for me showcases the only 2 places I’ve ever lived!

  5. I would LOVE to be an extra!!! I love the show and watch it every Wednesday and even have gotten my fiancΓ© to watch it with me. It would be amazing to be a part of an episode of Nashville in Memphis,TN!!! Pick me! How do I apply??

  6. Would love my son to be an extra on the upcoming show being filmed in our home town Memphis, TN!! Love this show;)) see you soon !!! Thanks

  7. I Love the show & would be thrilled to have the opportunity to be an extra! I work in downtown Memphis. My FB page is Kassie Hicks Johnson. Pick me!! πŸ™‚

  8. I LOVE this show and watch it every week!! I would love to be an extra. Lived in Memphis my whole life and my husband is from Nashville so it’s my second home πŸ™‚ Hayden and I have something in common too as we are both expecting πŸ™‚

  9. I live right across the bridge from Memphis and adore the show! My friend Talor Wilkison has recently started being an extra in the show and she says it would be an awesome experience! If you guys need a young, entergetic local shoot me an email!


    Kelsey Wrighy

  10. Hello, my name is Scott Caulk. I would love to be a part of the show. Have always loved acting and production. I am 6 feet 5 inches tall if you have any need for tall men. Please let me know if I can help in any way.

  11. OMG OMG OMG!!!! I LOOOOVVVEEE Nashville!! Please please please pick me. I met Charles Esten last December when he was the guest performer at the Holiday Lighting Ceremony at Graceland. (I have a picture with him in my ‘photos’ on FB ) I am a true Nashville fan. I’d love to apart of such an amazing show and fun opportunity. I’m a stay at home and am totally available to shoot whenever. I live close to downtown.

  12. OMG, Nashville is my fav show. I would LOVE to be an extra. I am local to the Memphis area. I am available anytime. How can I apply?

  13. Loveee Loveee Loveee Nashville! It’s mine and my husband’s Wednesday night routine to watch!! I would love to be an extra!!

  14. I have been an extra in Walk the Line (5 scenes), 21 Grams, Nothing but the Truth, Forty Shades of Blue, and Southern Comfort (pilot never picked up). My hours are flexible and I’m not obnoxious around celebrities or a camera hog. I love working as an extra!

  15. Hello! My name is Carolyn Marsh. I have experience in theater and vocal performance. I am also a thespian. I would love the opportunity to be an extra in one of my FAVORITES tv shows!! Please consider me for a position. It would be so greatly appreciated and I will give you my all. πŸ™‚

  16. I’m a 21 yr old former ole miss student living in the Memphis area. I’m laid back, take direction well, and would love an opportunity to be an extra on one of my favorite shows!!

  17. Hey! I’m 20 years young. I’ve never done any kind of theater but I’m originally from the North Mississippi area. I’m just a classy delta girl that would love to be a helping hand! Not to mention I really love the show and the atmosphere it has. Sorry I don’t have any fancy titles! Thanks!

  18. Hi my name is Anais but you can call me Ana. My sisters and I love watching Nashville and would also love the opportunity to be able to play as extras.
    If this counts for anything, I am a senior thespian in high school and I have performed in 3 high school theater productions. If you are still in need of
    extras or for a future casting, we would love it if you contacted us. Thank you for the opportunity! (901-652-4826)

    – Anais Paez

    Sent from my iPhone

  19. I hope it’s not too late but I’d love to be an extra. I have no experience but I’m sure I’m sure I’ll do great. Not to mention I’ve had a crappy week and this would be just the thing to lift my spirits.

  20. Hello! It has been on my bucket list to be an extra in a movie! What an awesome opportunity! What else do I need to do in applying for this position?

    Thank you, Jennifer

  21. Hi there, I have a good bit of experience, and am interested in an Extra position. however, I did not see any information posted on who to contact, casting calls, anything. Thanks.

  22. I LOVE this show. I have no acting experience, although my cousin is a main character in East Bound and Down, and another cousin is the one who trained the yellow lab puppy in the show a couple of seasons back! I would love to be picked! I’m a 20 year old male!

  23. i worked as an extra on a few different movies and absolutely loved it……please consider…..43 yr wh female…red hair /: )

  24. My daughter, Ginny Barganier, met Chip Estes during the lighting of Graceland last year and she is in LeBonheur Children’s Hospital here in Memphis having her 21st surgery. Could Chip possibly find the time to stop by? Thank you.

  25. My name is Jennifer Hughes and I am 29 years old. I am very interested in being an extra in my favorite evening show! I have a great personality. I am in no way shy! It would be a great honor to be an extra! It is a dream of mine to act even if it is being an extra!

  26. Would have loved to have been involved with this. Hope you were inside today. BBRR! I am an outgoing retired teacher. Love people and interacting with everyone. I am also prompt and reliable.


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