‘Maze Runner’ sequel ‘Scorch Trials’ is looking for extras in New Mexico


As we reported a few weeks ago, the Maze Runner sequel, The Scorch Trials, begins filming in New Mexico soon and now they are looking for extras.

On Saturday, Nov. 8, a local casting company will hold an open casting call from 1:30-4:30 p.m. at the Haynes Community Center, 2006 Grande Blvd, in Rio Rancho, NM.

The movie will begin a three month shoot in Albuquerque this month.

The Scorch Trials stars Dylan O’Brien, Ki Hong Lee, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Dexter Darden, Giancarlo Esposito, and Patricia Clarkson.

The production is looking for “young adults 18 -27 as well as Middle Eastern, African America, Asian, Hispanic and Caucasian men, women and children for non-speaking paid roles.



  1. Hello my name is Caitlin Brendon, i am 16( yes i know a bit young for what you are looking for) i am 5’7″ and have brown skin and dark brown hair. I am 100% native american my tribe is navajo. i would deeply appreciate it if you were to cast me, even just as an extra. I live in New Mexico and will be completely devoted to the movie. i missed the recent casting calls in Rio Rancho because of personal issues. I would be honored if you were to contact me back my email is CBrendon98@gmail.com. thank you

  2. My name is Leonor, I am only 14 years old, almost fifteen. But I live in New Mexico am Hispanic. I am 5’6″, have dark brown hair, and would love to work on The Scorch Trials. I may only be fourteen but I am told by many that I am very mature for my age. I would love to work on the film as an extra, please reply to my email.


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