Call For: Extras

The Green Knight is looking for Film Extras in the coming months. There will be an Extras Open Casting day next week in Dublin. It is paid work and, the open casting day will be open to people from all ethnic backgrounds.

The casting takes place at Liberty hall (Siptu Building), Eden Quay, Dublin 1, on Friday 15th February 10am – 5.30pm.

The film is an Irish/American Co-production, to be directed by David Lowery (Old Man & The Gun, A Ghost Story, Pete’s Dragon).  Based upon the classic 14th Century poem, the film tells the tale of Sir Gawain, a young Knight who embarks upon a quest to confront the titular Green Knight.

Filming will begin March 2019

Appearances: Bone thin, Medium built, Broad, Sporty types, Tall, Short, Witch-like long hair, Bald men & women, Naturally coloured hair or be prepared to dye it, Long and short beards, No beards, Amputees, Crooked or missing teeth

People with unique appearances from every ethnic background.

Skills…Carpenters, Crafts people, Sword & Axe, Blacksmiths, Farmers, Real Midwives, Nurses

Performers of all kinds… Jugglers, Musicians, Fire Breathers, Contortionists, Gymnasts, Acrobats

There will be FEATURED & SPECIAL EXTRA roles too with casting people on the day

For further info, please email:


Call For: Extras for Neil Jordan Film & TV’s ‘ Into the Badlands’





Over the coming months, there will be 1,000’s of extra days on the sets of some for the biggest productions filming in Ireland. are looking for people of Asian, Black, Hispanic and Mixed-race heritage to be part of the third series of the major U.S. TV series, Into the Badlands starring Daniel Wu, Orla Brady and Sarah Bolger.

Also, extras of the same look for a thriller set in New York but filmed in Dublin are being cast. The film is directed by Neil Jordan and starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Maika Monroe & Isabelle Huppert.

According to Derek Quinn, Managing Director of, “this is a great opportunity to work behind the scenes of a major movie and to be part of a really popular US TV series. Also, a great way to get some extra cash for Christmas. Generally, the fee for a day on INTO THE BADLANDS will be €100 (ranging from €83 to €130). You could be on set four or five times a month, so you could earn about €2,000 before the New Year”.

Anyone interested should attend the OPEN DAY at the Draíocht Theatre in Blanchardstown Shopping Centre on Thursday 14th September, Midday to 7pm. For those who can’t come out to the Draíocht Theatre, you can register online

There is no fee to be part of this production and all roles are paid. No experience is required.

For more information, please see



The open casting day will be taking place next Thursday 14th September in the Draíocht Theatre, Blanchardstown.    


Call For: Open Casting for Extras


Extras Wanted


FilmBase, Temple Bar, Dublin

      Wednesday 23rd November, 9.30am – 5pm


Fastnet Films are producing a major feature film set in 1847 at the height of the Great Famine in Ireland and are currently searching for Irish men and women with gaunt faces and thin bodies to play both specific and background roles in the film.

Filming in Wicklow and Connemara from 28th November to 22nd December and 6th to 28th January.


Fastnet Films will be holding an open casting at FilmBase, Temple Bar, Dublin from 9.30am – 5pm, Wednesday 23rd November.

These are paid roles.

Please email for further information.



Call For: Actors


An open casting will be held in Dublin Thursday 1st of September for the second series of the major US TV series, Into the Badlands, starring Daniel Wi, Orla Brady and Sarah Bolger. The production is looking for extras with a mixed race look, ie Asian/Indian, African/American for fully paid roles in this new production.

All other extras will be cast from

Casting will be open all day from 11am-5pm. Male and Females aged 18 and over only. Filming in Dublin & Wicklow from September to December 2016. Applicants should be able to travel to locations in Wicklow and must have a Right to Work in Ireland. Please bring passport on the day. Also, where relevant, bring photocopies of Right to Work documentation including passport and GNIB card. If you cannot make it on the day, you submit an application online via

Thursday 1st September
Filmbase, Curved Street, Temple Bar


Call For: Extras

Tile Films are looking for extras for a 1916 drama series for TG4. Shooting in Galway from the end of November for approximately two weeks. A number of different characters are needed for the shoot, so please could you email a recent full length photo of yourself, along with all your measurements, name, age, phone number and availability.

Payment will be cash on the day. ***PHOTOGRAPHS ARE A MUST****

Please email the extras coordinator Moira Lawson at or phone 0860861867.


Call For: Extras for ‘Après Match’



10 extras required for Après Match
Variety of ages
– Over 40s
– Over 25s 
Both Male & Female 


Après Match are looking for Ireland’s biggest Italia 90 & 1994 World Cup fans to take part in a short piece for the new series  for a programme that will focus on Italia 90 and another on the 1994 World Cup. Ideally you should have your own fan gear – hats, jerseys, scarves, flags or any other Italia 90 & 1994 World Cup merchandise.


If you fit this criteria and are free for filming on Monday, 17th August please get in touch. You will be required from 2pm – 10pm subject to change in a Dublin location, refreshments will be supplied and each extra will receive a fee of €80


If you are interested in taking part please contact and send through a picture of you in your supporter’s clothing.


Closing date for applications – Wednesday 12th August