The major feature film REAGAN, now filming in the Guthrie, OK, is still looking for extras to appear in the film as early as Monday.
Many of the extras listed in the breakdown below have already been requested, but since they are now on very different shoot dates, we are asking all interested parties to apply again. This will let the casting office know you are available on the new shoot dates listed.
REAGAN tells the story of of how a young boy escapes poverty, finds his way to Hollywood, and then becomes the 40th President of the United States, ready to take on the Soviet Union.
The film stars Dennis Quaid as Ronald Reagan, David Henrie, Jon Voight and several actors not yet announced.
The film is directed by Sean McNamara (SOUL SURFER, EVE STEVENS, THAT’S SO RAVEN). It is written by Howard Klausner (SPACE COWBOYS).
Extras will be paid a guarantee of $80/day for up to 8 hours of filming. Anything over 8 hours will incur overtime. There is additional pay for COVID-19 testing and wardrobe fittings. The COVID-19 test is a simple, non-invasive cheek swab. See below.
All extras will be required to come to Guthrie for a COVID-19 test (Paid at $10/hour for a guarantee of 2 hours) four to five days prior to filming, and a wardrobe fitting on set (paid the same rate) two days prior to filming. This is mandatory and cannot be skipped. The COVID-19 test takes just moments and can happen any time between the hours of 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. COVID testing cannot happen at any other location. It has to be handled through production.
Wardrobe fittings occur during the hours of 8:00 am – 8:00 pm and take about 30 minutes. Casting will do their best to work with your schedule for fittings.
BREAKDOWN FOR RESCHEDULED EXTRAS
SUNDAY OCTOBER 11
(Must be available to come to Guthrie for a covid-19 mouth swab test either by 4:00 pm today, October 7, or sometime between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm Thursday, October 8)
50s PREMIERE CROWD – Men. 30-60s. Thinner builds. Blue Collar types.
50s PRESS CORP- Men. 30-60s. Thin builds.
’47 GLAM SQUAD – Men. Caucasian. Must be comfortable fussing and applying makeup to an actor. Thinner builds. Hair to be styled in a 40s fashion preferred.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14
(These persons will test for COVID-19 in Guthrie any time between the hours of 10:00 am and 4:00 pm Saturday, October 10)
40s CLUB PATRONS – Men and Women. Caucasian only. mid 20s-50s. Hollywood Clean high fashion looks with thinner builds. Hair to be styled in a 40s fashion.
40s DANCING COUPLES – Men and Women. Caucasian only. mid 20s-50s. Real couples to dance at a high fashion Hollywood club.
40s WAITERS – Men. 30-50s. Thinner builds. Clean looks. Hair to be styled in a 40s fashion.
40s PAPARAZZI – Men. Caucasian. 40-60s. Thinner builds. Hair to be styled in a 40s fashion.
CSU THUGS – Men. Caucasian. 30s-50s. Tough looks. Must also be available October 16th
’87 EAST GERMAN FAMILY. Actual family preferred. Looking for Parents, Kids, a Baby and one Grandparent. They don’t need to be actually German, but they should have European looks.
80s SOVIET ENGINEERS – Men. late 20-40s. European looks. Hard working, weathered faces a bonus.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15
(These persons will test for COVID-19 in Guthrie any time between the hours of 10:00 am and 4:00 pm Sunday, October 11)
60s POWER BROKERS- Men. 40-60s. Caucasian. Thin build. Hair to be styled in a 60s fashion.
60s WAITER- Man. 30-50s. Caucasian. Thin build. Hair to be styled in a 60s fashion.
60s PHOTOGRAPHERS – Male. 30-50s. Caucasian. Thin build. Hair to be styled in a 60s fashion.
’40-‘50s OFFICE WORKERS – Men and Women. Caucasian. Thin build. Hair to be styled in a 40s-50s fashion.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16
(These persons will test for COVID-19 in Guthrie any time between the hours of 10:00 am and 4:00 pm either Sunday, October 11 or Monday, October 12)
50s ON CAMERA MODELS – Women. Caucasian. Thin builds, Very beautiful commercial looks. Hair to be styled in a 50s fashion.
40s RALLY CROWD – Men. Any ethnicity. Mix of Tough looks and Hollywood looks. Thin and tough builds preferred. Comfortable running as if rioting
50s PASSERSBY – Men and Women. Any ethnicity. Thinner builds.
ALL INTERESTED PERSONS MUST INCLUDE CLOTHING SIZES OR THEY CANNOT BE CONSIDERED FOR BOOKING.
THOSE SIZES ARE:
Suit (Men only)
Dress (Women only)
We are committed to diverse, inclusive casting. For every role, please submit performers without regard to disability, race, age, color, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by law, unless otherwise specifically indicated.
TO SUBMIT FOR THIS PROJECT:
READ AND FOLLOW THE SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS VERY CAREFULLY.
Failure to follow the instructions will likely result in your submission being lost, mis-filed or accidentally deleted.
– Email recent photos to the casting office. One photo should be from the middle of the chest to the top of the head. The other should be a full body shot. Camera photo photos are fine.
– Include all contact information including NAME, PHONE NUMBER, EMAIL ADDRESS and CITY/STATE of residence.
– Include your clothing sizes from the list above. Failure to include clothing sizes will result in your submission being ignored.
-Make the subject heading of your email REAGAN- (Name of Role). Example: REAGAN – PASSERSBY
– SEND ALL PICTURES AND INFO IN ONE EMAIL. DO NOT SEND MULTIPLE EMAILS.
– Send the email to firstname.lastname@example.org (If you do not send to the email address listed, your submission WILL NOT BE SEEN.)
– If you are selected to appear in the project, you will be contacted by email. Check emails regularly and allow the email@example.com email address in your address book. Our emails often go to your spam filter.
– NO PHONE CALLS