Schedule Change Causes New Need for Extras in REAGAN

The major feature film REAGAN, now filming in the Guthrie, OK, had a shift in scheduling, and is adjusting its latest call for extras.

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. 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) five days prior to filming, and a wardrobe fitting on set (paid the same rate) three 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

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9

BERLIN WALL CROWD – Men and Women. 20-30s. Any ethnicity. They celebrate when the Berlin Wall is taken down. This takes place in 1989, so ’80s looks and hair length are a plus.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10

60s CAMERA OPS – Men. Caucasian. 30-40s. Thin builds. Hair that can be styled in a 60s fashion

CONTINENTALS – Men. Caucasian. mid 30s-50s. Funny performers in a Vegas show. Comfortable improving and good with comedic moments. Suit sizes between 38-40. Hair that can be styled in a 50s fashion

50s SPEECH ATTENDEES – Men and Women. 30-60s. Thin body types with cleaner looks. Hair that is able to style in a 50s fashion.

MONDAY OCTOBER 11

OLDER WHITE HAIRED MALE – To match the photo on the RIGHT

STUDIO CRAFTSPEOPLE – Men and women. 30-50s. Clean looks, with hair to be styled in a 1940s fashion.

50s PREMIERE CROWD – Men. 30-60s. Thinner builds. Blue Collar types.

50s PRESS CORP- Men. 30-60s. Thin builds.

NURSES – Females, thin build. Caucasian.

’47 GLAM SQUAD – Men and Women. Caucasian. Must be comfortable fussing and applying makeup to an actor. Thinner builds. Hair to be styled in a 40s fashion preferred.

MAUREEN REAGAN – Female. Blonde. 6 years old. Child of Jane Wyman and Ronald Reagan. PHOTO AT LEFT

MICHAEL REAGAN – Male. 2 years old. Child of Jane Wyman and Ronald Reagan. PHOTO AT LEFT

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14

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.

CIGARETTE GIRLS – Women. Caucasian. mid 20-30s. Respected beautiful women working a high fashion club in Hollywood. Hair to be styled in a 40s fashion. MUST FIT ONE OF THE FOLLOWING 2 SIZES: Girl 1) Bust 32, Waist 26 Girl 2) Bust 34, Waist 28

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. European looks. German or Russian preferred.

80s SOVIET ENGINEERS – Men. late 20-40s. European looks. Hard working, weathered faces a bonus.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15

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 NEIGHBOR – Female. 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.

FAMILY WITH A DOG – Family of 4 people. Parents and kids. Caucasian. Comfortable bringing a dog to set and walking around. Please send photo of family with the dog.

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16

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.

SPECIAL NOTES:
ALL INTERESTED PERSONS MUST INCLUDE CLOTHING SIZES OR THEY CANNOT BE CONSIDERED FOR BOOKING.

THOSE SIZES ARE:
Height
Weight
Hat size
Suit (Men only)
Neck
Chest
Waist
Dress (Women only)
Pant
Shoe

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.
– DO NOT REPLY TO THIS EMAIL.
– Send the email to casting@freihofercasting.com (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 casting@freihofercasting.com email address in your address book. Our emails often go to your spam filter.
– NO PHONE CALLS

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