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Oct 29 2014

If you are scheduled for work on the CW Television Series “The Messengers” – Here are your FINAL  CALL TIMES & BOOKING DETAILS for work on THURSDAY 10/30/14.  **UPDATED AT 6:45 AM


–IF YOU are booked on the ABC series “Nashville” in Nashville, TN these are NOT your booking details! This info is for “THE MESSENGERS’ In ALBUQUERQUE, NM!!–


*Emergency number (505)366-9863


**All times are subject to change so YOU absolutely MUST RE-CHECK THIS PAGE BEFORE YOU LEAVE FOR WORK to get your FINAL Approved Call Time!! Make sure to REFRESH your browser!! We are not responsible if you show up too early or too late because you did not double check for you FINAL confirmed Call Time!! CHECK BACK!!!**


If you were booked – you are already CONFIRMED so you are expected to show up!!! You are also expected to be available to stay on set and work for a MINIMUM of 12 hours from your call time. Occasionally it may be less than that but you should not expect to or ask to leave earlier than you are wrapped!! Doing so will be cause for not being booked in the future.


**Please POST your first & last name at the end of this post so that we know you picked up your booking details. Everyone has been Pre-fit or had costumes pre-selected for working this day & we are not overbooked so it’s important that we know EVERYONE got their information and will be there!!  Not posting does NOT mean that you don’t have to show up!! We will be expecting you whether you post or not, it’s just helpful to us to know that you got your details!!


Filming will take place rain, shine, wind, etc.–regardless of the weather or early call time you are expected to be at work on set!!


Work Date: THURSDAY – October 30TH, 2014

11:15 am- ERIN Stand-in (Kathleen)

11:15 am – PETER Stand-in (Josh)

11:15 am- AMY Stand-in (Angie)

11:15 am- NADIA/KOA Stand-in (Katrina)


2:30 pm – VERA Stand-in (Ashley)

2:30 pm – RAUL Stand-in (Matthew)

2:30 pm – THE MAN Stand-in (Michael)







8:30 pm- ROSE Stand –in (Erin)



LOCATION and PARKING for Extras & Stand-ins is at:

I-25 Studios

9201 Pan American Fwy NE

ABQ NM 87113




Look for the yellow signs with black arrows that say ‘EYE’. Park as directed and follow signs to the Extras Holding area




- *make sure to arrive in enough time to park so that you arrive at the check-in area at your call time! If you are just pulling in to the parking lot at your call time, you WILL be late! You should arrive between 10-15 minutes early! Be sure to take your ID and all of your wardrobe with you to the Extras Holding/Check-in area.


EVERYONE MUST COME HAIR & MAKEUP READY as appropriate for your specific character type!!!! Please DO NOT show up with wet, un-styled hair and no makeup!! Ladies – Makeup should not be outlandish or overdone. Men – Facial hair must either be clean-shaven or neatly groomed. Don’t look too scruffy!!

 Wardrobe Instructions for STAND-ins:

STAND-INS should ALWAYS bring the following colors of tops for color cover: Black, Gray, off white, dark Green, Blue Navy,, Brown, Red, Light Green,

-Always wear pants. NO shorts/ skirts please. AND CLOSED TOE SHOES~

- Please also carry your color cover with you at all times on set.  We cannot hold anything for you.


Wardrobe Instructions for EXTRAS:



Be sure to read and follow ALL wardrobe instructions given to the best of your ability.



Everyone should come wearing your favorite 1st outfit and bring 2-3 other complete changes! If you look in your closet and say “ I don’t know if this is what they want me to wear” bring it with you and the Costume Dept. will make the final decision for you.




*Never bring clothing with LOGO’s, intense patterns or super bright colors

*Avoid white but do-n’t bring all black either(unless your character specifies that)

*Bring only clean clothing without damages (unless specifically asked for)

*DO NOT bring dirty/damaged clothing or clothing that DOES NOT fit you.

*Make sure you bring clothes that really fit you. 

*Bring at least 3 complete outfits.

*AND put together the outfit you feel is most appropriate for the scene and that you feel good in and wear that here (of course also bring options)!


Wear your best look to set. When you arrive, after check in, you will see wardrobe. Please have on what you think will be best but please bring multiple options. Do not bring any items that you do not feel comfortable wearing and please do not leave any wardrobe options in your car. We will only want to see items you can change in to immediately to create your characters “look”.  Note: Bringing the proper clothing not only helps us but it will help your chances of getting more screen time. Read your characters description and only bring clothing that fits your character


Things to avoid:

• LOGO’s, intense patterns or super bright colors.

• White and all black (unless your character specifies that)

• DO NOT bring dirty/damaged clothing or clothing that DOES NOT fit you.


How much to bring and how to transport it:

• Bring at least 3 complete outfits. Including foundation garments, jewelry, belts, etc

• Bring your options on hanger or in a suitcase (NOT in a dirty wrinkled ball)


Bring Comfort Wear: We are very serious about this. If your character requires high heels or uncomfortable shoes, bring comfortable shoes to wear while we are not filming. Also if your chosen wardrobe is not comfortable bring something comfortable that you can easily slip in to during long waiting periods.








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Remember – you are booked as a PAID EXTRA – you need to be available and on set for a MINIMUM of 10-12 hours.  Please let us know immediately if your schedule changes and you become unavailable – so that we have time to replace you.


Please Report Rain or Shine to the set.   If it is raining, we will still report and wait until the rain stops to film.

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Bring your driver’s license and know your social security number so we can complete paperwork to pay you. YOU MUST HAVE A SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER TO WORK WITH US ON SET! If you don’t have a social security number please let us know ASAP!


Bring a black or blue ink pen with you to complete your voucher

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General Guidelines

·      We do not recommend that you bring any expensive or valuable item.  We are not responsible for lost or damaged personal items.

·      Please let us know immediately if your schedule changes and you become unavailable – so that we have time to replace you.

·      Please do not approach the actors.  They are working.  Pictures or video from cell phones are strictly prohibited.  Taking a picture or video on set are grounds for immediate dismissal and will not be tolerated.  Do not bring cameras of any kind to the set


-       Do not bring anyone with you that was not hired by Extras Casting. Only minors are allowed to bring ONE parent or guardian. Absolutely NO family or friends who aren’t booked in advance can come to set with you! THIS IS A JOB and you should treat it as such!!


Background Actors’ Rules regarding Photos and Press

·      Please remember that all unauthorized on-set photography is forbidden (including from cell phones).

·      Background actors may not blog or tweet about their experiences on set.

·      If a journalist approaches you about your work on the film, please contact the casting office, before you provide any information about the show or your participation in it.

Ignoring these guidelines will undermine your affiliation with both the production and future local casting.


We hope you enjoy your time working with us on this show.  If you have any questions, please email our office.


Thanks and we will see you on the set!!!

On Location Casting

*Emergency number (505)366-9863 (*if you get the voicemail leave a detailed message. It is NOT necessary to call back multiple times.)



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