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Oct 30 2014

If you are scheduled for work on the Feature Film “Untitled Richar: Linklater” project (aka “TWITA”) – Here are your FINAL CALL TIMES & and BOOKING DETAILS for work on FRIDAY 10/31/14.   —updated as of 08:15am


**We are NOT overbooked at all and since this is a period piece it will be difficult to replace anyone since you were all hand selected – there it is IMPERATIVE that you please show up for this booking!!!


***Emergency number <img><img><img><img><img>(972) 998-5702 if you are lost, running late or unable to make your booking for any reason. MUST have a valid excuse and proof may be requested.

–If you are scheduled to work on the CW series “The Messengers” in Albuquerque, NM -or- “Nashville” in Nashville, TN – These are NOT your details! These are for the “TWITA extras ONLY!–


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 the earliest call time on the day.  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.

*** All times are subject to change again so you ABSOLUTELY MUST RE-CHECK THIS PAGE AGAIN before YOU LEAVE FOR WORK!!!! 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!!!**

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!!! DRIVE SAFELY and allow enough time for bad road conditions so that you can arrive to work on time safely. Even if it rains or storms – we are still filming!!

**Please POST your first & last name at the end of this post so that we know you picked up your booking details. 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!!


-We will NOT be in the office after hours so cannot replace you if you cancel last minute – so that means we are COUNTING on you to show up!!

***EVERYONE MUST have VALID PROOF that you are LEGAL to work as an extra in the US! We can NOT accept foreign passports without the appropriate work visa or green card!! You MUST have of non-expired ID and Proof of Texas Residency** 

–We are NOT listing everyone’s name individually – If you do not see your name specifically listed, please take the call time associated with Oz Party Guests. If you don’t see your name, you ARE still booked just come at the time listed for your Oz Party Guests. Thanks!–


Work Date:   FRIDAY – OCTOBER 31st, 2014



ALL OZ PARTY GUESTS (to include Hippies, Renaissance, Wizard, etc)



STANDINS(Joshua P., Chris C., Kelsey O., Irvin L.)


PARKING & Report to Location for ALL Extras and Stand-ins is located at:

210 Carlos G. Parker Blvd NW

Taylor, TX  76574


***PLEASE VISIT MAPQUEST or Google Maps or punch this address into your GPS so that you know how to get there!!


- You will check in with Rene/Katie from Extras Casting or Barrett/someone from the AD Dept.

*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. 

Wardrobe Instructions:

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 don’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. 

*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)!

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 scene.


How much to bring and how to transport it:

*Bring at least 2 complete outfits. Including foundation garments, jewelry, belts, etc

*Come to work wearing the outfit most fitting for the scene and that you feel good in.

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


—IF YOU WORKED in this scene on Thursday 10/30/14 – WEAR THE EXACT SAME OUTFIT, Shoes, Jewelry, Makeup, Hairstyle, etc. This is a MATCHING shot so you will need to look the EXACT SAME!!!—


***IF YOU HAVE ANY SPECIAL ABILITIES such as juggling, contortionist, stilt walking, devil sticks, professional hula hoop, poi spinning, etc. – please also bring any props or items necessary to perform your special skill. We MAY or may NOT ask you to do this – but we would like to be prepared just in case Richard Linklater asks.**


**IF YOU CAME TO A WARDROBE FITTING FOR THIS SCENE - Please follow all instructions that you were given at your fitting. If Wardrobe asked you to bring clothes/accessories/shoes/etc, please wear those items. If they are providing clothing for you, it will be available on set when you arrive!


**IF YOU HAVE A COSTUME – WEAR it or BRING IT!! OZ is a costume party hosted by College Theater students. Costumes should be theatrical, not scary Halloween Costumes.  It is not a Halloween Scene. Good choices of costumes are Renaissance Faire, Burning Man, Medieval, Victorian, Fairies, Pirate, Wizards (NOT Harry Potter!), Rave, Alice in Wonderland, Theatrical costumes that are fun (not scary or gory!) and can also be SEXY for the ladies! 

**IF YOU DO NOT HAVE YOUR OWN COSTUME – one will be provided for you (HOwever – please DO TRY to bring one!) Having said that – EVERYONE should also bring whatever clothes you have that might fit into the following guidelines
GUIDELINES for  1980 clothing:

Please bring 2 or 3 options only.  1979-1980, late summer casual.


For Men:  high waisted pants or shorts.  Plain T-shirts, casual shirts.  Also casual western-wrangler jeans and  Western shirts. Cowboy hats and caps.  Converse, Vans, older style Adidas, top-siders and boots.


For Women:  High waisted pants or shorts.  Plain T-shirts, casual shirts and halter tops.  Simple sandals, casual shoes, Candies, Dr. Scholls, Keds.


Please no logos or designs on shirts or Hats





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



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 withou 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!!


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!!!



Extras Casting


*Emergency number <img><img><img><img><img>(972) 998-5702  (*if you get the voicemail leave a detailed message and we will get back to you as soon as possible!)

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