The Avengers is currently shooting in New Mexico, with filming scheduled to shift east to Cleveland, Ohio in August. The production has announced a casting call in July for anyone over the age of 18 who wishes to be a small part of the Marvel adventure.
The casting call will take place at the Holiday Inn in Independence, Ohio (6001 Rockside Road) on Friday, July 15 from Noon to 4 PM, and on Saturday, July 16 from 10 AM to 4 PM. Here are some of the requirements listed for the casting call:
– Must be 18 years or older (can bring current photo of children under 18)
– Bring a pen for application
– Know your sizes
– Come well-groomed, wearing your best business executive outfit
We reported back in April that The Avengers is seeking out over 2,000 extras for the Cleveland shoot. This new report indicates extras will be paid, although it is not specified how much. However, our report from April stated that extras will be paid between $50 and $100 per day.
The Avengers comes to theaters May 4th, 2012 and stars Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Samuel L. Jackson, Don Cheadle, Clark Gregg and Tom Hiddleston. The film is directed by Joss Whedon. (Source)