Game of Thrones – Ireland

By | October 25, 2013

The very popular HBO hit fantasy series “Game of Thrones” is now filming season 4 in Northern Ireland. The show’s casting directors have been releasing periodic casting notices for extras.

The HBO series follows 7 warring kingdoms in a medieval fantasy setting which includes knights, kings and dragons. The beautiful sets and the shear amount of scheming going on makes it one of the most interesting shows on cable TV. Seven noble families all try to gain control of the kingdoms and ‘The Iron Throne’ after the king dies. During the third season, a full scale war erupted between the families and the soldiers they control. Through the noble’s power struggle, a ancient evil awakes and begins to make it’s presence known.

The show is an adaptation of A Song of Ice and Fire, George R. R. Martin’s series of fantasy novels. The show films in Europe and so far has filmed in Northern Ireland, Malta, Scotland, Croatia, Iceland and Morocco.

Game of Thrones season 4 will premiere next year, 2014.

The latest casting call for the show is seeking people that may be a bit hard to come by…. very tall men, 7 feet tall. The extras casting directors, Extrasni in Belfast, is looking for very tall men in Northern Ireland to work on set in the coming weeks.

game of thrones casting call


We require men between 6’10” & 7′ tall for work on Game of Thrones on Saturday 16th November & Monday 18th November 2013.

If applying you must be very physically fit and be prepared for long hours and strenuous workout. This is a very well paid position.

To apply you MUST:
– Live in Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland
– Be very physically fit & 100% fully available for the 24hrs on BOTH filming dates
– Must apply by Tuesday 29th October @12noon.

– Email with ‘7’ MALE November 2013′ in the subject & include:
– Your full name, location, phone number and age
– Your exact height
– Exact chest, waist and shoe size measurements
– Include any physical/ fitness info – eg. Rugby player, weightlifter etc.
– TWO photographs – one full length, and one closeup of your face.
– All of this information must be in the ONE EMAIL
– Under no circumstances will applications from outside NI & ROI be considered.

Only the successful will be contacted.
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