Rhode Island Movie Casting Call
If you live in Rhode Island and want to be part of a big Hollywood movie with lots of stars, here is your chance…..
A new movie being produced by Martin Scorsese and starring Divergent’s Miles Teller, Sons of Anarchy’s Katey Sagal, Game of Thrones Ciarán Hinds, Aaron Eckhart and GODSMACK singer Sully Erna is looking for volunteer extras for a large crown scene filming today and next month. The film “Bleed for This” needs 1000’s of extras to fill the stadium at the Event Center at Twin River Casino on November 12, 2014 as well as December 16th.
The film will be produced by Verdi Productions and Executive Produced by Martin Scorsese. “Bleed For This” is written and directed by by Ben Younger. According to a Deadline story, Katey Sagal will play Louise Pazienza, the mother of fighter Vinny Pazienza, Miles Teller will play the champ who was also known as the Pazmanian Devil, Aaron Eckhart will play Vinnie Paziena’s trainer Kevin Rooney, Amanda Clayton plays Doreen Pazienza and Godsmack singer Sully Erna also has a role in the film.
While there is no pay for the extras, producers state that it should be a fun day which includes free food and raffles for those who attend. Bleed for This and CES Boxing will be raffling off restaurant gift certificates, flat screen TVs, RI Premiere tickets, Vinny Paz-signed boxing gloves, as well as other actors, ringside VIP tickets and even to have lunch with Vinny Paz. Everyone who attends will be entered into the raffles.
The casting call and filming will take place at:
Twin River Casino, 100 Twin RIver Rd Lincoln, RI 02865
All extras must be at least 18 years old and must have a valid ID to get in. The production would like talent to come dressed in their best 1980’s cocktail attire. Please note that any clothing that displays logos or brands will not be allowed.
Those interested in attending the event can register via the film’s website.
BE PART OF AN EXCITING DAY OF FILMING!
The inspirational true story of World Champion Boxer Vinny Pazienza. Who after a near fatal car crash which left him not knowing if he’d ever walk again…Made one of sports most incredible comebacks.
Martin Scorsese is producing BLEED FOR THIS, the Vinny Pazienza story. An independent film starring Miles Teller, the most talked about actor in Hollywood!
There is no pay for the day but build your resume, and come see the recreation of Vinny Pazienza’s famous fights.
Great raffle prizes and a fun filled day of filming. SIGN UP FOR YOUR SPOT AT: bleedforthis.ning.com PLEASE SHARE ON YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA!
For more information about the event, check out the casting call information flyer below: