2018 is the year for local talent. We closed out the year with big news from Alejandro Montoya Marin, continued success for the New Mexico filmmakers Hannah McPherson and Melanie Kirk of T@gged and we fully expect more big announcements from filmmakers and talent.
New and emerging media from longstanding production teams and brand new productions like Keith Breckenridge’s Laughtrac are key to continued success and growth.
Navajo Filmmaker Koday Dayish is making strides with news of his upcoming feature film Navajo Code Talkers told from the Navajo Nation perspective. Film news and casting information to follow.
Link to his production company here.
The New Mexico WEB SERIES “SNATCHERS” We will be looking to fill all kinds of roles in the Albuquerque Area including cops, paramedics, and lots of Background who can play high schoolers/18 and older who look younger.
Now Showing: Late 1800s war drama Hostiles starring Christian Bale and Rosamund Pike.
Coming Soon: 12 Strong filmed under the name Horse Soldiers, starring Chris Hemsworth, Michael Pena and Michael Shannon opens on January 19. See the trailer here.
Rumor has it:
A new Netflix series from producers Mark Burnett and Roma Downy may be headed to New Mexico next month. Messiah is a high concept religious drama about how the highest levels of power around the world react when a messianic figure of unknown origins appears in the Middle East.
S2 Cosmos a Spacetime Odyssey is expected to return to New Mexico in April. S1 is streaming now on Netflix.
Poms – Starring Diane Keaton and Jacki Weaver is the female led comedy in the same vein as last year’s senior buddy comedy Just Getting started, with Tommy Lee Jones ad Morgan Freeman.
Poms is about a retirement community outside of Phoenix housing America’s first cheer-leading squad for women aged 60+.
Better Call Saul: HAND DOUBLE – CAUCASIAN MALE 20-50s AGE
HEIGHT BETWEEN 5’8″ TO 6FT WEIGHT 155LBS TO 185LBS
If you are MALE, CAUCASIAN BETWEEN 20 to 50 YRS OLD HEIGHT BETWEEN 5’8″ TO 6FT WEIGHT 155LBS TO 185LBS, and interested in being on set as a hand double, pls email
Pls all your information to email@example.com (PLS MAKE SURE YOU SPELL EXTRAS CORRECTLY. We will be filming in Abq, 15 Jan. This is a paid Role.
PLS MAKE SURE YOU INCLUDE ALL INFORMATION REQUESTED. It makes it much easier when the Director is doing the picture pick for each scene.
Your Cell Number
CURRENT COLOR PHOTO OF YOU & CLOSE OF YOUR HANDS and ALSO A PICTURE OF YOUR CHEST NO SHIRT FROM NECK TO WAIST NO LOWER PLS – pls ensure photo is clear (not blurry and close up so we can see you, no sunglasses and caps thanks)
Your Height and weight
Picture & Year, Make & Model of vehicle
Condition of vehicle
PLS DO NOT CALL OR TEXT, PLS EMAIL ONLY
Location – (only need town/city – no addresses pls)
In the Subject Line Pls put HAND DOUBLE
Santa Fake – 2018 Christmas movie seeking volunteer background through the weekend up in Santa Fe.
Real time casting notices can be found here.