Would you like to be in the movies?
If you have dreams of being on the big screen, there's a casting call underway in Walker County for the next three weekends.
In production, a movie titled "The Farmer and The Belle: Saving SantaLand" is about a New York fashion model who falls in love with a childhood pen pal and small town farmer.
Actors Jenn Gotzon Chandler (Frost/Nixon, God’s Not Dead 2), Corbin Bernsen (Major League, LA Law) and John Schneider (The Dukes of Hazzard, Smallville) are among the cast.
If you're interested in being an extra, send your headshot, along with your age and resume SantalandCasting@gmail.com and be sure to put 'WALKER COUNTY EXTRA' in the subject line and indicate which day(s) you would like to be considered and whether you can fully commit to those days.
The Walker County website explains that extras are needed for:
- Saturday, 4/27: Barn Church, 30 needed, all ages/ethnicities; expected filming first 1/2 of day
- Sunday, 4/28: Santaland, 50-60 total needed; all ages/ethnicities; 5 ladies needed age 50s-70s, 10 additional ladies (50s-70s, 4 will be featured with high fashion makeup); 3 “crew members” needed, males, 20s-30s; expected filming first 3/4 of day
- Friday, 5/3: Santaland, 30 needed, all ages/ethnicities; expected filming all day
Saturday, 5/4: Santaland, 30 needed, all ages/ethnicities; 10 additional ladies needed, various ages; expected filming all day
- Sunday, 5/5: Santaland, 30 needed, all ages/ethnicities; 4 children (ages 9-11) needed for nativity scene; expected filming all day
- Monday, 5/6: Santaland, 10-30 volunteers needed, with change of clothes; expected filming first 1/2 of day
- Thursday, 5/9: Christmas Tree Farm, 30 needed, families with all ages/ethnicities; expected filming 1/2 day
- Saturday, 5/11: Barn Dance, adults only; need couples but can pair single extras with other single extras to make pairs; expected filming 1/2 night, 7 pm – 12 am
- Sunday, 5/12: Airport; 8 travelers needed, various ages/types; 1 “Uber driver” needed (would be great if also available 4/29); expected filming 1/2 day