Guardians of the Galaxy Casting Call Reveals The Movie’s Futuristic Setting

By Rudie Obias | 7 years ago

Guardians of the GalaxyAs Guardians of the Galaxy begins production soon in England, Marvel has released several casting calls seeking extras and stand-ins. They’re very specific about what Marvel is looking for, in terms of aliens and other space creatures, but they also seem to confirm that the movie will take place in a ” Galaxy in the future of a different dimension.”

Listed on UniversalExtras.co.uk, the call sheets list aliens, dark monks, and mutant soldiers being sought for the new movie. They want to find extras that are “comfortable with having prosthetics and make-up” on, which will surely transform these extras into strange-looking space aliens. Marvel is also looking for amputees, albinos, and bald males and female extras. Check out the casting call below:

The Core
For the new Marvel super hero film we are looking for males and females who are seasoned professional SAs to be a core group of people who will be used for a variety of different roles throughout the whole of filming. You must be aged between 20yrs to 60yrs. You must be comfortable with having prosthetics and make-up put on you.

Being on an Alien planet
For new Marvel Super hero film about a team of super heroes who protect the Galaxy in the future of a different dimension, we are looking for males and females who are amputees. You must be between 18yrs and 90yrs old. Please make sure you have a photo on your profile showing clearly you are an amputee.

Doubling for the Super hero
For new Marvel Super hero film about a team of super heroes who protect the Galaxy in the future of a different dimension, we are looking for males to double for one of the main actors. You must be male between 20yrs and 50yrs old. You must between 6feet 1 inches and 6 feet 3 inches. You must be between a 43 inch chest to a 46 inch chest. You must be between a 37 inch and 39 inch waist. You must have good availability between the end of June and September. You must be available for a meet and greet on Wednesday 24th April.

Albino males and females
For new Marvel Super hero film about a team of super heroes who protect the Galaxy in the future of a different dimension, we are looking for males and females who are Albinos. You must be between 18yrs and 90yrs old. Once you have been selected for a role the filming dates will be supplies.

Tall Aliens
For new Marvel Super hero film about a team of super heroes who protect the Galaxy in the future of a different dimension, we are looking for tall males to play aliens. You must be 6 feet 8 inches or taller. You must be male between 16yrs and 90yrs old. You must be available for a meet and greet on Thur 18th or Fri 19th April.

The Dark Monks
For a new super hero feature film we are looking for males and females to pretend to be monks. You must be no taller than 4ft7in. The filming dates are Mon 22nd, Tues 23rd, Wed 24th, Thurs 25th, Fri 26th, Sat 27th July and Tues 24th September. You will also be required to attend a fitting on Friday 19th April.

Mutant soldiers
For new Super hero film about a team of super heroes who protect the Galaxy in the future of a different dimension, we are looking for males with Stunt or SPAK experience to play mutant soldiers. You must be male between 18yrs and 50yrs old. You must be happy to wear a mask. You must be 5 feet 11 inches to 6 feet 1 inches tall. Must be between a 41 inch & a 43 inch chest. You must be between a 31 inch & 33 inch chest.

Getting around with no hair
For new Super hero film about a team of super heroes who protect the Galaxy in the future of a different dimension, we are looking for bald males and females..

Protecting the Galaxy
Soon to start filming new Superhero film about a team of super heroes who protect the Galaxy in the future of a different dimension. We are looking for people to play a variety of different roles.

The Big Man
For a new Superhero movie we are looking for a very muscular male to double for one for the main actors.

Identical twins
For a new Superhero movie we are looking for male and female identical twins.

This casting call, along with an ad Marvel placed in a British motorcycle trade, hint that  Guardians of the Galaxy will indeed unfold not just in space, but in the future. The big question: how will it all connection with the rest of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe?

A few days ago, director James Gunn talked about how his production team plans to bring the cosmic superhero movie to life on the big screen. Although Gunn didn’t announce who would play Rocket Raccoon in Guardians of the Galaxy, he did mention that Marvel is close to making a decision on the actor for the furry role. Marvel also recently cast Zoe Saldana as Gamora. She will join Chris Pratt and Dave Batista, who will play Star-Lord and Drax the Destroyer, respectively.

Guardians of the Galaxy will hit theaters everywhere on August 1, 2014, in 3D.

 

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