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Matt McGloin

Iron Man 3 Casting Call Updated: "Multi Cultural Mix Of Extras"


1453 The casting call for Iron Man 3 out of Wilmington, North Carolina has just been updated once again by The Tona B. Dahlquist Casting Company.

Previously the casting call saw a request for people of Chinese and Middle Eastern descent.

Now the casting call is asking for a mix of extras, including, "a special need for those of Chinese descent as those of and Asian, Middle Eastern, Indian, Persian, Latino, Hispanic, Vietnamese, Hawaiian, African American descents."

The Caged Heat (Iron Man 3 working title) Facebook also notes there is a need for "ALL TYPES, ALL AGES & ALL ETHNIC DESCENTS."

A casting call for Iron Man 3 was held this past weekend with thousands answering the call. Iron Man 3 requires thousands of extras for the movie, with speculation that the Mandarin will be the film's villain. Marvel Studios and Disney recently announced that Iron Man 3 would be co-produced in China, with location filming to begin in China, Summer 2012.

Here is the updated casting call:

Major Motion Picture Casting Call

The Major Motion Picture "CAGED HEAT" is seeking those interested in working as Extras on the film.

Filming on this star studded movie will take place this summer in various areas of North Carolina.

The Tona B. Dahlquist Casting Company (of The Hunger Games, Homeland, & Forrest Gump) will be holding an Extras Casting Call on Saturday April 21, 2012 in Wilmington, NC.


In addition to ALL TYPES, there is a special need for the following; Military Types, Artsy and/or Eccentric types, Computer Geek types, Professor types, Business Professionals (Men & Women) with luxury/high end vehicles.

There is also a special need for those of Chinese descent as those of and Asian, Middle Eastern, Indian, Persian, Latino, Hispanic, Vietnamese, Hawaiian, African American descents.

A very multi cultural mix of extras is needed.


Those interested in applying must bring a non returnable current snapshot. "This photo can be printed off your computer and taken with your cell phone. We just want to be current and look like you". states Dahlquist. Casting Forms will be available on site Saturday morning.

Those interested in applying should attend an open call for Extras on:

Date: Saturday April 21, 2012

Time: Anytime between 10 AM -1 PM

Location: Independence Mall, 3500 Oleander, Wilmington, NC 28403

Can't attend but want to apply?

You can submit online a photo (must be in email /no downloads) and all information needed (your name, age, city & state you reside in, height, weight, clothing sizes, phone number, and make, model & color vehicle you have access to) to us at:[email protected]

Please know failure to include a photo and all information requested will only further delay your email submission process. Those attending the casting call will be in consideration immediately.

You can keep up with all our latest Casting News and Needs on the Caged Heat Casting Facebook Page at

Iron Man 3 blasts off May 3rd, 2013 directed by Shane Black and starring Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Gwyneth Paltrow and Don Cheadle.

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