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The Dark Knight Returns (2012): Pittsburgh Casting Call Details

Posted By: Matt McGloin
Sat, 06/04/2011 - 12:00

picOpen casting call has been announced in Pittsburgh for Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises, going under the production title "Magnus Rex."

The description gives us some interesting details, namely the city sounds like the fire rises!

Also, what's that about "sports fans" being needed?! Maybe something takes place at a sports event.

Here are the details:

“Magnus Rex”
A Warner Bros. Film requires extras to play as Victims and Perpetrators within a city besieged by crime and corruption. Take part in the urban action adventure ripping through the streets of Pittsburgh from July 28th through August 21st

Casting Dates
Sat. June 11th – 9am – 1pm and 2pm – 5pm
Sun. June 12th- 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 6pm
Sat. June 18th- 9am – 1pm and 2pm – 5pm
Sun. June 19th- 10am – 1pm and 2pm – 6pm

The Omni Hotel
530 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
in the William Penn Ballroom (ground floor/downstairs)-
Use the Oliver St. Entrance, please

Men and Women ages 18 and over.
ALL ethnicities!!!!
No experience necessary!

Some specific types we are looking for are:
Prisoners/Thugs, Guards, Police Officers, Business men & women
and Sports Fans- ALL types are needed!!

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