Feature Film ’50 to 1′ casting call for extras in Louisville, Kentucky

50 to 1 Mine That Bird 2009 Kentucky Derby

“50 to 1” tells the true story of 2009 Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird.
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On May 2, 2009 Mine That Bird pulled off the second-biggest upset in Kentucky Derby history by winning the 135th running of the race. Now the true story is being told in a biopic feature film titled “50 to 1”. The movie is in production in Louisville, KY and over 500 extras are being cast to work on the film. The shooting days are likely from October 12th through the 21st. These are fully paid positions with overtime likely, as film shoots commonly run 10-12 hours and longer. No prior experience working as a background performer is necessary, and there are no fees whatsoever to be considered.

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