Lights, camera, action! Paramedics and police needed for television commercial

CASTING CALL: McGregor Casting is searching for real life police officers and paramedics for background extra roles. Photo: File
CASTING CALL: McGregor Casting is searching for real life police officers and paramedics for background extra roles. Photo: File

Paramedics and police officers will have the opportunity to experience a taste of Hollywood as camera crews roll into Goulburn.

McGregor Casting is searching for real life police officers and paramedics for background extra roles in a television commercial.

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Casting assistant Ez Waygood said there was a lot of excitement around the casting call.

She said the director wanted to tap into emergency personnel's "natural understanding of procedure".

"The director comes from a documentary background and likes to cast real life people."

"The commercial is for a well known insurance agency."

Actors will be in the background and faces will not be seen. Police officers and paramedics will not be required to wear their own uniform. A costume will be supplied.

Ms Waygood said "it would be a low pressure role".

"If you wanna have a crack, give it a go."

Shooting will occur in Goulburn between June 2 and 3, 2021.Pay rate is $388 per day. Applicants must be based around the Goulburn, Canberra and Yass area.

Submissions close May 21. To apply head to McGregor Casting online, fill out the form, attach a recent picture of your face and a long body shot.

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