[May 7, 2016] Everything You Need To Know About Being an Extra

Interested in becoming an extra? Check out this upcoming course at Royal Roads:

“Experience the excitement of being on a live set by having the right knowledge and tools to succeed as an Extra. This comprehensive course will inform you about everything you need to know to work as an Extra in the entertainment industry. As a film Extra, you will earn money, get the chance to see movie-making up close, and gain valuable work experience.

  • How to find a talent agent who will get you work on set
  • Overview of the film and television industry and where extras fit in
  • Set etiquette and set safety
  • Familiarity with the “lingo” you will hear on set
  • Hair, makeup, and wardrobe dos and don’ts
  • Paperwork required by payroll departments to ensure fast and efficient payment
  • Learning to read a call sheet
  • Developing an understanding of how to take ‘direction’ ”  – RRU Website

 

Register Here:

https://secure.royalroads.ca/cscourses/lights-camera-action-everything-you-need-to-know-about-being-an-extra-in-film-and-television