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Casting Call for Many Extras in Wilmington for New Halloween Movie, “Halloween Kills” - NC


The next chapter of the Halloween saga is ramping up for production in the Wilmington area and there are casting calls out for area locals that would love to work as paid movie extras on set. Wilmington’s Tona Dalquist Casting is handling extras for the movie whose working title is “Mob Rules.”

The movie is casting extras of all ages.  They will be needing 100’s of paid extras in all age groups from kids to seniors.

The horror masters at Blumhouse Production is behind this one and will be bringing back Michael Myers and Laurie. The Halloween franchise was rebooted in 2018 and announced that the new chapters in the Michael Myers slasher franchise will be a trilogy. According to Bloody Disgusting, The next 2 movie are being called Halloween Kills and Halloween Ends. The report stated that the next 2 films will be filmed back to back and John Carpenter also seemed to confirm the titles of the 2 upcoming films as well as his own involvement in the projects.  John Carpenter has been involved in quite a few Halloween movie including the original Halloween back in the 1970’s.


David Gordon Green is said to be returning for both “Halloween Kills” and the final movie in the series, “Halloween Ends.” The 2018 movie saw Jamie Lee Curtis return to the Halloween franchise and reprise her character. Credited writers on “Halloween Kills” are Gordon Green along with with Danny McBride and Scott Teems.


According to Production Weekly, “Halloween Kills” will be filming in Wilmington, NC beginning in mid September and that the sequel’s working title is, in fact, “Mob Rules”. The movie will be filming into the fall and is currently expected to hit movie theaters in mid October of 2020.

Interested in the casting call? Read on…

Extras casting for Halloween movies:

Please note that movie is filming in Wilmington, North Carolina and is only considering background actors that are local to the Wilmington area.

MOB RULES (Wilmington) Needing ETHNIC EXTRAS for 3 Dates booking . Wed. 9/18, Thurs. 9/19, Fri. 9/20. MUST be available ALL 3 DATES for continuity reasons. Please be aware we will be filming splits days (meaning arriving in late morning or afternoon and filming into evening hours/am hours).Friday will be an all nighter meaning filming until Saturday am (example 5 pm – 5 am) BAR SCENE -Must be 21 or older. Blue Collar types. ASIAN or INDIAN Female to portray Bar buses/bar back (Bartender’s wife). AFRICAN AMERICAN, HISPANIC/ LATINO, ASIAN, INDIAN, BI RACIAL, NATIVE AMERICAN MALES & FEMALES to portray Bar Customers.

Hoping to submit photos on Friday/tomorrow for Director to select from. Please send submission or Avail message (if already on file) ASAP. SUBMISSIONS and/or AVAIL Messages should be sent to with heading 9/18 -9/20 BAR.

If already o file -you can simply submit your name and (on file) in a message. If you have yet to submit you photos and information for this project, please include the following: 2 Current Photos (close up & full length), Name, Phone, Age, City & State you reside, Height/Weight,Clothing Sizes, Description of visible tattoos and piercing, color/make/model/year vehicle.

MOB RULES (Wilmington) Needing for Thurs. 9/12. Estimated Call time of 6 PM and filming until 10:30 -11 PM. ** 1 ETHNIC Male to portray EMT. (or female) African American, Asian, Hispanic/Latino, Indian, Native American, Bi Racial. Male should be clean shaven for this role. Should be a waist size between 32 -38 for uniform purposes. ** 1 Ethnic Male & 1 Ethnic Female to portray Neighbor. (African American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian, Native American, Indian, Bi Racial). Prefer Male to be clean shaven for this scene. SUBMISSIONS or Avail messages ( if you have previous sent photo and information to us for this show) should be sent to with heading 9/12 AVAIL. IF you have not submitted for this project, please include 2 Current Photos (close up and full length) Name, Phone, Age, City/State you reside, Complete clothing sizes, description of visible tattoos or piercings, color/make/model/year vehicle.


Tona B. Dahlquist Casting (Iron Man 3, The Hunger Games) is currently seeking those interested in working as Extras on the upcoming movie “Mob Rules”

ALL Ages (Children -Seniors) ALL Types & Races are needed!ALL Extras will be Paid.Must be local to Wilmington, NC or surrounding area or willing to work as a local Extra Hire. Hundreds of Extras are needed!

In addition to General Extras, Casting is also seeking some other specific needs for filming: Those with mid 60’s -70’s Vehicles. Submit with heading VINTAGE VEHICLE. Modern day vehicles are also needed and should be included in the General Extra submission emails. Those currently working as or with previous actual work experience as Police Officers, Medical Personnel (Doctors, Nurses, Surgical Staff, ER Staff), EMT/Paramedics, Fire Fighters.

Submit with heading request you are submitting for. Examples: POLICE OFFICER, EMT,..

Identical Triplets (Males or Females 18 years and older).Submit with heading TRIPLETS.Ventriloquist (must have their own puppet) Submit with heading VENTRILOQUIST.

SUBMISSIONS should sent to with heading for general extras to be Age, Ethnicity Gender, City/State you reside (example -38, Asian Male, Wilmington, NC)


2 CURRENT Photos (close & full-length) which can be taken with a cellphone, Name, Phone, Age, City/State you reside, Height/Weight, Clothing Sizes, Description of visible tattoos and piercings, color/make/model/year vehicle (modern day vehicles are also needed). FILMING TO BEGIN SOON IN THE WILMINGTON AREA.

Here are a few more notes from the casting team:

All extras must be willing to film as a local extras hire.

Some Extras may hear from us in the next few weeks.. Others may not hear from us until October. This depends on the scenes we may be considering you for and where it falls in our filming schedule.

Some extras may be required to attend fittings. Examples -those wearing uniforms or vintage attire.

A typical filming day is easily 12 hours. Some extras may may film during day hours. Some filming days may be splits. This means half day/half night filming (Example could be 11am -11 pm). Other filming dates may be all nighters. (Example arriving at 5 pm and filming until 6 am).


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