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Tall & Small Casting in Christchurch

January 13, 2011 at 10:21 am by xoanon  - 

This weekend there will be a small and tall casting session in Christchurch, New Zealand. Thanks to the local ringers who sent this info in!

The ad in the local paper reads:

The Hobbit
Official Short/Tall Casting Call

Due to the requirements of certain characters to be portrayed in the films, the production is currently looking for men and women of very specific heights for full time and casual work. Please note this is NOT an Extras Casting Call.

MEN: Ages 17-55
Height: 4 FT 2 (128cm) – 5 FT 2 (158cm) AND
Height: 6 FT 11 (210cm) and over.

WOMEN: Aged 17-55
Height: 4 FT 2 (128cm) – 5 FT (153cm)

If you do not fit within these height ranges PLEASE DO NOT APPLY. Please expect there may be a wait depending on the number.

DATE: Saturday 15th January 2011
TIMES: 10am – 12.30pm OR 2pm – 3.30pm
VENUE: Fendalton Community Centre, 170 Clyde Road, Fendalton, CHRISTCHURCH

Posted in Events, Hobbit Movie, New Zealand, The Hobbit on January 13, 2011 by

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5 responses to “Tall & Small Casting in Christchurch”

  1. cherie says:

    how lucky for those who fit the criteria…!

  2. Can’t believe I’m too tall for this!

  3. Damn I am too tall! I short fir everything else LOL! ;-(

  4. Trisha says:

    I am 5ft 1in, is that ok, im in auckalnd and willing to come to christchurch…id love it 🙂

  5. Mrodieck says:

    Any idea on second chance if you missed the first auditions?

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