The first installment of the comedy series, National Lampoon’s Vacation (1983), Clark and Ellen Griswold take their children, Rusty and Audrey, on a cross-country trip from their hometown in Chicago to Walley World in California. Of course the misadventures begin when the clan gets lost in St. Louis, then being forced to take an elderly aunt and her dog to Phoenix, and when they ultimately make it to Walley World they discover that the park is closed.
In National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985) the Griswold’s take us on a wild misadventure in Europe. From Knocking the Stonehenge to mistaking strangers for family to being involved in a robbery and kidnapping. The laughs never really end.
National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989) Clark Griswold’s tries to give his family “the most fun-filled old-fashioned family Christmas ever.” Clark becomes extremely obsessed with making nothing, absolutely nothing goes wrong. But when his job cuts the Christmas Bonuses Clark completely snaps and goes crazy.
The last installment of the series in 1997 simply titled Vegas Vacation takes the family to Las Vegas after Clark receives a large bonus check. Clark immediately hits the blackjack tables, Rusty heads to the dice tables and wins big, Audrey and Vicki go go-go dancing and Ellen becomes infatuated with Wayne Newton. After losing big at blackjack Clark turns to Cousin Eddie for help recouping his money.
In the Warner Bros. Vacation reboot Rusty Griswold is all grown up and is now taking his wife and kids on a family vacation. Rusty is played by Ed Helms and his wife, Debbie, is played by Christina Applegate. The film will also star Chris Hemsworth and Charlie day.
Extras casting directors in the Atlanta area have released a casting call for this coming Monday seeking background actors between the ages of 18 and 75 to portray travelers.
PLEASE READ THE CASTING CALL PROVIDED VERY CAREFULLY AND FOLLOW ALL INSTRUCTIONS.
Working this MON 10/27 in Midtown Atlanta
Casting for MEN and WOMEN, ages 18 to 75 all ethnicities for a fun airport scene
NOTE: we still have some spots open so resubmit if you are still open, or for anyone who may have missed this posting before …
Please submit to TAMMYSMITHCASTING@GMAIL.COM
and put “TRAVELER” in the subject.
CURRENT PHOTOS- Please make sure you send a good face photo from the shoulders up, with no other people in the picture, no sunglasses and no hats, and a photo of you, from the waist or knees up in a pleasant look that we can see your basic figure/shape.
YOUR HAIR LENGTH NEEDS TO BE VISIBLE IN AT LEAST ONE OF THE PHOTOS YOU SEND and MEN NEED TO SEND IN A PHOTO OF YOUR CURRENT HAIR LENGTH and/or FACIAL HAIR ESPECIALLY!
Then please List the following:
PHONE NUMBER (s) (XXX-XXX-XXXX format)
CITY and STATE where you live (or will be coming from!)
MEN: jacket size
Women: dress size
NOTE: YOU MUST BE WILLING TO WORK IN ATLANTA, Georgia
THE PAY RATE IS $64 for 8 hrs with OT after that.