Thousands of men applying for participation in the crowd in the famous TV series “Game of thrones”, stood in line in the Spanish municipality of Bilbao (Autonomous community of the Basque Country), where will the shooting of mass scenes of the seventh season. About it writes El Periódico de Aragón.
Earlier it was reported that the show requires extras for filming that will take place from October 24 for six days. The casting invited 200 men aged 20 to 50 years old, athletic build, height from 178 to 195 cm, the Organizers of the shooting have noted that military training is encouraged, and the body should not be visible tattoos.
All applicants had to come to the screening in shorts and t-shirts. They are also required to grow or, conversely, to shave his beard and mustache, if required by the scenario. For each day of filming, the extras promised for 54 euros.
The audition was held at the house of culture Sumaya, reports TASS. The organizers warned that, despite the large number of those who want to get in the crowd will be selected only the first 200 people that fit all the criteria.
But the warnings did not affect the desire to participate in the crowd, and a much greater number of men. Despite the rather cool weather (lowest recorded temperature is nine degrees Celsius), some wishing to participate in the shooting spent the whole night at the door of the house of culture to be the first to get to the selection.
Apparently, the Basques will represent the dothraki are participants in the campaign “mother of dragons” Daenerys Targaryen, reports NEWSru Israel.
According to EiTB, this is the second selection among the locals. In early September, among them the chosen people for the loading and unloading of scenery, security and cleaning.
Episode of HBO’s “Game of thrones” created on motives of a cycle of novels “a Song of ice and fire” by George Martin. Premiere of the first season took place on 17 April 2011. “Game of thrones” has won numerous prestigious awards, including has set a record for total number of figurines of the Emmy award – 38.
In June, the Director of the fifth and sixth episodes of the sixth season Jack Bender announced that the seventh season, unlike the previous one, will consist of only seven episodes instead of 10. Later it was announced that the renewal of the series for the eighth and last season in 2017, after the premiere of the seventh season.