Talent agency puts out casting call for extras as Russian soldiers for WrestleMania


The SFCasting.com website, which handles casting calls for the San Francisco area for film, television, commercials, etc, posted an extras job for “Russian Soldiers” for WrestleMania weekend which will be used for the Rusev entrance.

The casting call states it’s for a live event in Santa Clara and it’s a 3 day gig with those applying having to work March 27, 28, and 29 with no conflicts at all.

The job is to portray marching male Russian Soldiers and applicants must have a clean cut and no facial hair, must be caucasians, and aged between 23 and 34.

Fitting and walk through will be done on Friday for 4 hours with a daytime or evening start and will be paid $250. On Saturday, it’s a late night rehearsal starting at around 10PM or 11PM and also a pay of $250. On WrestleMania Sunday it’s an all-day affair with a pay of $600. The total income for this extra is $1,100, plus a once-in-a-lifetime experience of performing at WrestleMania.

To see the casting call and apply go to http://talent.sfcasting.com/DirectCast/NLIRoles.aspx?rt=xc1.