Being an Extra on set.. The Do’s and Don’ts!

We have 100’s of extras out on many different sets each week and we know how daunting it can be as a first time extra. So much so that we decided to put together a simple list of do’s and don’t to get you through your first day on set!


Member Interview With Zeff Lawless

We speak to Zeff, who has worked on SO many MAJOR productions like Reign, Penny Dreadful, Ripper Street, Cold Courage, The Professor and the Madman and Little Women. Read the full interview here.


Our Members Have Been Busy With Adverts Lately…

2020 has gotten off to busy start! We have been working on a number of large productions along with numerous exciting adverts for some of Ireland’s largest names across various industries! Can you recognise any of our members or yourselves in the following adverts that have been released this week? 1933 Furniture Company https://youtu.be/N2ubAITFRTQ Lloyds • Read More »


MovieExtras.ie 2019 Round Up

Welcome to 2020!! We hope you’ve all had a wonderful Christmas and a lovely New Year! The first Monday of the year is over and it’s safe to say it’s back to business as usual, this year is shaping up to be a very busy year with numerous new exciting productions starting over the coming • Read More »


A Day Out On Set As An Extra!

Each day we receive so many messages, e-mails and calls from people wondering what life on set as an extra is like and what it involves. We decided to catch up with one of our newest members Dillon to ask him what a day in the life of an extra involves. I recently joined MovieExtras • Read More »


MovieExtras.ie Casting Day 16th November

Our next casting & registration date for MovieExtras.ie is the 16th of November and is taking place in The Alex Hotel, on Fenian Street from 9:30am-4:30pm. We’re looking for extras of all ages, shapes and sizes. No experience is needed as full training is provided! We will have thousands of days on set over the coming months with lots of different productions. There has never been a better time to sign up!


MovieExtras.ie General FAQ’s

Here at MovieExtras.ie we are always happy to help with any questions our extras may have or questions people may have before they become an extra. We have decided to start a weekly FAQ blog with questions we get asked regularly. Starting this week with all of the general questions we get asked on a • Read More »



What Have Our Members Been Up To Lately?

It has been a very busy couple of month’s here at MovieExtras.ie, we have had thousands of extras out on set across various different productions. Here’s a quick summary of what some of our member’s have been up to! We had the privilege of working on this MACE ad, where Johnny Sexton helps out an • Read More »