Background Extra & Featured Extra Work

Job Description

We are always needing fresh new faces for background extra, featured extra & small lead roles on commercials across the Auckland & Wellington region.

We are currently on the search for:

Maori & Polynesian talent,

African talent, all ages.

Talent that have, or can pull off an American accent.

Ex-Military, Police Officers & talent with firearms experience.

Red Heads - all ages.

"Tall" people (Wellington)

Men in their 30's.

"Unique looks" -
Tattoos, piercings, coloured hair, no hair, big hair, scars. Anything that makes you stand out!

Shortland Street Extras -
We are always on the hunt for people to play doctors, nurses, orderlies, cafe visitors and patients. - Auckland

To apply head to and complete an online application.

About us:

BGT is New Zealand’s leading online talent agency representing actors, models and talent for over 20 years and we have placed in excess of 100,000 people into roles!

No experience needed! You must be reliable, legally able to work in NZ, have your own transport and have great availability during the week. That's it - we will teach you everything else you need to know!

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Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Part Time


Auckland City