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Casting agency looking for 'pirates' on Oahu and Kauai

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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The fourth installment of "Pirates of the Caribbean" doesn't begin filming until this summer, but they're already looking for extras. There will be two casting calls held on Oahu and Kauai. "On Stranger Tides" will be filming on both islands.

Right now, they are looking for men who can play pirates, sailors and stand-ins for the movie's lead actors.

For the pirates, the production is looking for authentic-looking scavenger-types 18-60, all ethnicities, especially extreme character types: thin, tall, short, emaciated, odd features, huge nose, eyes, ears, lazy eye, grizzled and wrinkles faces, odd body types, missing limbs, teeth, etc.

Sailors must be thin and average build, good looking to extreme characters, British types, Spaniards, and other ethnicities, ages 18- into their 50s.

The production company stresses that they are looking for men only, no women or children are needed for this part of the filming. Men must be at least 18 years old and legally eligible to work in the US.

The casting agency is asking that all interested men bring a 3x5 color photo of themselves from the waist up. The photo does not need to be professionally shot and they ask that no wigs or make-up be worn. They also made this caveat:

"Do not say AARGH in your photo!"

Casting call times and locations below:

Oahu Casting Call
Saturday, April 24
9:00 10:00 and 11:00 AM and 1:00, 2:00, 3:00 and 4:00 PM.
Waikiki Community Center
310 Paoakalani Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815

Note: there is no on-site parking but parking is available at the Honolulu Zoo, the Waikiki Shell and at Kapiolani Park.

Kauai Casting Call
Sunday, April 25
10:00 and 11:00; noon, and 2:00, 3:00, and 4:00 PM.
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall
4191 Hardy Street
Lihue, HI 96766

If you cannot make the open call you can still be considered if you mail your 3x5 headshot to:

Sande Alessi Casting
13731 Ventura Blvd. 2nd Floor
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Attn: Oahu (or Kauai) Local Hire

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