OneModelPlace.com models and actors who live in the South Florida area may want to keep Monday, July 18 open. That is the day that the feature film ”Rock of Ages” will be shooting concert scenes starring Tom Cruise in the role of Stacee Jaxx.
The concert scenes will be filmed at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens. The producers are looking for a few thousand extras to rock out like it’s 1987 to songs such as “Wanted: Dead Or Alive” and “Don’t Stop Believin’.” Or as director Adam Shankman tweeted: “If u want to c a sick concert & b in & a part of #rockofagesmovie & c cast perform, here’s your chance.”
Ben Crandell of the Sun-Sentinel reports that the filming will begin at 1 p.m. and run until 8 p.m. or as long as it takes to get what they want. Other performers may include Mary J. Blige, Diego Boneta and Julianne Hough. The rest of the cast includes Alec Baldwin, Brian Cranston, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Russell Brand.
Extras must be 16 or older and are asked to dress the part, with period hair, makeup and all-black outfits. No cameras or recording devices will be permitted.
Prize giveaways will take place every half hour, and TomCruise.com will give a “special gift” to the person(s) providing the “getting ready” or parking lot picture or video that best personifies “the bestest and most mega jammin’ rock-pounding, face-melting ’80s rock god or goddess.”
“Rock of Ages” starring Cruise as the womanizing rocker Stacee Jaxx, tells the story of a boy from South Detroit and a small-town girl who move to Los Angeles in 1987 to live their rock ‘n’ roll dreams. Much of the filming has taken place in locations around South Florida, including the scene above, with Cruise performing at Revolution Live in Fort Lauderdale.
The film, based on the hit Broadway music, is scheduled to hit theaters in June 2012 from Warner Bros. Pictures.
See the full article at Sun-Sentinel.com.
Pictured: Tom Cruise in “Rock of Ages”/Warner Bros.