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Thursday, November 16, 2006

Want to be an extra in a Bollywood film?

Well, if you live in Australia you can do just that! Shah Rukh Khan is filming for his new movie 'Chak De! India' and they need plenty of extras. Here are the particulars:


CHAK DE! INDIA CROWD NEEDED

CROWDS NEEDED FOR INDIAN FEATURE FILM CURRENTLY BEING SHOT IN MELBOURNE

MEET SHAH RUKH KHAN!

Crowds are invited to be part of the feature film Chak De! India (Go India!), shooting in Melbourne over the next couple of weeks. The film revolves around the Indian women’s hockey team coming to the World Cup Games in Australia, and stars India’s biggest star Shah Rukh Khan.

Come in national dress, wear your colours, paint your face and be ready to make some noise – the more you stand out, the more likely you will be featured! People of all ages welcome!

Prizes including a DVD player every day, signed posters, DVDs, film tickets, chocolates and more for the best-dressed – most imaginative national costume. EVERY HOUR ONE LUCKY WINNER WILL HAVE THEIR PHOTO TAKEN WITH SHAH RUKH KHAN!

Weekend shoots feature live entertainment and “open mic” sections during breaks so bring your instrument! Bring a picnic, bring your friends and family.

Games will be staged between India and teams representing Korea, Argentina, UK, New Zealand, Kenya, Germany, Spain and Australia.

MELBOURNE:

WHERE: State Netball Hockey Centre, 10 Brens Drive, Royal Park Melbourne. (just near the Zoo)

Free Parking. TRAM: no 55. TRAIN: Upfield Line, Royal Park (Zoo) Station

TIME: Crowds are needed from 10am-2pm and from 2pm-7pm, or come all day!!

WHEN:

INDIA VS GERMANY
Saturday 18 November - 10am-2pm & 2pm-7pm, or come all day!!

INDIA VS SPAIN
Friday 24 November - 10am-2pm & 2pm-7pm, or come all day!!

SYDNEY – SRK ON SET EVERY DAY!

WHERE: Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre, Sarah Durrack Ave, Sydney Olympic Park Homebush.

WHEN:

INDIA VS AUSTRALIA
Tuesday 28 November
Wednesday 29 November
Thursday 30 November
Friday 1 December
Saturday 2 December
Monday 4 December
Tuesday 5 December
Wednesday 6 December


Please report to the Black Cat Films Crowd Controller, Bidyut, Nicci or Julia, Level 1, on the Grandstand.

Chak De! India is directed by Shimit Amin and produced by Yash Raj Films (the company behind Salaam Namaste) with Australian Line Producers Swish Black Cat Films. The film is supported by Hockey Victoria, Tourism Victoria and the Melbourne Film Office.

Please email chakdeindia@hotmail.com with the dates and numbers that will attend. For any further queries please call Julia 0400173093


7 comments:

  1. My life is ruined. I leave Sydney before he comes. I shall look across from Canberra and wail gently when the time comes. Or maybe I'll get other fans of his and we'll watch a movie at my place :).

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  2. shan
    well i was very sad b/c i got the invitation on 23 of november ,and actully i missed the whole thing it does say 24 of novermber is the last day of shoting the film , but unforunitly when i whent to the place they tolled that they finished on Wendsday, it was sad b/c it is like 3 year i have been waiting for this chance to see SRK. i would be very happy if i see him from far , and now i feel like a loser.

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  3. Sorry Gillian and Shan that you didn't get to see SRK this time around. :-(

    Don't feel like a loser Shan. Maybe you'll get another chance to see him soon.

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  4. shan:
    thx Simran
    did you got any chance to see him ?

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  5. Thanks a ton Simran.
    I spoke to Julia & u know I am going to see the shooting.

    - LC -

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  6. shan
    did u really saw SRK?

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  7. shell

    Can someone tell me exactly what times he is on the set so I dont have to spend hours looking for him on the field.
    Your help will be much appreciated

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