'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' Open Casting Calls


Walt Disney Pictures 'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' will be shooting on Oahu and Kauai, Hawaii in June, July and August, 2010. The extras casting directors are holding open casting calls for MEN ONLY to appear in the film as featured extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles. The roles are for Pirates and Sailors. The only female roles that are being cast are for nationally ranked or former Olympic synchronized swimmers.

This portion of filming will take place on ships and a semi-deserted island location. The production will then move to London where they will shoot the remainder of the film and different extras will be cast there.

Here is what the casting directors are looking for:


Looking for authentic-looking scavenger-types. Ages 18 to 60s, all ethnicities, especially extreme character types - thin, tall, short, emaciated, odd features, huge nose, eyes, ears, lazy eye, grizzled and wrinkled faces, odd body types, missing limbs, teeth etc. MEN ONLY.


Thin and average builds, from good looking to extreme characters.
British types, Spaniards or other ethnicity. Ages 18 to 50s MEN ONLY.

Crew Members

Photo-doubles and Stand-ins. All types. MEN ONLY.

Open Casting Call Details


Saturday, April 24th
Your arrival time: 9:00am, 10:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:00pm or 4:00pm
Waikiki Community Center
310 Paoakalani Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96815
Click Here for directions.


Sunday, April 25th
Your arrival time: 10:00am, 11:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm,
3:00pm or 4:00pm
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall
4191 Hardy Street
Lihue, HI 96766
Click Here for directions.

Please choose any audition time listed above and don’t be late. Show up at the mid day audition times to avoid long lines. Though free parking is provided, please bring change for parking meters in the event that the lot is full.

They are only accepting submissions from men at this time. No women or children are needed for this portion of filming.

● Bring a 3" x 5" current color photo from the waist up. It does not have to be professional photo. No wigs, makeup or sunglasses in photos.

● Bring a pen or pencil to fill out registration card.

● You do not need to prepare for an audition, they will simply have a look at you, have you fill out a registration card, attach your photo and send you on your way.

● You must be 18 years or older and be legal to work in the U.S.

If you LIVE IN OAHU OR KAUAI and can not attend an open call you may still be considered for the film. Please mail in the current color 3" x 5" photo. Do not mail in an 8" x 10" photo unless you submit a 3" x 5" photo along with it. Please include your height, weight, shirt, coat and pants size, phone numbers and email address.

Please submit by mailing it to:

Sande Alessi Casting
13731 Ventura Blvd. 2nd Floor
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423

Please let them know which island you live on and write that on the front of the envelope, for example Attn: Oahu (or Kauai) Local Hire