From The Garden Island:

Extra! Extra! Calling anyone who is comfortable on the water. Oh, and please no fear of gigantic, extinct predators. You guessed it. The fantasy and glamour of Hollywood is returning to Kauai and bringing with it a virtual world of dinosaurs.

The casting directors from EBB Tide Productions Casting will be on the lookout Sunday, March 16 for actor wannabes who would like to be an extra in “Jurassic World.” Men and women, and children between the ages of 10 and 15, are welcome at the free casting call at Kauai Community College in the Performing Arts Center between 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Read more.

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Loading ‘Jurassic World’ Casting Call on Kauai

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