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Posted by bwooduhs (1681 posts) -

Well kind of. Earlier this year I was an extra in the Disney XD movie Skyrunners. It was filmed in New Zealand in May and just aired for the first time last Friday. I can be seen in about three different scenes during the movie.. Heres a picture:
 

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I've grown about two inches since then and my hair is much shorter. And now i've already got my first speaking roll lined up for a local show called Outrageous Fortune which will be familiar to anyone here from NZ.
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#1 Edited by bwooduhs (1681 posts) -

Well kind of. Earlier this year I was an extra in the Disney XD movie Skyrunners. It was filmed in New Zealand in May and just aired for the first time last Friday. I can be seen in about three different scenes during the movie.. Heres a picture:
 

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I've grown about two inches since then and my hair is much shorter. And now i've already got my first speaking roll lined up for a local show called Outrageous Fortune which will be familiar to anyone here from NZ.
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#2 Posted by buzz_clik (7470 posts) -

*laugh* Dude... you're in Outrageous Fortune? That's hilarious. I'm an Aussie, and it pops up on late night telly. Go yo Westie on!

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#3 Posted by Gump (628 posts) -

 It wouldn't be the same, if you were the main actor.

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#4 Posted by mrfizzy (1663 posts) -

bahaha! im also an aussie, outragous fortune has quite a bit of a reputation here on late night telly. good job dude. 

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#5 Posted by bwooduhs (1681 posts) -
@buzz_clik said:
" *laugh* Dude... you're in Outrageous Fortune? That's hilarious. I'm an Aussie, and it pops up on late night telly. Go yo Westie on! "
@mrfizzy said:
" bahaha! im also an aussie, outragous fortune has quite a bit of a reputation here on late night telly. good job dude.  "
Yeah it suits me perfectly. Considering I've lived out West my whole life.
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#6 Posted by OwnlyUzinWonHan (1554 posts) -

Does this mean I can't groan whenever I see the commercials for it?

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#7 Posted by Red12b (9360 posts) -

    

Oh you bastard, Antonia Prebble is just godly fucking awesome, You bastard, Fuck. 
 
Cunt. 
 
Sorry,  
 
Actually no I’m not you bastard, You're probably not even a fan of the show. 
 
Fuck. 
 
Nah, in all seriousness, good on ya mate, well done, Don't fuck up :) 
 
And if you can give my number to Antonia I would be much grateful.. 
 
Not stalker'ish at all....  
 
 

 

 

Who will you be playing as? how far into the season is it? will it be an Re-occurring role? I know that they have started it as  has shot a scene, Can you give any tid bits? or are you in the dark? God that show and seven days are the only bit of Kiwi telly I watch as everything else is shit. 
 
Well done man, have to shout you a drink or something. 

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#8 Edited by bwooduhs (1681 posts) -
@OwnlyUzinWonHan said:

" Does this mean I can't groan whenever I see the commercials for it? "

Feel free to its an average movie.
 
@Red12b said:
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Oh you bastard, Antonia Prebble is just godly fucking awesome, You bastard, Fuck. 
 
Cunt. 
 
Sorry,  
 
Actually no I’m not you bastard, You're probably not even a fan of the show. 
 
Fuck. 
 
Nah, in all seriousness, good on ya mate, well done, Don't fuck up :) 
 
And if you can give my number to Antonia I would be much grateful.. 
 
Not stalker'ish at all....  
 
 

 

 

Who will you be playing as? how far into the season is it? will it be an Re-occurring role? I know that they have started it as  has shot a scene, Can you give any tid bits? or are you in the dark? God that show and seven days are the only bit of Kiwi telly I watch as everything else is shit. 
 
Well done man, have to shout you a drink or something. 

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The only thing i know is its supposed to be small and a one time thing.
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#9 Posted by Red12b (9360 posts) -
@bwooduhs:
Good luck dude, Bring the rage.
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#10 Posted by Linkyshinks (11400 posts) -

Well done mate, hope things work out for you.

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#11 Posted by oldschool (7641 posts) -

Not that I am about to waste my time watching Outrageous Fortune, but well done and good luck. 
 
Next you will be moving to Australia and appearing on Neighbours and Home & Away  ^_^

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#12 Posted by Xeiphyer (5837 posts) -

Try and work a giantbomb tshirt into the movie/show. Thatd be badass

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#13 Posted by natetodamax (19462 posts) -
@Xeiphyer said:
" Try and work a giantbomb tshirt into the movie/show. Thatd be badass "
Yes
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#14 Posted by Emilio (3581 posts) -

That's awesome, man. Keep us updated on more stuff. :)

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#15 Edited by deusdigit (710 posts) -
@bwooduhs:  Congratulations, Maybe one day we will See you on Survivor.
 
 
IMDB or it didn't happen.
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#16 Posted by foggel (2779 posts) -

Awesome! Good luck in your acting career. I'm from scandinavia so I haven't heard of the show sorry ;)

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#17 Posted by NeoUltima (233 posts) -

Oscar worthy!

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#18 Posted by super_machine (2007 posts) -

So what does an acting gig like that pay. Sandwiches or Pizza?

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#19 Edited by bwooduhs (1681 posts) -
@deusdigit said:

" @bwooduhs:  Congratulations, Maybe one day we will See you on Survivor.   IMDB or it didn't happen. "

Im pretty sure being an extra doesn't get you a place on imdb.
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" So what does an acting gig like that pay. Sandwiches or Pizza? "


Well this particular movie was $200 NZD a day. And a day was about 10 hours. But i've also done an ad for Nutrigrain(breakfast cereal) and got $1500 for two days work. The food you're given is pretty decent too.
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#20 Posted by Evilsbane (5561 posts) -
@natetodamax said:
" @Xeiphyer said:
" Try and work a giantbomb tshirt into the movie/show. Thatd be badass "
Yes "
Yea dude you would be an instant hero if you got a Giant bomb logo anywhere on TV.
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#21 Posted by bwooduhs (1681 posts) -
@Evilsbane said:
" @natetodamax said:
" @Xeiphyer said:
" Try and work a giantbomb tshirt into the movie/show. Thatd be badass "
Yes "
Yea dude you would be an instant hero if you got a Giant bomb logo anywhere on TV. "
Does Giantbomb ship to NZ. Because if it does i'd give it a go.
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#22 Posted by buzz_clik (7470 posts) -
@bwooduhs said:
" Yeah it suits me perfectly. Considering I've lived out West my whole life. "
Well, g'luck with it, mate! I'm being completely 100% serious when I say I'm tres impressed.
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#23 Posted by TwoOneFive (9786 posts) -

i was an extra once. its funny as shit. 

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#24 Posted by RetroIce4 (4433 posts) -

Lol. Nice. You look so lost in that pic.

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#25 Posted by simulation (221 posts) -

congrats man.

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#26 Posted by JJOR64 (19685 posts) -

That's awesome!

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#27 Posted by bwooduhs (1681 posts) -
@RetroIce4 said:
" Lol. Nice. You look so lost in that pic. "
Yeah. A space ship just crashed at graduation.
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#28 Posted by CL60 (17117 posts) -
@bwooduhs said:
" @RetroIce4 said:
" Lol. Nice. You look so lost in that pic. "
Yeah. A space ship just crashed at graduation. "
Not gonna lie...that sounds dumb :P
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#29 Posted by bwooduhs (1681 posts) -
@CL60 said:
" @bwooduhs said:
" @RetroIce4 said:
" Lol. Nice. You look so lost in that pic. "
Yeah. A space ship just crashed at graduation. "
Not gonna lie...that sounds dumb :P "
It is a Disney movie.
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#30 Posted by JJOR64 (19685 posts) -
@bwooduhs: Maybe you will be in the next Kingdom Hearts.  :P
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#31 Posted by CL60 (17117 posts) -
@bwooduhs said:
" @CL60 said:
" @bwooduhs said:
" @RetroIce4 said:
" Lol. Nice. You look so lost in that pic. "
Yeah. A space ship just crashed at graduation. "
Not gonna lie...that sounds dumb :P "
It is a Disney movie. "
true that.
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#32 Posted by LiquidPrince (16859 posts) -

Nice man, nice.

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#33 Posted by Yummylee (24646 posts) -

Wow noice one! I'm hoping to start an acting career myself in the future, roles as extras alone would be a godsend for me!
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#34 Posted by Aetos (1700 posts) -

Good luck with your future career.

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#35 Posted by StarFoxA (5261 posts) -

If you're famous someday, can I say that I knew you from Giant Bomb?

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#36 Posted by RetroIce4 (4433 posts) -
@CL60 said:
" @bwooduhs said:
" @CL60 said:
" @bwooduhs said:
" @RetroIce4 said:
" Lol. Nice. You look so lost in that pic. "
Yeah. A space ship just crashed at graduation. "
Not gonna lie...that sounds dumb :P "
It is a Disney movie. "
true that. "
I lulz'd
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#37 Posted by Jeust (11739 posts) -

Good luck man!