Open casting call for extras on TV show Fargo held in Calgary

Hundreds lined up at a casting call Saturday, for a chance to be an extra in Fargo. Global News

Hundreds of aspiring actors showed up to an open casting call held in Calgary to be in season three of the hit series Fargo.

Women and men of all ages auditioned at the Clarion Hotel for a chance to become extras on the FX series, which is partially filmed in Calgary.

Season three will star Ewan McGregor in two roles, as he plays brothers.

Shooting is expected to begin in January and to last until May.

Around 400 people lined up for the chance to play an extra in the show.

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