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Want to be in the “Boston Strangler”? They need extra for the upcoming filming

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Albert DeSalvo, right, arrives for a court appearance in Cambridge on January 10, 1967. A judge convicts DeSalvo, a factory worker who claimed to be the infamous Boston Stranger, but questions still revolve around his confession. DeSalvo.

The directors are looking for Caucasian men aged 25 and over with short hair or willing to cut their hair to fill background roles for police officers, detectives and inmates for the “Boston Strangler”. “This is a part of the era that takes place in Boston from 1963 to 1965, so the look is very specific,” the casting statement said. People can submit online applications here.

Production also needs vehicles from the 1950s and early 1960s. If you have a car from that time, send an e-mail to jodipurdycasting@gmail.com.

Actress Keira Knightley poses for photographers as she arrives at the Misbehavior World Premiere at a hotel in central London on Monday, March 9, 2020.

Actress Keira Knightley poses for photographers upon her arrival at the World Premiere of “Misbehavior” at a hotel in central London on Monday, March 9, 2020.

The film stars Keira Knightley (“Pirates of the Caribbean”), Chris Cooper (“Little Women”), Alessandro Nivola (“Many Saints of Newark”) and Carrie Coon (“Gone Girl”).

“Boston Strangler” focuses on how the late Milton journalist Loretta McLaughlin (Knightley) and her colleague Boston Record American reporter Jean (Cole) Harris from Scituate challenged early-1960s sexism in story coverage. They were the first journalists to link the killings to a suspect now known as the Boston Strangler. Written and directed by Matt Ruskin (“Crown Heights”), the film will begin shooting on December 6 in Belmont. The production is based on Braintree.

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Contact Dana Barbuto at dbarbuto@patriotledger.com.

This article originally appeared on The Patriot Ledger: Casting: Extra needed for upcoming Boston Strangler filming

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