9 Terrible Extras Who Completely Ruined Their Scenes [VIDEO]

Whatever you do... don't forget to duck.

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x21uicr_9-terrible-extras-who-completely-ruined-their-scenes_shortfilms There was once a time when the extra was a dependable, non-disruptive, influence on a film: They would turn up, do their thing and head home for the day with their fee and their egos sufficiently massaged. But then we discovered that there was a secret history of extras failing to convincingly perform simple everyday tasks, such as not walking into doorframes, or eating convincingly. Their actions, whether conscious or otherwise, stole focus and ruined their scenes. Over time, standards seem to have slipped and the useless, destructive extra is more commonplace than ever before; attempting to steal focus and upstage the main cast. And after our little outing with the first video, we couldn't help but spot these stellar examples of extras overstepping the mark, going against direction and generally chewing the scenery. Prefer to read than watch? Read the article version of the 9 Extras Who Completely Ruined Their Scenes instead.

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