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Crew Position Enquiries Open for Escape From Spiderhead

IMAGE: Chris Hemsworth on set at Village Roadshow Studios for the feature film Thor: Ragnarok (2017). 

Queensland has secured yet another major production, with the exciting news that Escape from Spiderhead starring Chris Hemsworth, will commence filming on the Gold Coast this month. 

Escape from Spiderhead will be filmed entirely in Queensland and directed by Joseph Kosinski (Top Gun: Maverick, Only the Brave, Oblivion, Tron: Legacy).

Adapted from a George Saunders short story and set in a near future where convicts opt to reduce prison time by participating in experimental drug trials, Escape from Spiderhead centres on an inmate (Chris Hemsworth) who tries to out-smart his overseers to save himself and the female inmate (Jurnee Smollett) he’s come to love. 


All suitably qualified and available Queensland crew are invited to apply for crew positions.

For crew employment enquires, please email the below address, with an up-to-date CV attached. Please write the position you are applying for in the email subject line so that your application can be directed to the right department.



All casting will be via agencies so if you are an actor or extra, please ensure that you enlist with a Queensland agent.

Screen Queensland wishes all Queenslanders the very best of luck with their applications.

Screen Queensland is committed to fostering a diverse screen Industry. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander screen practitioners are encouraged to apply, as well as practitioners who are female or other gender identities, culturally and linguistically diverse, disabled, LGBTQIA+, regionally or remote-based and more.