Mega Spider Update; First Look at Greg Grunberg and Lombardo Boyar in Character!

As reported previously, production has begun on the sci-fi actioner Mega Spider. The film, described as a “Tremors-style creature feature about a towering mutant arachnid on an 8-legged rampage across Los Angeles,” is being directed by Mike Mendez (The Gravedancers) and was written by Gregory Gieras (Dark Island). Shooting began September 6th, and if you're interested in being an extra, read on because we have all the details, but act fast - the deadline is September 15th.

The project first generated press when it was announced that willing participants could be terrorized on camera by contacting Since then hundreds of extras have participated in the on-screen mayhem with requests being accepted until September 15th, 2011.

From the Press Release:

Battling the beast are Greg Grunberg ("Heroes", "Alias") and Lombardo Boyar ("The Bernie Mac Show") (pictured below), who star as Alex, an exterminator, and Jose, his security guard sidekick,

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