Some extras show up just for the love of filmmaking. Sure, they might not even see themselves on the screen, but they’ll forever cherish their role, however small, in making movie magic.

Other extras, meanwhile, arrive with an agenda. Nothing on Earth will stop them from getting on camera. That was certainly the case for this Gladiator extra.

Not letting the misfortune of being placed behind a pillar ruin his day, he leaned in until he was almost in the lap of the guy next to him, following the camera along as it swooped to the right.