Robert Pattinson will star opposite Juliette Binoche in “Cosmopolis”
Actor Robert Pattinson and the beloved French actress Juliette Binoche have officially signed on to star in David Cronenberg’s “Cosmopolis,” which is scheduled to begin principal photography on May 24, 2011. Casting for the film’s co-stars, supporting actors, day players, and extras will take place in New York and Toronto where shooting will take place.
“Treme” is actor Steve Zahn’s first TV series commitment
The Primetime Emmy Award nominated HBO drama series “Treme” is currently in production on season 2, and the show’s casting director is seeking people to appear on a Mardi Gras Episode shooting the first 10 days of March, 2011.
Uma Thurman plays a stunning seductress in “Playing the Field”
Italian filmmaker Gabriele Muccino is set to direct the Indy comedy film “Playing the Field,” starring Gerard Butler, Uma Thurman, Jessica Biel, and newcomer Noah Lomax. Numerous roles for soccer kids and soccer moms will be cast in Shreveport, Louisiana where filming will take place. The starring roles are being cast out of Los Angeles.
Olivia Wilde co-starred in director Joseph Kosinski’s last film “Tron: Legacy”.
“Tron: Legacy” director Joseph Kosinski has been tapped to also direct the upcoming Walt Disney Pictures futuristic feature film ‘Oblivion’. Casting for the film’s starring roles is currently taking place at the studio level by the recently promoted Executive VP of Casting for Disney, Gail Goldberg.
AnnaLynne McCord starred in director Ron Krauss’ last film “Amexica”
Casting directors from Los Angeles and New york are holding auditions for the the starring role in an Independent feature film titled “Gimme Shelter”, a true story which will be filmed in Michigan beginning March, 2011. The lead role calls for a 16 – 18 year old, Caucasian Girl.
Mackenzie Foy has 4 size/photo doubles for her role as Renesmee
Filming in the Vancouver, BC area on “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn” will begin this week on February 24, 2011 and run through April 15, 2011. There are numerous roles for extras being cast throughout filming, including stand-ins, photo doubles, and featured background actors.
The beautiful and talented Kim Rhodes is starring opposite Beethoven
Universal Studios Home Entertainment and Original Pictures are teamed up filming the 7th movie in the family comedy Beethoven film series. The casting directors are seeking upwards of 1,000 people of all ages including children to appear the film as background performers.
Actor James Franco will portray the Wizard in “Oz: The Great and Powerful”
Casting is starting to become very interesting in the upcoming fantasy feature film “Oz: The Great and Powerful,” as James Franco has signed on to play Oz, and Mila Kunis will play Evanorah, The Wicked Witch of The East. Auditions for the film’s co-stars and supporting players is ramping up.
Elisabetta Canalis joined the cast of “Leverage” in season 3.
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The background casting director for the TNT series “Leverage” is currently casting a Stand-In to work throughout season 4, which begins shooting February 28, 2011 and runs through September 2, 2011. This is a position to stand-in for one of the series regulars.
Amy Smart plays the lead role of Kate Stanton in “12 Dates of Christmas”
From the producing and directing team that brought you “Revenge of the Bridesmaids” comes a new ABC Family made for TV movie called “12 Dates of Christmas”. Auditions for the movie’s actors is underway in Los Angeles and Toronto, and the extras will be hired in Toronto.