HBO and BBC are now in production on a television adaptation of the quartet of novels by Ford Madox Ford, considered by many to be one of the literary masterworks of the 20th Century. The five-part miniseries is currently casting guest stars, day players, extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles for the film’s stars. Shooting is taking place in and around London, UK. Locations in the capital which the production is using to portray period London include the Royal Horse Guards Parade, Hyde Park, Victoria House in Bloomsbury Square, Trafalgar Square and Lincoln’s Inn.
The production company Kurtzman/Orci and Summit Entertainment will begin shooting the magician-heist thriller feature film “Now You See Me” in New Orleans and New York beginning January 16, 2012. The main roles are being cast in Los Angeles, and some supporting roles as well as day players are being cast in New Orleans. All of the film’s extras, photo doubles, and stand-ins for the films stars will be cast in Louisiana and New York.
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Steve Carell is producing and starring in the feature film “Burt Wonderstone”. Creative Commons
From the producer that brought you such films as “The Hangover,” “I Am Number Four,” “The Butterfly Effect I, II & III,” “American Pie I, II, and III” comes the upcoming New Line Cinema comedy feature film “Burt Wonderstone” starring a powerhouse cast lineup of Steve Carell, Jim Carrey, Steve Buscemi, James Gandolfini, Olivia Wilde, Alan Arkin, and Brad Garrett. Auditions for numerous supporting and day players, and many many extras is underway and will be ongoing through filming.
Internationally heralded Niki Caro will direct “McFarland”. Creative Commons
Walt Disney Pictures in association with Mayhem Pictures are set to begin shooting the feature film “McFarland” in the San Joaquin Valley, California area beginning January, 2012. The casting director is seeking athletic Hispanic men ages 17 to 23 with running experience to recreate an authentic realism of McFarland High Cougars’s 1990’s cross-country team, who became unlikely 9-time California champions. An open casting call is scheduled in Bakersfield, CA on December 17, 2011.
The beautiful and talented talented Bella Thorne stars in “Shake It Up!”. Creative Commons
A brand new Disney Channel contest is now underway in South Africa and online video submissions are being accepted. Disney Channel South Africa has also joined forces with one of South Africa’s most popular radio DJ’s and “South Africa’s Got Talent” host, Anele Mdoda, to lend her support to encourage kids across South Africa to get involved and have some fun. She will be head judge for the competition.
Talented newcomer Kelli Berglund has been cast in the role of “Bree” Creative Commons
It’s a Laugh Productions and Primetime Emmy nominated producer Mark Brazill are in production a the multi-camera comedy series for Disney XD. The project was formerly titled “Billion Dollar Freshman,” but has been renamed “Lab Rats”. Disney Channel auditions and extras casting is ongoing throughout production on season one.
It’s A Laugh Productions produces all of Disney Channel’s sitcoms. AB Media Publishing, LLC
Disney XD and It’s a Laugh Productions are currently in production on the comedy sitcom pilot “Shmagreggie Saves The World”. Disney casting directors are holding auditions for the show’s starring roles, which includes male and female fraternal twins. After the three starring roles are cast, the other series regulars will be cast. Extras will be cast closer to the shooting date in February, 2012.