Auditions underway for Walt Disney Pictures feature film ‘Saving Mr. Banks’

Tom Hanks Walt Disney Saving Mr. Banks

Tom Hanks will play Walt Disney in “Saving Mr. Banks”.
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The true story behind the 1964 Walt Disney Productions musical film Mary Poppins is being made into a modern behind-the-scenes movie titled “Saving Mr. Banks”. Walt Disney Pictures will begin shooting September, 2012 in Los Angeles and Maryborough, Queensland, Australia. Casting for starring and supporting roles is underway. One very coveted role will be the child actor who plays Mary Poppins author P.L. Travers at 7 years old. Auditions are taking place in Los Angeles, with additional casting in Queensland, Australia. The film’s extras, photo doubles, and stand-ins will be cast in both Los Angeles and Australia.

Auditions for ‘I, Frankenstein’ in Los Angeles, New York, and Melbourne, Australia

Yvonne Strahovski I Frankenstein

Yvonne Strahovski will play a scientist in “I, Frankenstein“.
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The Australian production company Hopscotch Features and Lakeshore Entertainment are set to commence principal photography on the gothic thriller feature film “I, Frankenstein” in the Melbourne, Australia area. Auditions for supporting roles and day players is underway in Los Angeles, New York, and Melbourne. All of the film’s extras, photo doubles, and stand-ins will be cast in Victoria, Australia.