Saoirse Ronan has been cast in the lead role(s) of Melanie Stryder/Wanda
The feature film adaptation of Stephenie Meyer’s “The Host” is now finally in pre-production with filming set to start in January, 2012. The talented Academy Award nominee Saoirse Ronan has dropped out of “The Hobbit” to take on dual roles in “The Host”. Auditions for the film’s other starring roles and supporting roles is getting underway. The day player actors, extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles will be cast just prior to the principal photography start date and will continue throughout filming.
Tamara Braun takes over the role of Taylor Walker in April, 2011
The second longest-running scripted television program on television in the United States is the NBC’s “Days of Our Lives”. The principal actor and under-fives casting director regularly auditions talent in Los Angeles for roles ranging from contracted series regulars to small under-5 lines day players. The extras casting director casts extras on a daily basis year round.
Jessica Biel will play Gerard Butler’s ex-wife 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. An open casting call is scheduled in Shreveport, Louisiana where filming will take place. The starring roles are being cast out of Los Angeles.
Carrie Ann Inaba will co-produce “Grace” for ABC Studios
From the hit ABC show Dancing with the Stars’ Carrie Ann Inaba comes a new dance-themed family drama titled “Grace”. The casting directors are auditioning actors and dancers in Los Angeles and New York for series regular roles.
Kim Delaney will star in her 5th season of “Army Wives”
Lifetime Television has renewed its hit scripted series Army Wives for it’s fifth season to premiere in 2011. The casting department is looking for paid extras in the Charleston, SC area.
Anne Hathaway has been mentioned to play Lois Lane
Director Zack Snyder and the VP of Feature Casting at Warner Bros. Pictures, are now officially on the hunt to find a new Superman. They are seeking a male who can play 28 – 32 yrs of age, and the focus is on talented performers who are either unknowns or rising stars.
Baton Rouge will be the filming location for “The Door”
Photo: Earl Arboneaux Jr
Infinity Media is now in production on the feature film “The Door” in Baton Rouge, LA. The casting director is currently holding auditions for principal actors, as well as hiring local extras to appear in the film.
The Hobbit: Part 2 release date is December 2013
Pre-production on J.R.R Tolkien’s “The Hobbit”, is underway in New Zealand, and the film’s extras casting department is holding three open casting calls for extras to appear as Hobbits in the film. Shooting begins February, 2011.
The Hobbit Open Casting Calls
Q’orianka Kilcher is starring and co-producingCreative Commons
An all star cast is lined up for filming on the Arclight Films independent feature “The Power of Few” in New Orleans, Louisiana. The extras casting director is seeking people of all ages and types, including infants, children and expectant mothers.