Casting calls sent out for Steven Spielberg sci-fi thriller CBS series ‘Extant’ starring Halle Berry

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Amblin Television and Energy Entertainment are gearing up to begin production on the new futuristic sci-fi thriller CBS television series “Extant”, produced by Steven Spielberg and starring Halle Berry as the central character. The show’s award winning casting director has sent out casting calls and will be holding auditions in Los Angeles for series regulars. Additional casting for possible recurring and guest starring roles will be taking place. The extras will be hired beginning in February, 2014 when shooting begins in Los Angeles.

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CBS Series “Extant” Casting Calls

Disney casting series regulars, co-stars, day players, and extras for new comedy series ‘Kirby Buckets’

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“Kirby Buckets” is one of two new Disney pilots in production for actor Jacob Bertrand.
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It’s a Laugh Productions and Horizon Productions are getting ready to begin production on a new comedy sitcom for Disney XD called “Kirby Buckets”. The Casting Society of America Artios Award nominated casting team of Sally Stiner and Barbie Block, who have cast such Disney Channel hit shows as “Jonas” and “Good Luck Charlie”, are casting young teen actors and adults for series regulars, co-stars, and smaller day player roles. The extras will be hired throughout shooting on the pilot episode, with there likely being a need for many over-18 to play high school age.

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Casting calls for series regulars on new HBO show ‘The Money’ about wealth and corruption among super elite

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Irish Actor Brendan Gleeson plays the central character in new HBO series pilot “The Money”.
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Redboard Productions and The Linson Company are in pre-production on the upcoming HBO series pilot “The Money”, and the Primetime Emmy Award nominated casting director has sent out casting calls for series regulars, possible recurring roles, guest stars, and day players. Shooting will get underway in New York City on October 5, 2013. The general extras, featured background actors, stand-ins, and photo-doubles will be cast throughout production.

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Disney Channel casting actors and extras for third season of live-action comedy series ‘Jessie’

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The beautiful and talented Debby Ryan co-produces and stars in Disney Channel’s “Jessie”.
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On March 28, 2013 Disney Channel announced that the live-action comedy series “Jessie” was renewed for a third season. Now the casting director is auditioning talent for guest starring, recurring, and day player roles. The extras are cast throughout the season as needed. The series uses a multi-camera setup which is known as “filmized”, a technique in which video is made to appear to have been shot on film. “Jessie” is videotaped at Hollywood Center Studios in Los Angeles, CA.

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Urgent casting call for Universal Pictures feature film ‘Dracula’

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Luke Evans has been cast to play the lead role of Prince Vlad of Transylvania.
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Michael De Luca Productions in now ready to begin filming the new Universal Pictures feature film “Dracula”, and the casting director has issued an urgent casting call for people interested in appearing in the film as fully paid background performers in epic battle scenes. Principal acting roles are also being cast during production. This new film depicts Dracula as a flawed hero with a tragic love story set in a time of war and magic. Shooting is taking place in the United Kingdom from August 18, 2013 through November, 2013.

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Casting series regulars for new CW sci-fi teen romance series ‘Star-Crossed’

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The incredibly beautiful and talented Aimee Teegarden stars as Emery in the new CW series “Star-Crossed”.
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Danni Productions and Ole’ Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television Production are now in pre-production on the brand new science fiction romance series “Star-Crossed”, and casting calls will be going out for series regulars, guest starring, and recurring roles. Additional casting for smaller speaking roles will take place in New Orleans, Louisiana where shooting on the series will take place from August 18th through December 1st, 2013. The show’s extras will be cast locally throughout production on the first season.

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Casting calls for ‘Fast & Furious 7’ starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson

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Vin Diesel, Paul Walker and Dwayne Johnson all return for “Fast & Furious 7”.
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FF7 Productions in association with One Race Films and Original Film are now in pre-production on the action crime thriller feature film “Fast & Furious 7”, and casting calls will be going out in Los Angeles for starring, co-starring, and supporting roles. Additional casting for smaller speaking roles will take place in the shooting locations of Georgia and Louisiana. Shooting will also take place in Tokyo and Dubai. The extras will be cast near the locations where filming will take place. Principal photography commences September, 2013.

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Casting Calls for Fox musical comedy-drama television series ‘Glee’ season 5

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Original cast member Lea Michele returns for her fifth season as Rachel Berry.
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Ryan Murphy Productions is gearing up to begin shooting season five of the smash hit Fox series “Glee”, and the casting directors have sent out the first casting calls. They are auditioning talent for four new recurring roles, one male and three females. Extras for the series will be cast starting late July and will continue to be hired on an ongoing basis for the 22-episode season. The show was picked up for season five and six on April 19, 2013 for a total of 44 additional new episodes. Shooting will begin on Monday July 29th and will continue through early 2014. The show is a single-camera setup that films at Paramount Studios in Hollywood, California.

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Casting calls for college students in ’22 Jump Street’ starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum

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Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, and Ice Cube all return for “22 Jump Street”.
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Original Film is set to begin production on the Columbia Pictures action comedy feature film “22 Jump Street”, and the casting director is holding auditions for lead, co-starring and suporting roles as college students. Extras will be cast throughout filming, with a very large amount of college age people needed. The movie is a sequel to the hit 2012 film “21 Jump Street”, which had a budget of $42 million and took in over $202 million worldwide at the box office. Shooting will get underway on September 23rd. The release date is scheduled for June 13, 2013.

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Casting call for Warner Bros. Pictures feature film ‘Transcendence’ starring Johnny Depp

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Johnny Depp is playing the role of Will opposite Rebecca Hall in “Transcendence”.
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Alcon Entertainment and Syncopy in association with Evolutionary Pictures and Straight Up Films are in production on the epic Warner Bros. Pictures sci-fi thriller feature film “Transcendence” starring Johnny Depp. Shooting will take place in New Mexico beginning mid-July. Two-time Primetime Emmy Award winner and four-time Casting Society of America Artios Award winner John Papsidera has cast the film’s starring and co-starring roles in Los Angeles. Now the extras casting director has issued a casting call for all ages and types in New Mexico.

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