“Wild Blue” takes place on the fictional modern version of USS Lexington. Creative Commons
Sony Pictures Television in association with Gran Via Productions and Nemo Films are in pre-production on a new one-hour drama series pilot titled “Wild Blue”. The show’s casting directors in Los Angeles and New York are holding auditions for series regulars, with additional auditions to take place as soon as the regulars are cast. The stand-ins and background extras will be cast throughout shooting on the series pilot episode, which begins mid-March, 2013 in Los Angeles. There will be a very large number of people hired to play Navy personnel on the show.
The beautiful and talented Brit Marling plays the adult female lead role. Creative Commons
FOX Searchlight Pictures in association with Artists Public Domain will begin production on the futuristic sci-fi drama feature film “iOrigins” in January, 2013. The shooting locations will be in Los Angeles and in the country of India. The casting directors based in New York City are conducting a national talent search for a girl who can play a 10 year old to star in the film. They are seeking a girl of “Indian descent, a beautiful wild child”. The character speaks English not so well and doesn’t have the American mannerisms that a 10 year old who went to schools in the states would have. Interested talent can submit an audition video to be considered.
FOX 21 Television is in pre-production on a new series pilot for Lifetime titled “Cinnamon Girl“. Auditions are being held in Los Angeles and New York for starring, co-starring, guest starring, and day player roles. Shooting will take place beginning November 12, 2012 in Los Angeles and Austin, Texas where additional casting for speaking and non-speaking roles will take place. Especially needed will be people who can portray late 1960s Los Angeles music scene types.
Golden Globe Award nominee Jennifer Lopez is executive producing “The Fosters”
Blazing Elm Entertainment and Prodco in association with Nuyorican Productions are nearing the start of shooting on the ABC Family drama series pilot “The Fosters”. Auditions are taking place in Los Angeles and New York for series regulars, guest starring, possible recurring, and day player roles. All of the show’s extras will be cast in Los Angeles throughout the shoot, beginning in late October, 2012. Especially needed will be talent who are 18 years of age and above, or legally emancipated, who can portray high school students. The production office is located at Sunset Gower Studios in Hollywood, CA.
The production company Pariah in association with Prodco are ready to begin shooting a new pilot for ABC Family titled “Socio”. The casting directors in Los Angeles and New York are auditioning actors for starring, guest-starring, recurring roles, and day players. Extras will be hired throughout production beginning late October, 2012. The production office for the show is located at the EUE/Screen Gems Studios in New York City. “Socio” is one of five new pilots that are in production for the network. The others are “The Fosters,” “Terminales,” “Phys Ed,” and “Continuing Fred.”
The Warner Bros. Picturessupernatural drama feature film “Winter’s Tale” is set to begin filming on October 29, 2012 in New York. Principal actor casting is taking place in New York, as well as all extra casting. The film is based on the bestselling 1983 novel of the same name by Mark Helprin. It is a fantasy story set in 19th Century and present-day Manhattan that revolves around a thief, a dying girl, and a flying white horse. The film originally had a $75 million budget, however the studio dropped the budget to $46 million. Shooting runs from October 29, 2012 through January 30, 2013.
Jennifer Ehle plays the spirit of Patrick Wilson’s deceased ex-wife. Creative Commons
CBS TV Studios and Timberman/Beverly Productions are set to begin filming a new promising drama titled “A Gifted Man” in New York on July 27, 2011. Casting for recurring roles, guest stars, and day players in underway. Extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles will be cast throughout filming which will continue through
December 15, 2011.
Margot Elise Robbie plays beautiful runaway bride Laura, who takes to the skies. Creative Commons
Sony Pictures Television has been given a series order for a new ABC TV show set in the early 1960’s about the pilots and flight attendants who once made the now-defunct Pan Am airlines the most glamorous way to fly. Auditions for principal actors, guest stars, extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles will take place throughout Summer 2011. Filming on season 1 of “Pan Am” begins on July 25, 2011 in New York.
Katharine McPhee will play central character Karen on NBC’s “Smash”. Creative Commons
NBC has ordered a first season of episodes for the new musical-drama pilot “Smash,” which follows a cross-section of characters who come together to put on a Marilyn Monroe musical on Broadway. The show’s casting directors are now casting guest stars, day players, dancers, extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles in New York.
Catwoman, played by Anne Hathaway, will be a central figure in “The Dark Knight Rises”. Creative Commons
The Third and final installment in Nolan’s Batman film series is now heading into principal photography and casting for extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles for the film’s stars has begun. There will also be principal actor casting Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, New York, and London.