Orlando Bloom joins J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘The Hobbit’ as extras casting continues

 

Beautiful Cate Blanchett Galadriel The Hobbit

Cate Blanchett reprises her role of the mightiest and fairest Galadriel.
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MGM, New Line Cinema, and WingNut Films are currently in production on J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit”. The film’s extras casting directors are hiring general background actors, photo doubles, and stand-ins for the film’s stars throughout filming, which will continue into late spring, 2012. Some smaller speaking roles will also be cast during the shoot as script changes occur.

 

‘The Hobbit: There and Back Again’ and ‘The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey’ Extras Casting

Beautiful Cate Blanchett Galadriel
Cate Blanchett will reprise her role of Galadriel from “The Lord of the Rings”
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Principal photography has now begun on J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit” films, in New Zealand, and the casting directors will be hiring extras, stand-ins, photo doubles, and size doubles to work throughout filming which will take place over an extended 14 month period.

‘The Hobbit’ open casting calls for short extras in New Zealand

The Hobbit Open Casting Calls Extras

The Hobbit: Part 2 release date is December 2013
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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.

Details Here:

The Hobbit Open Casting Calls

SAG lifts no-work order for ‘The Hobbit: Part 1’ and ‘The Hobbit: Part 2’

The Hobbit Auditions

‘The Hobbit: Part 2’ hits theaters December 2013
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Under recommendation from New Zealand Actors’ Equity, SAG and AFTRA hereby notified all members that they may now accept employment on “The Hobbit,” under Screen Actors Guild contract terms and conditions. Casting on the two movies based on J.R.R Tolkien’s “The Hobbit”, has resumed in Los Angeles and New Zealand.