Casting for feature film ‘The Host’ starring and supporting roles begins

Saoirse Ronan Melanie Stryder The Host

Saoirse Ronan has been cast in the lead role(s) of Melanie Stryder/Wanda
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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.

Stephenie Meyer’s next feature film ‘The Host’ wants A-list talent

The Host Auditions

“The Host” may be released prior to “Breaking Dawn: Part 2”
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Stephenie Meyer’s “The Host” is now officially in pre-production with filming set to start in early 2011. Meyer recently stated that she casts actors for the roles in her head when she writes. Unlike “Twilight”, she envisions some pretty big names to star in “The Host.”