Talent search continues for boy to star in feature film ‘Crazy For The Storm’ directed by Sean Penn

Norman Ollestad Crazy for The Storm
Norman Ollestad was an 11 year old “Boy Wonder” in surfing and competitive downhill skiing.
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Gerber Pictures is now in pre-production on the Warner Bros. Pictures true-story action survival feature film “Crazy For The Storm” based on the bestselling novel “Crazy For The Storm: A Memoir Of Survival” by Norman Ollestad. A massive talent search has been taking place since February, 2013 for a boy who can play 11 year-old Norman Ollestad. The talent search included online video submissions accepted through Cast It Talent. However, the right boy was not discovered and new casting director information is now available.

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Walt Disney Pictures national talent search for “Million Dollar Arm” lead roles

Jon Hamm Million Dollar Arm JB BernsteinGolden Globe winner Jon Hamm is playing sports agent J.B. Bernstein.
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Roth Films in association with Mayhem Pictures is getting ready to start production on the Walt Disney Pictures true-story live-action feature film “Million Dollar Arm,” about a sports agent who discovered baseball pitchers amongst cricket players in India by staging a reality show to discover new talent. The Primetime Emmy award winning Disney casting veteran has issued a nationwide casting call for lead roles in the film. Also being cast are supporting, and smaller speaking roles. Filming gets underway May 6, 2013 and will take place in Los Angeles, Atlanta, and in India.