ABC has given a series order for the modern TV show version of the 70′s hit “Charlie’s Angels“. The guest stars for “Charlie’s Angels” are being cast in Los Angeles, and smaller speaking roles, extras, and stand-ins are being cast in Miami, FL.
Archive for May, 2011
Disney‘s “Oz: The Great and Powerful” will begin shooting in July. Auditions for the film’s co-stars and supporting players continues in Los Angeles, and casting for additional speaking roles, extras, photo doubles, and stand-ins for the film’s main stars has begun in Detroit and Pontiac, Michigan.
ShopNBC is hosting an open casting call seeking male and female adult candidates for on-air talent positions. The ShopNBC network – which is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota – reaches 73 million homes in the United States. ShopNBC hosts and on-air talent are among the best in the home shopping business.
After a fierce bidding war with Warner Bros. Pictures and Leonardo DiCaprio‘s Appian Way, Paramount Pictures and Brad Pitt’s Plan B Entertainment have acquired movie rights to the Max Brooks novel “World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War.” Principal actor casting is currently taking place in Los Angeles, with additional casting to happen in the UK.
Disney Channel sketch comedy television series “So Random!” is currently in production and the show is casting actors with strong improv and comedy skills, as well as extras and stand-ins for the series stars. The show was formally titled “Sonny with a Chance”.
The upcoming New Line Cinema feature film “Rock of Ages” is in production and the casting director in Miami is holding open casting calls for local people interested in working as extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles for the films stars.
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.
New Jersey Fashion Week, which is held annually in the Fall, will take place from October 9, 2011 through October 13, 2011. There are three open model calls scheduled in the New Jersey areas of Hoboken, Ramsey, and Clifton. Children, teens and adults, both males and females, who are interested in gracing the catwalk for 2011 New Jersey Fashion Week are welcome to attend the open casting calls.
Mandate Pictures and Indian Paintbrush are beginning principal photography on the feature film “Seeking a Friend for the End of the World” on May 16, 2011. The extras casting director in Los Angeles is looking for real-life attractive strait or gay couples to work on the film in June.
The upcoming Sony Pictures feature film “I Hate You, Dad” is holding open casting calls in the Massachusetts cities of Boston and Hyannis Port. The film’s extras casting directors are seeking thousands of people to work as general background extras. There will also be some small speaking roles being cast.