Sony Pictures talent search for boy to play lead role in ‘Heaven is for Real’

Heaven is for Real Talent Search

“Heaven is for Real” stars Greg Kinnear and Kelly Reilly as Colton’s Parents.
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Roth Films/Real Heaven, Inc. in association with Wheelhouse Entertainment are in pre-production on the Sony Pictures true-story feature film “Heaven is for Real” based on the New York Times best-selling book written by Todd Burpo and Lynn Vincent. The book has over 7 million copies in print, and has sold over 1 million eBooks. Casting directors across the United States and Canada are conducting a massive talent search for a 6-8 year old boy to play the role of Colton Burpo. They are considering new talent with no experience or training required. Filming will take place this summer in Canada, so as not to interfere with schooling.

Casting for Nick Jonas and Isabel Lucas feature film ‘Careful What You Wish For’

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Isabel Lucas and Nick Jonas have been cast as the two lead roles of Lena and Doug.
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Troika Pictures and Hyde Park Entertainment in association with Myriad Pictures and Merced Media Partners are in pre-production on the thriller feature film “Careful What You Wish For”, which will begin shooting April 22, 2013. Filming will take place in Charlotte, NC and the towns of Cornelius, Huntersville, Davidson, Mooresville and Belmont. Lake Norman will be the centerpiece of the the film’s locations. Casting directors are holding auditions for the films co-starring, and supporting roles. There will be additional speaking roles cast in North Carolina, as well as the film’s stand-ins, photo-doubles, and extras. There will be a number of speaking and non-speaking roles for female teens, and some male teens who can portray high school students. Out-of-town cast, crew and production staff will be living at the Birkdale Village in Huntersville during filming. Extras can register for free online, and film crew members and production staff are encouraged to submit resumes by email.

Lifetime Television casting new actors and extras for ‘Army Wives’ Season 7

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Torrey DeVitto takes over the show’s main role playing Maggie Hall.
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The hit television series “Army Wives” has been given a 13-episode seventh season order and casting for the show’s starring, co-starring, recurring, and day player acting roles are being cast out of Los Angeles and New York. Additional principal actor casting is being done in Charlotte, South Carolina where shooting takes place. Only Catherine Bell and Kelli Williams have contracts beyond Season 6, and the show’s main star Kim Delaney will not return. Therefore, many new roles are being cast. In addition to the actors, the extras casting director is seeking new submissions from people interested in working as background extras and stand-ins on the show.

Lifetime Television casting calls for new series pilot ‘The Witches of East End’

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Actress and dancer Jenna Dewan-Tatum plays the witch Freya Beauchamp.
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Fox 21 and 3 Arts Entertainment are getting ready to begin shooting the new one-hour series pilot episode of “The Witches of East End” for Lifetime Television, and auditions are underway in Los Angeles, New York, and Wilmington, North Carolina. The extras casting director is also accepting submissions from all types and ages of people interested in working as fully paid background performers. The movie is based on the best-selling novel series “The Beauchamp Family” by Melissa de la Cruz. Filming begins on October 17, 2012 in Wilmington and Western North Carolina.

Acting auditions and extras casting call for hit Showtime series ‘Homeland’

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Talented Georgia raised Morgan Saylor shines in the role of Dana Brody.
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Showtime Networks and Teakwood Lane Productions are now in production on the second season of the hit Golden Globe Award winning drama/thriller series “Homeland” in Charlotte, North Carolina. Auditions for series regulars, recurring roles, and guest stars takes place in New York. Additional principal actor roles and all of the extras are cast in North Carolina. The extras casting director needs all types and also a wide variety of ethnic types, both males and females of any age.