Thousands of extras to be cast as filming begins on ‘Marvel’s The Avengers’

Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson plays Black Widow in “Marvel’s The Avengers“.
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Walt Disney co-owned Marvel Studios has begun production on the superhero blockbuster film “Marvel’s The Avengers”. There will be ongoing casting for day players, extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles in Albuquerque, Cleveland, and New York City throughout the entire production which will run through September 2010.

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Stunningly Gorgeous Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson will play Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow in ‘The Avengers‘.
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Walt Disney Company owned Marvel Studios is currently in pre-production on the upcoming superhero blockbuster film “The Avengers”. The film’s main roles were cast in Los Angeles, and smaller speaking roles as well as extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles will be cast in New Mexico, Cleveland, and New York. The first official open casting call is being held in Albuquerque, NM late March 2011.

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Marvel Studios The Avengers Extras Casting
Scarlett Johansson will play Black Widow in “The Avengers

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Walt Disney co-owned Marvel Studios is moving full steam ahead with pre-production on the upcoming superhero blockbuster film “The Avengers”. The film will be directed by Academy Award Nominated Joss Whedon, and shot in 3-D. There will be casting for day players and extras in Albuquerque, as well as in Michigan and New York, the other two filming locations.