Johnny Depp plays a scientist whose brain is uploaded into a prototype supercomputer. Creative Commons
Alcon Entertainment and Syncopy in association with Evolutionary Pictures and Straight Up Films are in pre-production on the epic Warner Bros. Pictures sci-fi thriller feature film “Transcendence”. Shooting will take place in Los Angeles and Boston beginning in April, 2013. Two-time Primetime Emmy Award winner and four-time Casting Society of America Artios Award winner John Papsidera is casting the film’s starring and co-starring roles in Los Angeles. Additional principal actor casting will be taking place in Boston. The background performers and stand-ins will be cast locally in Boston. Experienced film crew members and production staff are also being hired locally in Massachusetts.
Academy Award-winning filmmaker Steven Spielberg is set to begin production on the highly anticipated major feature film “Lincoln”. The extras casting director is seeking adult Caucasian and African American men and women who are located within reasonable driving distance of the Richmond and Petersburg, VA areas to work as extras, photo-doubles, and stand-ins for the film’s stars. Shooting begins mid-October, 2011.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bruce Willis, and Emily Blunt have signed on to star in the Gordonstreet Pictures feature film “Looper“, and additional casting for supporting actors, day players and extras is underway. Shooting will take place from January 24, 2011 through April 1, 2011 in New Orleans.