Appian Way and Pearl Street Films are now in pre-production on the Warner Bros. Pictures crime-drama feature film “Live By Night”, which is based on the novel by Dennis Lehane. Casting calls have gone out for the first roles to be cast. Ben Affleck will play the lead role in the film as well as produce and direct. Leonardo DiCaprio will also produce. Shooting will begin mid-September 2013 and will take place in Boston, where additional principal actor casting will take place. The stand-ins and extras will be hired throughout production.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios in association with Columbia Pictures and Strike Entertainment are in pre-production on the reboot of the 1987 Orion Pictures science fiction action film “RoboCop”. Casting for the film’s lead roles has been taking place in Los Angeles, and additional casting for supporting and day player roles are being cast in Toronto, Canada where filming is set to begin on September 5, 2012. All of the extras will be hired in Ontario throughout production which is scheduled to continue through January 11, 2013.
The Coen Brothers along with Scott Rudin Productions and StudioCanal are set to begin principal photography on the music world feature film drama “Inside Llewyn Davis” in New York starting February 6, 2012. Casting is now underway for supporting roles, day players, extras, stand-ins and photo doubles for the film’s stars. Open casting calls are scheduled for both union and non-union talent. Shooting will continue through April 3, 2012 with a theatrical release in 2013.
Justin Timberlake is back in action and returned to the set of his sci-fi thriller feature film “Now,” which was put on a short hold after the “SexyBack” singer injured a calf muscle during shooting in early December. Filming will resume after the holidays on January 5th, 2011. The film’s extras casting director is holding open casting calls for attractive young adults who have not yet worked on the project.
The feature film “Now”, formerly titled “I’m.Mortal”, is currently in production and casting 18 to 24 year old extras in the Los Angeles area who look under 18 tears old, males and females, any ethnicity, SAG or Non-Union.