Auditions and casting calls for ‘Hercules: The Thracian Wars’ starring Dwayne Johnson

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson will play the Greek demi-god Hercules.
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MGM Studios and Paramount Pictures in association with Rat Entertainment, Film 44, and Radical Pictures are in pre-production on the major feature film “Hercules: The Thracian Wars“. Filming is set to commence in early 2013, and the shooting location will be in New Zealand. The movie is based on the Radical Comics graphic novel of the same name written by Steve Moore. Casting for the film’s main stars will take place in Los Angeles and New York, with additional casting in Wellington, New Zealand. The photo-doubles and stand-ins for the film’s stars will be cast in New Zealand, as well as the extras.

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Acting auditions and extras casting for major feature film ‘RoboCop’

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Swedish actor Joel Kinnaman has been cast in the lead role of RoboCop.
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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.

New Line Cinema casting new extras for ‘The Hobbit: There and Back Again’

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Golden Globe nominated Evangeline Lilly plays Tauriel, a female elf from Mirkwood.
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New Line Cinema, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and WingNut Films are currently in production on J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit: There and Back Again”. Shooting has wrapped on “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey“, and the extras casting directors are hiring new general background actors throughout filming on “The Hobbit: There and Back Again”, which will continue into June, 2012. Those interested must be located in the Wellington area and must be available to work with 12-hours notice.

Warner Bros. Television casting teen girls for upcoming pilot season TV shows

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Ashley Benson got her start acting on the WB show “Nikki”
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The VP of casting for Warner Bros. Television in New York is currently conducting general auditions for teen girls to contend for series regulars on various upcoming Warner Bros. Television pilots.

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Warner Brothers Teenage Girls General Auditions

20th Century Fox takes over ‘The Three Stooges’ as Farrelly Bros. begin casting

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Richard Jenkins (with Julia Roberts above) is in talks to co-star as an Orphanage Nun
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Now that a U.S. Bankruptcy Court has approved MGM‘s financial-reorganization plan, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation has taken over production on the Farrelly Brothers feature film “The Three Stooges”. Auditions for the film will begin in January, 2011 and shooting is scheduled for a March 14, 2011 start date in Atlanta, GA.

MGM set to film the next 007 film ‘Bond 23’ and casting is underway

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Olga Kurylenko will likely reprise her role as Camille
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James Bond 007 insiders are saying that production should start on the next installment of the film series towards the middle of next year. The current working title is “Bond 23” – named for the 23rd film is the series. The British newspapers also indicate Bond 23 is now casting.