Urgent casting call for Universal Pictures feature film ‘Dracula’

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Luke Evans has been cast to play the lead role of Prince Vlad of Transylvania.
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Michael De Luca Productions in now ready to begin filming the new Universal Pictures feature film “Dracula”, and the casting director has issued an urgent casting call for people interested in appearing in the film as fully paid background performers in epic battle scenes. Principal acting roles are also being cast during production. This new film depicts Dracula as a flawed hero with a tragic love story set in a time of war and magic. Shooting is taking place in the United Kingdom from August 18, 2013 through November, 2013.

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Casting lead roles in Universal Pictures ‘Unbroken’ directed by Angelina Jolie

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Angelina Jolie will direct “Unbroken” for Universal Pictures and Walden Media.
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Universal Pictures and Walden Media are in the pre-production stages of the epic true-story feature film “Unbroken,” which is based on the novel “Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption” by Laura Hillenbrand. The novel has been on The New York Times bestseller list for over 108 straight weeks. This film has been in development with Universal for nearly 55 years, and Hillenbrand’s remarkable book brought the film project into reality. Casting is underway for the lead roles starting with the role of Louis Zamperini.

Universal Pictures open casting call for ‘Pitch Perfect’ starring Anna Kendrick

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Academy Award nominated Anna Kendrick plays Beca Mitchell in “Pitch Perfect”.
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Gold Circle Films in association with Universal Pictures are hosting an open casting call for their feature film “Pitch Perfect,” which is based on a true story. In addition to general background extras, there are featured extra roles and stand-in roles for the film’s stars that will be up for grabs. All ages and types are needed, especially college age people. Shooting begins October 24, 2011 in Baton Rouge Louisiana. These are fully paid positions.

Auditions and casting calls for Universal Pictures film adaptation of ‘Les Miserables’

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Emma Watson will play Cosette, the beautiful daughter of Fantine.
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Working Title Films and Universal Pictures are in pre-production on the British live-action musical film adaptation of “Les Miserables“. The casting directors are auditioning actors for the lead and supporting roles, and smaller roles will be cast afterwards. The extras, stand-ins and photo doubles for the actors will be hired closer to the beginning of principal photography, which will commence in mid-March, 2012.

Universal Pictures auditions and casting calls for “Riddick” starring Vin Diesel

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Vin Diesel‘s character is more powerful and dangerous in “Riddick“.
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The upcoming Universal Pictures Vin Diesel science fiction thriller film “Riddick” is set to begin filming in Montreal, Canada in mid-October, 2011. The films casting directors in Los Angeles and Canada are auditioning principal actors for supporting and day player roles, while the extras casting director in Monteal, Canada will be casting extras throughout filming. Additional shooting locations scouted include Regina, Saskatchewan in Canada.

Universal Pictures ‘Snow White and the Huntsman’ casting and auditions information

 

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Charlize Theron plays The Evil Queen opposite Kristen Stewart as Snow White.
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The Universal Pictures feature film “Snow White and the Huntsman” heading into production in August, 2011 and casting for supporting roles, day players, extras, photo-doubles, and stand-ins for the films stars is underway and will countinue through the end of shooting in December, 2011. The filming locations will be in in the City of Durham, UK area in North East England, in London at the Pinewood studios, and other various locations in the UK.

ABC casting and auditions for ‘Desperate Housewives’ season eight

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The beautiful Marcia Cross will play Bree Van De Kamp for her eighth season.
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Season eight of “Desperate Housewives” is now in production on it’s eighth season, and auditions will be ongoing from July, 2011 through April, 2012. Both principal actor and background extras casting takes place in Los Angeles, CA The single camera comedy-drama-mystery series is filmed at the Colonial Street Backlot and sound stages at Universal Studios.

Universal Pictures open casting call for ‘American Reunion’ in Atlanta, GA

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The lovely Mena Suvari will reprise her role of Heather in “American Reunion”.
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The upcoming feature film “American Reunion,” which is the fourth film in the “American Pie” series is in pre-production and there is an open casting call scheduled for people interested in working on the film as extras stand-ins, and photo doubles for the films stars.

Universal Pictures romantic comedy ‘Five-Year Engagement’ casting calls

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Emily Blunt plays cheating fiancee Violet in “Five-Year Engagement”.
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The Universal Pictures feature film “Five-Year Engagement” is now in production in the Ann Arbor, Michigan area and the extras casting director is seeking local people of all ages and types including children to work as background performers, stand-ins, and photo doubles.