Kristen Stewart plays a soldier assigned to Guantanamo in “Camp X-Ray”. Creative Commons
Gotham Group is in the pre-production stage on the upcoming feature film “Camp X-Ray” and the Primetime Emmy Award winning casting director for the movie is holding auditions for lead, co-starring, and supporting roles. The extras, photo doubles, and stand-ins for the film’s stars will be cast closer to the start of shooting. Production is set to take place in Los Angeles, CA and will begin principal photography on July 15, 2013.
The true story behind the 1964 Walt Disney Productions musical filmMary Poppins is being made into a modern behind-the-scenes movie titled “Saving Mr. Banks”. Walt Disney Pictures will begin shooting September, 2012 in Los Angeles and Maryborough, Queensland, Australia. Casting for starring and supporting roles is underway. One very coveted role will be the child actor who plays Mary Poppins author P.L. Travers at 7 years old. Auditions are taking place in Los Angeles, with additional casting in Queensland, Australia. The film’s extras, photo doubles, and stand-ins will be cast in both Los Angeles and Australia.
Leonardo DiCaprio‘s production company Appian Way, in association with Legendary Pictures and Mad Chance, is set to begin principal photography on the feature film “Akira” this coming spring in Vancouver, BC. Casting is heating up as screen testing is taking place for the lead roles, and the supporting roles will be cast soon. The extras, photo doubles, and stand-ins for the film’s stars will be cast in Vancouver.
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.
Mackenzie Foy has 4 size/photo doubles for her role as Renesmee Creative Commons
Filming in the Vancouver, BC area on “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn” will begin this week on February 24, 2011 and run through April 15, 2011. There are numerous roles for extras being cast throughout filming, including stand-ins, photo doubles, and featured background actors.
Kristen Stewart is Universal’s top choice to play Snow White
With news of Kristen Stewart being Universal Pictures favorite to play Snow White opposite Viggo Mortensen as Eric the Huntsman, things are getting very interesting in the casting offices at the studio. The remaining co-starring, supporting, and day player roles are up for grabs and unknown talent could be considered.