Disney casting for lead roles in true-story feature film ‘McFarland’ starring Kevin Costner

Disney McFarland Casting Calls
Kevin Costner has signed on to play Coach Jim White in Disney’s “McFarland”.
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Walt Disney Pictures in association with Mayhem Pictures are set to begin shooting the feature film “McFarland” in the San Joaquin Valley, California area beginning in September, 2013. The casting director will be auditioning athletic Hispanic men ages 17 to 23 with running experience to recreate an authentic realism of McFarland High Cougars’s 1990’s cross-country team, who became unlikely 9-time California champions. This film was originally scheduled to begin shooting in June, however production was pushed to September.

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Disney open casting call for ‘McFarland’ supporting roles based on true story

Director Niki Caro McFarland

Internationally heralded Niki Caro will direct “McFarland”.
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Walt Disney Pictures in association with Mayhem Pictures are set to begin shooting the feature film “McFarland” in the San Joaquin Valley, California area beginning January, 2012. The casting director is seeking athletic Hispanic men ages 17 to 23 with running experience to recreate an authentic realism of McFarland High Cougars’s 1990’s cross-country team, who became unlikely 9-time California champions. An open casting call is scheduled in Bakersfield, CA on December 17, 2011.

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Disney Open Casting Call