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42nd Toronto Int’l Film Festival Paints Early Picture of Oscars

This year’s Toronto International Film Festival closed Sept. 17, after screening 339 films in 11 days, with all in attendance looking towards the storied Grolsch People’s Choice Award for Oscar implications. The Grolsch People’s Choice...Show More Summary

Greenlit: Daniel Dae Kim Confirmed for ‘Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Queen’ as Filming Begins

Greenlit means a project is officially a go, so all you have to do is follow these leads to stay up to date. You never know where you’ll find an opportunity to land an audition! Last week, rumors were circulating that Daniel Dae KimShow More Summary

What's Casting: Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Irishman’ Is Seeking Male + Female Background Actors

If you’ve ever wanted the chance to be in a Scorsese film, the time is now! Martin Scorsese’s film “The Irishman” is in need of background actors for the duration of the production. Actors who can portray Italian, Italian-American, and Irish men and women of all ages for the entirety of shooting. Show More Summary

Now Casting: Jack Black and Cate Blanchett’s ‘The House With A Clock In Its Walls,’ Is Seeking a Body Double + More

In today’s casting roundup, “The House With A Clock In Its Walls,” starring Jack Black and Cate Blanchett, is currently seeking a male child actor for a body double. Plus, there are background roles in the CW show “Black Lightning,”Show More Summary

L.A. Now Casting: A Social Media Star’s Web Pilot Needs Background + Supporting Actors

Join an online pilot featuring a popular social media star this month in Los Angeles! A major digital network backed by Turner Broadcasting is currently a casting a scripted presentation short featuring a popular social media star. It...Show More Summary

London Casting: Female Drummer Needed for Theatre Photoshoot

Hello and welcome to one of our shoutouts for projects casting around the U.K. As always there’s a mix of opportunities for all ages, abilities, and locations but do remember to check if you fit the bill before applying. Although weShow More Summary

Ofcom Diversity Figures are Dismal + More U.K. Industry News

Hello and welcome back to our roundup of the most important news from stage and screen. Ofcom report damns diversity figures.Ofcom, the media regulator, has put numbers to the claims that major broadcast institutions are not doing enough to promote diversity in the industry. Show More Summary

Rumorville: ‘It’ Director Andy Muschietti Eyeing Jessica Chastain for Chapter Two

Welcome to Rumorville! Here you can learn about casting news that’s about to break in Hollywood. These speculations might be only rumors, but that doesn’t mean you can’t follow the trail all the way to the audition room. The new adaptation...Show More Summary

Now Casting: Major Beer Brand Seeks Models for Online Ads + More

Raise your glass to the exciting gigs in today’s roundup! A major beer brand is currently seeking actors to for an online and social media ad campaign. There are also several background roles available as casting continues for Lifetime’s...Show More Summary

Atlanta Now Casting: Background Role on Emmy-Winning ‘Atlanta’

Fresh off a big night at the Emmy Awards where it took home the prizes for Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and Directing for a Comedy Series, FX’s “Atlanta” is currently casting background actors. Based in the eponymous city, “Atlanta” follows two cousins navigating their way up the ladder of the city’s rap scene. Show More Summary

What’s Happening in NYC Dance This Week 9/18-9/24

Fall season is here and we’ve gathered a variety of new classes for you to try, performances to be inspired by, and auditions to pencil in on your calendar. Enjoy your week of dance! PERFORMANCES Twyla Tharp Dance will be premiering “DYLAN LOVE SONGS,” a piece exploring love’s give and take, at the Joyce Theater through Oct. Show More Summary

Get Your Catwalk On at LFW + More Events Around London This Week

By now you’ll have realised that there’s an awful lot going on in old London Town. Let us help you sort the Tony winners from the Tony Danzas with our weekly guide to the events every London actor should know about. Join the fash pack...Show More Summary

‘Big Little Lies,’ ‘Handmaid’s Tale,’ ‘Veep’ Win at 69th Primetime Emmy Awards

Hosted in celebratory fashion by Stephen Colbert, the 69th annual Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony Sept. 17 recognized the best of television’s best, crowning several new as well as repeating winners among the Television Academy’s 92 categories. Leading...Show More Summary

Rumorville: Reese Witherspoon to Adapt Celeste Ng's “Little Fires Everywhere” for TV

Reese Witherspoon is a busy woman. Besides being Emmy-nominated as an actress and executive producer for “Big Little Lies,” her movie “Home Again” was recently released in theaters, with “A Wrinkle in Time” on the horizon for 2018. Not...Show More Summary

Make $750 for 1 Day of Spokesperson Work + More Paid Performance Gigs

No, this isn’t too good to be true: a spokesperson is needed for a single day of shooting, and the pay is set at $750. We also have a feature film paying $650/day, a voiceover opportunity that’ll set you up with $400, plus a Shakespeare...Show More Summary

Here’s Where to See Cabaret in Los Angeles

The word “cabaret” brings with it tons of evocations, many of which are false. All that cabaret means, really, is a combination of song and storytelling; an artist able to perform as their authentic self. And as an audience member, there is usually booze involved. Show More Summary

U.K. Casting: 3 Musical Actors Needed for ‘The Darlaston Dog Fight’

Hello and welcome to one of our shoutouts for projects casting around the U.K. As always there’s a mix of opportunities for all ages, abilities, and locations but do remember to check if you fit the bill before applying. Although weShow More Summary

Now Casting: Join a Hype Video for The Golden State Warriors + More

Wrap up your week with the great opportunities in today’s roundup! The Golden State Warriors are currently seeking background actors and a body double for a hype video shooting in Buffalo, New York this month. There are also roles available...Show More Summary

Another Stephen King Piece Will Terrify Us in Theaters + More New Projects

With dozens of castings announced and new projects coming down the pipeline each week across television, film, and theater, it can be near-impossible to keep up. Luckily, Backstage is here to help. Every Friday, we’re rounding up the...Show More Summary

U.K. Now Casting: A London Band is Looking for Music Video Dancers + More

Move your body as a dancer in an upcoming music video! A band is currently seeking talent to join a music video for an original single, shooting in November in London. Plus, show off your musical talent in “The Darlaston Dog Fight,”Show More Summary

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