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Kids Now Casting: Russian-Speaking Children for ‘Coming to America’ + More

“Coming to America,” a short film about a young mother of two in post-Soviet Russia who moves to America, is seeking two Russian-speaking children for lead roles. A young female actor aged 6–8 is needed to play Diana, a playful little...Show More Summary

WATCH: Matt Damon + Julianne Moore in Clooney-Directed ‘Suburbicon’ Trailer

A raucous first trailer has been released for “Suburbicon,” the George Clooney-directed feature that will star Oscar winners Matt Damon and Julianne Moore. In addition to direction, Clooney also co-wrote the screenplay for the action-packed...Show More Summary

Show the Earth You Care + More L.A. Events Happening This Week

It’s official: This year is speeding by way too fast. Make sure you take an extra moment or two to check out what’s going on around town this week. Though your primary day-to-day agenda probably includes some great, career-forwarding...Show More Summary

‘Cabaret’ Tour Will Hold Open Casting Call in NYC for Nonunion Talent

Willkommen, nonunion performers! An upcoming North American tour of “Cabaret,” the classic John Kander and Fred Ebb tuner, will hold an open casting call for non-Equity talent who also play instruments in New York City. Casting directors...Show More Summary

N.Y.C. Now Casting: Play the Lead in ‘This Is My Note’ + More

In today’s roundup, an upcoming web series is looking to fill lead and supporting roles, including its main character. There are also opportunities for a series of funny social media videos and a song cycle on the Upper West Side! “THIS...Show More Summary

Toronto International Film Festival 2017 Sparks Oscar Buzz

The Toronto Film Festival, known for screening the best of the film industry and launching Oscar buzz, made its first major lineup announcement July 25. The list did not disappoint; premieres include anticipated projects from filmmakers...Show More Summary

Now Casting: Real War Veterans for Needed for ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ + More

The upcoming feature film “Jacob’s Ladder,” an homage to the 1990 film of the same name starring Tim Robbins, is currently seeking real war vets and other background actors for a shoot this week and next in Atlanta. There are also spots...Show More Summary

Atlanta Update: CW’s ‘The Originals’ is Back in Town + Other Projects Casting Now

Atlanta actors, listen up! Stay in the loop about what’s currently filming in your fair city (and projects that may just need an extra or two) with our weekly roundup. News on the street is The CW’s “The Originals” is rumored to be back in town. Show More Summary

Kids Now Casting: Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ + More

Join the sequel to Marvel’s 2015’s blockbuster “Ant-Man” as a background actor this summer! “Ant-Man and the Wasp,” starring Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly, is currently casting young male and female actors aged 9–10 to portray school kids. The production will shoot Aug. Show More Summary

Now Casting: Background Musicians in ‘The Peanut Butter Falcon’ + 3 More Gigs

Join the upcoming feature film “The Peanut Butter Falcon,” starring Shia LaBeouf and Dakota Johnson, this summer! The adventure story is currently seeking musicians to join the Aug. shoot in Georgia. There are also background roles available...Show More Summary

Marvel is Casting in Atlanta for ‘Ant-Man 2’

Antennae up! Central Casting is currently on the hunt for a stand-in on Marvel’s forthcoming “Ant-Man” sequel, “Ant-Man and the Wasp.” Shooting is underway in Atlanta, and the hired talent will be needed to start as soon as possible!...Show More Summary

L.A. Now Casting: Get Cast in Indie Film ‘Saul’s Melody’ + More

Join an upcoming independent feature film about the hunt for a long lost love! “Saul’s Melody” follows the story of “a divorced father who attempts to find a long lost love when an old package finally arrives from the past.” The film...Show More Summary

Welsh History Comes to the Stage + More London News 7/23/17

Hello and welcome back to our weekly roundup of what's going on across stage and screen, big and small. FILM First, there's an exciting initial trailer out for the Michael Fassbender-starring, “The Snowman,” a screen adaptation of novelist...Show More Summary

Now Casting: Swim in St. Lucia For a Game Show + More

Come on down (to St. Lucia)! In today’s casting roundup, a new competition game show is looking for contestants to head to the Virgin Islands for an opportunity to win cash prizes. There are also background roles available for childShow More Summary

Atlanta Now Casting: Lead and Supporting Roles in ‘Full Count’ + More

Casting is currently under way for “Full Count,” a feature film centered around an aspiring professional baseball player who must return home to the town he fought hard to escape after an unfortunate chain of events. A male actor ages 18–25 is needed to play the lead role of Milton Young, a sought-after high school pitcher. Show More Summary

6 Theatre Productions Looking for Actors Around the U.K. This Week

Hello and welcome to our weekly roundup of what’s casting. This time around we have a long list of stage opportunities from around the U.K., and it seems like Christmas has come early. (Or perhaps there are just some very organised people...Show More Summary

Get Cast in a 1950s-set Amazon Series + 4 More Gigs

Amazon is casting background actors for its 1950s-set series “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.” We also have four more on-camera gigs of all sorts you can’t miss in this week’s roundup! AMAZON’S “THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL”Amazon’s upcoming series, “The Marvelous Mrs. Show More Summary

Now Casting: Background Roles on Amazon’s ‘Red Oaks’ + 2 More Gigs

Cap off your week with a last-minute opportunity on Amazon’s “Red Oaks!” The coming-of-age comedy is seeking male actors for featured background roles for its upcoming season. There is also a role available on a comedy web series and...Show More Summary

Felicity Jones to Play Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Biopic + More Projects Announced

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: Tour in ‘Oedipus’ and ‘Antigone’ + 3 More Gigs

In today’s roundup, act in the classics this season and tour the U.K. in “Oedipus” and “Antigone” with Beyond the Horizon Theatre Company! There are also roles available in a crossover period drama, a collaborative musical, and a hyper-realistic...Show More Summary

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