April 30, 2017

Tag Archives: Casting

Tyler Perry explains casting of Kim Kardashian in film

HollywoodNews.com: Tyler Perry received a lot of criticism for his casting of Kim Kardashian in his upcoming film ‘The Marriage Counselor,’ and now he is explaining that controversial choice. Perry recently commented on his site that he thinks casting Kim will help others, states UsMagazine.com. “Millions of young people adore her[...]

Will Kristen Stewart still act in her mother’s film, “K-11”?

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: “K-11” is the baby of Jules Mann-Stewart, writer/director of the film and mother of “Twilight” mega-star, Kristen. The film appeared to be building steam after Variety’s March announcement that the project had finally secured financing. Yet, several recent developments indicate that Stewart will[...]

“Hunger Games” adds Kravitz, Jones to growing cast

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: We’ve posted so many casting updates and in-development stories, one would almost assume that Gary Ross’s adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ “The Hunger Games” is due out this summer. It isn’t. We still have to wait until March 2012, even though we’ve already seen the first look of[...]

Tupac Shakur online casting call underway

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A casting call for the upcoming Tupac Shakur biopic has been launched, encouraging fans to audition online for a chance to play the late rapper. Morgan Creek Productions and Skee.TV/Karmaloop.TV launched an online casting call for “Tupac,” which will be directed by Antoine Fuqua (“Shooter,” “Training Day”). The[...]

‘Runaways’ film alters casting call after racism accusations

HollywoodNews.com: After the catastrophe that was the movie adaptation of “Avatar: The Last Airbender,” it appears Marvel Studios may be more willing to do what Paramount was not: cast Asians in Asian roles. With the casting call for the film version of Brian K. Vaughan’s popular graphic novel series “Runaways”–about several[...]

Paramount hosting open casting call in L.A. today!

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Are you a charismatic teen with a great sense of humor? Did you ever want to be in pictures? Do you live in the Los Angeles area? If you answered yes to most of those, then you might want to hop in the car. Paramount alerted us[...]

‘Last Airbender’ TV series voice actor speaks out about film controversy

HollywoodNews.com: Dante Basco, the voice actor of Zuko (played by Dev Patel in M. Night Shyamalan’s film adaptation) in Nickelodeon’s “Avatar: The Last Airbender” television series, has spoken out about his decision to boycott the film on his blog. Basco, who is Filipino-American, writes that he had expressed interest in playing[...]

Hollywood Discovery Awards – Be Discovered and Become the Next Hollywood Star

HollywoodNews.com: The Casting Society of America (CSA), Hollywoodnews.com and Yahoo! Movies are teaming up with the Hollywood Film Festival® and the Hollywood Awards®, to present the Hollywood Discovery Awards®, a nationwide acting competition which will celebrate the talent and star quality of two lucky winners. A blue-ribbon panel of casting[...]

Jane Fonda casting fit females for new video

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: LET’S GET PHYSICAL: Speaking of blasts from the past, 72-year-old Jane Fonda — who led millions into getting into super shape and buying leg warmers with her workout tapes back in the ’80s — is putting together a new fitness video! A casting[...]