New Casting Call For STAR WARS EPISODE VII Announced

Disney has issued another casting call for J.J. Abrams's latest installment in the Star wars franchise. Check out the requirements and what they are looking for after the jump. May the 4th be with you!

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By WesleyGibson - 5/4/2014


Hot off the trails of the recent casting announcement for the new installment of the Star Wars saga, Walt Disney Studios is looking to fill in the gaps with those lucky enough to be able to enter the running. Disney is looking to enter principle photography in London on May 14, 2014, with shooting taking place in the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire areas of the UK . Read the details below to find out the specifics of what they are looking for and please visit Movie Casting Call (via Collider.com) to find out how you can enter.

CHARACTER TYPES/INTERESTING FACES] Males and Females, any age over 16. Interesting looks. Character faces, memorable eye-catching looks, unusual type looks. This could be people with strong physical features, facial scars, big beards, long hair, bad teeth, large facial features, dreadlocks, or interesting ethnic appearance such as darker skin and light eyes.


The Walt Disney Studios and Lucasfilm, in association with Kasdan Pictures and Bad Robot Productions will begin principal photography on the first in a new stand-alone Star Wars trilogy in London on May 14, 2014. The extras casting team in the United Kingdom has sent out a Star Wars: Episode 7 casting call seeking extras of all ages and types, 16 years and older, to work as fully paid extras and possible featured background actors. There will also be additional casting for smaller speaking roles during production. There are also some specific casting needs such as interesting and unusual character faces, sailor and Navy types.

Star Wars: Episode 7 Extras Casting Call Information

Star Wars: Episode 7 is now casting extras to appear in the film as fully paid background performers. Some roles will be possible featured background actors.

All types and ages are needed, 16 years and older. The following are the breakdowns of some specific needs:

[ALL AGES AND TYPES] Males and Females, 16 years of age and older. Any ethnicity. All types, sizes and shapes.
YOUNG ADULTS] Males and Females 16- 22. Girls and Boys of all ethnic backgrounds.

CHARACTER TYPES/INTERESTING FACES] Males and Females, any age over 16. Interesting looks. Character faces, memorable eye-catching looks, unusual type looks. This could be people with strong physical features, facial scars, big beards, long hair, bad teeth, large facial features, dreadlocks, or interesting ethnic appearance such as darker skin and light eyes.

Shooting on these roles will take place on various days between May, 2014 and September, 2014 in the London, Hertfordshire; Bedfordshire areas of the UK.
GENERAL EXTRAS: “Extras needed in the Cardington, Bedfordshire area for major new feature film”YOUNG ADULTS: “Young Adults Age 16 to 22″CHARACTER TYPES: “Characterful, memorable, eye catching & unusual looking men & women”SAILORS/FISHERMEN/NAVY TYPES: “Salty Sea Dogs Wanted”

 

Star Wars Episode 7 stars returning cast Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker with new members John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, and Max von Sydow. The film is co-produced and directed by J.J. Abrams, and the film is set for release on December 18th, 2015.
Source: Collider.com
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batz11 - 5/4/2014, 12:49 PM
McGee - 5/4/2014, 12:53 PM
Come on guys....let's go audition.

Skintastic - 5/4/2014, 12:54 PM
Green skin, perhaps with extra limbs, and or any other uncanny features would be great
Skintastic - 5/4/2014, 12:55 PM
@mcgee, Looks like a pic from the krispy kreme gym and or Mr rapids ice cream stand
MrCBM56 - 5/4/2014, 12:56 PM
Mhmm, a good start to this thread. Keep 'em coming.
Skintastic - 5/4/2014, 12:56 PM
Mr 'rapies'
WinterSoldier33 - 5/4/2014, 12:58 PM
cool

i want a boba fett solo movie and a young darth sidious movie
Skintastic - 5/4/2014, 12:58 PM
'Salty sea dogs' I hope they cast Quint
Skintastic - 5/4/2014, 12:58 PM
From Jaws
Skintastic - 5/4/2014, 1:00 PM
Or perhaps someone with testicles hanging from their chin, like butters
Scarilian - 5/4/2014, 1:02 PM
Considering how they treated others who went to the casting call... I doubt its wise to try.
FastFlames - 5/4/2014, 1:07 PM
I'm exactly the perfect sexual beast for the role. Sorry guys, may as well give up now!
TheAbaryMan369 - 5/4/2014, 1:14 PM
They should cast Gusto as Obi-Wan's great grandfather in the Jedi retirement home.
legolad - 5/4/2014, 1:18 PM
Time to pack my bags and head for London
Melkaticox - 5/4/2014, 1:30 PM
16 years and older.
16 years.
Did I say 16 years and older?
Because it's 16 years and older.
16 years.
...16.

Oh my god, I wish they came here to Venezuela :[ they'd gonna find a lot of interesting faces here.
(Psst! Talking about me!)

They want interesting faces? Benedith Cumberbatch. Go.
remembertheking - 5/4/2014, 1:42 PM
#maythefourthbewithyou
batz11 - 5/4/2014, 1:46 PM
SaxoWolf - 5/4/2014, 1:56 PM
SaxoWolf - 5/4/2014, 2:07 PM
SkullFace616 - 5/4/2014, 3:01 PM
How do you apply for a role? Or where do you go to try out for a part?
Curmudgeon - 5/4/2014, 3:07 PM
Casting scam website. Do not trust.
MexicanSuperman - 5/4/2014, 3:22 PM
So in other words they want some ugly ass people.
case - 5/4/2014, 9:02 PM
I come from a family of salty sea dogs... True story. I can tie a bowline like a mutha[frick]a.
Danbojohnj - 5/5/2014, 12:06 AM
^ lol

Plenty of character type cave teeth muthafuggers with unusual looks here in Blighty to bring balance to the force,help even out all those Hollywood smiles.
pepe - 5/5/2014, 3:48 AM
How about Lando?
Meady - 5/5/2014, 4:04 AM

I used to live in Hertfordshire. Welwyn garden city. Shame I could of become an extra. That's it iam going back.!
plasticman - 5/5/2014, 7:03 AM
This post just made me realize that I'm not even interesting enough to appear in a Star Wars movie. I guess it's time to grow some dreadlocks.

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