The Marvel Studios superhero films “Infinity War” and it’s “Untitled Avengers Movie” sequel will be filming in New York City beginning in May, 2017. The producers are currently hiring talent to appear in the film as fully paid background performers. The current specific casting needs are posted below. All talent must have legal eligibility to work in the entertainment industry in New York. Both “Infinity War” and it’s “Untitled Avengers Movie” sequel are being filmed concurrently at the same time. Note: Both films are using the working title of “Mary Lou”.
Starring in “Avengers: Infinity War” is BAFTA Award nominee Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Academy Award nominee Josh Brolin as Thanos, Saturn Award Winner Chris Pratt as Star Lord / Peter Quill, Teen Choice Awards nominee Sebastian Stan as Bucky, four-time Golden Globe Award nominee Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow, Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strange, Academy Award winner Brie Larson as Carol Danvers / Captain Marvel, ALMA Award winner Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Empire Award winner Karen Gillan as Nebula, two-time Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner as Clint Barton / Hawkeye, two-time Saturn Award nominee Chris Evans as Steve Rogers / Captain America, BAFTA Awards nominee Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet, four-time Academy Award nominee Bradley Cooper as Rocket Raccoon, Screen Actors Guild Awards nominee Vin Diesel as Groot, Academy Award nominee Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury, Screen Actors Guild Awards nominee Paul Rudd as Scott Lang / Ant-Man, British Independent Film Awards nominee Benedict Wong as Wong, Action on Film Award winner Dave Bautista as Drax, BAFTA Film Award nominee Paul Bettany as Vision, Santa Barbara International Film Festival Virtuoso Award winner Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa / Black Panther, three-time Academy Award nominee Mark Ruffalo as Bruce Banner / The Hulk, two-time Academy Award nominee Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark / Iron Man, and Pom Klementieff as Mantis.
Primetime Emmy Award winners Anthony and Joe Russo are directing “Avengers: Infinity War” and “Untitled Avengers Movie” from screenplays written by Primetime Emmy Award winners Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. AFI Award winner Kevin Feige is overseeing production for Marvel Studios. Executive producers are Visual Effects Society Awards winner Victoria Alonso, Primetime Emmy Award nominee Jon Favreau, along with Louis D’Esposito, Alan Fine, and three-time Hugo Awards nominee Stan Lee. “Avengers: Infinity War” is scheduled to hit theaters on May 4, 2018 and “Untitled Avengers Movie” is set for a May 3, 2019 release. Walt Disney Studios will handle domestic and international distribution.
Avengers: Infinity War and Untitled Avengers Movie New York Casting Call
Central Casting is now accepting submissions for the Marvel feature film “Infinity War” in New York. To be considered, all actors and extras must be legally eligible to work in the entertainment industry in the New York and in the United States. That information is published in the 2017 New York Actors Resource Guide eBook. The film’s directors, Anthony and Joe Russo, will be personally hand-picking the talent from the photos submitted. The following are the current casting needs:
• MALES & FEMALES – Any ethnicity, who appear 18 – 50’s, all types. Especially needed are people with New York looks, and also people with good character faces. Filming is tentatively scheduled for May 19, 2017. A wardrobe fitting could possibly be required in the beginning of May. You must have an open and flexible schedule, as the dates are very tentative at the moment. If you have previously worked on this film in any area, your are NOT eligible to be considered for these new roles. This is for NEW TALENT only, who have not worked on the film.
To be considered, please submit the following:
-All clothing sizes, including shoe and hat. MEN: Jacket, collar, sleeve, waist, inseam, and shoe. WOMEN: Dress size, bust/bra/cup, pants, waist, shoe.
-Two recent color snapshots, one from the shoulders up, and one from the knees up. Make sure the photos are clear and in-focus. Should be with a white or light color background, only you in the photo, and no hats or sunglasses.
Send you submission to
Please put “NEW YORK” in the subject line of your email.
Additional casting needs will be posted here as they become available.
Principal Actor Casting Director (speaking roles only)
Sarah Finn Casting
588 N. Larchmont Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90004
Starring and supporting roles for “Avengers: Infinity War” are mainly being cast through talent agents. You can find comprehensive listings and submission addresses for talent agents here. However, if you are not signed with an agent and wish to self-submit, I highly recommend that your 8×10 color headshot and resume along with the cover letter be sent in a 9 x 12 Clear Full Face Window Envelope with the photo visible in the window.
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“Avengers: Infinity War” and “Untitled Avengers Movie” Film Crew Members:
Film crew members available in the New York area can submit resumes to the following:
The Walt Disney Studios
3 Queen Caroline Street
London W6 9PE
10202 W. Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232
500 South Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91521
The Walt Disney Studios
500 S. Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91521
1st Assistant Director:
United States – JoAnn Perritano (US)
United Kingdom – Jamie Lengyel (UK)
Samuel L. Jackson
Robert Downey Jr.
The universe faced with doom when archvillain Thanos the Mad Titan, in love with/obsessed with the (female) physical incarnation of Death, assembles all six “Infinity Gems,” granting him godlike power over the universe. Believing she’ll reciprocate his feelings if he delivers enough souls to her, his plan is to kill half of all living things.