The Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures superhero feature film sequel “Ant-Man and the Wasp” is now in production and the current needs are posted below.
“Ant-Man and the Wasp” centers on Ant-Man (Scott Lang) as a global fugitive, and deals with the aftermath of “Captain America: Civil War”. Screen Actors Guild Awards Paul Rudd plays Ant-Man/Scott Lang. Also reprising their “Ant-Man” roles are Golden Globe Award nominee Evangeline Lilly as Hope van Dyne, ALMA Award winner Michael Peña as Luis, and two-time Academy Award winner Michael Douglas as Hank Pym.
Saturn Award nominee Peyton Reed is directing “Ant-Man and the Wasp” from a screenplay written by Andrew Barrer and Gabriel Ferrari, based on a story by Academy Award winner Adam McKay and Paul Rudd. Lars P. Winther is 1st AD and is co-producing with Publicists Guild of America Showmanship Award winner Kevin Feige. Executive producers are Visual Effects Society Awards winner Victoria Alonso, ATAS Foundation College Television Award recipient Stephen Broussard, three-time Hugo Awards nominee Stan Lee, and Directors Guild of America DGA Award winner Charles Newirth, and Louis D’Esposito.
The 2015 “Ant-Man” film was a huge success, and grossed more than $519 million worldwide. Shooting on “Ant-Man and the Wasp” is taking place at Pinewood Atlanta Studios in Fayette County, Georgia. Filming will run from July 31, 2017 through November 10, 2017. “Ant-Man and the Wasp” is currently using the working title of “Cherry Blue”. “Ant-Man and the Wasp” is scheduled to be released in theaters on July 6, 2018.
Ant-Man and the Wasp Casting Calls
“Ant-Man and the Wasp” is currently casting featured background performers, stand-ins, and photo doubles throughout the shooting schedule from July 31, 2017 through November 10, 2017. To be considered for acting or extra roles on “Godzilla: King of the Monsters”, all talent must have legal eligibility and work permits to work on films in Atlanta, GA where filming is taking place. That information can be found in the Atlanta Actors Resource Guide eBook.
“Ant-Man and the Wasp” producers are seeking the following:
ASIAN LOOKING SCHOOL KIDS – Boys and Girls, who can portray ages 9 – 10 years of age, students in classroom. These scenes will shoot on Saturday August 5, 2017 AND Monday August 7, 2017. MUST be available with no conflicts on both days. Due to Federal Labor laws, it is required that all children can provide a photo ID, such as passport, passport card, state issued ID card, current school ID with a photo, etc.
To be considered, a parent or legal guardian must submit an email to CHERRYBLUE@centralcasting.com and include the child’s name, parent’s name, parent’s contact phone number, RECENT child’s picture, height/weight/clothing sizes, and location. Put “SCHOOL KIDS” in the subject line.
Sarah Finn is the principal actor casting director for “Ant-Man and the Wasp”, and lead and supporting roles are mainly being cast through talent agents in Los Angeles. 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. Click Here to purchase 9 x 12 Clear Full Face Window Envelopes. Click Here to purchase the best resume and cover letter paper.
Ant-Man and the Wasp Crew Members
Experienced film crew members located near Atlanta, GA can submit resumes to the following. Put the crew position in the subject line:
Pym Particles Productions II, LLC
461 Sandy Creek Road
Fayetteville, GA 30214
500 South Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91521
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
500 S. Buena Vista Street
Team Disney Building
Burbank, CA 91521
Lars P. Winther
Second Unit Director:
1st Assistant Director:
Evangeline Lilly – Hope van Dyne
Paul Rudd – Scott Lang / Ant-Man
Michael Peña – Luis
Michael Douglas – Hank Pym
Hannah John-Kamen – Ghost
Michelle Pfeiffer – Janet van Dyne
Walton Goggins – Sonny Burch
David Dastmalchian – Kurt
Laurence Fishburne – Dr. Bill Foster
Randall Park – Jimmy Woo
Follow-up to the 2015 Marvel film, ‘Ant-Man’.