The Ender’s Game movie is really happening this time, and they’re looking for teenagers to fill out the rest of the cast. In fact they might even let you in the movie if you just walk in off the street.
Director Gavin Hood is holding an open casting call this weekend in New Orleans looking for youngsters to play students at the Battle School where Ender learns to be a military mastermind. If you’re between the ages of 13 and 17, can look like you’re a super genius, and live somewhere in the vicinity of Louisiana, you may have a shot.
Here’s the full casting call, with all the details you need to know if you’re interested…
Want to Be in Battle School?
Open Casting Call for Extras in New Orleans This Weekend
Ender’s Game open casting call being held at the Hilton Garden Inn located in the Warehouse District of New Orleans on Saturday, January 14th from 11am to 3pm.
Alexis Allen, along with Batherson Casting, are seeking bright and talented kids and teens ages 10-17 of varying ethnic background for the feature film production of Orson Scott Card’s “Ender’s Game”; based on one of the most famous science fiction novels of the last 40 years.
The film stars Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld and Abigail Breslin. Oscar-winning Director Gavin Hood will be filming Ender’s Game in New Orleans from February until June 2012, providing those selected with up to 8 weeks of work.
To be considered, please come to the open call this weekend, located at the address below between 10am and 2pm
Hilton Garden Inn
1001 South Peters St
New Orleans 70130
Please also bring a recent snapshot of yourself. Homeschooled students are especially encouraged, because of the work during school hours.