The Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures superhero feature film sequel “Ant-Man and the Wasp” is holding auditions for new supporting roles. Extras and stand-ins are also now being cast, with the current needs posted below.
Sarah Finn, who is a Black Reel Awards winner and Casting Society of America ARTIOS Award winner, is the principal actor casting director for “Ant-Man and the Wasp”. Finn is auditioning talent through talent agencies in Los Angeles, CA. Finn has cast a number of Marvel Studios feature films such as the currently shooting projects “Avengers: Infinity War”, “Black Panther”, and “Thor: Ragnarok”. Past Marvel Studios credits for Finn include “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”, “Doctor Strange”, “Captain America: Civil War”, “Avengers: Age of Ultron”, among many others. Talent interested in working on “Ant-Man and the Wasp” as featured background, extras, stand-ins, and photo doubles, can register at the casting office in Atlanta. The details are posted below.
“Ant-Man and the Wasp” will center on Ant-Man (Scott Lang) as a global fugitive, and will deal with the aftermath of “Captain America: Civil War”. Screen Actors Guild Awards Paul Rudd will return to reprise his role as Ant-Man/Scott Lang. Also returning to reprise 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 returning to direct “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 will also co-produce 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” will take place at Pinewood Atlanta Studios in Fayette County, Georgia. Filming will run from July 6, 2017 through November 30, 2017. “Ant-Man and the Wasp” is currently in pre-production under 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” director Peyton Reed will begin personally hand-selecting talent soon for roles as featured background performers, stand-ins, and photo doubles. All ages and types are welcome to register. To be considered you must be legally eligible to work on films in Atlanta, GA and in the United States, that information can be found in the Atlanta Actors Resource Guide eBook.
“Ant-Man and the Wasp” producers are seeking an experienced stand-in to work on the film as lead actor Paul Rudd’s regular stand-in for the duration of filming. Talents must attend a camera test this Friday, May 19, 2017 in Fayetteville, GA. They are looking for talent who are available to work starting Monday July 10, 2017 and have a completely open and flexible schedule through the end of October, 2017 as work dates may vary.
You MUST match the following description:
PAUL RUDD STAND-IN – Looking for a male who appears to be Caucasian, 20’s-40’s. Height 5’9-5’11, chest size 40-42. Dark brown/black hair. Pay rate: $110/10
Only submit if you fit the above description.
To submit, send an email to Tonya@CentralCasting.com and include: your name, phone number, height, weight, sizes, current photo(s) and a resume of your Stand In experience. Please put “CB Man” 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