Saw this on Backstage today. You have to be a member for more detailed information, but here are the basics:
Company: Walt Disney Studios. Lucasfilm. Bad Robot. Maryellen Aviano, casting dir. J.J. Abrams, writer/dir. Kathleen Kennedy, prod.
Production Description: Casting lead roles for “Star Wars: Episode VII,” a Walt Disney Studios produced feature film, directed by J.J. Abrams (“Star Trek”). Project description: “A continuation of the saga created by George Lucas.” This film is projected to be part of a planned trilogy for the “Star Wars” franchise.
Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations: Shooting starting 2014, locations TBA in England, U.K. & U.S.
Roles Being Cast:
Rachel (Lead): Female, 17-18, All Ethnicities, (must be beautiful, smart, athletic).
Thomas (Lead): Male, 19-23, All Ethnicities, (Must be handsome, smart, athletic).
November 10th in St. Louis, Mo.
- November 14th in Chicago, IL.
- November 17th in Troy, MI.
- November 22nd in Austin, TX
- November 24th in Nashville, TN.