I have been contacted again regarding casting a movie using actors with real limb loss and not Hollywood style special effects. I have already called their office letting them know I will reposting their message to the OANDP List and others. If you can help some young person get a chance of being in a movie let them know about this opportunity.
The following is from the Associated Press…..
“Bruce Willis will be spending part of next year acting in Hawaii. The state, meanwhile, will be acting like Africa. Willis will star in “Man Of War,” a $70 million movie by Revolution Studios to be shot from March through mid-June on Oahu, The Honolulu Star-Bulletin reported Friday.”
The movie from my last “casting call” is in the can ready for the next stage.
Here is the web site URL… www.fourfeet.com
>>>> Hi- My name is Deedee Ricketts and I’m a Casting Director for
Studios, we are currently casting for feature film to be shot in Hawaii starring Bruce Willis and directed by Antione Fuqua (TRAINING DAY). Our story take place in in West Africa (Hawaii) and Bruce Willis is a Navy Seal Commando trying to evacuate US personnel while a civil war erupts. At the same time he helps a small village to safety – within that village there a
(2) principle roles available for young African boys (8yr. – 13yr) who are amputees (either hand, arm or leg). I’m wondering if you can help me to locate possible candidates for the role – in addition to the principle parts there are featured roles available for African (black Americans). If cast, production will provide transportation to and from Hawaii, provide housing, per diem and salary. We shoot from March through June……let me know if you have any advice on where I can go…. Thanks for your time and I look forward to hearing from you soon. My office #310.264.4126 Thanks! DD>>>>
Al Pike, CP
Amputee Resource Foundation of America, Inc.