Archive for 'Casting News'
Posted on 28. Oct, 2016 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
UPDATE: OshKosh B’gosh has asked Atlanta Baby Model ASHER NASH to model for them! And ASHER AND MEAGAN were named the PEOPLE OF THE WEEK on ABC World News Tonight. We really enjoyed getting to know Asher and his family last week. Can't wait to see this little guy in some of our upcoming pics! #whatacutie A […]
Posted on 03. Oct, 2015 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
FULLER HOUSE Child Actors Now Cast! Former FULL HOUSE Child Stars Candace Cameron Bure and Andrea Barber are all grown up and reprising their roles as DJ and Kimmy respectively. In the new storyline, D.J. and Kimmy will raise their children together as single moms after the death of D.J.’s husband, also bringing in Stephanie […]
Posted on 19. Jul, 2015 by Hollywood Mom.
Hollywood Moms of boys about the age of 4, call your agents! ABC’s Modern Family is recasting the series regular role of baby Joe Pritchett with a slightly older child actor. The role of Joe has been played for the last two seasons by Pierce Wallace. Modern Family reps have thus far declined to comment, […]
Posted on 07. May, 2015 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Hit T.V. Producer Chuck Lorre has decided that 7 year old Child Actor Edan Alexander is Star Material! According to several sources, Alexander has the option to sign on for a major role in an original series. TMZ reports that his salary would be $21,240 per episode with a guaranteed 4 percent raise for each […]
Posted on 25. Feb, 2015 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
ABC’s “Dancing With The Stars” has revealed their new cast and what has become the mandatory child star casting is the talk of the town. In case you haven’t heard, DWTS Cast Hunger Games Child Star Willow Shields, age 14, to dance opposite 28 year old Mark Ballas. Willow is now the Youngest Contestant Ever on DWTS! […]
Posted on 26. Aug, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Prolific child actor, Joey King (Wish I Was Here, FX’s Fargo) is attached to star in Corn Bred Films’ “Oriole Park,” shooting this fall on location in Chicago. Joel Murray (Mad Men, God Bless America), Tom Arnold (Hit & Run, Happy Endings), Christian Stolte (Chicago Fire) and Thomas Beaudoin (Other Plans) round out the cast […]
Posted on 11. Mar, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
We’ve all been there. Your child actor works on something really cool, does a great job at it, gets kudos from all of the cast and crew and then, drumroll,…Nothing. Nada. Crickets. It’s like it never even happened. Why? There could be a million reasons the project doesn’t air or get distributed and chances are […]
Posted on 09. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
The daughter of Niecy Nash (Reno 911, The Soul Man) Dia Nash, LL Cool J’s (NCIS: Los Angeles) daughter Nina Smith and Imani Alexander daughter of singer Shanice and actor Flex Alexander (Soul Ties, Snakes on a Plane) were recently photographed together at Nickelodeon Studios. The big question is whether there’s a television show in the works starring the celebrity baby threesome and […]
Posted on 05. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, The Disney Channel is barking mad about their hit show, Dog With a Blog evidenced by the green lighting of season three of the family comedy. This isn’t surprising considering that in 2013, Dog With a Blog was a top 5 series among the kids 6-11 demographic. This season alone, the half-hour series is No. […]
Posted on 02. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Today’s SuperBowl 2014 and just like every other Hollywood Mom in the nation, I’m routing for…The Commercials! And of course routing for all the talented child actors featured in the big game’s high profile commercial spots. A few years ago I was thrilled just to see my in-laws home featured in the Darth Vader VW commercial, but […]
Posted on 03. Jan, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Will the third time be a charm, a three ring circus or both? Looks like we’ll find out on Memorial Day Weekend when the third on-screen pairing of Adam Sandler and (former child star) Drew Barrymore, BLENDED, hits theaters nationwide. Blended is the story of two very different single-parent families who find themselves on the same African safari vacation and […]
Posted on 01. Jan, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Updates: For those asking, this is not an open casting call. If you’re interested in this production, contact your child’s agent. Casting directors are Natalie Hart and Jason La Padura. Filming is taking place in Vancouver. Another casting decision has been made for the upcoming Disney Channel film ‘Descendants,’ the part of Jafar’s son will go […]
Posted on 22. Dec, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
If anyone wonders whether child actors can have longevity in their careers and transition to grown-up roles…wonder no more. This recent casting news just further proves that many child actors have what it takes to go the distance. The now svelte former child star Josh Peck of Nickelodeon’s “Drake and Josh” is joining the ensemble cast of […]
Posted on 18. Nov, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
According to Radar online, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie‘s adopted son Maddox 12, may be the next Jolie-Pitt kid to grace the silver screen. Maddox has become a frontrunner to play Battling Boy, a comic character created by Paul Pope which Brad Pitt’s production company Plan B owns the rights to. Allegedly this is the […]
Posted on 03. Nov, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
It’s inspiring to see former franchise child stars making smart career choices like Alexa Vega and Daniel Radcliffe. Former “Spy Kids” Child Star Alexa Vega, 25, has been cast as a member of “ULTRA” on The CW’s “The Tomorrow People.” Alexa will play Hillary Cole: “a ruthless, paranormal version of Tracy Flick” who will rival Stephen (played by Robbie Amell) for his […]
CASTING NEWS: Child Star TY SIMPKINS Lands Lead Role in JURASSIC WORLD! @TYSIMPKINSactor @JurassicMovie @FifteenMinsPR
Posted on 15. Oct, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Congrats to American Child Star Ty Simpkins, 12. According to Deadline, Ty (Iron Man 3, Insidious Chapter 2, Little Children, Revolutionary Road) will star in the fourth Jurassic Park film, Jurassic World. The film will be directed by Colin Trevorrow (Safety Not Guaranteed) and executive produced by Steven Spielberg. Simpkins worked with Colin Trevorrow on the indie hit “Safety Not […]
Fully Cast, “ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY” Begins Production in Los Angeles!
Posted on 30. Aug, 2013 by Marshall Weinbaum.
ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY” has begun production and will shoot entirely in the Los Angeles area. BURBANK, Calif. (August 29, 2013) — Disney has kicked off production on “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day,” the first live-action film adaptation of Judith Viorst’s 1972 illustrated children’s classic. The […]
Posted on 29. Aug, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Devoted watchers of the TV series “Boy Meets World” starring Ben Savage as Cory and Danielle Fishel as Topanga, will be thrilled to know the couple is all grown up and married! Not in real life, but on your television screen when the Disney Channel will debut the sequel series, “Girl Meets World,” starring darling Rowan […]
CASTING NEWS: Kiernan Shipka & Mason Dye Cast in V.C. Andrews’ “Flowers in the Attic” @KiernanShipka @MasonDye_
Posted on 15. Aug, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
The 1980’s are alive and well in Hollywood. Lifetime is adapting and remaking V.C. Andrews’ book Flowers in the Attic. A film adaptation was originally made in 1987 starring Louise Fletcher and Kristy Swanson. Deadline reports that child actors Kiernan Shipka, 13 (Mad Men) and Mason Dye (Secret Diary of an American Cheerleader) have joined previously cast Heather Graham and Ellen Burstyn. Graham will play Corrine, […]
CASTING NEWS: Child Actor MERIT LEIGHTON Lands Choice Role in Animated Disney Series “SOFIA THE FIRST”
Posted on 31. May, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
One of HMB’s favorite Child Actors, Merit Leighton has been cast in the role of The Little Witch on Disney Junior’s Animated Series “Sofia the First.” Her episode airs this morning, May 31 at 9:30 a.m. so be sure to watch or record it! “The Little Witch” is the eleventh episode of Sofia the First. She joins a star-studded […]
Posted on 15. May, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
According to several media outlets, Chloe Moretz, 16, is rumored to be up for, or perhaps all ready cast in, the role of child prostitute “Teri,” the female lead in Sony’s “The Equalizer,” the feature film version of the classic television show, starring Denzel Washington. Moretz participated in a table read for the part and reportedly impressed […]