New Disney Show “Cloak and Dagger” Casting Call in New Orleans

09/21/2017

New Disney TV series casting in Louisiana.

Disney is in production on a new project called “Shadows” and if you live in the NOLA area, you have a chance to be cast in the new Disney show.

Disney’s new project was kept secret for quite sometime but the cat seems to be out of the bag on this one. The publication Production Weekly, which lists many of the upcoming movies and TV shows in production has revealed that the show whose working title is “Shadows” is actually a Disney / Marvel Comics inspired TV show “Cloak and Dagger.” The new Disney show is beginning production next month in New Orleans and is being created for the Freeform Channel (previously ABC Family.)

This past December, the new Disney show auditions received an series order and revealed Disney’s intentions of filming the first season of the show in Louisiana. Season 1 will be filming for around 3 months in the area and is currently looking for area locals who would like to work as paid background actors this fall.

Disney show auditions

According to a story on NOLA.com, a local news site, “Cloak and Dagger,” is based on the Marvel Comics series of the same name, about two teens, Ty Johnson and Tandy Bowen. In the story, the 2 teens meet each other in New York after they find themselves kidnapped by a mad scientist. The two teens escape from the scientist, after he injected them with a mysterious drug. They realize that they are developing special powers.

The pair make use of their new found powers to become superheroes. Ty Johnson AKA Cloak, inherits teleportation powers while Tandy Bowen becomes Dagger, for her ability to create daggers made of light. The 2 characters are part of the Marvel Universe and made were previously introduced in other Marvel movies with appearances in the “X-men“, “Spider-Man” and “Avengers” franchises.

Cloak and Dagger cast

Deadline reports the roles of Cloak and Dagger have found their stars. Ex Disney Channel star Olivia Holt and Aubrey Joseph have been cast in the lead roles of Ty Johnson and Tandy Bowen AKA Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger. Also according to Deadline, Joe Pokaski (Underground) is the showrunner with Gina Prince-Bythewood (Love & Basketball) set to direct the first episode of “Cloak & Dagger.”

TV Series: SHADOWS – filming in New Orleans – Monday, 9/25** MORNING CALL TIME *** FRESH FACES ONLY! Must not have worked on this show before! Tattoos are OK!

OIL WORKERS: Currently casting men and women (18+ years old) to portray “Oil Rig Workers” working on an Oil Rig. Experience is a plus! Jumpsuit sizes available: Small – 2XL and (Men’s) Shoe sizes: 7.5, 8, 10, 10.5 & 11-14. Men: facial hair is great, it just cannot be longer than a thick stubble. No beards!

Please email the following to: SHADOWS@CENTRALCASTING.COM
• CURRENT photo(s) of yourself
• Experience (if applicable)
• Sizes (including height and weight)
• Legal name
• Phone number
• Notate OIL in the subject line!

*PHOTO SUBMISSION RULES:
1). You should be the only person in the photo.
2). Please face the camera.
3). Only clear and well-lit photos will be considered.
4). Absolutely NO filters!
5). Inappropriate photos will NOT be considered!

***You MUST BE registered with Central Casting in order to work on this project!***
Central Casting Louisiana registration details and required documents can be found on our website: https://www.centralcasting.com/register/?location=louisiana

SHADOWS – AVAILABILITY LIST: We are done booking SHADOWS for Friday 9/22 but if you are available to work and want to be included on our availability list in case of cancellations, please read below and submit. Filming in New Orleans. Mid-morning call time! FRESH FACES ONLY! Must not have worked on this show before! Tattoos are OK!
RIG WORKERS: Currently casting athletic and tough looking men and women (18+ years old) to portray “Rig Workers” working on an Oil Rig. Experience is a plus! Jumpsuit sizes available: Small – 2XL and (Men’s) Shoe sizes: 7.5, 8, 10, 10.5 & 11-14. Men: facial hair is great, it just cannot be longer than a thick stubble. No beards!

Please email the following to: AVAILNOLA@CENTRALCASTING.COM
• CURRENT photo(s) of yourself
• Experience (if applicable)
• Sizes (including height and weight)
• Legal name
• Phone number
• Notate 9/22 in the subject line!

*PHOTO SUBMISSION RULES:
1). You should be the only person in the photo.
2). Please face the camera.
3). Only clear and well-lit photos will be considered.
4). Absolutely NO filters!
5). Inappropriate photos will NOT be considered!

***You MUST BE registered with Central Casting in order to work on this project!***
Central Casting Louisiana registration details and required documents can be found on our website: https://www.centralcasting.com/register/?location=louisiana

*** You should not have any conflicts whatsoever when you do submit such as location, call time, or transportation issues. We call people overnight or in the morning if we have cancellations / new hires and we pull from the availability list first. THE NIGHTLY AVAIL LIST IS FOR THE NEXT BUSINESS DAY ONLY.

*** Submitting to this list does not guarantee you work. We will utilize this list daily as needed for replacements and new hires on our projects. Please be sure though to submit each night in which you are available for work the next business day.

 

You MUST BE registered with Central Casting in order to work on this project!
Central Casting Louisiana registration details and required documents can be found on our website: https://www.centralcasting.com/register/?location=louisiana



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