The Executive Director of Casting at 20th Century Fox in Los Angeles, Brehan Fitzgerald, is currently casting Russian speaking men of all ages between 20 – 60 years to play Russian Military Officers with a persona of strength and authority. This is for the Atlanta, GA portion of filming and talent must submit verification that they have a legal right to work in the United States.
Principal photography has been taking place at the Sheldonian Theatre in Oxford, UK as well as in London, England. Shooting on the Atlanta, GA scenes for the film begins in December 2010.
In addition to the above principal actor roles being cast, the extras casting director for “X-Men: First Class” in Atlanta, Georgia is casting all types and ages of extras and photo doubles to work in Brunswick, Georgia and talent must be able to work as a local. There are also several stand-in positions that will film on the Georgia Coast in December, 2010 and could involve a trip to LA as well.
Detailed information for actors and extras to be considered for work on “X-Men: First Class” can be found on the following blog post:
X-Men: First Class United States Casting
The release date is scheduled for Summer 2011.