Casting Call For New Disney Movie To Be Filmed In Detroit Area

DETROIT (WWJ) – The casting call is going out for the next big movie to film in the Detroit area.  Disney’s “Oz: The Great and Powerful” is looking for extras for the movie which stars James Franco and Mila Kunis.  An open casting call will be held for those over 18 at the Raleigh Studios in Pontiac from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. on June 11th.  You must bring a photo you can leave behind.  The movie is also casting for younger roles and needs kids between the ages of 6 and 16.  Full details at

“Oz” is seeking younger extras, too. Parents of children ages 6 to 16 can apply for their kids by sending a photo, name, phone number and sizes to Oz Extras Casting, PO Box 729, Bloomfield Hills 48303-0729.

A hotline at 310-225-5196 will have general information and be updated with things like parking instructions.


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