What do you get when you pair one screen legend and one teen heartthrob looking to further his status in mainstream films with one of the most outrageous comedy scripts in years? The world is about to find out! Dirty grandpa starring 2-time Academy Award winner Robert De Niro and heartthrob Zac Efron is set to roll in front of cameras very soon and auditions for a several roles are happening now.
Part road trip comedy, part ‘The Hangover’ style debauchery and %100 fun, Dirty Grandpa will tell the story of Jason Kelly, a mild-mannered young man on the cusp of his wedding day who is tricked into driving his wild grandpa Dick down to Florida for spring break. Once there these two polar opposites will learn a little more about themselves and each other and a lot more about the many ways to find trouble in The Sunshine State!
Dirty Grandpa will star Efron (17 Again, High School Musical, The Lucky One) and De Niro (The Godfather Part II, Grudge Match, American Hustle) alongside a stand-out supporting cast that so far includes Aubrey Plaza (Parks and Recreation, The to Do List, Welcome to Sweden), Julianne Hough (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Rock of Ages, Burlesque), Zoey Deutch (Switched at Birth, Vampire Academy, The Suite Life on Deck) and Dermot Mulroney (Living In Oblivion, Shameless, The Grey). This wild and crazy comedy will be directed by Dan Mazer (Da Ali G Show) with a screenplay written by newcomer John Phillips and the producers led by Bill Block (District 9, Fury, The Lucky Ones) and Barry Josephson (Enchanted, Life as We Know It, Bones). This feature is sure to have fans of all ages lined up at the box office upon it’s release and promises to be one of the most fantastic audition opportunities of the year.
Auditions for Dirty Grandpa are taking place right now and actors of all types and ages are being sought for a number of different roles. Interested performers can apply today by sending emails to DirtyGAtl@gmail.com. More details for this project will be posted as they become available so stay tuned for all future casting and production information and leave a message below and tell us why you want a chance to audition for Dirty Grandpa starring Robert De Niro and Zac Efron.