If you have a child or teen that has always wanted to star in a Disney movie, their chance is here! Disney is holding auditions for speaking roles in their upcoming movie “A Wrinkle in Time”. The story is about children who travel through time and visit strange worlds in order to find their missing scientist father. The movie tells the story of Meg Murray and her little brother Charles Wallace. Their scientist father has been missing for five years from the series’ onset after he discovered a new planet and found a way to wrinkle space and time to get there.
Meg and Charles Wallace are befriended by a trio of astral travelers—Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who, and Mrs. Which—and set off on an interplanetary excursion in search of their father along with Meg’s friend and classmate, Calvin O’Keefe. Ava DuVernay, director of Selma, is set to direct the movie. According to Deadline, an adaptation of the 1963 Newbery Medal-winning Madeleine L’Engle fantasy classic novel that has a script by Oscar-winning Frozen writer and co-director Jennifer Lee.
Disney is looking to fill the roles of a 13 to 15 year old mixed race girl, a 5 to 7 year old mixed race boy and a 15 to 17 year old boy who is African American, Asian or of mixed race.
Open call auditions are being held on Sunday, July 31st and Monday, August 1st at Boston Casting. Auditions will be held from 10:00am to 2:00pm both days. The address is 129 Braintree St. Boston, MA 02134 and the company’s website is www.bostoncasting.com. Anyone attending the auditions should bring a headshot and resume or a photo and your bio. If you fit a role they are looking to fill, you may just attend the audition. Don’t miss out on the chance to be in a lead role in the upcoming Disney movie “A Wrinkle in Time” and apply today!