The Mortal Instruments novel series has sold millions of copies around the world and has been adapted into one feature film and now the version that audiences have been waiting for is here. ABC Family’s Shadowhunters will be rolling in front of cameras and auditions for roles in this outstanding production are set to take place soon.
Shadowhunters will tell the phenomenal supernatural stories of Clary Fray, an 18 year old who discovers that she comes from a long line of human/angel hybrids who hunt down demons, from the debut novel City of Bones through the most recent City of Heavenly Fire and beyond. The series will follow Clary as she learns more about her power and how to harness it as she battles a host of vampires, werewolves and other creatures of the dark.
Katherine McNamara (R.L. Stine’s Monsterville: The Cabinet of Souls, The Fosters, New Year’s Eve) will lead the series as Clary Fray alongside Dominic Sherwood (Mayday, Take Down, Taylor Swift: Style) in the role and Jace Wayland and they will be backed up by an impressive ensemble of supporting players that includes Maxim Roy (19-2, Heartland, WarGames: The Dead Code), Alberto Rosende (The Swing of Things), Emeraude Toubia (Model Latina), Isaiah Mustafa (Anger Management, Madea’s Big Happy Family, NCIS: Los Angeles), Matthew Daddario (36 Saints, Breathe In, When the Game Stands Tall), Harry Shum, Jr. (Revenge of the Green Dragons, Step Up 2: The Streets, Mortal Kombat) and Alan Van Sprang (The Tudors, Beauty and the Beast, Immortals). The series is produced by a creative team that includes celebrated filmmaker McG (The O.C., Chuck, Terminator Salvation) and Ed Decter (Unforgettable, The Lizzie McGuire Movie, Helix).
The adaptation that fans everywhere have been waiting for is finally here. Shadowhunters is coming and so are many fantastic chances for performers of all ages to be a part of it. Audition announcements for this sure to be hit ABC Family series will be coming very soon and all news and information for them will be posted right here as soon as they are released. Stay tuned for all of the exciting casting details and leave a message in the space below and tell us your thoughts on the show and why you would like to be a part of upcoming auditions for the television adaptation of the Mortal Instruments novels, Shadowhunters.