She wowed audiences with her fabulous turn in the hilarious musical comedy Pitch Perfect and now the multi-talented wonder Anna Kendrick is set to raise her voice once again in the upcoming The Last Five Years. This song filled feature will surely have millions of film fans around the world singing her praises once again and now aspiring singers and actors of all ages will soon have the chance to audition for a number of roles in this musical adaptation. Casting calls for several roles will be going on shortly and interested performers can apply today for their shot at being a part of this fantastic new project.
The Last Five Years is based on the rousing, award winning original work written by Jason Robert Brown. The film will tell the story of the relationship between struggling actress Cathy Hyatt and novelist Jaime Wellerstein. The tale is told separately from both characters perspectives, Cathy’s in reverse chronological order and Jaime’s chronologically, with unforgettable musical numbers featured in both. Academy Award nominee Kendrick (Up In The Air, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World) will star as Cathy and she will be joined by a fine supporting cast that includes Jeremy Jordan (Smash, Joyful Noise, It Could Be Worse), Natalie Knepp (Going the Distance, Under Her Skin, The Good Wife) and Meg Carriero (Person of Interest, Blue Bloods, Royal Pains). This magnificent project will be adapted and directed by none other than Richard LaGravenese, the creative mind behind such hits as The Ref starring Kevin Spacey, The Bridges Of Madison County featuring Oscar winning legend Meryl Streep and the recent sensations Beautiful Creatures Starring Emma Thompson and Behind The Candelabra starring Academy Award winners Michael Douglas and Matt Damon. This feature has all of the elements that scream hit – the only thing missing may just be you. Casting calls for this all new musical will be happening soon and interested performers can submit themselves today by sending emails here firstname.lastname@example.org. More details will follow so stay tuned and leave a comment and tell us why you want to raise your voice as part of the cast of The Last Five Years.