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The following listings are not casting notices but instead reflect the best general information available about current casting assignments. Do your homework and use them wisely. Do not phone or visit casting directors' offices. Unless otherwise instructed, all contact with casting directors should be through the mail. Blind mass mailings are not recommended. An asterisk (*) denotes a changed listing.

FEATURE FILMS

* NEW 25 Hill (Drama). An intense 11-year-old boy whose father died at war overseas befriends a bitter veteran firefighter whose son perished in the tragedy of Sept. 11. Casting: Harriet Greenspan, 5555 Melrose Ave., Hans Dreier Bldg. 106, Hollywood, CA 90038. Shoots early April.

Audrey (Comedy). A young woman in a restaurant gets lost in her own thoughts waiting for a guy to show up for their third date. Casting: Lauren Bass, Bass Casting, 8284 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90046. Shoots end of March.

Bad Teacher (Romantic Comedy). Cameron Diaz stars as a foulmouthed, self-absorbed, gold-digging seventh-grade teacher who sets out to snag a Mr. Nice Guy work colleague after her boyfriend dumps her. Casting: Amy Britt and Anya Colloff, CFB Casting, 846 N. Cahuenga Blvd., Bldg. A, Ste. 105, L.A., CA 90038. Shoots in March.

Battleship (Action). Peter Berg–directed film based on the naval battle board game by Milton Bradley. Casting: Linda Lowy, Linda Lowy Casting, 4151 Prospect Ave., Room 105, Cottages, L.A., CA 90027. Shoots early May 2010.

Big Momma's House 3 (Comedy). Big Momma and her teenage stepson do undercover duty at an all-girls school. Martin Lawrence stars. Casting: Kim Coleman (LA), Kim Coleman Casting, 9021 Melrose Ave., Ste. 209, West Hollywood, CA 90059; Alexa Fogel c/o Beech Hill Films, 330 W. 38th St., New York, NY 10018. (NY). Shoots in mid-April in Georgia.

Christmas Mail (Drama). A musician abandons his dream and gets a job as a mail carrier to care for his niece. Casting: Ricki Maslar Casting, c/o Unconditional Entertainment, 3607 Magnolia Blvd., Ste. 3, Burbank, CA 91505. Shoots in March.

Cruel Logic (Thriller). A serial killer escapes from incarceration and sets out to seek revenge on the therapist who wrongly diagnosed him. Casting: Lindsay Chag, Lindsay Chag Casting, 4313 Bakman Ave., Studio City, CA 91602. Shoots in late April 2010.

Dark Fields (Thriller). Bradley Cooper stars as a loser who gets his hands on a pharmaceutical company's überdrug that makes him smarter and instantly wealthy. But the super benefits come with terrifying side effects. Casting: Douglas Aibel, c/o "Dark Fields" Casting, Vineyard Theater, 108 E. 15th St., New York, NY 10003. Shoots end of March.

Footloose (Musical/Remake). A city kid moves to a conservative town where his love of rock music disrupts the high school and sends the local preacher on a mission to shut him down. Chace Crawford, who played Nate on "Gossip Girl," stars. Written by Neil Meron. Directed by John Hartmere. Casting: Paramount Pictures Features Casting, Gail Levin, Andrew Brown, and Barbara McCarthy, 5555 Melrose Ave., Bob Hope Bldg., Room 206, Hollywood, CA 90038. Shoots in March 2010.

The Gardener (Drama). An illegal immigrant intent on protecting his estranged son from drugs and the gang life buys a used truck and tools to and build a gardening business for the two to cultivate. Directed by Chris Weitz. Casting: Carla Hool, Joseph Middleton, Middleton Casting, 4250 Wilshire Blvd., 3rd fl., L.A., CA 90010. Shoots in mid-March.

* NEW I Am Number Four (Sci-fi). A group of nine alien teenagers, having escaped the destruction of their home planet, are hunted on Earth by hostile forces. Casting: Deborah Aquila. Aquila/Wood Casting, 1680 Vine St., Ste. 806, L.A., CA 90028. Shoots in May.

Joint Body (Drama). Star-crossed lovers live on borrowed time when one of them kills to protect the other. Casting: Emily Schwebber, 1023-1/2 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice, CA 90291. Shoots in April.

* NEW Monte Carlo (Comedy). A young woman and her two friends on vacation in Paris are mistaken for wealthy young socialites and find themselves loving all the perks that go along with it until an extraordinarily expensive necklace goes missing and threatens to expose their façade. Casting: Tricia Wood, Aquila/Wood Casting, 1680 Vine St., Ste. 806, L.A., CA 90028. Shoots in late April.

Pretend Wife (aka Holiday in Hawaii, Comedy). A man's girlfriend forces his 5hand when, after telling her he's married with a family in order to avoid a real commitment with her, she wants to meet the wife and kids to prove he's telling the truth. Stars Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston. Casting: Roger Mussenden and Jeremy Rich, c/o CSA, 606 N. Larchmont Blvd., Ste. 4B, L.A., CA 90004. Shoots in March.

Shunji Iwai Project (Thriller) A popular biology teacher who believes he is a vampire, searches for his next, and maybe last, victim. Shunji Iwai directs. Casting: Brad Gilmore, Brad Gilmore Casting, 7805 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 200, L.A., CA 90046. Shoots in June.

True Grit (Western/Remake). A feisty 14-year-old girl sets out to find the man who killed her father and hires a one-eyed, whiskey-chugging, fast-shooting curmudgeon of a marshal to help her out. Directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. Casting: Rachel Tenner, c/o Paramount Pictures, 5555 Melrose Ave., Schulberg Bldg., Rm. 112, Los Angeles, CA 90038. Shoots March 2010.

Yellow Submarine Remake (aka Untitled Fab Four Project, Animated). Robert Zemeckis directs the CGI retelling of the Beatles original about four young British blokes recruited to defend a land that's been overtaken by horribly mean creatures. Cary Elwes, Dean Lennox, Peter Serafinowicz, and Adam Campbell are set to star. Casting: Victoria Burrows and Scot Boland, Burrows/Boland Casting, c/o 12641 Beatrice St., L.A., CA 90066. Shoots in late September.

TV PILOTS

187 Detroit (Drama, ABC). A documentary film crew follows the homicide department in the murder capital of the U.S.: Detroit. Casting: Sherry Thomas and Sharon Bialy, Bialy/Thomas, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Bldg. 310, 1st fl., Ste. B,

L.A. Shoots in mid-March in Atlanta.

Chase (Drama, NBC). A U.S. marshal, Annie Frost, committed to tracking down and capturing the most violent fugitive criminals, searches across the U.S. and Mexico to bring them to justice. Casting: Ronna Kress Casting, 333 S. Beverly Drive, Ste. 109, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Shoots in March.

Covert Affairs (Drama, USA). A broken-hearted linguist trains to become a CIA operative, then is pulled for a secret assignment. Casting: Steven O'Neill, Covert Affairs casting, 100 Universal City Plaza, Bldg. 1440, 14th fl., Universal City, CA 91608. Shoots in April in Canada.   

Criminal Minds Spinoff (Drama, CBS). Set to air as an episode on the original series, the spinoff centers on a new team of FBI investigators in a different locale. Casting: April Webster, April Webster Casting, Quixote Studios, 4585 Electronics Place, L.A., CA 90039.

Dana Gould Project (Comedy). A married couple with two young daughters have their complicated life made more complicated when a relative unexpectedly comes to live with them. Casting: Deborah Barylski, Barylski/Wright Casting, Warner Bros. Ranch, 411 N. Hollywood Way, Bldg. 29R, Burbank, CA 91505. Shoots in March.

Death Valley (Dark Comedy). Cable pilot about the adventures of a team of cops that polices monsters and crimes of the undead. Casting: Kelly Wagner Casting, 6338 Wilshire Blvd., L.A., CA 90048. Shoots early March. 

The Event (Drama/Sci-fi, NBC). Several people from different walks of life are unexpectedly brought together at once by a mysterious and extraordinary event. Casting: Jason La Padura and Natalie Hart, La Padura and Hart Casting, 1438 N. Gower, Box 41, L.A., CA 90028. Shoots in March.

The Freshmen (Drama, ABC). Three congressional freshmen descend on Washington, D.C. Casting: Debby Romano and Brett Benner, Romano/Benner Casting, attn: "Freshmen Casting," c/o C.S.A., 606 N. Larchmont Blvd., Ste. 4B, Los Angeles, CA 90004. Shoots in March. 

Friends With Benefits (Comedy, NBC). A tight-knit group of 20-somethings settle for 'friends with benefits' until their Ms. or Mr. Right comes along. Casting: Lisa Beach, Sarah Katzman, and Beth Lipari (casting associate), c/o Twentieth Century Fox Television, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Bldg. 103, L.A., CA 90064. Shoots in March.

The Gates (Drama, ABC). A cop gives up the big-city life to become chief of police in a peaceful, planned suburban community but soon finds out there's much more stirring beneath the surface. Casting: Deborah Aquila and Tricia Wood, Aquila/Wood Casting, 1680 Vine St., Ste. 806, L.A., CA 90028. Shoots in late March.

Generation Y (Drama, ABC). Quasi documentary-style series about a group of 20-somethings living in Austin, Texas. Casting: David Rapaport, c/o Raleigh Studios Manhattan Beach, 1600 Rosecrans Ave., Pointbreak Bldg. 6B, Rm. 8, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266. Shoots in March.

Hawaii Five-O Pilot (Action, CBS). Remake of the classic 1960s series. When Naval Lt. Commander Steve McGarrett's father is kidnapped and subsequently murdered by a drug- and human-trafficking kingpin, he sets out to exact revenge. Casting: Lisa Beach and Sarah Katzman, c/o Casting Society of America, 606 N. Larchmont, Ste. 311, L.A., CA 90004. Shoots in mid-March.

How to Be a Better American (Comedy). An inspired dad thinks it's time to become a better individual and drags his reluctant family along on his self-improvement train. Casting: Brett Greenstein and Collin Daniel, 6671 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 1527, L.A., CA 90028. Shoots in mid-March.

Huge (Comedy, ABC Family). Two overweight teens find friendship at a wellness summer camp. Based on the book by Sasha Paley. Casting: Barbara Stordahl and Angela Terry, Stordahl/Terry Casting, 5504 Sepulveda Blvd., Culver City, CA 90230. Shoots late March.

It Takes a Village (Comedy, ABC). A young man readjusts to family life with his divorced parents' new significant others: his mom's new husband and his dad's new boyfriend, who just happen to live across the street from each other. Casting: Laura Adler and Jill Anthony Thomas, c/o C.S.A., 606 N. Larchmont, Ste. 4B, L.A., CA 90004, attn: "It Takes a Village." Shoots in late March.

John Wells Medical Project (Drama, CBS). A team of volunteer doctors bring a hospital on wheels to those in dire need of medical care. Casting: John Frank Levey, c/o John Wells Productions, 4000 Warner Blvd., Bldg. One, Burbank, CA 91522. Shoots in March.

* NEW Kindreds (Drama, NBC). An unconventional lawyer rounds up a group of misfit attorneys to create an unusual law firm. David E. Kelley's newest series. Casting: Nikki Valko, Valko/Miller Casting, 3500 W. Olive Ave., Ste. 780, Burbank, CA 91505. Shoots in March.

Luck (Drama, HBO). A man recently released from prison returns to the racetrack world he came from to get even with the chumps who set him up and put him away. Casting: Bonnie Timmermann, c/o Forward Pass, 12233 W. Olympic Blvd., Ste. 340, L.A., CA 90064. Shoots in March.

Matadors (Drama, ABC). Two powerful legal families in Chicago face off against each other in their everyday lives. Casting Donna Rosenstein, c/o Matadors Casting, 800 S. Main St., Ste. 202, Burbank, CA 91506. Shoots in March.

Mike and Molly (Comedy). An overweight couple struggle with life, love, and overeating. Produced by Chuck Lorre. Casting: Nikki Valko and Ken Miller, Valko/Miller Casting, 3500 W. Olive Ave., Ste. 780, Burbank, CA 91505. Shoots in April.

Nathan vs. Nurture (Comedy, NBC). A successful but standoffish heart surgeon tracks down his birth family and is soon overwhelmed by multiple siblings and way too much attention. Casting: Bonnie Zane and Gayle Pillsbury, Zane/Pillsbury Casting, 585 N. Larchmont Blvd., L.A., CA 90004. Shoots in mid-March.

Off the Map (Drama, ABC). New Shonda Rhimes project starring Martin Henderson and Enrique Murciano as two of a trio of doctors that join a medical clinic in the rainforest partly to do the right thing and partly to get away from their messy lives back in the States. Casting: Linda Lowy Casting, 4151 Prospect Ave., Cottages Rm. 105, L.A., CA 90027. Shoots in March.

The Pink House (Comedy, NBC). Two Midwesterners move to the sun and fun of Los Angeles and find their perfect pad at the beach, only to learn the perfect jobs they were hoping to land don't exist in the current economic climate. Casting: Sheila Guthrie, 100 Universal City Plaza, Trailer 61169, Universal City, CA 91608. Shoots in mid-March.

* NEW Pleading Guilty (aka Mac) (Drama). A former tough-guy cop becomes a partner at a prestigious Chicago law firm. Casting: Rick Millikan, Rick Millikan casting, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Bldg. 71, L.A., CA 90035. Shoots late March.

Ride-Along (Drama, Fox). A male cop and a newly appointed female police superintendent work together to clean up flagrant corruption in the ranks and in local government. Casting: Aquila/Wood Casting, 1680 Vine St., Ste. 806, L.A., CA 90028. Shoots in mid-March.

Rough Justice (Drama). A conservative Supreme Court justice, who likes the ladies as much as a good right-wing ruling, makes a life-changing decision when his left-leaning father unexpectedly dies in a car crash. Casting: Joseph Middleton, Joseph Middleton Casting, 4250 Wilshire Blvd., 3rd fl., L.A., CA 90010. Shoots in March in Washington, D.C.

Scoundrels (Comedy, ABC). When the patriarch of a family of thieves and petty con artists gets busted and goes to prison, the matriarch announces its time for the rest of the family to switch gears and live on the up-and-up. Casting: Liz Dean, Ulrich, Dawson, Kritzer, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village, CA 91607. Shoots in March. 

Traffic Light (Comedy, Fox). Based on the Israeli series "Ramzor." Three buddies navigate the sometimes-turbulent waters of male-female relationships. Casting: Jeanne McCarthy and Nicole Abellera, Jeanne McCarthy Casting, 1750 Ocean Park Blvd., Ste. 208, Santa Monica, CA 90405. Shoots in March.

True Love (Comedy, CBS). Two relationship cynics try to bring a pair of hopeless romantics together. Casting: Anya Colloff and Amy McIntyre Britt, CFB Casting, 846 N. Cahuenga Blvd., Bldg. A, Ste. 105, L.A., CA 90038. Shoots in March.

True Blue (Drama, ABC). Best friends who drifted apart reunite to solve the murder of another member of their group. Casting: Susan Edelman, Susan Edelman Casting, 13273 Ventura Blvd., Ste. 210, Studio City, CA 91604. Shoots early March.

Uncle Nigel (Comedy/Crime, TNT). A good-guy Philadelphia cop works with his ne'er-do-well nephew. Casting: Gary Zuckerbrod, c/o TNT, 3500 W. Olive Ave., 15th fl., Burbank, CA 91505. Shoots in March.

Undercovers (Drama/Action). J.J. Abrams' new series about a married couple who work together as spies. Produced by Abrams and Josh Reims. Casting: April Webster, April Webster and Assocs., 800 S. Main St., 2nd fl., Burbank, CA 91506. Shoots in early 2010.

* NEW The Wyoming Project (Drama, CW). A young man acting more like his siblings' parent than brother after the death of their parents reaches out for help from an estranged brother when the ranch the family is living on falls on hard times. Casting: Jeanie Bacharach, Bacharach/O'Neill Casting, 800 S. Main St., Rm. 244, Burbank CA 91506. Shoots in late March.

MOWs/MINISERIES

Revenge of the Bridesmaids (Comedy, ABC Family). A struggling actor and her novelist best friend return home committed to sabotaging the wedding of another friend's ex-fiancé and his backstabbing bride-to-be. Casting: Molly Lopata, 13731 Ventura Blvd., Ste. A, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423. Shoots in April.

NEW TV SERIES

100 Questions (Comedy, NBC). An online dating service quiz becomes a journey of self-discovery for the perpetually single Charlotte Payne. Created by Christopher Moynihan. Casting: Greenstein/Daniel Casting, 6671 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 1527, L.A., CA 90028. Premiere: March 2010.

Accidentally on Purpose (Comedy, CBS). Billie's carefree one-night stand turns into something more permanent when she finds out she's pregnant and has the one-nighter, Zack, a charming man-boy, temporarily move in with her to help out. Jenna Elfman stars. Casting: Lisa Miller Katz, c/o Lisa Miller Katz Casting, 4024 Radford Ave., Studio City, CA 91604. Premiered: Sept. 21.

Big Time Rush! (Comedy/Musical, Nickelodeon). Four good buddies win an "American Idol"–type singing competition that changes their lives. Produced by Scott Fellows. Casting: Geralyn Flood, c/o "Big Time Rush," 5555 Melrose Ave., Lombard #101, L.A., CA 90038. Shoots in December.

Boardwalk Empire (NY)(Drama). Period drama about the rise of Atlantic City and the related buildup of organized crime. Produced by Martin Scorsese and Tim Van Patten. Steve Buscemi stars. Casting: Boardwalk Casting, 330 W. 38th St., Ste. 710, New York, NY 10018. Premiere: TBA.

The Bridge (Drama, ABC). Frank Leo, a tough and dedicated police officer recently voted the police union's dynamic new leader, battles criminals on the street and corruption in his own ranks, including among his bosses. Casting:  Larissa Mair, Jigsaw Casting, 60 Sumach St., Toronto, ON M5A 3JT. Premiere: TBA.

Brothers (Comedy, Fox). A former NFL hotshot discovers it's tougher to go back home than one would think. Michael Strahan stars. Casting: Susan Vash, "Brothers", c/o Sony Pictures Television, 10202 W. Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232. Premiered: Sep. 25.

Caprica (Science fiction, Syfy). This prequel to "Battlestar Galactica" takes place 50 years earlier and follows the evolution of the Cylons when the colonies were at peace. Told from the perspective of two families, the Graystones and the Adamas, the series explores themes of corporate control, politics, and the impact of emerging technologies. Esai Morales and Eric Stoltz star. Casting: Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer Casting, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village, CA 91607. Premiered: Jan. 22.

Community (Comedy). "The Soup" host Joel McHale stars as Jeff Crocker, a smooth-talking lawyer who is forced to return to community college when his undergrad degree is revoked. Out of sheer survival, he pairs up with a misfit study group headed by Chevy Chase. Casting: Dava Waite Peaslee Casting, c/o Paramount Studios, 5555 Melrose Ave., N. Gower Mill Bldg., Rm. 117, L.A., CA 90038. Premiered: Sept. 17.

Cougar Town (Comedy, CBS). A 40-something divorcée with a 17-year-old son boldly goes where few in her small Florida town have gone before when she jumps back into the dating scene. Courteney Cox stars. Casting: Debby Romano and Brett Benner, 12629 Riverside Drive, 3rd fl., Valley Village, CA 91607. Premiered: Sept. 23.

Day One (Sci-fi, NBC). In the aftermath of the global devastation of the world's infrastructures, a small group of surviving neighbors in a Van Nuys, Calif., apartment complex works to rebuild society and solve the question of what happened in the first place. Casting: Sari Knight and Amanda Sherman, Sherman/Knight Casting, c/o Casting Society of America, 606 N. Larchmont Blvd., Ste. 4B, L.A., CA 90004. Premiere: TBA.

The Deep End (Drama, ABC). Four law-school grads, all "the best and the brightest," join the prestigious law firm of Sterling, Huddle, Oppenhimer & Craft only to realize it's a lot more cutthroat and corrupt than they imagined. Midseason replacement. Casting: Libby Goldstein, The Lot, 1041 N. Formosa, Formosa Bldg., Ste. 94, L.A., CA 90046. Premiered: Jan. 21.

Failure to Fly (NY) (Dramedy, Starz). A group of people contemplate taking their own lives. Written by Eric Schaeffer and Jill Franklyn. Casting: Kerry Barden and Paul Schnee, Barden/Schnee Casting, 150 W. 28th St., Ste. 402, New York, NY 10001. Premiere: TBA.

Flash Forward (Drama, ABC). A mysterious global event causes everyone to black out simultaneously for two minutes and 17 seconds. Slowly some of them remember they hadn't blacked out at all—but shot six months into the future to see a sliver of what was to come. Joseph Fiennes stars. Casting: Wendy O'Brien, Wendy O'Brien Casting, 2233 Barry Ave., 2nd fl., L.A., CA 90064. Premiered: Sept. 24.

The Forgotten (Drama/Crime, ABC). A group of dedicated amateur detectives, the members of the all-volunteer Identity Network, attempt to reconstruct the pieces of nameless victims' lives from what little evidence is left behind. Casting: April Webster, April Webster & Associates, 800 Main St., Ste. 251, Burbank, CA 91506. Premiered: Sept. 22.

Gigantic (Dramedy, Nickelodeon). The privileged daughter of two Hollywood stars returns to Los Angeles after a two-year film shoot over seas with her parents to find everything and everyone she knew has changed, and left her behind in the process. Written and produced by Marti Noxon. Actress Mariel Hemingway's daughter Dree stars. Casting: Scott Genkinger and Deborah George, Junie Lowry-Johnson Casting, 100 Universal City Plaza, Bungalow 5165, Universal City, CA 91608. Premiere: TBA.

Good Luck Charlie (Teen, Disney). Two teens are left in charge of their younger sister when their parents have to go back to work. Bridgit Mendler stars. Casting: Sally Stiner and Barbie Block, c/o Sunset Bronson Studios, 5800 W. Sunset Blvd., Bldg. 10, 1st fl., L.A., CA 90028. Premiere: TBA.

The Good Wife (NY) (Drama, CBS). Julianna Margulies stars as a wife and mother who must take full responsibility for her family when her politician husband lands in jail after a very public sex and corruption scandal. Casting: Mark Saks, L.A. Center Studios, 1201 W. Fifth St., Ste. M-160, L.A., CA 90017. Premiered: Sept. 22. 

Happy Town (Crime/Drama, ABC). In Haplin, Minnesota, buried secrets come to light when the peace is shattered by the town's first crime in years. Casting: Donna Rosenstein, 800 S. Main St., Ste. 202, Burbank, CA 91506. Premiere: TBA.

Hard Times (Comedy). Coming-of-age series about a geeky high school teen who becomes infamous when his unique anatomical gift is exposed. Paul Iacono stars. Casting: David Rapaport, "Hard Times Casting," c/o MTV Networks, 2600 Colorado Ave., Room 32, Santa Monica, CA 90404.

Human Target (Drama, Fox). Security expert Christopher Chance fully integrates himself into his clients' lives to protect them. Mark Valley and Jackie Earle Haley star. Casting: Patrick Rush, 3808 W. Riverside Drive, Ste. 201, Burbank, CA 81505. Premiered: Jan. 17.

Justified (Drama). A U.S. marshal struggles to reach a balance between work and family, a task complicated by the emergence of an old time friend of his father's with questionable motives. Timothy Olyphant stars. Written by Wendy Calhoun. Casting: Cami Patton, Cami Patton Casting, 4640 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91602.

Life Unexpected (Drama, CW). Fed up with bouncing from one foster family to another, a 15-year-old makes the decision to become an emancipated minor and unexpectedly finds her biological father and her celebrity mother in the process. Brittany Robertson stars. Casting: Robin Lippin, c/o CSA, 606 N. Larchmont, Ste. 4B, L.A., CA 90004. Premiered: Jan. 18.  

Make It or Break It (ABC Family). A group of teen Olympic gymnastics hopefuls train and prepare for their day in the spotlight. Casting: Dan Shaner and Michael Testa, c/o Shaner/Testa Casting, 4000 Warner Blvd., Bldg. 261, Burbank, CA 91522. Premiered: July 6.

Melrose Place (Drama, CW). Contemporary remake of the classic Aaron Spelling series about people living in a hipster apartment complex on Melrose Ave. Katie Cassidy stars. Original series stars Laura Leighton and Thomas Calabro return as Sydney Andrews and Dr. Michael Mancini, respectively. Casting: Brett Greenstein, Greenstein/Daniel Casting, 6671 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 1527, L.A., CA 90028. Premiered: Sept. 8.

Men of a Certain Age (Comedy). Hourlong comedy about a trio of 40-something former college buddies going through their respective midlife crises. Ray Romano, Andre Braugher, Scott Bakula, and Matt Price star. Casting: Wendy O'Brien, Wendy O'Brien Casting, 2233 Barry Ave., 2nd. fl. L.A., CA 90064. Shoots in late September. Premiered: Dec. 7.

Mercy (Drama, NBC). The story of three Mercy Hospital nurses and their loves, lives, and losses. Written by Liz Heldens. Casting: Suzanne Smith Crowley, c/o Chrystie Street Casting, 55 Chrystie St., Ste. 501, New York, NY 10002. Premiered: Sept. 23.

Miami Medical (aka Bruckheimer Medical Drama) (Drama/Action, CBS). This Jerry Bruckheimer project focuses on a trauma team that saves lives in the sun and sometimes fun of Miami. Directed by Paul McCrane. Casting: Elizabeth Barnes, "Miami Trauma Casting," c/o Warner Bros. Studios, 4000 Warner Blvd., Bldg. 36, Rm. 13, Burbank, CA 91522. Premiere: TBA.

The Middle (Comedy, ABC). Patricia Heaton stars as Frankie Heck—the middle-class, middle-aged, middle-of-the-country wife, mother of three, and car salesman at the No. 1 used-car dealership in Jasper, Ind. Life may not be glamorous or showy for Frankie, but she's at home in the place where family comes first and folks do whatever it takes to keep that family together. Casting: Deborah Barylski, c/o 4000 Warner Blvd., Bldg. 136, Rm. 226, Burbank, CA 91522. Premiered: Sep. 30.

Modern Family (Comedy, ABC). An international filmmaker documents the lives of three families: one with a stay-at-home dad, another in which a gay couple experience first-time fatherhood with the adoption of a Vietnamese child, and the third in which a 60-year-old man becomes an instant dad when he marries a 30-something Latina mother. Casting: Jeff Greenburg & Associates, 5555 Melrose Ave., Marx Bros. Bldg., #102, L.A., CA 90028. Premiered: Sep. 23.

NCIS: Los Angeles (Drama, CBS). Procedural drama about the high-stakes world of the Office of Special Projects, a division of NCIS charged with apprehending dangerous and elusive criminals that pose a threat to the nation's security. Casting: Susan Bluestein Casting, c/o Paramount Studios, 5555 Melrose Ave., Bldg. 213, Ste. 210, L.A., CA 90038, Premiered: Sept. 22.

Parenthood (Comedy, NBC). The everyday lives of members of different branches of the same family and the challenges of parenting in an era characterized by cell phones, MP3 players, and social networking. Casting: Cami Patton/Jennifer Lare, 4640 Lankershim Blvd., Ste. 511, North Hollywood, CA 91602. Premiere: March 2.

Past Life (Supernatural). A pair of past-life detectives investigate if what is happening to a victim or perpetrator today is the result of who they were before in a past life. Kelli Giddish and Nicholas Bishop star. Casting: Cami Patton, 6464 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 707, L.A., CA 90028. Premiere: February 2010.

Persons Unknown (Drama, NBC) A group of strangers wake up in a small ghost town with no memory of arriving and soon discover not only that they can't leave but that their every move is being recorded by security cameras. Written by Linda McGibney. Directed by "Star Trek" alum Jonathan Frakes. Casting: Junie Lowry Johnson and Libby Goldstein, Lowry-Johnson Casting, 100 Universal City Plaza, Bungalow 5165, Universal City, CA 91608. Premiere: TBA.

Rubicon (Drama, AMC). A think-tank analyst comes to the realization that his colleagues are not who he thought they were and may be a part of a covert organization secretly manipulating world politics and affairs. James Badge Dale stars. Casting: Avy Kaufman Casting, 180 Varick St., 16th fl., New York, NY 10014. Premiere: TBA.

Sons of Tucson (Comedy). Three well-off children hire a hustler to pretend to be their father, while their real dad does time in a white-collar prison. Directed by Todd Holland. Casting: Nikki Valko, Valko/Miller Casting, 3500 W. Olive Ave., Ste. 780, Burbank, CA 91505. Premiere: March 2010.

Spartacus: Blood and Sand (Drama, Starz). Historical series set in ancient Rome follows the rebel-slave and gladiator Spartacus. Casting: Lauren Bass, Bass Casting, 8284 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90046. Premiered: Jan. 22.

SGU: Stargate Universe (Sci-fi, SyFy Channel). After their hidden base is attacked, a group of stranded space explorers board a crewless ship with a preprogrammed mission to travel to the farthest reaches of the universe. Casting: Paul Weber and Jennifer Lurey (casting associate), Weber & Associates, 10250 Constellation Blvd., Ste. 2060, L.A., CA 90067. Premiered: Oct. 2.

Victorious (Comedy/Musical/Teen, Nickelodeon). Fifteen-year-old Tori Vega takes on the traumas, wins, disasters, and loves at her new school: Hollywood High School for the Performing Arts. Series features original music. Produced by Evan Katz and Howard Gordon. Casting: Debi Manwiller and Peggy Kennedy, Pagano/Manwiller Casting, 2115 Third St., Santa Monica, CA 90405. Premiere: TBA.

White Collar (Drama/Action, USA). After his release from prison, all a former con wants is to get back together with his girlfriend, but he finds himself coerced into helping the FBI hook other con men. Directed by Dennie Gordon. Written by Jeff Eastin and Clifton Campbell. Casting: Julie Tucker and Ross Meyerson, Julie Tucker Casting, 568 Broadway, Ste. 301, New York, NY 10012. Premiered: Oct. 23.

Zeke and Luther (Teen, Disney). Two best friends wheel their way to the top of the skateboarding world. Produced by Matt Dearborn and Tom Burkhar. Casting: Sally Steiner and Barbie Block, Stiner/Block Casting, 1040 N. Las Palmas, Bldg. 2, 1st Floor, L.A., CA. Premiered: June 22.

TV SERIES

10 Things I Hate About You Greenstein/Daniel Casting, 6671 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 1527, L.A., CA 90028. 90210 Kroeger/Rapaport Casting, 5670 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 1365, L.A., CA 90036. 24 Debi Manwiller and Peggy Kennedy, Pagano/Manwiller Casting, 21050 Lassen St., Chatsworth, CA 91311. All My Children (LA) Judy Blye Wilson, c/o All My Children Attn: Judy Blye Wilson 4151 Prospect Ave., L.A., CA 90027. American Dad Linda Lamontagne, 5700 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 325, L.A., CA 90035. Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? Matt Vener, Mark Burnett Productions, 640 N. Sepulveda Blvd., L.A., CA 90049. Better Off Ted Thomas/Adler Casting L.A. Center Studios, 1201 W. Fifth St., Ste. F-140, L.A., CA 90017. Big Bang Theory Valko/Miller Casting, 3500 W. Olive Ave., Ste. 780, Burbank, CA 91505. Big Love Junie Lowry Johnson/Libby Goldstein, The Lot, 1041 N. Formosa Ave., Formosa Bldg., Rm. 94, L.A., CA 90046. The Bold and the Beautiful Christy Dooley, CBS, 7800 Beverly Blvd., Ste. 3371, L.A., CA 90036. Bones Rick Millikan Casting, 20th Century Fox, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Bldg. 71, L.A., CA 90035. Breaking Bad Bialy/Thomas Casting, 3151 Cahuenga Blvd. West, #200, L.A., CA 90068. Brothers & Sisters Jeanie Bacharach, 411 N. Hollywood Way, Bldg. 254R, Burbank, CA 91505. Burn Notice FMW Casting, 6767 Forest Lawn Drive, Ste. 100, L.A., CA 90068. Californication Felicia Fasano Casting, 8621 Hayden Place, Culver City, CA 90232. Castle Donna Rosenstein, 800 S. Main St., Ste. 202, Burbank, CA 91506. Chuck Patrick Rush Casting, 3808 W. Riverside Dr., Ste. 201, Burbank, CA 91505. The Cleaner Megan Branman Casting, CBS Studio Center, 4020 Radford Ave., Editorial 2, Rm. 2, Studio City, CA 91604. The Closer Bruce H. Newberg Casting, 606 N. Larchmont Blvd., #311, L.A., CA 90004. Cold Case Shaner/Testa Casting, c/o Cold Case Casting, Warner Bros. Studios, 4000 Warner Blvd., Bldg. 261, Burbank, CA 91522. Crash Irene Cagen, c/o Crash Productions, 8671 Wilshire Blvd., 4th fl., L.A., CA 90211. Criminal Minds, April Webster Casting, Quixote Studios, 4585 Electronics Place, L.A., CA 90039. CSI Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer Casting, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village, CA 91607. CSI: Miami Nan Dutton Casting, 16161 Ventura Blvd., Ste. 212, Encino, CA 91436. CSI: NY Jennifer Cooper, FMW, CBS Radford Studios, 4024 Radford Ave., Bldg. 1, Ste. 100, Studio City, CA 91604. Dark Blue April Webster and Veronica Rooney, 800 S. Main St., Ste. 309, Burbank, CA 91506.

Days of Our Lives Marnie Saitta, The Pinnacle Bldg., 3400 W. Olive Ave., #315, Burbank, CA 91505. Desperate Housewives Junie Lowry Johnson/Scott Genkinger, Universal Studios, 100 Universal City Plaza, Bungalow 5165, Universal City, CA 91608. Dexter Shawn Dawson, Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village, CA 91607. Drop Dead Diva Carol Kritzer, Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village, CA 91607. Eastbound and Down Craig Fincannon, Fincannon and Associates, 1235 N. 23rd St., Wilmington, NC 28405; Juel Bestrop, Bestrop and Yanklewitz Casting, 11336 Camarillo St., Ste. 301, Toluca Lake, CA 91602.

Family Guy Linda Lamontagne, 5700 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 325, L.A., CA 90036. Friday Night Lights Linda Lowy/John Brace, 4151 Prospect Ave., Cottages, Rm. 105, L.A., CA 90027. Fringe April Webster and Associates, 800 S. Main St., Ste. 309, Burbank, CA 91506. Gary Unmarried Zane/Pillsbury Casting, 585 N. Larchmont Blvd., L.A., CA 90004. General Hospital Mark Teschner, ABC, The Prospect Studios, 4151 Prospect Ave., Stage 4, 5th Fl., L.A., CA 90027. Ghost Whisperer, Donna Rosenstein, 100 Universal City Plaza, Bldg. 5225, Rm. 135, Universal City, CA 91608. Glee Robert Ulrich, Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer Casting, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village 91607. Gossip Girl (NY) Bowling/Miscia Casting. 349 Broadway, 3rd fl., New York, NY 10013. Greek Ross/Silverberg Casting, CBS Radford, 4024 Radford Ave., Bungalow 7, Studio City, CA 91604. Grey's Anatomy Linda Lowy/John Brace, 4151 Prospect Ave. Cottages, Rm. 105, L.A., CA 90027. Hawthorne Megan Branman and Dylann Brander, Branman/Brander Casting, 333 N. Prairie Ave., Inglewood, CA 90301.

Heroes La Padura & Hart Casting, 100 Universal City Plaza, MT 6149, Universal City, CA 91608. How I Met Your Mother Ross/Silverberg Casting, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Bldg. 104, 2nd Fl., L.A., CA 90035. House Amy Lippens Casting, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Bldg. 1, Rm. 136, L.A., CA 90035. i-Carly Krisha Bullock, CSA, c/o Nick On Sunset/Episodic, 6230 Sunset Blvd., L.A., CA 90028. In Plain Sight, Koczara/Shevchenko Casting, 1438 N. Gower, Bldg. 42, Hollywood, CA 90028. It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Wendy O'Brien, 2233 Barry Ave., 2nd Fl., L.A., CA 90064. Jimmy Kimmel Live! Caroline Liem, 6837 Hollywood Blvd., 6th Fl., Hollywood, CA 90028. King of the Hill Mossberg/Anthony Casting, 4024 Radford Ave., Trailer 800, Studio City, CA 91604. Law & Order (NY) Lynn Kressel Casting, Pier 62, Rm. 304, W. 23rd St. and Hudson River, New York, NY 10011. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (NY) Lynn Kressel Casting, Pier 62, Rm. 304, West 23rd Street and Hudson River, New York, NY 10011 (starts in mid-October). Law & Order: SVU (NY) Jonathan Strauss, Lynn Kressel Casting, Pier 62, Rm. 304, W. 23rd St. and Hudson River, New York, NY 10011. Legend of the Seeker Wendy O'Brien Casting, 2233 Barry Ave., 2nd fl., L.A., CA 90064. Leverage April Webster/Scott David, Quixote Studios, 4585 Electronics Place, L.A., CA 90039. Lewis Black's Root of All Evil Ted Hann Casting, 1040 N. Las Palmas Ave., Bldg. 9 East, L.A., CA 90038. Lie to Me Sharon Bialy & Sherry Thomas, Bialy/Thomas Casting, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Bldg. 310, 1st Fl. Ste. B, L.A., CA 90035. Little Britain USA Jeanne McCarthy/Nicole Abellera, 12340 Santa Monica Blvd., Ste. 233, L.A., CA 90025. Lost April Webster/Veronica C. Rooney, 800 S. Main St., #309, Burbank, CA 91506. Mad Men Schiff/Audino Casting, L.A. Center Studios, 450 S. Bixel, Ste. M-230, L.A., CA 90017. Medium Mark Saks, L.A. Center Studios, 1201 W. Fifth St., Ste. M-160, L.A., CA 90017. The Mentalist  Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer Casting, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village, CA 91607. My Boys Tracy Lilienfield, 4024 Radford Ave., Editorial 1, #205, Studio City, CA 91604. NCIS Susan Bluestein Casting, c/o Paramount Studios, 5555 Melrose Ave., Bldg. 213, Ste. 210, L.A., CA 90038. NCIS: Los Angeles Susan Bluestein Casting, c/o Paramount Studios, 5555 Melrose Ave., Bldg. 213, Ste. 210, L.A., CA 90038. New Adventures of Old Christine Katherine Eckert, 4000 Warner Blvd., Bldg. 136, Ste. 127, Burbank, CA 91522. Night Shift Mark Teschner, General Hospital Casting, 4151 Prospect Ave., Stage 4, 5th Floor, L.A., CA 90027. Nip/Tuck Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer Casting, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village, CA 91607. Numbers Mark Saks, L.A. Center Studios, 1201 W. Fifth St., Ste. M-160, L.A., CA 90017. The Office Allison Jones, 1438 N. Gower St., Mailbox 3, L.A., CA 90028. One Life to Live(NY) Julie Madison (casting director) and Victoria Visgilio (casting associate) c/o ABC-TV, 56 W. 66th Street, New York, NY 10023.  One Tree Hill Romano/Benner Casting, 12655 Riverside Dr., Valley Village, CA 91607. Parks and Recreation Dorian Frankel c/o "Parks and Recreation Casting" Universal Media Studios, 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608. Party Down Anya Colloff, CFB Casting, 5555 Melrose Ave., Dreier Bldg., Rm. 110, L.A., CA 90038. Private Practice Linda Lowy/John Brace, 4151 Prospect Ave., Cottages, Rm. 105, L.A., CA 90027. Psych Julie Ashton Casting, 6715 Hollywood Blvd., Ste. 203, Hollywood, CA 90028. Rita Rocks Greenstein/Daniel Casting, 6671 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 1527, L.A., CA 90028. Royal Pains (NY) Bonnie Finnegan and Steven Jacobs, Finnegan/Jacobs Casting, c/o Actors Alliance, 330 W. 38th St., Room 507, New York, NY 10018. Rules of Engagement Leslie Litt Casting, Sony, 10202 W. Washington Blvd., Barrymore Bldg., Rm. 100H, Culver City, CA 90232. Saving Grace Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer Casting, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village, CA 91607. Scrubs Romano/Benner Casting, 12655 Riverside Dr., Valley Village, CA 91607. The Secret Life of the American Teenager Valko/Miller Casting, 3500 W. Olive Ave., Ste. 780, Burbank, CA 91505. Shark Tank Mark Burnett Productions, 640 N. Sepulveda Blvd., L.A., CA 90049, attn: "Shark Tank" Casting. The Simpsons Bonita Pietila, c/o 20th Century Fox Studios, 10201 W. Pico Blvd., Trailer 730, L.A., CA 90035. Smallville Deedee Bradley Casting, 6767 Forest Lawn Dr., Ste. 100, L.A., CA 90068. Sonny With a Chance Sheryl Levine Casting, 3000 W. Alameda Ave., Studio 11, Ste. 2700, Burbank, CA 91523. Sons of Anarchy Wendy O'Brien Casting, 2233 Barry Ave., 2nd Fl., L.A., CA 90064. Southland John Levey, c/o John Wells Productions, 4000 Warner Blvd., Bldg. 1, Burbank, CA 91522. The Suite Life on Deck Brice/Gergely Casting, Hollywood Center Studios, 1040 N. Las Palmas, Bldg. 33, 3rd Fl., L.A., CA 90038. Supernatural Robert J. Ulrich, Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer Casting, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., #301, Valley Village, CA 91607. True Blood Junie Lowry Johnson/Libby Goldstein, The Lot, 1041 N. Formosa Ave., Rm. 94, L.A., CA 90046. Two and a Half Men Nikki Valko/Ken Miller, 3500 W. Olive, Ste. 780, Burbank, CA 91505. Tyler Perry's House of Payne Ulrich/Dawson/Kritzer Casting, 4705 Laurel Canyon Blvd., Ste. 301, Valley Village, CA 91607. Ugly Betty (NY) Geoffrey Soffer, Silvercup Studios East, Stage C, 34-92 Starr Ave., 2nd fl. Studio, Long Island City, NY 11101. Unfabulous Harriet Greenspan, Nickelodeon at Sunset, 6230 Sunset Blvd., L.A., CA 90028. United States of Tara Liberman/Patton Casting, 6464 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 707, L.A., CA 90028. Weeds Dava Waite Peaslee Casting, 846 N. Cahuenga Blvd., Bldg. B, Rm. 117, Hollywood, CA 90038 Wizards of Waverly Place Lambert/McGee Casting, Hollywood Center Studios, 1040 N. Las Palmas Ave., Bldg. 26, Rm. 202, L.A., CA 90038. The Young and the Restless Karen Rea, CBS, 7800 Beverly Blvd., Ste. 3305, L.A., CA 90036.

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