Canned (Comedy). A group of young investment bankers lose it all when they are laid off. Directed by Gary Halvorson. Casting: Alexis Franck Koczara and Christine Smith Shevchenko, Koczara/Shevchenko Casting, 1438 N. Gower, Bldg. 42, 1st fl., L.A., CA 90028. Shoots in early April.
Day One (Sci-fi/Drama, NBC). A powerful meteor storm pummels an apartment complex in California, terrifying its residents, and brings about a bizarre aftermath for the survivors. Written by Jesse Alexander. Directed by Alex Graves. Casting: Mandy Sherman and Sari Knight, attn: "Day One" Casting, 100 Universal City Plaza, Trailer 6139, Universal City, CA 90608. Shoots April 13.
Good Girls (Comedy, CBS). Two single moms, close friends since high school, move in together and have fun juggling their careers, romance, and motherhood under the same roof. Written by Ellen Plummer and Sherry Bilsing. Casting: Tracy Lilienfield Casting, 6086 Lexington Ave., L.A., CA 90038. Shoots in April.
The Good Life (Reality). Mystic Art Pictures is currently searching across the USA for families who have worked hard and are living the "good life" — the owners of a house or multiple houses with butlers, cooks, the whole works. Casting: Email email@example.com or visit www.mysticartpictures.com. Shoots in April.
I Witness (Drama). A Chicago police detective who teaches criminology courses at a local college on the side enlists the help of some of her students to help solve crimes. Written by Pam Veasey and Tray Callaway. Casting: Jennifer Cooper, Jennifer Cooper Casting, 4024 Radford Ave., Ed. Bldg. 2, 2nd fl., Rm. 5, Studio City, CA 91604. Shoots in April. Seeking men: late 30s, early 40s, African-American. Also men, early 20s.
Justin Adler Sibling Project (Comedy, NBC). Things get off to a rocky start when the youngest son of a close-knit, somewhat eccentric family, brings home his first serious girlfriend. Written by Justin Adler. Casting: Deedee Bradley, Deedee Bradley Casting, 6767 Forest Lawn Dr., Ste. 100, L.A., CA 90068. Shoots in April.
* Masterwork (Drama/Crime, Fox). An FBI agent and a female British MI5 work together to find priceless artifacts that have been hidden or stolen throughout the world. Written and produced by Paul Scheuring. Casting: John Papsidera, CSA, and Jennifer Cram (Casting Associate), Automatic Sweat, 5243 W. Washington Blvd., L.A., CA 90016. Shoots mid-April.
Melrose Place (Drama, CW). Present-day remake of the classic Aaron Spelling series set at a hip, young apartment complex in Los Angeles. Casting: Brett Greenstein and Collin Daniel, Greenstein/Daniel Casting, 6671 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 1527, L.A., CA 90028, Shoots mid-April.
Miami Trauma (Drama, CBS). Jerry Bruckheimer project set behind the masks and medical melodrama of a big city emergency room, where passing minutes can mean life or death for a patient. Written by Jeffrey Lieber. Casting: Mark Hirschfeld and Elizabeth Barnes, 3300 W. Pacific Ave., Ste. 2, Burbank, CA 91505, attn: Casting. Shoots into April.
Relentless (Game Show, Sci Fi). Game show offering based on the U.K. version in which contestants' everyday lives are scrutinized and they win money by answering questions on their filmed experiences over their last 48 hours. Casting: Orly Sitowitz and Stacey Pianko, Sitowitz/Pianko Casting, 450 N. Roxbury, 4th fl., Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Shoots in late April.
Ricky Blitt Pilot (Comedy). The story of two bachelor roomies — Shawn and Perry — and what happens when one of them is dumped and the other finds a girl. Written by Ricky Britt. Casting: Marisa Ross and Alyson Silverberg, Ross/Silverberg Casting, Warner Bros. Studio, Bldg. 136, Rm. 230, Burbank, CA 91522. Shoots in April.
The Station (Comedy). CIA operatives set up a covert South American outpost so they can install a new dictator. Written by Kevin Napier. Produced and directed by Ben Stiller. Casting: Juel Bestrop and Seth Yanklewitz, 11336 Camarillo St., Ste. 301, Toluca Lake, C A 91602. Shoots in June. Seeking Cuban and Dominican male actors late 20s to late 30s.
Three Rivers (Drama, CBS). A hospital ensemble drama about an organ-transplant team at a nationally renowned medical center. Written by Carol Barbee. Produced by Curtis Hanson and Ted Gold. Casting: Deborah Aquila and Tricia Wood, Aquila/Wood Casting, 1680 Vine St., Ste. 806, Hollywood, CA 90029. Shoots into April. Casting men and women, late 20s to mid-30s, all types. Also men and women, 40-45.
Vampire Diaries (Supernatural, CW). Two vampire brothers — one good, one evil — are at war with each other over the soul of a beautiful young woman and control town she lives in and its people. Written by Julie Plec and Kevin Williamson. Casting: Stacey Taylor, GO Casting, 6464 Sunset Blvd., Ste. 970, L.A., CA 90028. Shoots into April.