NEW YORK FILM & TV

PRODUCTION LISTINGS

Compiled by C. Ryanne Laratonda

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.

 

FEATURE FILMS: CURRENTLY SHOOTING

Brooklyn (Drama) A young Irish immigrant starting a new life in New York is faced with a tragedy back home that forces her to choose between the two men she loves in both countries. Directed by John Crowley. With Saoirse Ronan. Casting: Jim Carnahan, Roundabout Theatre Company, 231 W. 39th St., Ste. 1200, New York, NY 10018. Shoots through May 19 in Ireland, Canada, and New York. 

Carol (Drama) Set in 1950s New York, this film tells the story of two women at different stages of their lives who happen to fall in love. Directed by Todd Haynes. With Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Sarah Paulson, Cory Michael Smith, and Jacob Lacy. Casting: Laura Rosenthal, 225 Broadway, Ste. 200, New York, NY 10007. Shoots through April 12 in London and New York.

The Grief of Others (Drama) After a couple’s baby dies less then three days after his birth, the parents try to regain a normal life for themselves and their children. Directed by Patrick Wang. With Rachel Dratch, Wendy Moniz, Trevor St. John, and Oona Laurence. Casting: Cindi Rush, 5 Penn Plaza, 19th Fl., New York, NY 10001. Shoots through May in Nyack, N.Y.

A Hologram for the King (Drama) An American businessman tries to revive his failing career and dire financial situation with a presentation to a Saudi Arabian king. With Tom Hanks. Directed by Tom Tykwer. Casting: Avy Kaufman, 180 Varick St., Ste. 1604, New York, NY 10014. Shoots through June in Morocco and Germany.

Time Out of Mind (Drama) This film tell s the story of a successful businessman turned Skid Row bum, who finds a passage through despair to an unexpected triumph in a New York court. With Richard Gere. Directed by Oren Moverman. Casting: Laura Rosenthal, 225 Broadway, Ste. 200, New York, NY 10007. Currently shooting in New York.

 

FEATURE FILMS: UPCOMING

Age of Miracles (Drama) In the wake of the Earth possibly coming to an end, a young woman struggles with the troubles of life and family. Directed by Catherine Hardwicke. Casting: Kerry Barden and Paul Schnee, 150 W. 28th St., Ste. 402, New York, NY 10001. Begins shooting late spring in Los Angeles. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Alive Alone (Drama) A suicide bomber and former detainee from Guantanamo Bay meets a prostitute who witnessed a murder and is in hiding. With Matthias Schoenaerts and Noomi Rapace. Directed by Khurram Longi. Casting: Jessica Kelly and Suzanne Smith Crowley, Chrystie Street Casting, 55 Chrystie St., Ste. 501, New York, NY 10002. Begins shooting in 2014 in New York.

The Brand (Crime, Drama) While in prison, members of the Aryan Brotherhood rise to become the most powerful prison gang in America, even as one of their own turns against them. Directed by Kimberly Peirce. Casting: Avy Kaufman, 180 Varick St., 16th Fl., New York, NY 10014. Shoot date and location TBA.

NEW Chronically Metropolitan (Drama) This film follows a young writer who returns to New York after a painful break-up with the girl who inspired his first novel. Directed by Chad Lowe. Casting: Kerry Barden and Paul Schnee, 150 W. 28th St., Ste. 402, New York, NY 10001. Shoots in April or May; location TBA.

Conversations With Andy (Drama) This film is based on a true story about a young boy who meets Andy Warhol and seeks his help in planning a party to keep his soon-to-be-divorced parents together. Directed by Rotimi Rainwater. With Ty Simpkins, David Mazouz, and Willow Shields. Casting: Nancy Nayor, 6320 Commodore Sloat Dr., Second Fl., Los Angeles, CA 90048. Shoots spring 2014 in New York City.

The Crescent and the Cross (Action) This film was originally written by Kevin Bernhardt, and the storyline is under wraps. Casting: Avy Kaufman, 180 Varick St., 16th Fl., New York, NY 10014. Begins shooting in September; location TBA.

Dark (Drama, Thriller) During the NYC blackout of 2003, a 30-something model with a disturbed past struggles with paranoia and an emotional relationship. Directed by Nick Basile. With Whitney Able and Alexandra Breckenridge. Casting: Donna McKenna, 127 W. 26th St., Ste. 1207, New York, NY 10001. Shoots early summer in New York. 

Fade Out (Thriller) A screenwriter who’s recovering from a nervous breakdown writes a script about a man who kills his unfaithful wife, and progressively becomes unable to decipher reality from fiction. Directed by Robert Salerno. With Aaron Eckhart. Casting: Jessica Kelly and Suzanne Smith Crowley, Chrystie Street Casting, 55 Chrystie St., Ste. 501, New York, NY 10002. Shoots 2014; location TBA.

Galveston (Drama) In this film, a hit man, threatened by a recent cancer diagnosis and a former mob boss, goes on the run with a teenaged hooker and her little sister. Directed by Janus Metz. With Matthias Schoenaerts. Casting: Kerry Barden and Paul Schnee, 150 W. 28th St., Ste. 402, New York, NY 10001. Shoot date and location TBA.

Gumshoes (Comedy) In this film, an unlucky detective agency must find a billionaire's runaway daughter and collect a large reward to stay in business. Directed by Joe Benedetto. With Jesse Helman, Veronika Dash, and Brianna Hurley. Casting: Donna DeSeta, 584 Broadway, Ste. 1001, New York, NY 10012. Shoot date and location TBA.

Louder Than Bombs (Drama) A father and his sons struggle to move on in the years after the mother’s death. With Gabriel Byrne, Jesse Eisenberg, and Isabelle Huppert. Directed by Joachim Trier. Casting: Laura Rosenthal, 225 Broadway, Ste. 200, New York, NY 10007. Shoots in Germany and the U.S. in fall 2014.

Maggie’s Plan (Comedy) A young woman tries to make a life for herself in New York City. With Greta Gerwig and Julianne Moore. Directed by Rebecca Miller. Casting: Cindy Tolan, 27 W. 20th St., Ste. 606, New York, NY 10011. Shoots fall 2014 in New York.

Manhattan Nocturne (Thriller) After becoming romantically entangled with the wife of an off-kilter film director, a down-and-out New York City reporter finds himself getting much more trouble than he bargained for. Directed by Brian Decubellis. With Adrien Brody, Yvonne Strahovski, Campbell Scott, and Jennifer Beals. Casting: Sig De Miguel and Stephen Vincent, 260 W. 44th St., Third Fl., New York, NY 10036. Begins shooting in July; location TBA.

Measure of a Man (Drama) A bullied teenager is mentored by a Wall Street executive at his summer job while his mother’s independence and career upset her marriage. With Christina Hendricks, Riley Griffiths, and Madisen Beaty. Directed by Terry Loane. Casting: Eyde Belasco, 3780 Wilshire Blvd., Seventh Fl., Los Angeles, CA 90010. Shooting begins spring 2014, in Connecticut and New York.

Midnight Sun (Drama) In 1943, two brilliant young scientists are recruited to work on a top-secret government project. With Jesse Eisenberg, Emile Hirsch, and Diane Kruger. Directed by Chris Eigeman. Casting: Paul Schnee, Barden/Schnee Casting, Inc., 150 W. 28th St., Ste. 402, New York, NY 10001. Shooting in 2014 in New Mexico.

October Gale (Thriller) During a violent October storm, a young, injured man washes up on the shore of a remote island cottage. A recently widowed doctor takes him in and saves his life. With Patricia Clarkson. Directed by Ruba Nadda. Casting: Jessica Daniels and Katja Blichfeld, c/o the Network, 242 W. 36th St., Third Fl., New York, NY 10018. Shoots spring 2014 in Toronto.

Passengers (Drama, Sci-Fi) This film follows a spaceship passenger who is prematurely thawed from a cryogenic slumber a century before anyone else. Directed by Brian Kirk. With Keanu Reeves. Casting: Avy Kaufman,180 Varick St., 16th Fl., New York, NY 10014. Shoots this spring in Montreal, Quebec and Germany.

Pixels (Animation, Comedy) When aliens attack the Earth, the president seeks help from his childhood best friend and characters from an old video game. Directed by Chris Columbus. With Adam Sandler, Josh Gad, Kevin James, and Peter Dinklage. Casting: Kerry Barden and Paul Schnee, 150 W. 28th St., Ste. 402, New York, NY 10001. Shoots May 28–Sept. 9 in Toronto.

Road to Capri (Comedy) In this film, an American man and an Italian man both learn of the death of their father, and then find out that their father is actually the same man. Directed by Boris Damast. With Frankie Muniz, Virginia Madsen, Ian McShane, Giancarlo Giannini, Maria Grazia-Cucinotta, and Nicolas Vaporidis. Casting: Jamie Fox and Kristine Lewis, 355 W. 52nd St., Fourth Fl., New York, NY 10019. Shoots this spring in the U.S. and Italy.

Rock the Kasbah (Comedy) This film follows a burned-out manager stranded in Afghanistan who discovers an amazing young singer and takes her Kabul to compete on the Afghan version of American Idol. Directed by Barry Levinson. With Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Kate Hudson, Shia LaBeouf, Zooey Deschanel, and Danny McBride. Casting: Ellen Chenoweth, 161 6th Ave., 11th Fl., New York, NY 10013. Begins shooting June 1; location TBA.

San Andreas (Thriller) After a devastating earthquake hits California, a man travels across the state to rescue his estranged daughter. Directed by Brad Peyton. With Dwayne Johnson. Casting: Julie Tucker and Ross Meyerson, 11 Broadway, Ste. 415, New York, NY 10004. Begins shooting April 22 in Australia. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Spectral (Action) A special ops team battles supernatural beings that have overtaken New York City. Casting: Cathy Sandrich Gelfond and Amanda Mackey Johnson, 606 N. Larchmont Blvd., Ste. 4B, Los Angeles, CA 90004. Begins shooting in June; location TBA.

Straight Outta Compton (Drama) This film chronicles the rap group NWA, focusing on the life, career, and death of Eazy E. Directed by F. Gary Gray. Casting: Cindy Tolan, 27 W. 20th St., Ste. 606, New York, NY 10011. Shoots mid-summer in Los Angeles.

The Ten O’clock People (Thriller) When a man tries to quit smoking, his side effects reveal a secret, horrifying reality that probes him to take action. Directed by Tom Holland. With Jay Baruchel. Casting: Jen Rudin, 119 W. 72 St., #397, New York, NY 10023. Begins shooting in June in Atlanta, Ga. and Toronto, Canada.

Time After Time (Musical) Unhappy with the choices her mother made earlier in life, a teenager tries to change things by going back to 1985, a world where people often break out into song. Directed by Brad Buecker. Casting: Allison Estrin, Kerry Barden, and Paul Schnee, 150 W. 28th St., Ste. 402, New York, NY 10001. Shoots in 2014. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Your Voice in My Head (Drama) In this drama based on true events, a British girl living in NYC and working for the Obama election campaign struggles with bipolar disorder with the help of her therapist, who is battling cancer. With Emma Watson. Directed by Francesca Gregorini. Casting: Deborah Aquila and Tricia Wood, 1680 N. Vine St., Ste. 806, Los Angeles, CA 90028. Shoots summer 2014, in London and New York.

 

PILOTS

(All projects shoot in New York unless otherwise noted.)

The Club (Drama, ABC) This show follows the lives of both the privileged members and the working-class staff at a private country club. With Callie Hernandez and Chris Conroy. Casting: Abbie Brady-Dalton and Bernard Telsey, 311 W. 43rd St., 10th Fl., New York, NY 10036. Shoots mid-April. Also casting in Los Angeles. Ordered to series.

Cuz-Bros (Comedy, CBS) This show follows a successful, suave ladies’ man who perfect life gets turned upside down when his mess of a cousin needs a place to stay. Directed by Pamela Fryman. Casting: Amy Herzig and Katharina Eggmann, 51 W. 52nd St., Fifth Fl., New York, NY 10019. Begins shooting April 23. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Fifth Wheel (Comedy, NBC) The show follows a young woman who confronts her new reality after her last single friend gets engaged. Casting: Janet Murphy-Butler, 147 Columbus Ave., Third Fl., New York, NY 10023. Shooting TBA in Los Angeles. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Flesh and Bone (Drama, Starz) The series will reveal the dark underbelly of the ballet world by following a young and troubled dancer as she joins a prestigious company in New York. Casting: Bernard Telsey, Tiffany Little Canfield, and Justin Huff, 311 W. 43rd St., 10th Fl., New York, NY 10036. With Irina Dvorovenko, Sarah Hay, Sascha Radetsky, Emily Tyra, and Raychel Diane Weiner. Begins shooting April 21. Ordered to series.

Galyntine (Drama, AMC) This show takes place at a time after a cataclysmic technology-induced disaster that has resulted in a new society that has shunned any form of technology. Casting: Mark Saks, 270 Lafayette St., Ste. 200, New York, NY 10012. Begins shooting in early June in Utah.

Hand of God (Drama, Amazon) This show follows a powerful judge who thinks he can speak to God. Directed by Mark Forster. With Ron Pearlman. Casting: Kerry Barden, 150 W. 28th St., Ste. 402 New York, NY 10001. Currently shooting in Los Angeles. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Hieroglyph (Drama, Fox) In ancient Egypt, a thief is released from prison to steal for the pharaoh. Directed by Miguel Sapochnik. With Reece Ritchie, Condola Rashad, Antony Bunsee, Caroline Ford, John Rhys-Davies, Max Brown, and Kelsey Chow. Directed by Miguel Sapochnik. Casting: Clint Alexander, 1211 Avenue of the Americas, 28th Fl., New York, NY 10036. Shoots through May 15 in Los Angeles and Albuquerque, N.M. Also casting in Los Angeles. Ordered to series.

Laughs Unlimited (Drama, HBO) After a tour of duty in the Middle East, a combat medic returns home to find her husband divorcing her and taking her daughter, and she hides her PTSD to get a job as a Sacramento police officer. Directed by Oren Moverman. Casting: Jodi Angstreich and Laura Rosenthal, 225 Broadway, Ste. 200, New York, NY 10007. Shoots in 2014 in California. Also casting in Los Angeles.

The Long Play (Drama, HBO) Follows the exploits of a drug-fueled record executive in New York City circa 1977. With Bobby Cannavale. Directed by Martin Scorsese. Casting: Ellen Lewis, the Post Factory, 161 Avenue of the Americas, 11th Fl., New York, NY 10013. Begins shooting in June.

The Middle Man (Drama, Fox) Set in Boston in the 1960s, this show tells the story of an FBI agent who is forced to bend the law as he tries to take down the Italian mafia, alongside his confidential informant, whose efforts inadvertently give rise to the Irish mob. Directed by Ben Affleck. Casting: Beth Bowling and Kim Miscia, 609 Greenwich St., Sixth Fl., New York, NY 10014. Shoots in Boston in 2014.

The Mistake (Comedy, CBS) A couple who just “finished” raising their kids discover they are pregnant. Directed by Andy Ackerman. With Julianna Guill. Casting: Findley Davidson and Meg Simon, 1325 Avenue of the Americas, 32nd Fl., New York, NY 10019. Begins shooting April 16 in Los Angeles. Also casting in Los Angeles.

The Money Pit (Comedy, NBC) Inspired by the hilarious DreamWorks movie, this show follows a newlywed couple as they navigate the challenges of modern romance while their house crumbles around them. Directed by Marc Buckland. Casting: Tucker/Meyerson Casting, 11 Broadway, Ste. 415, New York, NY 10004. Shoot dates TBA in Los Angeles. Also casting in Los Angeles.

The Odd Couple (Comedy, CBS) This show centers on two mismatched roommates, the messy Oscar Madison and the neat freak Felix Ungar. With Matthew Perry and Sarah Baker. Casting: Amy Harzig and Katharina Eggmann, 51 W. 52nd St., Fifth Fl., New York, NY 10019. Begins shooting April 15. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Only Human (Drama, CBS) After growing up on a reality TV show, the first quadruplets born by in vitro fertilization find out that there is a 50/50 chance that they will die from the same deadly disease their father did. Directed by Gavin O’Connor. With Jamie Lee Curtis. Casting: Amy Herzig and Katharina Eggmann, 51 W. 52nd St., Fifth Fl., New York, NY 10019. Began shooting March 30 in Los Angeles. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll (Comedy, FX) This show follows a middle-aged rock ‘n roller who desperately wanted to be rich and famous, but caused his band to break up as a result of his addictions to drugs and sex. 25 years later, his vocally talented daughter may be giving him a chance to get the band back together. Directed by Jim Serpico. With Dennis Leary and John Corbett. Casting: Ross Meyerson and Julie Tucker, 11 Broadway, Ste. 415, New York. NY 10004. Began shooting March 24 in New York.

Taxi 22 (Comedy, CBS) This show centers on a politically incorrect cab driver in New York City who seems to always be on the brink of a breakdown. Directed by Rob Greenberg. Casting: Amy Herzig and Katharina Eggmann, c/o CBS Primetime, 51 W. 52nd St., Fifth Fl., New York, NY 10019. Shoot dates TBA in Toronto. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Untitled Wall Street Project (Drama, CBS) This show is set in the world of Wall Street power and money. Directed by Niels Arden Oplev. With Charlie Cox. Casting: Kim Miscia and Beth Bowling, 609 Greenwich St., Sixth Fl., New York, NY 10014. Began shooting March 26.

Weird Loners (Comedy, Fox) Four clueless misfits form an extended family of “weird loners” who support each other no matter what. Directed by Jake Kasdan. With Zach Knighton, Nate Torrence, and Becki Newton. Casting: Jessica Daniels, 242 W. 36th St., Third Fl., New York, NY 10018. Begins shooting May 5 in Los Angeles. Also casting in Los Angeles.

 

TV SERIES

(All projects shoot in New York unless otherwise noted.)

An asterisk (*) denotes a new TV series.

All My Children (Stamford, Conn.) (Soap, ABC) A soap opera following the residents of the fictitious Philadelphia suburb Pine Valley. Casting: Alison Goodman, 260 W. 44th St., Third Fl., New York, NY 10036. Production is ongoing.

*Alpha House (Comedy, Amazon) Four senators live together in a rented house in Washington, D.C. With John Goodman, Mark Consuelos, Cynthia Nixon, and Amy Sedaris. Directed by Adam Berstein and Andrew McCarthy. Casting: Kathleen Chopin, 12 W. 32nd St., 12th Fl., New York, NY  10001.

*The Blacklist (Drama, NBC) An ex–government agent turns himself in to the FBI with an offer to track down terrorists and criminals under the condition that he solely work with a female FBI profiler just starting her career. With James Spader, Megan Boone, Ryan Eggold, and Diego Klattenhoff. Casting: Jessica Kelly, Chrystie Street Casting, 55 Chrystie St., Ste. 501, New York, NY 10002. Shoots through Jan. 24.

Blue Bloods (New York and Toronto) (Drama, CBS) This drama follows a multigenerational family of cops dedicated to New York City law enforcement. With Marisa Ramirez, Donnie Wahlberg, Len Cariou, and Tom Selleck. Directed by Peter Werner and David M. Barrett. Casting: Kim Miscia and Beth Bowling, 609 Greenwich St., Sixth Fl., New York, NY 10014. Shoots through April 16. Season premiered Sept. 27.

Boardwalk Empire (Crime/Drama, HBO) A chronicle of the life of 1920s Atlantic City gangster Nucky Thompson. With Steve Buscemi and Kelly MacDonald. Principals: Meredith Tucker, 330 W. 38th St., Ste. 308, New York, NY 10018. Background: Grant Wilfley Casting, 123 W. 18th St., Eighth Fl., New York, NY 10011.

Broad City (Comedy, Comedy Central) This series focuses on the ordinary yet hilarious lives of two women living in New York City. With Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, and Hannibal Buress. Principal Casting: Cody Beke [no office info available]. Background Casting: Central Casting, 875 Sixth Ave., New York, NY 10001.

The Carrie Diaries (Comedy, CW) Chronicles the high school formative years of Carrie Bradshaw of “Sex and the City” fame. Casting: Jessica Daniels, Blichfeld/Daniels Casting, 242 W. 36th St., Third. Fl., New York, NY  10018.

Chicago Fire (Drama, NBC) This show follows the lives of the men and women in the Chicago Fire Department. With Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, and Lauren German. Casting: Jonathan Strauss, Chelsea Piers, Pier 62-Ste. 304, New York, NY 10011. Shoots in Chicago.

The Colbert Report (Talk Show, Comedy Central) With Stephen Colbert. Casting: Barbara McNamara, 249 W. 34th St., Ste. 500, New York, NY 10001. With Anastasia Griffith. Background: No information available. Production is ongoing.

*Crossbones (Drama, NBC) Based on the book “The Republic of Pirates,” this story is set in the pirate heyday of the early 1700s and centers on an assassin hired to kill the infamous Blackbeard. With John Malkovich, Richard Coyle, Claire Foy, David Hoflin, Yasmine Al Massri, and Tracey Ifeachor. Directed by David Slade. Casting: Avy Kaufman, 180 Varick St., 16th Fl., New York, NY 10014.

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart (Talk Show, Comedy Central). Casting: Barbara McNamara, 249 W. 34th St., Ste. 500, New York, NY 10001. Production is ongoing.

*Deadbeat (Comedy, Hulu) This series centers on an ill-fated but gifted medium who helps the ghosts of New York City settle their unfinished business. Directed by Troy Miller. Casting: Cindy Tolan and Adam Caldwell, 27 W. 20th St., Ste. 606, New York, NY  10011. Premieres April 9.

Elementary (Drama, CBS) This modern-day interpretation of the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr. James Watson is set in New York City. With Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Aidan Quinn, and Michael Nathanson. Casting: Mark Saks, 270 Lafayette St., Ste. 203, New York, NY 10012.

*Eye Candy (Drama, MTV) This show follows a tech genius who is persuaded by her roommate to begin online dating and begins to suspect that one of her mysterious suitors might be a deadly cyber stalker. Directed by Catherine Hardwicke. With Victoria Justice, Oleysa Rulin, Justin Martin, and Harvey Guillen. Casting: Cody Beke [no office info available].

The Following (Drama, Fox) A former FBI profiler must apprehend an escaped serial killer who has acquired a following of other murderers online. With Kevin Bacon, Connie Nielson, Jessica Stroup, and Tiffany Boone. Casting: Tucker Meyerson Casting, 568 Broadway, Ste. 301, New York, NY 10012. Shoots through March 4.

Girls (Comedy, HBO) Lena Dunham’s comedy following the lives of four 20-something girls who live in New York City. Principals: Jennifer Euston, 233 Spring St., Fourth Fl., New York, NY 10013. Background: Central Casting, 875 Sixth Ave., New York, NY 10001.

The Good Wife (Drama, CBS) A wife and mother must re-enter the workforce after her husband’s very public sex and political corruption scandal lands him in jail. With Julianna Margulies, Zach Grenier, Matt Czuchry, and Archie Panjabi. Principal Casting: Mark Saks, 270 Lafayette St., Ste. 203, New York, NY 10012. Background Casting: Comer Casting, 262 W. 38th St., Ste. 1706, New York, NY 10018. Shoots through April.

*Gotham (Drama, Fox) Taking place when Gotham City Commissioner James Gordon is still a police detective, this show tells the origin stories of Gordon and the villains who made Gotham City famous. Directed by Danny Cannon. With David Mazouz, Jada Pinkett Smith, Carmen Bicondova, Ben McKenzie, Robin Lord Taylor, Zabryna Guevara, Sean Pertwee, Donal Logue, and Erin Richards. Casting: Meg Simon, Warner Bros. Television Casting, 1325 Avenue of the Americas, 32nd Fl., New York, NY 10019.

*Gracepoint (Drama, Fox) This show follows the media frenzy and police investigation surrounding the mysterious death of a young boy found dead on a beach near a cliff. With David Tennant, Anna Gunn, and Jacki Weaver. Directed by James Strong. Casting: Clint Alexander, 1211 Avenue of the Americas, 28th Fl., New York, NY 10036.

*Hindsight (Atlanta) (Drama, VH1) A 40-year-old is about to embark on her second marriage when she wakes up on her wedding day and discovers that it’s 15 years in the past, she’s about to marry her first husband, her own parents are still married, and her ex–best friend is still in her life. Directed by Michael Trim. With Laura Ramsey, Craig Horner, and Sarah Goldberg. Casting: Mark Saks, c/o Scott Free/RSA Films, 270 Lafayette St., Ste. 200, New York, NY 10012.

Hostages (Drama, CBS) A family gets swept up in a vast conspiracy. With Toni Collette and Dylan McDermott. Principal Casting: Bowling/Miscia Casting, 609 Greenwich St., Sixth Fl., New York, NY 10014. Background Casting: Barbara McNamara Casting, 249 W. 34th St., Ste. 500, New York, NY 10001.

*Jennifer Falls (Comedy, TV Land) This show revolves around a career woman and mother who is forced to move back in with her mom after being let go from her high-powered, six-figure salary job. With Dylan Gelula, Nora Kirkpatrick, Joel David Moore, Jaime Pressly, Missi Pyle, and Jessica Walter. Directed by Lee Shallat Chemel. Casting: Sandi Logan, c/o CBS Radford, 4024 Radford Ave., Bungalow 7, Studio City, CA 91604. Pilot wrapped. Set to premiere summer 2014.

Law & Order: SVU (Drama, NBC) This series follows the detectives and prosecutors who work for the NYPD’s elite Special Victims Unit. With Raul Esparza, Mariska Hargitay, Richard Belzer, and Dann Florek. Principal Casting: Lynn Kressel, West 23rd Street at the Hudson River, Pier 62, Rm. 304, New York, NY 10011. Background Casting: Central Casting, 875 Sixth Ave., Ste. 2411, New York, NY 10001.

Late Night With Seth Meyers (Comedy, NBC) Jimmy Fallon hosts this late-night talk show. Casting: Brandon Dubeansky, c/o Late Night With Seth Meyers, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, Seventh Fl., New York, NY 10112.

Late Show With David Letterman (Comedy, NBC) David Letterman hosts this late-night talk show. Casting: Amy Hiderotis, Ed Sullivan Theatre, 1697 Broadway, New York, NY 10019.

*The Leftovers (Drama, HBO) This series focuses on the people who are left on earth after the Rapture happens. With Justin Theroux, Amy Brenneman, Carrie Coon, and Ann Dowd. Directed by Peter Berg. Casting: Ellen Lewis and Megan Rafferty, c/o the Post Factory, 161 Avenue of the Americas, 11th Fl., New York, NY 10013. Shoot date TBA.

*The Lottery (Vancouver, British Columbia) (Drama, Lifetime) In a future where women are unable to give birth, a scientist successfully fertilizes 100 eggs, only to have them stolen by a government agency that decides to hold a lottery for surrogates. Directed by Danny Cannon. With Marley Shelton, Michael Graziadei, Lesley-Ann Brandt, and Louise Lombard. Casting: Findley Davidson and Meg Simon, 1325 Avenue of the Americas, 32nd Fl., New York, NY 10019. Also casting in Los Angeles.

The Michael J. Fox Show (Comedy, NBC) A semiautobiographical series about a father raising his family in New York and dealing with Parkinson’s disease. Principal Casting: Julie Tucker and Ross Meyerson, 11 Broadway, Ste. 415, New York, NY 10004. Background Casting: Comer Casting, 262 West 38th St., Ste. 1706, New York, NY 10018.

*Mulaney (Comedy, Fox) This series is about an aspiring comedian coming of age while writing jokes for a game show host and dealing with his boss, his roommates, and his neighbors. With John Mulaney, Martin Short, Elliott Gould, Nasim Pedrad, Seaton Smith, and Zack Pearlman. Directed by Andy Ackerman. Casting: Clint Alexander, 1211 Avenue of the Americas, 28th Fl., New York, NY 10036. Production begins in January. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Nurse Jackie (Comedy, Showtime) At a hospital in New York, a brilliant emergency room nurse regularly challenges doctors on behalf of her patients. With Edie Falco, Adam Ferrara, Paul Schulze, and Merritt Wever. Principal Casting: Ross Meyerson, 11 Broadway, Ste. 415, New York, NY 10004. Background Casting: Central Casting, 875 Sixth Ave., Ste. 2411, New York, NY 10001.

*Olive Kitteridge (Massachusetts) (Drama, HBO) Based on the novel by Elizabeth Strout, this miniseries revolves around the lives of the residents of a small fishing village. With John Gallagher Jr., Richard Jenkins, Zoe Kazan, and Frances McDormand. Directed by Lisa Cholodenko. Casting: Laura Rosenthal, 401 Broadway, Ste. 711, New York, NY 10013. Shoot date TBA.

One Life to Live (Stamford, Conn.) (Drama, ABC) Set in a fictional Pennsylvania town, this soap opera focuses on the wealthy Lord family. Principals and background: Alison Goodman, 260 W. 44th St., Third Fl., New York, NY 10036. Production is ongoing.

Orange Is the New Black (Comedy, Netflix) This series is based on the memoir of an executive’s term in a minimum-security women’s prison for drug charges. With Danielle Brooks, Uzo Aduba, Taylor Schilling, and Jason Biggs. Principal Casting: Jennifer Eusten Casting, c/o Post Factory, Attn: Emer O’Callaghan, 233 Spring St., Fourth Fl., New York, NY 10013. Background Casting: Central Casting, 875 Sixth Ave., Ste. 2411, New York, NY 10001. Shoots through Jan. 28.

*Outlander (Drama, Starz) In this show, a combat nurse in WWII finds herself transported back in time to the Scottish Highlands of 1743. Directed by John Dahl. With Sam Heughan, Caitriona Balfe, Tobias Menzies, and Duncan Lacroix. Casting: Suzanne Smith Crowley, Chrystie Street Casting, 55 Chrystie St., Ste. 501, New York, NY 10002. Shoots in Scotland.

*Penny Dreadful (United Kingdom) (Horror, Showtime) Classic literary characters such as Frankenstein and Dorian Gray are resurrected in this series set in Victorian London. With Josh Hartnett and Eva Green. Casting: Telsey + Company, 311 W. 43rd St., 10th Fl., New York, NY 10036.

Person of Interest (Drama, CBS) A former CIA agent teams up with a billionaire to solve crimes in New York. With Sarah Shahi, Amy Acker, Jim Caviezel, and Taraji P. Henson. Principal Casting: Mark Saks, c/o Scott Free/RSA Films, 270 Lafayette St., Ste. 200, New York, NY 10012. Background Casting: Grant Wilfley Casting, 123 W. 18th St., Eighth Fl., New York, NY 10011. Shoots through April 7.

*Power (Drama, Starz) A nightclub owner moonlights as the city’s top drug dealer, but is attempting to leave the drug business. He doesn’t know the police are investigating his organization. With Omari Hardwick, Lela Loren, Naturi Naughton, Diane Neal, and Joseph Sikora. Directed by Anthony Hemingway. Casting: Vickie Thomas, 609 Greenwich St., Sixth Fl., New York, NY 10014. Began shooting Nov. 18. Also casting in Los Angeles.

Saturday Night Live (Comedy, NBC) Musical acts coupled with topical comedy sketches. Principal Casting: Lindsay Shookus, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112. Background Casting: Mat McHugh, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112. Shoots through May 17.

*Secrets and Lies (Drama, ABC) A man finds the body of a dead boy and quickly becomes the suspect. Now he must find the killer to protect his family. Directed by Charles McDougall. With Ryan Phillipe, Juliette Lewis, Kadee Strickland, Belle House, Clifton Collins Jr., Indiana Evans, and Natalie Martinez. Casting: John Ort, 147 Columbus Ave., Third Fl., New York, NY 10023. Also casting in Los Angeles.

*Sirens (Chicago) (Comedy, USA) This series follows three of Chicago’s best EMTs, who, while eminently qualified to save lives, find their silly, self-righteous personalities to be roadblocks to sustaining relationships. With Michael Mosley, Kevin Daniels, and Jessica McNamee. Directed by Victor Nelli Jr. and Richie Keen. Casting: Julie Tucker and Ross Meyerson, c/o Apostle, 568 Broadway, Ste. 301, New York, NY 10012.

*The Slap (Drama, NBC) This miniseries follows the story of a man who slapped a child who was unrelated to him at a family gathering. Casting: Avy Kaufman, 180 Varick St., 16th Fl., New York, NY 10014. Begins shooting July 14 in Toronto.

*Songbyrd (Drama, E!) A Grammy-winning songwriter’s inspiration comes from deep emotional pain, which she uses to write a number of successful love songs. Directed by Andrew McCarthy. With Bethany Joy Lenz, Rumer Willis, Wes Brown, Eoin Macken, and Robert Hoffman. Casting: Rosalie Joseph, 609 Greenwich St., Sixth Fl., New York, NY 10014. Also casts in Los Angeles.

*NEW Sons of Liberty (Drama, History) This miniseries follows Sam Adams, John Hancock, Paul Revere, and other rebels involved in the American Revolution. Directed by Kari Skogland. Casting: Avy Kaufman, 180 Varick St., 16th Fl., New York, NY 10014. Shoots in June in Romania.

Taxi Brooklyn (Comedy, TFI) A comedic police procedural about the partnership between a streetwise Marseilles-born New York City taxi driver and an extremely driven NYPD detective. Principal Casting: Paladino Casting, 540 Broadway, Fifth Fl., New York, NY 10012. Background Casting: Background, Inc., Attn: Christine Nelson, 601 W. 26th St., Ste. M224, New York, NY 10001.

*Tooken (Comedy, NBC) This show follows a woman who escapes from a cult and starts her life over in New York City. With Ellie Kemper. Casting: Jennifer Euston, 304 Hudson Street, Sixth Fl., New York, NY 10013. Shooting begins at the end of March.

*24: Live Another Day (Drama, Fox) This suspenseful event series once again follows the exploits of heroic agent Jack Bauer. With Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Kim Raver, and William Devane. Directed by Jon Cassar. Casting: Clint Alexander, 1211 Avenue of the Americas, 28th Fl., New York, NY 10036. Shoots through May 1, in London. Also casting in Los Angeles.

*Tyrant (Drama, FX) Tells the story of an unassuming American family drawn into the workings of a turbulent Middle East nation. Directed by David Yates. With Adam Rayner, Jennifer Finnigan, Anne Winters, and Noah Silver. Casting: Julie Tucker and Ross Meyerson, 11 Broadway, Ste. 415, New York, NY 10004. Also casts in Los Angeles. Pilot wrapped.

Unforgettable (Drama, CBS) Aided by her photographic memory, a former NYPD detective decides to return to the force to solve her sister’s murder. Principal Casting: Suzanne Ryan Casting, Attn: Claire Traeger, 770 Broadway, Second Fl., New York, NY 10003. Background Casting: Roman Candle Casting, 243 Fifth Ave., Ste. 555, New York, NY 10016.

*Us & Them (fka Friends & Family) (Comedy, Fox) A long-distance relationship gets complicated once the two get close enough to meet. Based on the BBC2 series “Gavin & Stacey.” With Jason Ritter and Alexis Bledel. Principal Casting: Marc Hirschfeld Casting, 5555 Melrose Ave., Marx Brothers Bldg., Rm. 108–109, Los Angeles, CA 90038. Background Casting: Lee Genick/Sylvia Fay & Associates, 420 West End Ave., Unit Gr D, New York, NY 10024. Premiere TBA.

White Collar (Comedy, USA Network) A white-collar criminal is recruited by the FBI to catch similar thieves. Principals: Julie Tucker, Tucker/Meyerson Casting, 11 Broadway, Ste. 415, New York, NY 10004. Background: Central Casting, 875 Sixth Ave., Ste. 2411, New York, NY 10001.