WE'RE THRILLED TO EMBARK ON AN EXCITING NEW CASTING -- Steven Spielberg's film "READY PLAYER ONE" (based on the novel by Ernest Cline). Please follow directions on how to submit or FWD! Feel free to spread the word! Another incredible opportunity!! Note: We're working in partnership w/Ellen Lewis. If you've already submitted to her or her office (or previously auditioned) - it's unnecessary to resubmit via us. We're working together!
- WADE WATTS: To play 18-19 (up to age 24 if able to portray 18-19) yrs old, male, clean cut w/a sense of humor. Overweight or underweight. A sincere & passionate player in the Oasis. Not the most confident guy outside the Oasis, but Wade gains boldness & nerve as his worlds collide. He uses his skills & the support of his friends to rise above each challenge.
- SHOTO: To play 10-13 yrs old, male; to play Chinese, hip & knowing for his age. He speaks MANDARIN & English FLUENTLY. Wade's friend in the Oasis who joins with him to complete the competition. Please note: Actor should be bilingual: Mandarin & English (applicants must be submitted by parent or legal guardian if applicant is under 18 yrs of age).
- DAITO: To play 20 yrs old, male: to play Japanese. He speaks JAPANESE & English fluently. One of Wade's friends in the Oasis who joins with him to complete the competition. Please note: Actor should be bilingual: Japanese & English.
To submit: Go to http://www.readyplayeronemoviecasting.com/. All instructions are on this website (Warner Brothers Pictures). Individuals (& agents/mgrs) are able to submit via the site. As word of our casting spreads, please note: There is NEVER a fee to submit. Any such claim is fraudulent & should be reported at once. Casting Directors are Ellen Lewis & Debbie DeLisi.