The movie Safe Haven, which will primarily be filmed in Southport, N.C., is expected to kick off production next week on location in Wilmington.
Safe Haven will shoot scenes at 215 Brookwood Ave., 218 Brookwood Ave., and 2234 Metts Ave. in Wilmington, N.C. on June 18 - 22 (Thursday and Friday's shoots will be evening/night scenes). The scenes will be relatively small with only 3 cast members and about 15 extras involved.
They are also casting extras for the movie, based on Nicholas Sparks’ novel.
Here are the casting details from Vanessa N Casting:
Here we go: CASTING CALL for the week of Monday June 18th- Friday 22nd. This works in the Wilmington area. Please email email@example.com with the subject line either HOUSEWIVE, OLD LADY, MIDDLE AGED MAN, JOGGER, OLD MAN. You must include in the email all dates of that week you are available to work 12 or more hours, age, wardrobe sizes (height, weight, measurements, and shoe size) Where you are located, phone number and a head and body shot that will be shown to the Director so please nothing offensive. Also include any acting experience you have, if any, (some roles could end up being upgraded) Also make a note if you have a Boston accent. THIS IS A PAID JOB!
(4 caucasian housewives 30 - 35 yrs old
2 will be chosen)
(4 caucasian old lady types 70 - 75 yrs old
1 will be chosen)
(4 caucasion middle aged men 45 - 55 yrs old
1 will be chosen)
(4 male EXPERIENCED joggers general extras
1 will be chosen, please include experience)
(4 caucasian old men 70 - 75 yrs old
1 will be chosen
must be able to climb and be on a ladder picking cherries and not be afreaid of heights)
They are looking for stand-ins too:
CASTING CALL FOR STAND-INS- I am looking for a female stand-in one that has long brown hair and one that has short blonde hair and would be willing to cut hair if need be. She is 5ft 4" and you must have open availability starting next week-middle of Aug. This will shoot in Wilmington and Southport area. I need a clear head and body shot, all your measurements and sizes, height, where you are located, age, a phone number. Email firstname.lastname@example.org subject line: Female lead stand-in
CASTING CALL FOR MALE STAND-IN I need a white male that is 6ft 4" with dark brown hair. You must have open availability starting next week-middle of Aug. This will shoot in Wilmington and Southport area. I need a clear head and body shot, all your measurements and sizes, height, where you are located, age, a phone number.
Email email@example.com subject line: Male lead stand-in. PLEASE INCLUDE ANY STAND-IN EXPERIENCE.
Safe Haven follows a young woman who moves to a small North Carolina town, while trying to escape her past, where she falls for a loving widowed father. Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough will star.
If you spot Safe Haven filming in North Carolina this summer, let us know about it at firstname.lastname@example.org!