An Australia wide casting search has been launched for the lead child role in an upcoming Steven Spielberg film.
McGregor Casting are currently searching Australia wide for a 6-9 year old boy to play a lead role in a film that will be directed by Steven Spielberg. The film, titled THE KIDNAPPING OF EDGARDO MORTARA, is based on the novel by David Kertzer and tells the story of a young Italian Jewish boy who is stolen from his family and forcibly raised as a Christian.
This is an OPEN casting call and all are invited to apply.
The requirements? The young male actor must be able to pass as a 6 year old and appear to be Jewish Italian.
They describe the role as a “unique and very challenging opportunity for a truly special boy”.
Anyone thinking their son may be suitable for consideration is encouraged to apply via the below link.