Today Extra-Casting.com is reporting that Skyline Films and Wigram Productions in association with SKA Films and Davis Entertainment are now in production on the Warner Bros. Pictures spy-fi feature film "The Man from U.N.C.L.E.", and the extras casting directors are hiring people for general extras and featured background actors. A casting call has gone out for people who have pre-1965 era automobiles to appear in the film with their car, for a memorable and iconic scene involving Grand Prix racing. The film is based on the 1960's NBC television series of the same name. Principal photography will take place in England, as well as Rome and Naples in Italy.
Teen Choice Awards winner Henry Cavill is playing the role of Napoleon Solo, while two-time Screen Actors Guild Awards nominee Armie Hammer plays Illya Kuryakin. Other cast members include BAFTA Awards nominee Alicia Vikander, Golden Globe Award winner Hugh Grant, Primetime Emmy Award nominee Jared Harris, and rising star Elizabeth Debicki.
BAFTA Awards nominee Guy Ritchie is directing "The Man from U.N.C.L.E." from a screenplay that he wrote with his production partner Lionel Wigram, who is a former Warner Bros. executive. Also producing is BAFTA Awards nominee Steve Clark-Hall of Skyline Films, Black Reel Awards nominee John Davis of Davis Entertainment, and former Paramount Pictures exec Jeff Kleeman. Warner Bros. will handle domestic and international distribution.
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