Today TVShowAuditions.info is reporting that Ryan Murphy Productions is gearing up to begin shooting season five of the smash hit Fox series “Glee”, and the casting directors have sent out the first casting calls. They are auditioning talent for four new recurring roles, one male and three females. Extras for the series will be cast starting late July and will continue to be hired on an ongoing basis for the 22-episode season. The show was picked up for season five and six on April 19, 2013 for a total of 44 additional new episodes. Shooting will begin on Monday July 29th and will continue through early 2014. The show is a single-camera setup that films at Paramount Studios in Hollywood, California.
Alexis Martin Woodall, Michael Novick, Kenneth Silverstein, Robert Del Valle, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa are the series producers. Primetime Emmy Award winner Ryan Murphy, four-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Brad Falchuk, and three-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Ian Brennan are the show’s creators and executive producers with Murphy serving as showrunner. Three-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee Bradley Buecker in co-executive producer.
Season five will air in two sections – the first in Spring, 2014 and the second in Fall, 2014. The show airs Thursdays at 9/8c on Fox.
Details on how talent can submit for acting roles, and registration information for extras can be found on the following casting post:
“Glee” Season 5 Casting Calls
All talent must be legally eligible to work in the state of California and in the United States.
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