Steven Spielberg’s new movie Ready Player One is holding nationwide open casting call and is now accepting video auditions for lead roles in the new movie.

Casting directors Ellen Lewis and Debbie DeLisi Casting are now casting several lead roles in the new Spielberg movie. Casting directors are looking for kid and teen actors to audition for roles in the movie. Producers are especially looking for Asian-American actors to work on the upcoming Steven Spielberg movie.

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Casting directors are casting the following roles:

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.


About Ready Player One:

Ready Player One

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Ready Player One is based on Ernest Cline’s novel in which a large percentage of the world live their lives in a virtual reality platform known as OASIS. The movie follows the journey of a teenager who puts his gaming skills to use in a treasure hunt designed by a Silicon Valley type billionaire. When he wins the game, Wade learns that there are others willing to kill him to learn what he knows.


To audition for a role on Ready Player One, check out the casting call details below:

Ready Player One Casting Call

Ready Player One

Accepting nationwide submissions for a Steven Spielberg film “READY PLAYER ONE” (based on the novel by Ernest Cline). Incredible opportunity! Casting Directors: Ellen Lewis & Debbie DeLisi CASTING:

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.

Ready Player One

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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 website.

Note: There is NEVER a fee to submit. Any such claim is fraudulent & should be reported at once. Deadline 2/16/16.

If you’d like to receive additional speaking role casting notices for Ready Player One, email the casting directors at [email protected] w/your first & last name in subject line, along w/primary city/state of residence.


If you are not local and/or do not fit the description, do not apply

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