Casting Calls'A Man Called Otto' Open Casting Call

‘A Man Called Otto’ Open Casting Call


A Man Called Otto starring Tom Hanks cast, casting calls, auditions, and news you should know.

Casting directors are now casting, actors, models, and influencers to work on scenes filming in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania this April 2022.


Producers are seeking and hiring the following types:

  • Background Actors
  • Stand-ins
  • Extras

How to apply?

To audition for a role in the upcoming Tom Hanks feature film, A Man Called Otto, check out the casting call breakdowns below.

A Man Called Otto Extras Casting Call

Everything We Know About ‘ A Man Called Otto.’


Marc Forster will direct ‘A Man Called Otto,’ an American comedy-drama film based on the book A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman. It is the second time that the novel A Man Called Ove has been adapted for the screen; it was previously done in 2015 by Hannes Holm.


The film will star Tom Hanks as the titular figure, with Mariana Treviño, Rachel Keller, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Cameron Britton, and Mike Birbiglia among the cast.


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After moving in, a moody retiree forms an unexpected bond with his attractive new neighbors.



  • Tom Hanks as Otto
  • Mariana Treviño
  • Rachel Keller
  • Manuel Garcia-Rulfo
  • Cameron Britton
  • Mike Birbiglia




Tom Hanks joined the cast of A Man Called Ove, an adaptation of the 2016 Swedish film, in September 2017. The project was announced by Gary Goetzman, Rita Wilson, and Fredrik Wikström Nicastro of SF Studios.


In January 2022, Marc Forster was confirmed as the film’s director, with David Magee drafting the screenplay.


On February 10, 2022, It was reported that Sony Pictures had purchased the rights to the film for approximately $60 million in the European Film Market.


Filming began in February 2022 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is expected to wrap production in May 2022.



It will be premiere on December 25, 2022.


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