Steven Spielberg's "Fabelmans" Casting Call for the Lead Speaking Role

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Steven Spielberg's Fabelmans is now casting actors for the lead speaking role.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming this July to September. The upcoming feature film is directed by Steven Spielberg and is written by Tony Kushner.

Producers are seeking the following role:
  • Sammy - (Teenage Sammy) - Male - White - 14 -18 years old

About the Fabelmans:

Riz Ahmed Venom Riz Ahmed, Reid Scott, Tom Hardy and Michelle Williams at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Venom' held at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood, USA on October 1, 2018. (Tinseltown /

Oscar-winning director Steven Spielberg is creating a new movie about his childhood and growing up in Arizona. According to Deadline, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Tony Kushner will co-write the screenplay with Spielberg, who will direct the movie. Spielberg and Kushner recently worked on the upcoming West Side Story remake. Production is set to begin this July with a 2022 release planned.

Tony nominee Fosse/Verdon Emmy winner Michelle Williams is in talks to star in a role inspired by Spielberg’s mother. 

How to apply?

To audition for a role in the upcoming feature film, check out the casting call breakdown below.

The Fabelmans Casting Call

Open Casting Call


The Fabelmans

Directed by Steven Spielberg

Written by Steven Spielberg & Tony Kushner

Shoot Dates: Tent. Mid July - September 2021

Searching for Leading Role:  

  • Sammy - (Teenage Sammy) - Male - White - 14 -18 years old

Apply Now

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