HBO Film “The Normal Heart” Starring Julia Roberts Open Casting Call

Project Casting

Casting directors will be holding an open casting call for the HBO Film “The Normal Heart”

Glee‘s Jonathan Groff and Joe Mantello have been cast in The Normal Heart,HBO‘s original movie adaptation of the Tony-winning Larry Kramer play, which is being written by Kramer and directed by Ryan Murphy.

They join Julia Roberts, Mark Ruffalo, Matt Bomer, Jim Parsons and Taylor Kitsch in the pic, which tells the story of the onset of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s.

Production is slated to begin later this year in New York for a 2014 debut.

If you are interested in joining Julia Roberts, and other lead actors in this major HBO film, see the casting call information below:

HBO Film “The Normal Heart” Open Casting Call Information


Grant Wilfley Casting is holding an open casting call for the HBO film The Normal Heart.

Seeking background extras to portray: Gay Male Beach Party Goers, Activists, Bathhouse Goers, & AIDS Patients. The film begins shooting in New York in June.

Open casting call will be held on Thursday, May 23rd from 10a-12p for SAG-AFTRA members and 1-4pm for NONUNION at The LGBT Center at 208 W. 13th Street, New York, NY 10011. No experience necessary.

Be prepared to have a digital photo taken.


Casting Call Update:

Casting directors are seeking extras for the upcoming play turned feature film. Please see the following casting call notice below for more details:

The normal heart open casting call