The production team will start filming on the Disney Original Movie High School Musical 4 in August 2016. Disney Channel is casting actors between the ages of 14 and 17 to play the roles. The roles are available for both females and males to portray students of East High Wildcats, and students of West High Knights.
In order to be considered for a role, it is important that all talent has legal eligibility to work on movies and television productions in Los Angeles, USA.
Team Behind High School Musical 4
Jeffrey Hornaday, the two time DGA nominee will choreograph and direct High School Musical 4. The script is written by Dan Berendsen, and Peter Barsocchini, the 3 time Daytime Emmy Award winner. Hornaday previously worked on movies like Teen Beach and Teen Beach 2. Barsocchini worked on scripts for High School Musical and High School Musical 2. Dan Berendsen has previously worked on smilar productions like Camp Rock 2, The Cheetah Girls, Wizards of Waverly Place the Movie, and Hannah Montana the Movie.
The High School Musical franchise has held more than 225 million viewers all over the world. The second movie, High School Musical 2 was rated as the top rated movie of all time by the Disney Channel. High School Musical was open in theatres and set a whole new record for the biggest opening weekend for a musical. The fourth movie is set to air on Disney Channel in 2018.
In order to be considered it is important that you are legally eligible to work in televised productions in the country. Casting directors are looking for teens, both males and females from any ethnicity between 14 and 17 years of age for the starring roles. Previous acting experience is not required. Initial Roles to be cast are listed below:
Erin is the only female soccer player in the school team. She has a crush on another player in her team, Derek. His bad boy reputation gives Erin second thoughts.
Derek may look like a tough kid on the outside, but has a big heart. He is not only an exceptional soccer player; he is also a very talented dancer and helps out at his family studio by teaching others to dance.
Campbell is the cousin of Sharpay and Ryan from the prequels and like family is star of the theatre. He is also the captain of the soccer team. Campbell has a crush on Erin, who like Derek.
Tamara wants to regain her former status as a high school queen bee and is currently the captain of the school cheer leading team.
Nathalie is Erin’s best friend and another cheerleader.
You do not have to attend the in person casting calls if you cannot make it. You can still be considered by the casting director by sending your details directly.
Place the role you are submitting for on the outside of the envelope on top of the casting director’s address.
High School Musical 4
Jason La Padura
La Padura & Hart Casting
500 S. Buena Vista Street
Old Animation Building 2D-16
Burbank, CA 91521
No phone calls or drop off will be entertained.