Beach Boys Biopic Launches Casting Call In Los Angeles
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
The Beach Boys biopic, Love & Mercy, is currently in production in Los Angeles and will star John Cusack, Paul Giamatti and Paul Dano. According to published reports, the film will chronicle Brian Wilson's battle with mental illness and the love that allowed him to overcome. Giamatti will play Dr. Landy who served as Wilson's therapist and overstepped his professional bounds when he got so involved with Wilson's life.
Dano and Cusack will play Wilson during various points in his life. The film is being produced independently by Bill Pohland, John Wells and Claire Rudnick Polstein.
The project is currently casting for Caucasian female between the ages of 18-28 who is 5'10 or taller to play the girlfriend of the lead actor. There's also a call for a tall very blonde male who is Casucasiian between the ages 18-25. Extras are also needed for the a Beach Boys concert scene set in 1960s.