On Location Vacations has the scoop on The Host filming in New Mexico:
A recent call states the New Mexico portion of shooting will take place in Albuquerque and Farmington from4/9/12-4/28/12.
Based on the novel by Stephenie Meyer, The Host, which stars Saoirse Ronan, Jake Abel, William Hurt, and Diane Kruger, revolves around Melanie Stryder, “one of the last human beings who fight against a harmful alien, Souls. She is later implanted by a Soul called Wanderer, something of a legend because of all of the ‘hosts’ she has attached to on numerous planets. Trying to get Melanie to give up the remaining pockets of humans, the alien instead finds her to be unique. Wanderer is so overwhelmed by Melanie’s memories and feelings that the alien is driven to reconnect with Melanie’s old life.”
You can check out the full casting call below:
On Location Casting Currently submitting photos to Director for the featured film “The Host” which will film in Albuquerque and Farmington from 4/9/12-4/28/12.
Director will picture pick every single extra, NO exceptions! He will NOT consider anyone with a black & white photo and is requesting one Head/Face shot and one Full Body shot of each person. If you don’t have both photos in your profile, you may not be considered. Bad quality, blurry, stretched, photos with more than one person – will NOT be considered. Check your profile if you want to work on this project!! UPDATE YOUR PHOTOS and CONTACT INFORMATION!! We are gearing up quickly and are actively submitting photos now!!
Female Seekers will be 5’9″ and taller. Male Seekers will be 6’0″ and taller. ALL Souls will be 5’4″ and taller. MUST be willing/able to wear colored contact lenses that will be provided by Production.
To submit, visit http://www.facebook.com/onlocationcasting.