You Can Be Apart of “Transformers 5” Filming in Detroit!
Casting directors of the hit blockbuster movie, Transformers are now hiring actors, crew members, and extras for their newest addition to the series. Transformers 5: The Last Knight will begin filming in various locations around Detroit, and you can apply to be a apart of it all. Location scouts and Paramount Pictures vehicles have been seen around the area seeking prime locations to film. They were spotted outside a fenced-in area of the Farwell Building on Griswold Street in Downtown Detroit.
Transformers started filming in London on June 15th, but will now look to film scenes in Detroit starting next week. The extras casting director is Maryellen Aviano, and she has been Michael Bay’s extras casting director for several years. Peter Cullen is back as the voice actor for Optimus Prime, along with Mark Wahlberg as the main character. Sir Anthony Hopkins is rumored to have joined the cast as well. Michael Bay is producing the movie along with Steven Spielberg.
This next edition of Transformers will be the start of a new trilogy, and it will premiere sometime in 2017. The next two movies after that will premiere in June 2018 and June 2019. Basically, there will be a new Transformers movie every year for the next three or four years, so make sure to keep your eye out for casting calls in your area. The producers of this box office hit love to use Detroit as a location to film, so they will most likely keep coming back for years to come. In the meantime make sure to apply so that you can become an extra starting next week!