According to MovieHole.Net, director Jon Favreauâ€™s â€œJersey Boysâ€, based on the stage musical of the same name, has begun casting.
The flick, penned by â€œGladiatorâ€ scribe John Logan, will shoot January 2013 in New York and New Jersey. Producers are currently out to fill the key roles. Here’s how they’re describing the “Frankie Valli” character:
FRANKIE VALLI: 20-29 yrs old. 5 ft 8 or under, Italian-American. A small, tenacious, scrappy kid from a tough neighborhood with an unusually high, clear falsetto, Frankie is desperate to join the group that becomes the Four Seasons. Talented, hardworking and determined to succeed, the group takes off once he joins. He is fiercely loyal, but his strong moral compass starts to stray during his years on tour with the popular group. ABILITY TO SING TENOR PART AND STRONG FALSETTO UP TO A TREBLE G A PLUS. LEAD.
Click HERE to see how they’re describing the Tommy DeVito, Bob Gaudio, and Nick Massi characters.
Wow! We better hurry up & do some JBB polls on the Bob Gaudio & Nick Massi characters!!
Okay, you guys have some interesting opinions! After reading the descriptions of the actors who need to fill the roles–any new suggestions on who should star in the JB movie?!