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Disney have an opening for multiple children roles in upcoming Live-Action 'Moana'
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Disney have an opening for multiple children roles in upcoming Live-Action 'Moana'

Here's all the details for the Disney open casting for Moana.
17 June 2024 8:17AM

Disney has announced a virtual casting call for various children's roles in the live-action adaptation of 'Moana'.

There are already some actors from Aotearoa who have been announced, and now they're putting the casting call completely open for any kiwi kid to apply.

It's free to apply and there's no acting experience required. 

The daily role starts from approximately NZD $1956.29 - $2151.92 and weekly rates are NZD $6790-$7470 - so goooood. 

So what roles are available?

Moana - 4 years old: Actor to play a character that is female, 4 years, Pacific Islander. She is fearless and always drawn to the water, much to her father's displeasure. Little Moana is captivated by Gramma Tala's stories.

Moana - 8 years old: Actor to play a character that is female, 8 years, Pacific Islander. Lured by the horizon 'beyond the reef,' this little girl is already questioning her place in the world. She loves her family and is always the first one to help a person or creature in need. MUST SING.

For the younger Moana roles, they're looking for actors that can "play the younger version of this actor", 17-year-old Samoan Australian actor Catherine who's been selected to play the lead role.

Fale kids (1 to 3) and a village kid: Actors to play characters that are any gender, 4 to 6, Pacfiic Islander. Toddlers who are terrified by Gramma Tala's stories of demigods and demons. 

Young boy - Actor to play a character that is male, 6 to 10, Pacific Islander. A young boy who gets scared when the fire he's building erupts in flames. 

The Live-Action Moana's filming will take place in Georgia and Hawaiʻi, United States.