The Accountant Starring Ben AffleckIf the career of a Hollywood star is a roller coaster than consider this as yet another high point for Mr. Ben Affleck. Fresh off of a string of critical and commercial successes both as a director (The Town, Argo) and as a performer (Gone Girl) and his highly publicized casting as the next Batman, Affleck is quite simply on fire. Now he has decided upon his next acting project titled The Accountant and the producers and casting directors have begun their search for fresh faces to be a part of it. Casting calls for a number of roles are being held now and submissions are being accepted today.The Accountant will star 2-time Academy Award winner Affleck (Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Good Will Hunting, Phantoms) as a talented forensic accountant who has a very dangerous specialty – he fixes the books of some of the biggest criminals in town. Soon this number-cruncher will find himself in over his head and on the run from both his seedy clients and the FBI.Joining Affleck in this sophisticated thriller is a sterling cast that will feature the immense talents of Oscar nominee Anna Kendrick (The Twilight Saga: New Moon, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, What to Expect When You’re Expecting), Jon Bernthal (The Walking Dead, The Wolf of Wall Street, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian), Golden Globe winner Jeffrey Tambor (Arrested Development, The Larry Sanders Show, And Justice For All…), 2-time Academy Award nominee John Lithgow (How I Met Your Mother, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, 3rd Rock from the Sun) and Oscar Winner J.K. Simmons (Whiplash, The Closer, Spider-Man). The film will be directed by the magnificent Sundance Film Festival Award winner Gavin O’Connor (Miracle, Warrior, The Americans) from a script by Bill Dubuque (The Judge). Casting calls for this incredible new production are happening now and will continue throughout the duration of the shoot. Interested actors can submit themselves for consideration for all available roles by sending emails here CPAExtras@gmail.com. Further details on this project will be posted as soon as they are received so be sure to check back for more audition information and leave a message below and tell us what you think of this story and why you would like your chance at participating in The Accountant starring Ben Affleck.