Winter’s Tale Starring Will Smith – MovieOne of the world’s most accomplished screenwriters is set to make his feature film directorial debut and he is bringing one of the most impressive casts of the year along with him. Akiva Goldsman’s Winter’s Tale will feature the incredible talents of Will Smith, Russell Crowe, Colin Farrell and William Hurt and auditions and casting calls for supporting roles alongside these fabulous stars are being held soon.Winter’s Tale is a true passion project for Goldsman, Oscar Winning scribe of such iconic films as A Beautiful Mind and The Da Vinci Code, as he has worked for over a decade to bring this supernatural tale based on the critically revered 1983 novel by Mark Helprin. Winter’s Tale takes place in turn of the century Manhattan and tells the story of a middle aged man named Peter Lake who plots to rob a fortress like mansion that he believes to be empty. As he begins his caper he realizes that the house is not empty and that Beverly Penn, the sickly young daughter of the homes owner, is there and a magically romance begins between the two. This is a powerful tale of love and the human soul and it’s film adaptation will be served greatly by the fantastically strong cast. Colin Farrell (In Bruges, The Recruit) will star as Pete Lake and Jessica Brown Findlay (Downton Abbey, Albatross) will portray the fair Beverly Penn with Academy Award Winners Crowe (Gladiator, The Insider), William Hurt (Kiss Of The Spider Woman, The Big Chill) and Eva Marie Saint (On The Waterfront, Superman Returns) in supporting roles alongside box office superstar and Oscar Nominee Will Smith (Men In Black, Ali) and rising talent Matt Bomer (White Collar, Magic Mike). This production will be poised for a bevy of award buzz in the coming year and will be an amazing career opportunity for any aspiring performer. Casting calls and auditions will take place soon and you can submit yourself today by going here sylviafaycasting.agencyprosoftware.com/talent/application.php. We will keep you updated throughout the casting process so stay tuned and leave a comment for us telling why you want to be a part of what could be next years first Oscar front runner Winter’s Tale.