Tag: Audition Tapes

Watch: Robert Downey Jr.’s Screen Test for ‘Iron Man’

What's interesting is it shows Downey playing the character with less humor than his on-screen performance

Watch: Caitriona Balfe and Sam Heaughan’s ‘Outlander’ Screen Test

This was Balfe's final screen test, while co-star Sam Heaughan had already been cast as Jamie.

Watch: Kelly Marie Tran’s ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Audition

The video features clips of Tran's audition and includes clips of director Rian Johnson explaining what he was looking for in casting Rose

Watch: Daisy Ridley’s ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Audition

Ridely was asked to perform one of the movie's most intense scenes -- the torture scene with Kylo Ren -- during her audition.

Watch: Evangeline Lilly’s ‘Lost’ Audition

Check out the audition that grabbed the attention of the Lost creators above!

Watch: Josh Holloway’s ‘Lost’ Audition

Holloway's audition demonstrates the charm that worked so well for the character.

Watch: Matthew Fox’s ‘Lost’ Audition

The audition clip shows why Fox won over Abrams.

Watch: Dafne Keen’s ‘Logan’ Screen Test

Just check out the intensity in her face as she goes toe-to-toe with Hugh Jackman.

Watch: Jason Momoa’s War Dance Audition for ‘Game of Thrones’

"On Game of Thrones, [Drogo] doesn’t say much. So how do you convey him? There’s nothing in the script." - Jason Momoa

Watch: Neve Campbell’s ‘Scream’ Screen Test

Here's Neve Campbell's screen test from one of her most famous roles.

Watch: Linda Cardellini’s ‘Freaks and Geeks’ Audition

Yesterday, seventeen years ago, the short-lived but acclaimed television series Freaks and Geeks aired its first of only 18 episodes

Watch: Mark Hamill’s Audition for ‘Star Wars’

In this audition clip, an extremely young-looking Hamill is a little soft-spoken as he auditions opposite Harrison Ford.

Watch: Evangeline Lilly’s Audition for ‘Lost’

Lilly's confidence in her performance is a clear highlight here, and the performance by the relatively unknown actress won over producers

Watch: Beyoncé Knowles Audition and Screen Test for ‘Dreamgirls’

Check out Beyonce's audition and screen test for 'Dreamgirls'.

Watch: Jack Gleeson Nailed His King Joffrey ‘Game of Thrones’ Audition

Gleeson can change in and out of character is startling. First he's asked to say a line as a typical teenager, and then he's asked to repeat it as a villain.

Watch: Megan Fox’s Audtion for ‘Transformers’

This is a clip from Megan Fox's audition for 'Transformers', her first major starring role.

Watch: This ‘Games of Thrones’ Audition Tape Will Show You Exactly Why These Actors Were Cast

These audition tapes, which include actors Natalie Dormer, Gwendoline Christie, Rose Leslie, are then cut to show the actual scenes from the show.

Watch: Jessica Alba’s ‘Get Smart’ Audition

Alba auditioned to play Agent 99 in the 2008 comedy opposite Steve Carell, but the role was given to Anne Hathaway

Watch: 12 Year-Old Chloë Grace Moretz’s Audition Tape for ‘Let Me In’

Moretz displayed talent from an early age. For example, in this 13 minute audition tape for 2010's Let Me In, 12 year-old Moretz portrays her mysterious vampire character with growing intensity.

Kurt Russell Explains that Time He Auditioned for Han Solo and Luke Skywalker

“The rumor is that I ‘turned down Star Wars,’ and I didn’t turn down Star Wars. But that’s the fun history of that” – Kurt Russell When it came to movies that dropped around the holidays, The Hateful Eight was probably the last one on the list that made people feel all jolly and merry inside. A western set in a Wyoming winter penned by Quentin Tarantino, audiences knew it was going to be a gruesome one. While the blood and gore was artful thanks to The Walking Dead’s Greg Nicotero, it didn’t stand a chance when it came to ... Read more