UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif.
April 12, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTC: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today that Camelot Distribution Group's co-production with Fromage Pictures, WIENER DOG NATIONALS, has begun casting as it continues its fundraising efforts through a mixture of private equity, product placement and crowd funding on
has begun casting the "Jack Family." He has just signed teen musical sensation
(Nickelodeon's "Victorious") to play "Skip" (older brother) and is in negotiations for the role of "Phil" (father). Peterson is currently holding a nationwide search for the lead role of the son "Danny" age 11.
"We are looking at both known and unknown talent for the role of Danny," said Director Peterson. "He is such an important aspect of this film, that we are determined to find the right kid, whether that be someone here in
or throughout the rest of the U.S."
Fans of the project can contribute to the campaign on the
website in exchange for signed memorabilia, access to behind the scenes information and footage, as well as "Special Thanks" in the credits for them and their pets.
WIENER DOG NATIONALS is a family friendly live action film about a family that unites when their newly adopted dachshund races for the championship title. With marketing support from hotdog chain Wienerschitzel, the film originates from the actual Wiener Nationals dachshund races held every year all over the country.
"It's great to see this project come to life," said Co-President of Distribution
. "We'll be premiering a teaser trailer at
in May and look forward to pre-selling a handful of territories."
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