The actors will be performing a pivotal portrayal at World Youth Day next July.
Many other roles including Pontius Pilate, Simon of Cyrene, the 12 Apostles, Roman Soldiers, religious authorities as well as a crew of extras will also need filling.
The Stations of the Cross will be telecast live to the world on Friday 18 July 2008 from major Sydney CBD locations.
Organisers advise that acting experience is not necessary.
World Youth Day 2008 is looking for Jesus! (World Youth Day 2008 10/11/07)
LINKS (not necessarily endorsed by Church Resources)
World Youth Day 2008
Vatican delegation arrive for WYD (CathNews, 16/10/07)
WYD registrations exceeding expectations (CathNews, 04/09/07)
WYD to re-enact Jesus' passion and death (CathNews, 19/02/07)
>Sydney adopts Olympic traffic standards for WYD (CathNews, 22/1/07)
>WYD adopts solidarity pricing scheme (CathNews, 12/1/07)
>NSW Parliament gives assent to WYD enabling legislation (4/12/06)
>WYD08 in call for new generation of young leaders (CathNews, 2/11/06)
Charismatic Canadian bishop arrives to activate WYD school campaign (CathNews, 24/10/06)
Bridge walk for WYD08 pilgrims (6/10/06)
Musos to compete for WYD theme song (3/10/06)
World Youth Day sets up shop (CathNews, 27/9/06)
Sydney stretched for WYD08 space (CathNews, 25/9/06)
Married priests on agenda for new Eastern Rite bishops association (CathNews, 30/8/06)
Oceania bishops voice concern on climate change, AIDS (Cathnews, 15/8/06)
More places needed as 25,000 Americans expected for WYD08 (CathNews, 2/8/06)
Think big for WYD: NZ bishop (CathNews, 28/7/06)
Bishop Fisher unveils WYD plan (CathNews, 10/7/06)
12 Nov 2007