Guest Author - Ingrid Stamatson
The motherlode of casting calls is on the MTV pages with about 70 various casting calls. They are not good about putting dates in the descriptions, so you will need to check each one that you are interested in.
Here is a small sampling of the kinds of shows / contestants they are looking for.
Have a score to settle? Bring it to DANCE JUSTICE
This ia a new show in which problems and disagreements are settled by a dance-off!
“ We are looking for different situations; best friend dented your car and won't pay you back, your boyfriend or girlfriend ditched you after you bought them expensive concert tickets and they never paid you back etc, or maybe you have an old score to settle.”
Looking for fun, hip, energetic people 18 & over who are local to the Southern California area that want to put an end to their REAL problems.
Both parties will receive a $250 appearance fee and the winner gets up to $500.
Email your name, age, all your contact info, and a description of your case to email@example.com
MAKING THE BAND 4 Season Finale
This Sunday August 26th, MTV will be hosting the Season Finale of Making The Band 4.
They are looking for die hard fans that want to help give advice to Diddy live on television via webcam – from your place.
You must be free on Sunday, have access to a webcam, and must be a fan of the series.
Email them at Trlwebcam@mtv.com -- put in the Subject Heading "Making the Band 4"
Include all your contact info:
Age: (Must be 16-25 yrs old)
J-Peg/ Myspace Link:
Answer this question: Why do you think you should help Diddy pick the band?
Do You See God?
Have you had a vision or a spiritual experience that changed your life forever? Have you been afraid to tell people what happened? If you appear to be between 16 and 30 and have witnessed a miracle or extraordinary event that made you believe in God, MTV wants to hear from you. E-mail us right away at firstname.lastname@example.org. including your name, the best times to reach you, and of course your amazing tale.
Pimp My Ride Casting Call!
If you are interested in auditioning for the show you must meet the following criteria:
1. You must be between the ages of 18-28 years old and legally own the vehicle you want on the show. You must have the insurance and registration of the car in your name, and you will be asked to bring proof with you to the audition.
2. You must live in the Southern California only. If you do not live in our area you can e-mail us @ PMRCASTING@MTVSTAFF.COM and include your name, phone number, pictures of your car, and a brief description of how your car ended up in the condition that its in, and when we decide to go nationwide with the show you will be contacted.
3. If you meet the above criteria please call our casting hotline at 310-907-2688 and leave us your name, what type of car you own, city where you live, and your phone number clearly and we will call you back to discuss auditioning for the show. To speed up the process to be considered for the show please e-mail us pictures of your car, a brief description on how your car ended up in its current condition, and your name, age, city where you live, and phone number to PMRCASTING@MTVSTAFF.COM. Please only leave one message, your call will be returned. Also check back with our hotline to hear if we will be holding future open casting calls in your area.
2007-PARENTAL-CONTROL is now casting hot, fun guys and girls for the fourth season.
Here’s a chance to go on an all-expenses-paid date. You must be a Los Angeles, California area resident and appear to be between the ages of 18-24. All ethnicities and sexual preferences wanted.
If interested, please email your name, age, city/town you live in, phone number and some recent photos of yourself to: Parentalcontrol.email@example.com
MALE VIRGINS Wanted For Reality Series
They are looking for male virgins, ages 18 and older, to be on a show to find a girlfriend. Applicants must live in the Los Angeles area and basically have no experience with the opposite sex.
If that is you (why would you admit it?) - send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
Name, Where you live, Phone Numbers, E-mail Addresses and include a current photograph and a brief history of your love life.
DOCUMENTARY Are you engaged and getting married this year?
Looking for engaged 18-21 people as they want to shoot all of the excitement of your engagement and wedding for a new documentary series.
“Who says you're too young to get married? You think you're ready. This is going to be the biggest day in your life. Are you psyched? Are you overwhelmed? What about all of the planning? Have you met your future in-laws? Are you anxious about that? Who's coming to the wedding? What are you fighting about along the way? What's bringing you closer together? Are you going to go through with it? Maybe you'll elope!!!”
Email them at: email@example.com with details about when you are getting married and where and why this is important to you. Also be sure to include your name, address, home phone, cell phone, work phone, email address and a digital photo or two of you and your fiancé if possible.
Good Luck and see YOU on TV!