Austin, TX – July 5, 2011 – The CW Austin will hold an open casting call on Wednesday, July 6, 2011 for the hit reality show AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL on The CW. The call will be held at iPic Theater located in The Domain in Austin at 3225 Amy Donovan Plaza, Austin, TX 78758 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Casting is looking for females, ages 18 to 27, of diverse backgrounds, shapes, sizes with a minimum height requirement of 5’7” tall. Those wanting to participate should log on to thecwaustin.com to download an application and review the eligibility requirements.
AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL follows a group of young women of various backgrounds, shapes and sizes who live together and vie for a grand prize which will include a modeling contract. The finalists compete in a highly accelerated modeling boot camp, a crash course to modeling fame that includes mentoring by supermodel Tyra Banks and exposure to high-profile fashion industry gurus, all under 24-hour-a-day surveillance of the “America’s Next Top Model” cameras, which chronicle every move.
Open Call requirements:
- All contestants need to have a completed application and waiver upon arrival.
Complete list of Eligibility requirements and application are available at thecwaustin.com
- All contestants must bring legible COPIES of either:
1) United States passport and driver’s license
2) Social Security card and birth certificate
- All contestants will need to bring three photographs of themselves with their first and last name written on the back. (There will not be pictures taken that day by The CW.)
- For ALL casting call requirements contestants can log onto thecwaustin.com.
At the casting call applicants will record a three-minute video of them modeling and answering questions about why they want to be America’s next top model to accompany their application and photographs.
Numbers in line will be given out starting at 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday, July 6th. The number of people who want to have an audition may exceed the allotted time. Once the numbers in line for the estimated number of contestants who can be accommodated in six hours of taping has been given out, The CW will not be taking/taping any other applicants.
AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL is produced by 10 by 10 Entertainment in association with Bankable Productions. The executive producers are Ken Mok ("Making the Band"), Tyra Banks and Laura Fuest. The series was created by Tyra Banks and developed by Mok and Kenya Barris.