Casting Call for ‘The Young and the Restless’


The casting team of Y&R is holding an open casting call on 5th August 2016, Friday from 4 to 7 pm. The team is looking for talented individuals for a walk on role in an episode of ‘The Young and the Restless’.

About the Series

The number 1 daytime drama for over 20 years on CBS, the team is all set to shoot its 42nd season. The show offers complete entertainment featuring rivalries, hope and fear and romance in Genoa City. The love and lives of the five families (Abbott, Newman, Winters, Baldwin and Chancellor) have been going on through generations.

Premiered in 1973, the show continues to set new standards with amazing and socially-conscious storylines, sensuality, strong characters and romance.

Casting Details

For a walk on role in an episode of The Young and the Restless, join WTAJ and NutriMost State College on August 5th from 4 to 7 pm. Auditions will be conducted on first come first serve basis.

To participate, bring the completed release form and other documents to the casting event. To improve your chances of selection it is advisable to carefully learn the script in advance. The auditions will be held at NutriMost State College, 2603 East College Avenue, Suite B, State College, PA 16801

Casting Requirements

Here are the requirements you must meet:

  1. US resident

  2. Should be above 18 years of age

  3. Should not be an employee of CBS, or any other TV station associated with CBS

Registration Process

If you’re interested and meet the casting requirements, then you must register in person. For registration:

  • Bring your Government issued ID as a proof of your US residency and age

  • A recent photograph and a headshot

  • Resume

  • Complete and signed copy of the printed released form

Also please note that participants should not wear any type of clothing items that have sports team or designer names, brand names or logos or celebrity names.

If you meet all the qualification requirements & if time permits, you may be asked to perform/ act out a producer provided scene on camera.

The casting team will select 10 people and submit the list to CBS. The network will then select one person and that person will receive SAG/AFTRA contract, guaranteeing compensation as a performer in the serial for 1 episode.

So what are you waiting for? Apply now! You might be the lucky one. This is the perfect opportunity for you to realize your dream and become a part of the most talked about and seen TV series in America, The Young and the Restless.