Are you an aspiring actor that has always wanted to audition for NBC executives and casting directors from NBC Entertainment? Well now is your chance to take advantage of a huge open call in New York at NBC studios. The casting team is looking for all types of people for a new project and friendly competition.
The competition is called “The ABFF StarProject.” It is a competition designed to provide opportunities for all types of actors and actresses. Regarding the competition, an NBC executive stated, “NBC hopes to open the door to more diversity in Hollywood. Diversity is good business. We’ve learned through demographic research that audiences for TV and content are changing and expanding.”
They are holding several open calls all over the U.S. to fill this competition. NBC is giving aspiring actors the ability to show casting teams and producers your acting potential. Along with dozens of casting opportunities, the winner will receive a huge package full of perks that will help you with your acting portfolio.
One winner will receive
- Roundtrip airfare to Miami, FL to attend the American Black Film Festival June 15-18 2018
- 4-night hotel stay in Miami
- SoBe Festival Pass to attend exclusive screening and Opening & Closing Night VIP Parties
- Scholarship to participate in the Tasha Smith’s Acting Workshop
- VIP access to the NBCUniversal Short Film Festival semi-finals in August in New York and the finale in October in Los Angeles (travel & hotel not included)
- Name announcement in the ABFF press release
- Introductions to NBCUniversal Casting Executives
- $1,000 Cash grant towards new headshots or acting classes
NEW YORK OPEN CALL:
When: March 29-30, 2018
8am Registration Begins
9am Auditions Begin
Where: Ripley Grier Studios in New York
This is a tremendous opportunity for young or aspiring actors to attend a competition with hundreds of perks. Not only will you have the chance to show your stuff in front of NBC professionals, you will have the chance to win a package full of things that will help you launch your career. NBC is giving you the chance to pursue your career without knowing an industry professional to get you in the door. They are opening up their doors to the public and providing hours of auditions to actors that feel they have the chance to work for them!