Full list of Big Brother 12 Open Casting Calls – The Big Brother tryout team is doing a cross country trip to cast season 12 of the very popular reality show. This is the most complete list I found for the open audition dates and locations. Please make sure to call the location ahead of time to double check address and time if you are planning on attending any of the calls.
Also, since this is such a popular show, keep in mind these auditions may be crowded. Make sure to check with the individual locations to find out how early aspiring contestants should be there and how many people the casting directors will see that day.
Louisiana – Sat, March 27th 1PM to 3PM at Brian Harris Chrysler Jeep, 11955 Airline Hwy, Baton Rouge, LA 70817
Oklahoma – Sat, March 27th 11AM to 3PM at Hard Rock Hotel, 777 W. Cherokee St., Catoosa, OK 74015
California – Sat, March 27th 11AM to 3PM at 650 NORTH, 650 North La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90069
Illinois – Thurs, April 1st 6PM to 8PM at Cronies Grill, 9032 N. 2nd St. Machesney Park, IL 61115
Texas – Thurs, April 1st 2PM to 6PM at Hill Country Galleria Amphitheater, 12700 Hill Country Blvd. Bee Cave, TX 78738
Louisiana – Fri, April 2nd 5PM to 9PM at Hard Rock Cafe New Orleans, 418 N. Peters St. New Orleans, LA 70130
Ohio – Sat, April 3rd 2PM to 6PM at BlackFinn Restaurant and Saloon, 19 East 7th Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Arizona – Sat, April 3rd 1PM to 5PM at Sandbar Mexican Grill, 7200 West Ray Rd Chandler, AZ 85226
Florida – Sat, April 3rd 12PM to 3PM at The Dubliner Irish Pub, 2307 Azeele St. Tampa, FL 33609
Massachusetts – Sat, April 3rd 11AM to 3PM at Bell In Hand Tavern, 45 Union Street Boston, MA 02108
Pennsylvania – Wed, April 7th 2PM to 8PM at TGI Friday’s Waterfront, 185 Waterfront Dr. East Homestead, PA 15120
North Carolina – Wed, April 7th 4PM to 8PM at Battleground Kia, 2927 Battleground Avenue Greensboro, NC 27408
DC – Sat, April 10th 1PM to 4PM at Madam’s Organ Restaurant & Bar, 2461 18th St. NW Washington, DC 20009
Louisiana – Sat, April 10th 10AM to ?? at Alexandria Mall, 3437 Masonic Dr. Alexandria, LA 71301
Oregon – Sat, April 10th 1PM to 5PM at On Deck Sports Bar & Grill, 910 NW 14th Avenue Portland, OR 97209
Missouri – Sat, April 10th 2PM to 6PM at Nick and Jake’s Bar & Grill, 6830 W. 135th Overland Park, KS 66223
New Mexico – Sat, April 10th 10:30AM to 4PM at Buffalo Thunder Resort, 30 Buffalo Thunder Trail, Santa Fe, NM 87506
Texas – Sat, April 10th 2PM to 6PM at Fort Worth Arts Festival CBS’ Booth, 601 Main St., Fort Worth, TX 76102
Nevada – Sat, April 10th 12PM to 4PM at Hard Rock Cafe, 3771 S. Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89101
Georgia – Sun, April 11th 11AM to 3PM at Hard Rock Cafe, 215 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30303
Ohio – Wed, April 14th 4PM to 9PM at The Barley House, 1265 W. 6th St. Cleveland, OH 44113
Tennessee – Fri, April 30th 5PM to 9PM at McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon, 134 Second Ave. North Nashville, TN 37201
North Carolina – Sat, May 1st 12PM to 3PM at “Strike City” at the Epicenter, 210 E. Trade St. Charlotte, NC 28202
Illinois – Sat, May 1st 12PM to 4PM at Mad River Bar & Grill, 2909 North Sheffield Ave. Chicago, IL 60657
If you cannot attend one of the Big Brother Open Calls, the producers are accepting mailed in applications.
BIG BROTHER 12 APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:
Applications MUST be written clearly or typed and MUST be accompanied by a videotape. The videotape must meet the following restrictions:
1) Length: Maximum length is two (2) minutes. Anything over two minutes will not be considered.
2) Format: We will accept all formats with the exception of Hi-8, 8MM and Beta (VHS, mini DV, DVD are all welcome).
3) Content: Tell us who you are and why you would make the ultimate housemate on Big Brother. Be creative!
4) Deadline: March 19, 2010, subject to change without notice.
All materials you send us (including videotape and photos) will be retained by Producers and become the property of the Producers and will not be returned to you whether or not you are selected as a participant. Any expenses you incur during the application process including postage, shipping and materials preparation (videotape, photos, etc.) are your sole responsibility. Producers will not reimburse you for these expenses. Only one entry per person is allowed. All decisions of the Producers are final and absolute and not subject to inquiry.
Applications will only be considered if they are complete. Complete applications consist of the following:
1) Completed Application Form
2) Two-minute videotape labeled clearly with your name and city/region number.
3) Two color photographs of yourself, each clearly labeled on the back with your name and city/region number. One must be a close-up of your face, the other must be a full-length photo of your entire (clothed) body. Polaroids are acceptable as long as we can clearly see you.
4) Identification – Attach a copy of your driver’s license, in addition to a social security card, passport or birth certificate.
Send your application and videotape submission to the following address:
Big Brother (Region #___)
P.O. Box 520
11271 Ventura Blvd
Studio City, CA 91604
In parenthesis after “Big Brother” on the mailing label, print the region number of the city located closest to your home:
10. New Orleans
13. Kansas City
Unfortunately, we will not be able verify that we have received your application. If you like, you may wish to send your application package via an expedited courier (such as Fed Ex or UPS). They will provide a tracking number that you can use to verify the receipt of your package. Producers are not
responsible for lost applications.
If you are selected for an interview, you will be advised so by the Producers shortly before the interview is scheduled. If you are selected to participate in the final selection process, you will be so advised by the Producers shortly before the final selection process is scheduled.
Producers reserve the right to change the terms of the application and the production schedule at anytime. Producers reserve the right to change the eligibility requirements and any other application rules in its sole discretion at any time with or without notice on a specific, case-by-case basis or across the entire applicant pool. Producers also reserve the right to not hold any participant applicant interviews, or to modify the manner in which it conducts participant applicant interviews, or to not produce the program Big Brother at all.