Dallas TX Television Commercial
A TV Commercial filming in the Dallas / Ft. Worth area is now casting REAL football players for next week.
The spot does require an in person audition in the DFW area which will be held on the 13th or 14th. Callbacks will be scheduled for the 17th and the project will film on the 25th.
The casting directors for the commercial are hoping to find NFL level players, former pros, minor league and ex-college players. The scenes that will be filming will involve playing some full contact football. The project will pay SAG scale.
Here is the casting notice:
REAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS FOR COMMERCIAL
MALES – 24-35 years old, any ethnicity
Think NFL level of build and play – professionals, former professionals, minor-league and ex-collegiate players. You will be performing full contact scrimmages with real blocking and tackles for callbacks and on set if chosen.
No current or possible college players. Period. Under UIL rules you will be disqualified from college play.
Audition Dates – Friday June 13 or Saturday June 14, 2014
Callback Date – Tuesday June 17, 2014
Shoot Date – Wednesday June 25, 2014
Rate – Approximately $600 for the shoot date + residuals and usage for National Broadcast, Syndication, Cable, Internet and New Media. All participants will be paid in accordance with the SAG/AFTRA All Standard Provisions and Guidelines. Depending on eventual usage, it could be well into the $1,000s.
Location – DFW area, local hire.
Casting Directors – Tisha Blood + Matthew Taylor of Buffalo Casting
To be considered – You must be available for one of the audition dates, the callback date and the shoot date. No exceptions. Please email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject ARE YOU READY FOR SOME FOOTBALL! Include picture of yourself, your age, height and weight, your position, football experience and your contact information. If selected, we will contact you.
BTW, there is another project in the DFW area that is also looking for football players – “My All American” Football Film Needs lots of Paid Extras for Stadium Scenes in Dallas