Title: Walt Disney World Commercial Auditions for 2017
Date: 13 April 2017 6:22 pm
Disney has a new casting call that you can apply to! Animal Kingdom Park is searching for families and older couples for a video shoot. Disney auditions are being held in Chicago. The project will shoot at Disney World in Orlando, Florida. This is a great opportunity for children and adults as you don’t have to have any acting experience to be considered. The Disney casting call is looking for a couple with at least two children but have up to five kids. Parents should be in their 30s to 40s and kids should be ages 4 to 16. They are also including grandparents who are in their fifties and sixties. Couples who are ages 50’s through 60’s are also needed for the shoot.
The pay will be $750.00 per person per day. Everyone will also be paid $250.00 per day for travel and down days as well plus per diem! This is an incredible opportunity to land a Disney acting job and get paid for a trip to Disney World! The paid acting job audition will be held on Tuesday, April 18th and Wednesday, April 19th with callbacks on Sunday, April 23rd. The shoot will be between April 29th and May 5th.
About Disney World
Disney World consists of four famous major theme parks plus a wide range of wonderful entertainment and dining options. Fairytale dreams come true for children of all ages at Magic Kingdom park. Delight in classic attractions, enchanting fireworks, musical parades and beloved Disney Characters across 6 whimsical lands. See fantasy become a reality as you explore Adventureland, Frontierland, Liberty Square, Fantasyland, Tomorrowland and Main Street, U.S.A. areas. Zoom through space, become a swashbuckling pirate and watch fireworks light up the sky over Cinderella Castle. Aside from Magic Kingdom, Disney World’s parks also include Epcot, Animal Kingdom and Disney Hollywood Studios. [ Disney]
What They Are Looking For
AS A FAMILY – You need to be a couple with at least TWO children, ideally 2-5 kids. Kids must belong to at least one of the parents but the 2nd parent does not have to be from the nuclear family (so step-parents are included and welcome to submit). Please include any grandparents as long as you know they are interested and can make themselves available for the shooting period. Approximate age ranges should be as follows: Submitting parents should be in their 30s or 40s; kids should be falling approximately 4 -16 years old; and grandparents should be in their 50s or 60s.
These are simple slice of life moments. No acting experience required. This is a non-union production.
Casting in Chicago, IL
PLEASE ONLY SUBMIT IF BOTH GUARDIANS CAN MAKE THE SHOOT DATES.
AS A COUPLE – anyone in their 50s or 60s can submit themselves as a couple!
COMPENSATION (USAGE & BUYOUT):
$750.00 per day, per person for shoot.
$250.00 per day, per person for travel or down days (days not working, but at Property).
Additional $59 per day, per person per diem if applicable.
Production Company will be picking up your transportation costs to/from Chicago’s airport (O’Hare or Midway) and in Orlando to/from airport, and costs of accommodations at a Disney Park Property Hotel & Airfare. You will also each get the daily per-diem to cover food expenses if not already provided by production.
USAGE: Disney will reserve the right to utilize this footage in perpetuity throughout the world in both motion and digital stills/print (all media).
Must be able to come downtown to our office to be considered for this project. Interviews are Tues. 4/18 & Wed. 4/19. Callback, if selected, will be Sun. 4/23.
CONFLICT NOTE: NO ONE in your family who may be participating in this commercial project can have appeared in any inappropriate content for film, video, web or print.
Initial Interview Dates at O’Connor Casting: afternoon/evening of Tues. 4/18 or Wed. 4/19 (just needed for 1 of these)
Callback Date at O’Connor Casting: Sun. 4/23 (if selected for a second interview)
SHOOT DATES in Orlando, Florida: If booked, everyone MUST be available 4/29 – 5/5 which includes all travel and shoot dates.
Additionally, we are checking 5/5 – 5/9 for a potential print component, but these dates are not a requirement.
If you (as a couple or entire family) are available for the above dates, please fill out the short questionnaire below, and we will reach out to you ASAP to schedule you for an interview if you meet the requirements. We will not waste your valuable time if you do not.
How to Apply
Anyone who would like to apply for this shoot call apply by visiting this link: http://oconnorcasting.tv/disney-project/