It is no surprise that 2017 will be filled with commercial auditions for models and actors. You can apply to a new TV commercial casting call today! Mountain Dew is searching for men to appear in their upcoming national commercial “Don’t Do They”! The SAG-AFTRA union job is searching for an African American male to be the body double of Oklahoma City Thunder NBA superstar Russell Westbrook. Auditions are being held on January 17th in Dallas, Texas and Oklahoma City. Filming will be on January 21st with rehearsals on January 20th.
This fantastic opportunity will be filming in Oklahoma City. Because travel and housing will not be provided, only talent local to Dallas and Oklahoma are being considered. The compensation for selected talent is $366.37 per day for the two day shoot. Submissions are being accepted until January 16th.
Commercial Casting Call
Russell Westbrook Double for Mountain Dew National Commercial
MOUNTAIN DEW – “DON’T DO THEY”
Run or Usage: unlimited
Audition Date: 01/17/2017 (OKC & Dallas)
Shoot Date: Rehearsal 1/20, Filming 1/21
Location: Oklahoma City
Rate of Pay: 2 days at $366.37/day (SAG-AFTRA extras rate)
Travel and housing will NOT be provided.
BREAKDOWN OF ROLES
[RUSSELL WESTBROOK BODY DOUBLE] 22 to 35 years old, African American male. Must be 6’2″ – 6’4″ tall, athletic build. Must have the same skin tone and body shape as Oklahoma City Thunder NBA superstar Russell Westbrook. This man’s face will not be seen in the spot. He will serve as a stand-in and a double.
If you fit the above criteria and would like to be considered be sure to read the following information very carefully and follow all of the directions. Failure to follow the instructions will likely result in your submission being lost, mis-filed or accidentally deleted. To apply, email 2 recent photos: A full body shot and a head and shoulders close up. Include all contact information including NAME, PHONE NUMBER, EMAIL ADDRESS and CITY of residence. Include exact height. Make the subject heading of your email WESTBROOK DOUBLE (OKC or Dallas), depending on the city you would be available to audition in. No other subject headings will be seen.
Send all of your photos and information in one email only. Your information must be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org (If you do not send to the email address listed, your submission WILL NOT BE SEEN) If you are selected to audition for the project, you will be notified by email. Check emails regularly and allow the email@example.com email address in your address book. Submissions must be received ASAP. No phone calls should be made to the casting director.