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New Yorkers have six chances to book their next job today. A political film is casting talent for a local shoot and several ad campaigns need models, including a teeth whitening product and an Avon product. Plus, a high-paying advertising campaign for a mattress brand that is shooting in Tokyo is seeking talent for stills photography.
MATTRESS PHOTOSHOOT IN TOKYO
A print shoot in Tokyo is casting New York City–based talent. The still photography will be used as advertising for a mattress brand. The shoot is seeking Caucasian female talent, aged 25–34, who is 5’4”–5’7”, has no tattoos, and preferably is a brunette. The shoot also needs Caucasian male talent, aged 28–40, who is 5’8”–6’, and preferably brunette. Shooting is tentatively scheduled for Feb. 18. Talent will be paid a $7,000 flat fee, with travel and accommodations provided. The ad campaign retains a royalty-free, non-exclusive right to use talent’s name and likeness in association with the shoot. Talent must have a valid passport and commit to being in Tokyo for five days, which will include two days of shooting. Apply here!
A film shoot is casting male and female talent, aged 25–74, to play nonpartisan politicians and council members. Filming is tentatively scheduled for Feb. 14–18 in New York City. Travel and lodging can be provided when applicable. Talent will be paid $2,200 including a two-year buyout with unlimited usage. Apply here!
“AVON: ELIXIR OF LIFE”
A short commercial is casting a hand model. The shoot features the model pouring oil into a large glass. The team is seeking female talent, aged 18–25, with appropriate experience. A half-day of shooting is scheduled for Feb. 12 in New York City. Talent will be paid $400. Apply here!
HEARING AID PHOTOSHOOT
A lifestyle photo shoot for a new hearing aid tech company is casting male and female talent. The production is seeking female talent, aged 24–50, male talent who is either bald or has a super buzzcut, aged 24–56, and additional male talent, aged 30–60. Shooting is scheduled for Feb. 19 in New York City. The shoot pays $700 for the day. Apply here!
TEETH WHITENING COMMERCIAL
An online commercial for a new teeth whitening product needs stills models. The shoot is casting Asian, South Asian, and Southeast Asian or Pacific Islander female talent, aged 28–38, and African American male talent, aged 28–38. Shooting is scheduled for Feb. 19 in New York City. Talent will be paid $500 for the day. Apply here!
“LIVING WITH MIGRAINES”
A “studio documentary” about living with migraines is seeking female talent, aged 18–35, who really suffers from migraines. Talent will share a story of one particular instance when a migraine came on during an important moment or day and caused great interference. The shoot will combine interview footage alongside B-roll vignettes depicting migraine-related pain and coping mechanisms. Shooting is scheduled for Feb. 15 in New York City. Talent will be paid $350 for a 12-hour day. Apply here!
Check out Backstage’s New York City audition listings!