CASTING ALERT: Allure Needs a Selena Gomez Look-Alike for a Makeup Video + More NYC Auditions

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You can discover lots of great auditions in New York City and the nearby area this week. A commercial for FW19 needs talent for leading and supporting roles while a soft drink commercial is looking for a hand model. T.J. Maxx needs real shoppers for a Mother’s Day commercial, a game show about sneaker culture is casting a co-host, and more! 

SELENA GOMEZ LOOK-ALIKE FOR ALLURE VIDEO
A makeup video for Allure is looking for Latina/Hispanic female talent, aged 18–36, to play a Selena Gomez look-alike. Talent will receive three on-camera makeup tests by a professional makeup artist. Each one will be inspired by a Selena Gomez look. Shooting will take place in New York City on April 8. Talent will be paid $125. Apply here!

REAL T.J. MAXX SHOPPERS FOR MOTHER’S DAY COMMERCIAL
A commercial for Mother’s Day needs real female T.J. Maxx shoppers, aged 25–45, who are mothers. Talent will be interviewed on-camera about receiving generic Mother’s Day gifts discussing the holiday in a fun and funny manner. Phone interviews will take place on April 11 with shooting to follow on April 17 in NYC. Talent will be paid $400 which includes a buyout. Apply here!

FW19 STREETBALL COMMERCIAL
A commercial for FW19 Streetball is casting talent for leading and supporting roles. The production needs male talent, aged 18–30, with basketball skills to play basketball players, male talent, aged 10–14, to play onlookers, Latina/Hispanic female talent, aged 38–45, to play a food cart customer, and more. Each role pays $500 with a $1,000 session fee and a $290 buyout with markups, taxes, and handling fees. Additional day player roles are available for male and female talent, aged 14–50, paying $250–$265 per role with mark-ups, taxes, and handling fees. Fittings will take place on April 14 with shooting scheduled on April 16 in New York City. Apply here!

HAND MODEL FOR SOFT DRINK BRAND
A national commercial for a soft drink brand is seeking white male hand models, aged 30–60. Talent must be able to take technical direction opening a can and pouring it out. Shooting will take place in NYC on April 9 or 10. Talent will be paid $500 which includes perpetuity buyout for all digital media, TV, and industrial including retail for the U.S. and Canada. Apply here!

ON-CAMERA HOST FOR NATIONAL LEADERSHIP TRAINING VIDEOS
A national collegiate leadership honor society wants male and female talent, aged 24–35, for on-camera hosts to lead videos. Hosts should have professional experience and the ability to both memorize lines and work with a teleprompter. Shooting will take place in Jersey City, New Jersey on April 9 and 10. Talent will be paid $500–$750. Apply here!

SNEAKER GAME SHOW
The second season of a sneaker game show is looking for diverse female talent, aged 18–35, to play a co-host. Talent should have knowledge of sneakers and sneaker culture. Camera tests take place from April 8–12 with shooting on April 15–26 in NYC. Talent will be paid with rates negotiable. Apply here!

Check out Backstage’s New York City audition listings!