Nationwide Casting: Be a Contestant on the CBS Series ‘Love Island’ + More Great Gigs

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Discover the latest gigs looking for talent nationwide! The hit CBS reality series “Love Island” is seeking contestants for its second season. Plus, make $1,000 in a dating project from Tinder, become the Master of Ceremonies for “Dolly Parton’s Stampede,” and more great gigs casting around the country. 

CBS’S “LOVE ISLAND” SEASON 2
The hit CBS reality series “Love Island” is seeking contestants for its second season. Dynamic, single men and women, aged 18–30, who are looking for love are wanted. Filming will take place from May 15–June 26 in a tropical location TBD. Pay is TBD and there will be a chance to win a cash prize. Apply here!

“MY FIRST LGBTQ DATE” TINDER CONTENT
Swipe Life, Tinder’s content arm, is looking for a person of any gender, aged 18–29, who has recently come out or begun identifying as part of the LGBTQ+ community and is ready to start dating. Talent must be willing to use Tinder to find a date. Some self-filming will be required and a camera will be provided. Filming must be completed by Jan. 6. Pay is $1,000. Apply here!

“DOLLY PARTON’S STAMPEDE” - MASTER OF CEREMONIES 
Casting continues for “Dolly Parton’s Stampede,” a large-arena dinner show in Branson, Missouri. A dynamic and charming performer, aged 21–50, is wanted for a Master of Ceremonies. The performer should have rich vocal skills and great comedic timing. Work is full-time and ongoing in Branson. Salary is negotiable based on skill level and previous entertainment experience. Apply here!

“PIRATES VOYAGE”: BLACKBEARD AND CALICO JACK
Join the cast of “Pirates Voyage,” a large-arena dinner attraction, looking for talent for two lead roles. Male actors, aged 18–50, are wanted to play the role of Blackbeard the Pirate and Calico Jack. The actor playing the role of Calico Jack must have stage combat knowledge or be willing to learn. Shakespeare training or knowledge is a plus. Rehearsals will begin in January in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. The season runs through the end of October, followed by the Christmas season from October 2020 through Jan. 1, 2021. Talent will be paid a full-time professional rate. Apply here!

How to Get Cast on a Reality Show

NEW MTV SHOW
MTV needs people who have been kept hidden in their relationship for a new series. Talent of all genders and sexual orientations, aged 18–40, who are in real relationships are wanted. Production locations and dates are dependent on the cast selected. Pay is TBD. Apply here!

“AMERICANIZATION”
Join the cast of “Americanization,” a TV spec project. A South Asian or Indian female actor, aged 18–32, is wanted to play the lead role of Priya. Rehearsals will take place from May through August with filming in August and September 2020 in Canton, Michigan. Pay is $100–$300 per day. Food, travel, and accommodation will be covered. Apply here!

UNTITLED FILM NOIR
Shadowmoss Entertainment is casting a proof-of-concept short film noir that will be submitted to festivals and production companies. Two actors, aged 21–27, are wanted to play the lead roles of Rick Baltimore and Plessy McClure. Nudity and specific physical attributes are required for both roles. Filming will take place in February 2020 in Charleston, South Carolina. Pay is commensurate with experience. Apply here!

TESTIMONIAL FOR DIGITAL INVESTMENT PRODUCT
Two female actors, aged 28 and older, are wanted to portray Australian and Irish investors in a testimonial about an investment product. Talent must be able to do Australian or Irish accents. Recording and filming will take place remotely. Pay is $50. Apply here!

Looking to get cast? Apply to casting calls on Backstage!