CASTING CALL: Dozens of People Needed for OK Tourism National Spots

  • CASTING CALL: Dozens of People Needed for OK Tourism National Spots

    CASTING CALL:  Dozens of People Needed for OK Tourism National Spots

    Active individuals are needed to appear in next year’s advertising campaign for Oklahoma Tourism. The commercials will air nationwide and online.

    The commercials will be paid, and will include a gas allowance for those living 50 miles or more from the shoot location.

    We are looking for all ages, unless otherwise indicated.  We are also looking for all ethnicities.  Please do not submit for a specific activity if you do not have experience with that activity.

    Unlike recent years, no one appearing in this campaign will be asked to speak or sing.  These are all non-speaking roles.

    There are NO AUDITIONS for this commercial.  We are hiring from photos only! The photos must be recent snapshots taken within the past 7 days. Camera phone photos are fine.

    Although we are unable to list in print what we are able to pay each person, we will include that in the booking information if you are selected for the spot.  At that point you can either accept or decline the role.  But we can’t consider you if you don’t submit.

    Entire families and actual couples are encouraged to submit for the project, although we are happy to consider individuals as well.

    Over 100 people will be selected to appear in the commercials.

    Usage for the spot will be a full buyout for all media.

    BREAKDOWN OF SHOOT DATES. LOCATIONS AND ROLES:

    SATURDAY- NOV. 8th

    Turner Falls 7:30AM-

    Swimmer – Someone comfortable swimming in the water on November 8.Cave Explorers – someone with actual spelunking equipment.  Couples and families are fine. Include pics of equipment.

    Chickasaw Culture Center (Sulphur)- 1:30PM – Exhibit Goers – Families and couples are fine.

    Choctaw Nation Museum- Stickball Re-enactors. Please include pics of playing stickball.

    SUNDAY- NOV. 9th

    Lake Murray- 6AM or later-

    Golfers – please include pic with golf equipment
    ATV Riders – must provide own ATVs.  Please include in pics.
    Campers – camping equipment preferred.
    Swimmers – comfortable swimming in Novemeber.
    Paddle Boarders – Must provide paddle board (please include in photo)
    Jet Skiers -Must provide Jet Ski (Please include photos)

    MONDAY- NOV. 10th

    Beavers Bend Lodge- 7:30AM- FAMILIES, including kids.

    Mt. Fork River- 2:30PM-

    Kayakers – Must provide own kayak.  Please include photo.
    Campers – Camping equipment preferred. Please include photo.
    Swimmers – Must be comfortable swimming in the water in November.

    TUESDAY- NOV. 11th

    Cherokee Heritage Center (Tahlequah)- 9AM- FAMILIES

    Natural Falls (West Siloam Springs)- 2PM- BRIDGE WALKERS

    Will Rogers Museum (Claremore)- 4:45PM- Little Boy With a Cowboy Hat,

    Silhouetted Person

    WEDNESDAY- NOV 12th

    Post Oak Canopy Ziplines- 6AM- Zipliners – Must be comfortable siplining

    Tulsa Air & Space Museum- 9:30AM- Kids, aged 6-12

    Gilcrease Museum (Tulsa) – 2:30PM- FAMILIES

    THURSDAY- NOV 13th

    Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum- 6AM- Kids & Parents

    Science Museum- 9AM- FAMILIES AND COUPLES

    OKC Museum of Art- 1:30PM- FAMILIES AND COUPLES

    Bricktown- 4PM- Street Performers, (please include pics of you performing)

    FAMILIES AND COUPLES

    FRIDAY- NOV 14th

    Roman Nose- 6:30AM-

    Kids – Ages 6-15.
    Hikers – Photos in hiking gear preferred.  Couples would be great.
    Jiggs Smokehouse- 1PM-   Motorcyclists Please include photos of your bikes.  This is not “bikers” per se, but motorcycle enthusiasts.

    Clinton Water Zoo- 2:30PM- Kids Playing in Water Ages 7-12.  All ethnicities. (This is an indoor park so weather and water temp will not be an issue).

    SATURDAY- NOV 15th

    Red Rock Canyon- 6:30AM- Rock Climbers – Actual rock climbers.  Please include pictures in your gear.

    Great Plains State Park- 10:30AM- Bicyclists – Mountain bikers.  Intermediate level or higher  mountain bikers. Please include pics of bikes and equipment.

    Wichita Mountains- 2:30PM- Hikers – Couples and individuals.  Please include photos of hiking gear.

    TO SUBMIT FOR THIS PROJECT:

    READ AND FOLLOW THE SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS VERY CAREFULLY.  

    Failure to follow the instructions will likely result in your submission being lost, mis-filed or accidentally deleted.  

    -Email recent photos and all contact information including NAME, PHONE NUMBER, EMAIL ADDRESS AND CITY OF RESIDENCE

    – Please include a RECENT photo of head and shoulders and a front photo taken head to toe. Camera phone photos are fine. Recent camera phone photos are much more important than professional headshots for this job.

    – Please include your height and weight and age, if under 18.

    -Make the subject heading of your email the DATE you are available and the ROLE you are submitting for. No other subject headings will be seen. (Example: Wednesday, 11/12, Zipliners)

    -Please submit for any and all roles you are available and eligible for.

    -Only submit if you are available for filming the entire day of the dates listed for the role.

    – SEND ALL PICTURES AND INFO IN ONE EMAIL.  DO NOT SEND MULTIPLE EMAILS.

    -Send the email to    submissions@freihofercasting.com  (If you do not send to the email address listed, your submission will not be seen)

    -If you are selected to appear in the project you will be notified by phone call.  Please provide us a good daytime telephone.

    -Submissions must be received ASAP

    ABSOLUTELY NO PHONE CALLS!

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