ANTM Male Model Casting (USA)
The hit reality show AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL (ANTM) hosted by legendary super model Tyra Banks is currently casting male models for their 20th season. Set to tape in the Spring of 2013, this is the first time in the producers have included male models as contestants and will be competing along side female models for the Top Model grand prize.
Interested? Same here, so we've compiled a brief for our models and guests here that summarizes the audition options and process as well as the eligibility requirements. The events section of our male model professional network has detailed listing of open call casting locations, times, etc.
If you're considering attending, please let us know, we'd love to hear about your experience at the casting call and track your progress if selected to go further in the process. Good Luck Guys!
ANTM Open Call Casting Is Currently: OPEN
Here are some important dates, requirements and facts that all candidates should consider before submitting their applications:
- The nationwide search (USA only) for male model contestants is underway until January 8, 2013.
- There are a maximum of 14 open positions. No indication of the ratio of Male to Female models was provided.
- Contestants must be at least 18 years old and not older than 27.
- All Contestants must be United States Citizens and reside in the U.S. and have a valid passport at the time of application. An additional form of Government issued identification is required and can be a valid state issued drivers license or a birth certificate.
- Male Model Contestants must be at least 5'10" to be considered and in excellent physical and mental health.
- The application consists of a written application, 3 still photographs and a 3 minute video (see below for more details).
- Applications can be sent directly to the studio in Santa Monica, Ca. or emailed (see below for more details).
- In addition there are a number of open casting calls scheduled in major U.S. cities (see below for dates, etc.)
The Audition Process:
There are a few options for male models who want to audition.
Option 1 Email Audition / Application: Download and complete an application and submit via email, or by regular mail. All submissions must be accompanied by photos and a 3 minute video file (more on that below) and must be delivered to the ANTM offices by January 8th, 2013. Pay close attention to the insturctions for the photograph submissions as the producers have specific photo requirments. To get a feel for what they are looking for, check out the Portfolio Basics section of our Male Model Portfolio Services page.
Option #2 Attend An Open Call Casting Event: ANTM is hosting a series of Open Casting Calls for 'Cycle 20' around the country through January 5, 2013, the locations, dates and times of each are listed below.
Option #3 "My Studio" Recording Studio Audition: If you can not make it to one of the open casting calls, but happen to be in the Las Vegas or Nashville area prior to January 8, 2013, the Producers have made arrangements with My Studio Recording Studios to accept, record and submit audition packages on behalf of all contestants and submit them directly to the ANTM casting team. To the best of our knowledge there are only two locations in the U.S.: My Studio Locations: Hard Rock Cafe, Las Vegas, Nevada and Opry Mills Mall, Nashville, Tennessee.
Although we have made our best effort to confirm the accuracy of the casting information here, it's imperative that you review the eligibility requirements to ensure you met all of the required specs. Also, we strongly suggest that you double check the dates and times for any published casting calls listed on our site in the event there are changes. Thanks
Open Casting & Auditions Calender:
Below is the list of Cities where the ANTM production staff is hosting open casting calls listed by date. If you want detailed information on any location please click the image and you'll be taken to a detailed casting events calendar where you can get detailed information about each one.