Want to be in a new campaign for one of the biggest phone companies around? Here is your chance! Verizon is now casting people to potentially be in a branded content campaign for the internet. They are now casting bilingual men and women who are Hispanic for the upcoming shoot. Verizon will be filming the project in New York City. The campaign celebrates Latinos for who they are, what they love, and how they define themselves. Most importantly, it shows Latinos for their love of their culture in an authentic way: by being themselves.
If selected, you would be paid through (SAG) The Screen Actor’s Guild according to the internet/new media contract. Payment for your shoot day is based on a SAG scale session fee of $671.69 per 8 hours. Any work over 8 hours will be based on the SAG scale session rate.If and when your video is used on the internet, you will be paid $2,518.84 for this usage, which includes unlimited editing rights. If and when we decide to use stills taken from the footage or from the shoot day, you will be paid $250 for unlimited stills. If and when Verizon decides to hold exclusivity, you will be paid an additional $671.69 in holding fees which will be paid in 13 week cycles. Verizon will decide on a per cycle basis to hold exclusivity. (All fees discussed are before taxes). Needless to say, this is a great paying job!
Brooke Thomas Casting is now accepting submissions from Hispanic men and women who are in their late 20’s to early 30’s. Anyone who applies must be fluent in English and Spanish. The campaign is in need of people who have an intriguing, unique, interesting passion or expertise. The project will be shooting in New York City so they are looking for people who are local to the area. Anyone who has a social media following is a plus. If you fit the role and would like to be considered, email Talent@BrookeThomasCasting.com with a photo, a link to your web presence, and a short paragraph about you and your passion or expertise. The casting team will reach out to you if they are interested in having you do a Skype audition. Don’t miss out on your shot to be in the next Verizon campaign and apply now!