Nick Jr. Auditions for 2014 and other tryouts for the Nick family of TV channels.
Nick and Nick Jr. always have new shows in the works and the way to get on those shows is to go to an audition.If you want to be a Nick Channel star, you will need to audition first and land that acting job by impressing the casting directors. In 2014 Nick Jr. has a pretty large lineup and the network has been adding new shows for the past few years.
Nick Jr. is part of the MTV network of sites and used to be called Noggin when the cable TV channel first started. In September 2009 Noggin became Nick Jr. and joins the network of channels that are part of the Nickelodeon network of children’s programming. Other channels are Nickelodeon and TeenNick.
Nick Jr. caters to younger children and hosts many preschool oriented shows. For these shows, Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. will hire young actors. To get on a Nick Jr. show, young actors will normally need to have an agent and then be sent to Nick Jr. auditions by that agent.
Here is a list of past and current Nick Jr. TV shows:
- Blues Clues (February 2, 1999 – present)
- Bubble Guppies (January 30, 2011 – present)
- Dino Dan (October 17, 2010 – present)
- Dora the Explorer (April 7, 2003 – present)
- Franklin (February 2, 1999 – February 29, 2012; May 7, 2012 – present)
- Franklin and Friends (March 1, 2012 – present)
- Go, Diego, Go! (February 1, 2006 – present)
- Jack’s Big Music Show (September 12, 2005 – February 29, 2012; July 9, 2012 – present)
- Julius Jr (October 2013-present)
- Lalaloopsy (March 29, 2013- present)
- Little Bear (February 2, 1999 – present)
- Little Bill (April 1, 2007 – present)
- Max and Ruby (May 1, 2004 – present)
- Mike the Knight (March 1, 2012 – present)
- Miss Spider’s Sunny Patch Friends (October 1, 2004 – February 29, 2012; May 7, 2012 – present)
- Ni Hao, Kai-Lan (December 1, 2008 – present)
- Nick Jr. Characters (Nick Jr. mascots) (March 1, 2012 – present)
- Olivia (February 1, 2009 – present)
- Oobi (April 1, 2002 – January 2, 2012; February 26, 2012 – present)
- Oswald (April 7, 2003 – February 29, 2012; July 9, 2012 – present)
- Peppa Pig (February 5, 2011 – present)
- Peter Rabbit (February 19, 2013 – present)
- Pocoyo (July 23, 2011 – present)
- Team Umizoomi (January 31, 2010 – present)
- The Backyardigans (November 1, 2004 – present)
- The Fresh Beat Band (May 30, 2010 – present)
- Tickety Toc (September 10, 2012 – present)
- Toot and Puddle (November 12, 2008 – present)
- Wonder Pets (August 31, 2006 – present)
- Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! (September 1, 2006 – present)
- Yo Gabba Gabba! (February 23, 2008 – present)
Nick Jr. also hires kids to act in many made for TV movies.
One popular Nick show is ‘The Fresh Beat Band‘, The show features friends, Shout, Twist, Marina & Kiki who are best friends go to a performing arts school together where they get to act, sing and dance.
If you want to be on Nick or Nick Jr. it is probably a good idea that you learn how to sing and dance also since many shows require those types of skills from their child stars.
Recently, casting directors where seeking new child actors to join the cast of ‘The Fresh Boat Band’ as well as other Nick Jr. TV kids shows.
If you want to be the next young child actor who gets a featured or recurring part on Nick or Nick Jr. you will need to have your parents get you an agent that works with Nickelodeon casting directors and is responsible for sending new talent and talented kids to those casting directors to be considered for the new shows or new seasons of existing shows.