How to audition for Big Time Rush and tryout for a Nickelodeon show!
Big Time Rush is a popular Nick show that was created by Scott Fellows and revolves around the lives of 4 hockey players who form a boy band. The Nickelodeon show features their antics and lives as they work on becoming famous. The boys live in a hotel called the Palm Woods in Hollywood and they work on their music at Rocque Reco
Big Time Rush stars:
As the band:
- James Maslow as James Diamond,
- Logan Henderson as Logan Mitchell,
- Kendall Schmidt as Kendall Knight,
- Carlos Pena, Jr. as Carlos Garcia,
- Ciara Bravo as Katie Knight,
- Tanya Chisholm as Kelly Wainwright
- and Stephen Kramer Glickman as Gustavo Rocque.
There is a lot of music incorporated into the show because Big Time Rush is a real music group. The group had a debut album entitled B.T.R. in 2010. The group later released another album called Big Time Rush: Elevate. More music is planned for 2012 and more singles should be released in 2012.
The group has done other projects as well. Big Time Rush performed at the teen choice awards and the Kid’s choice awards. They also sung the National Anthem at a Cowboys game. Big Time Rush has a movie in the works. “Big Time Movie” will be released in March 2012 and will feature the group doing a cover of a popular Beatles tune.
Big Time Rush premiered in 2009 and has aired for 2 seasons. It was recently announced that the show will come back for a third season in 2012 and shooting of the show will begin in January 2012.
When the show was cast some years back, a nationwide casting search was done to find the perfect teen actors to fill the four roles. More than 1,500 teens and young adults auditioned for one of the four main roles. Supporting roles, featured extras and extras are cast as needed.
To get onto Big Time Rush or any other Nickelodeon show, you will need to audition first. Auditions are done as the network creates new characters and requests actors to fill the role. This is usually done through an agent, so to get onto Nickelodeon, you will need to get yourself a good agent that can send you out on auditions for Nickelodeon Big Time Rush or other shows.
Big Time Rush is filmed in Hollywood and auditions for the show , other than the initial nationwide search, are done in the Los Angeles area.
If you want to be an extra on Big Time Rush, you will need to register with a Los Angeles extras casting agency such as Central Casting. Central Casting in Los Angeles provides extras for many TV shows and series.
Big Time Rush has been nominated for various awards including the 2011 Kids Choice Awards for Favorite Music Group ‘Big Time Rush‘. In Mexico, the show won the Kid’;s Choice Awards for Favorite TV show.
Big Time Rush is broadcast all over the world on such Nickelodeon networks as Nickelodeon Latin America, Nickelodeon UK, Nickelodeon Germany, Turkey and Southeast Asia.
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