Chosen participants will travel to Norway to compete in good-natured, extreme cultural challenges to discover their rich and fascinating roots while trying to win a reunion with their long lost Norwegian relatives AND a cash prize of $50,000!
APPLICATION AND VIDEO SUBMISSION DEADLINE is Sunday, January 5th, 2014. But act fast. Early application and video submissions receive immediate attention and give us ample time to get additional material from you that the producers may request, i.e., more family history.
Known in Norway as “Alt for Norge” it is Norway’s #1 Emmy Award winning Reality TV show! “The Great Norway Adventure 5” is an exciting reality television series showcasing everyday Americans as they journey throughout Norway to discover their land, roots and cultural heritage. This series will air in Norway and potentially in other countries as well. This is an incredible once in a lifetime opportunity to visit your ancestry and experience the rich and fascinating Norwegian cultural heritage.
In order to participate, you must:
• Have NEVER traveled to Norway
• Be of Norwegian descent (have some Norwegian blood in your veins)
• Be at least 18 years old by Feb. 16, 2014
Dates needed to be available in order to participate:
• Finalist Callback Dates: Be able to travel to Chicago for finalist callbacks, which are tentatively scheduled to February 19-21 of 2014.
• Production Dates: Be available for taping a portrait/presentation of you and your hometown. This will take place between April 9 and April 23, 2014 (2 or 3 days of filming on each contestant).
• Be able to travel to Norway and be available for 2-10 weeks to participate in the production of this amazing adventure to be shot in Norway from late April to July 2, 2014.
WANT TO APPLY? CLICK HERE
You can email any questions to email@example.com
To check out samples from Cast member’s submission videos go to: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHnZl8GlFBc3lyFmuUpC7Mg
TO REVIEW VIDEO SUBMISSION INFORMATION AND TIPS, GO TO: http://oconnorcasting.tv/index.php/videoinfo/
OPEN CALL IN MINNEAPOLIS, MN
DATE: Saturday, December 21, 2013
TIME: 11 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Mall of America® – will take place in the Executive Center at Mall of America®, which is located on level 4, east.
OPEN CALL IN CHICAGO
DATE: Thursday, December 5, 2013
TIME: 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: O’Connor Casting Company, 1219 W. Madison St., Chicago, IL 60607
TO GET ON THE VIP LIST: email firstname.lastname@example.org let them know that you’ll be coming. You’ll be able to jump to the front of the line.
NOTE: You do not need to attend an open call if you are planning to or have already submitted an application and video.