2017 Casting Calls and Auditions Guide

Get a head start to Find casting calls in 2017

While many casting calls in New York are posted 30-60 days prior to call time (most are casted much sooner) there are many 2017 casting calls and auditions starting to post.

NYC Open Casting Calls from Latitude Talent Studios

Get a head start by finding the best casting calls with the resources from Latitude Talent Studios. Visit online at www.LatitudeTalent.com


How long do Casting Calls take?

Congratulations, you got an audition (hopefully)! And now your wondering how long do casting calls take?

Well that depends on the type of casting and project. For most open castings, a typical casting call can take any where between 30 minutes to up to an hour or more!

Remember, getting an audition is key to becoming successful! Do not rush casting calls and always observe the direction of the script and character! The casting director is hiring for the part, not for the actor!

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How to Find a Modeling Agency

How To Find A Modeling Agency

As someone entering the modeling field for the first time, perhaps the most important thing you can do is make sure that you find a modeling agency or modeling agent. There are many different ways you can go about doing this depending on your past experience and previous connections. Here are a few different ways that you can use when trying to figure out how to find a modeling agency:

 Go To Agencies Directly

There are a lot of modeling agencies out there so the first option you have is to track them down and find them yourself. Unfortunately, one of the biggest issues you have with this is that there are thousands of modeling agencies out there and it can be hard to determine which ones are legit and which ones are just wasting your time. At the same time, getting into a big agency by yourself can be a difficult task, especially if you don’t know anyone.

 Modeling Scouts

Another option to find a modeling agent or modeling agency is to go through a scout. As the name suggests, modeling scouts go around the country and try to find models and usually get some kind of fee for bringing new talent to an agency or directly to an agent. Just like with going to an agent directly, though, not all modeling scouts are reputable so you run the risk of wasting your time.

 Using Latitude Talent Studios

Latitude Talent Studios is a different approach to finding a modeling agency and getting work as a modeling agent. Unlike a modeling scout that is working for a particular modeling agent, Latitude Talent Studios works with hundreds of the most influential modeling agencies in the business.

Additionally, Latitude Talent can help connect models directly and find opportunities with companies like NBC and HBO. If you are in New York City and are trying to figure out how to find modeling agencies, give Latitude Talent Studios a try.

Petite Modeling – Casting Calls

What is Petite Modeling?


Most people think that models are tall and must do runway work. That’s wrong! Petite modeling is for female and teen models under 5’7.

Most print work you see in local magazines or commercial products use petite models. Also, most promo work allows for petite female models to attend locate showcases.

Latitude Talent Studios can help petite models find talent agencies nationwide. Apply at http://www.latitudetalent.com

Modeling Agency Reviews by Latitude Talent Studios

Featured Modeling Agencies by Latitude Talent

 Latitude Talent Studios works with models and actors by scouting talent to top agencies and scouts. With over 125 agencies, and couting, below are some examples of top agencies in their respected markets.

1) Ford Models  was established in 1946 by Eileen and the late Gerard W. Ford. In addition to the New York City headquarters, Ford Artists has offices in San Francisco, Miami, Chicago, Phoenix and Toronto. In 2000, Magnum Sports and Entertainment bought 80% of the agency.

2) Model Management (is a modeling agency based in Hamburg, Germany. Founded by Heidi Gross in 1990, it has been one of the most successful German agencies.

3) IMG Models (one of the top international modeling agencies, is currently representing the only female models. The main office is located in New York, with offices in Paris, London, Milan and Hong Kong.).

4) Women Management (is a modeling agency based in New York. Founded by Paul Rowland in 1988, Women Management has achieved success in most of the major fashion capitals.

5) NEXT Model Management (international modeling agency with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Milan and Paris. It was founded in 1989 by Faith Kates, and is one of 3 best modeling agencies in the world. NEXT is one of the most popular models, including Anja Rubik, Karlie Kloss, Abbey Lee, Miranda Kerr, Catherine McNeil and Ana Beatriz Barros.). @nextmodelsnyc