Want to be a big TV star, courtesy of Oprah Winfrey?
If so, then make plans to attend the final open casting call for the original series “Your OWN Show: Oprah’s Search For The Next TV Star.” Star searchers will be at the Kohl’s in Roswell this Saturday, June 26. The address is 620 W. Crossville Rd.
Wristbands will be handed out from 6 a.m. until noon, and everyone with a wristband gets a shot at stardom. Auditions begin at 7 a.m.
Contestants must bring a completed application, which can be downloaded at oprah.com. Some contestants may be invited to a call-back the following day.
OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network’s new competition series is executive produced by Mark Burnett (“Survivor,” “The Apprentice”).
The show will debut in January 2011 and will feature a “host boot camp” as contestants compete in various challenges relevant to hosting and developing a television show. Challenges will range from booking interviews and researching story ideas, to successfully completing an actual screen test.
At the end of the series, the winner gets his or her own show.