NBC PRESS RELEASE:
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – NBC’s popular weight-loss reality series “The Biggest Loser” is launching an 11-city, cross-country search to find new contestants for the next edition of the hit show.
Individuals who have at least 80 lbs. to lose are encouraged to apply for the new season. Casting producers are looking for charismatic individuals who have the desire to change their lives forever and vie for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to lose weight and compete for a grand prize of $250,000. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and legal residents of the United States.
For information on how to apply, please visit www.nbc.com/casting and www.thebiggestlosercasting.com. People will not be allowed to line up prior to three hours before the start of the open call. Candidates should bring a non-returnable photo of themselves.
Audition dates and locations:
SATURDAY, MAY 4
CHARLESTON 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Music Farm 32 Ann St.Charleston, SC 29403
CHICAGO 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.Planet Fitness3120 N. Pulaski Road, Chicago, IL 60641 At the corner of Pulaski Road and Belmont Avenue
LOS ANGELES 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.Citadel Outlets, 100 Citadel Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90040
OKLAHOMA CITY 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.Crossroads Mall, 7000, Crossroads Blvd Oklahoma City, OK 73149
SALT LAKE CITY 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.KSL 5 TV55 North 300, West Salt Lake City, UT 84180
SATURDAY, MAY 11
ATLANTA 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., The Georgian Terrace Hotel659 Peachtree Street NE Atlanta, GA 30308
BOSTON 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Planet Fitness, Northgate Shopping Center 270 Charger Street Revere, MA 02151 Rt. 60/Squire Rd- Revere, next to CVS
CINCINNATI 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.Planet Fitness, 8501 Winton RdCincinnati, OH 45231 Located next to Conway, Kroger and Applebee’s
DALLAS 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Gilley’s Dallas 1135 South Lamar Street Dallas, TX 75215-1036
PHILADELPHIA 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.The Shops at Liberty Place, 1625 Chestnut St.Philadelphia, PA 19103 Entrance for the casting call at Market Street Courtyard by Au Bon Pain
PHOENIX 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.Embassy Suites Phoenix-Scottsdale@ Stonecreek Golf Club, 4415 E. Paradise Village Parkway South Phoenix, AZ 85032
“The Biggest Loser” challenges and encourages overweight contestants to shed pounds in a safe and recommended manner through comprehensive diet and exercise as they compete for a grand prize of $250,000