Category: ABC

Wife Swap – Casting Guide

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Contestants: 2 per episode
Top Prize: $0
Selectivity: 3 Star


Wife Swap is a family based reality show that appears on ABC network. The premise is that the wife from each of the families switch places so that both families get a sense of life from the other’s perspective.

Applicant Restrictions:
  • Must be 18+ Years Old
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must not be a felon

There are no casting calls for Wife Swap, and the show uses a simple application to find potential contestants. The current version of the application is 13 pages so it will take some time to complete, and once complete you should email it to: mailto: wifeswap@zodiakusa.com. This email address and submission process has been verified by the ABC website.

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The Taste – Casting Guide

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Contestants: 10 per season
Top Prize: $100,000
Selectivity: 4 Star


The Taste is a cooking reality show which appears on ABC. The show pits professional and amateur chefs against each other with the goal of outlasting the competition to win $10,000. The show features judges, Anthony Bourdain, Ludo Lefebvre, Nigella Lawson, and Marcus Samuelson who evaluate the food.

Applicant Restrictions:
  • Must be 18+ Years Old
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must be able to cook
  • Must not be a felon

There are two methods of applying for The Taste. The first is to attend one of the casting calls for the show. The show has five open casting calls for their upcoming season, and if you attend one you should bring both a photo of yourself as well as a signature dish that can be presented as part of the application process.

Open Casting Calls:
  • LOS ANGELES – Saturday, June 21st
  • AUSTIN – Saturday, June 28th
  • SEATTLE – Saturday June 28th
  • CHICAGO – Saturday, July 12th
  • BOSTON – Saturday, July 12th

All casting calls are open from 10am to 3pm in their respective timezone, and if you are interested in attending the casting call address can be found here. The second option is to apply with a video submission. To do this, you need to complete the pre-application, the regular application, and upload a video that is 10 minutes or less. All the details of the video submission can be found here.

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Wipeout – Casting Guide

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Contestants: 24 per episode
Top Prize: $50,000
Selectivity: 3 Star


Wipeout is a reality show appearing on ABC. The show features people who are often in costume trying to make it through an obstacle course as quickly as possible. The show really likes playing up the contestants as characters so it really helps your chances of getting on air if you can fit a couple of personas.

Applicant Restrictions:
  • Must be 18+ Years Old
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must be able to swim
  • Must have an application Video

There are two methods of applying for WipeOut. The first is to attend one of the casting calls for the show. The show has casting calls for their upcoming season, but all of them are no longer active. Our team receives updates from their production team, and we will update our page when new casting calls open.

Open Casting Calls:
  • None Currently

To apply via video submission, you will need to complete a short application process that includes a photo. Next upload your video (4 minutes or lesss) to Youtube as they will only accept a link to the video rather than the video file. Once you have those, the Wipeout Application Form can be found here.

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Shark Tank – Casting Guide

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Contestants: 3 per episode
Top Prize: $TBD
Selectivity: 3 Star


Shark Tank is an business based reality show which appears on ABC. The show is based off of the Canadian show Dragon’s Den, and the premise is that would be entrepreneurs pitch their business idea to potential investors.

Applicant Restrictions:
  • Must be 18+ Years Old
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must have an application Video
  • Must not be a felon

There are two methods of applying for Shark Tank. The first is to attend one of the casting calls for the show. The show had three open casting calls this year with last one being June 7, 2014 so the only option to appear is a video submission.

Open Casting Calls:
  • Columbus, OH — May 16, 2014, 2014
  • Denver, CO — May 30, 2014
  • San Diego, CA — June 7, 2014

To apply via video submission, you will need to complete a four page application process and submit a video detailing your business and explaining why you’d be a great contestant for the show. Once you have those, the Shark Tank Application Form can be found here.

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The Great Christmas Light Fight – Casting Guide

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Contestants: TBD
Top Prize: TBD
Selectivity: 2 Star


The Great Christmas Light Fight is a reality show that will appear on ABC. This show premiered in 2013 with four families competing for the title. It features four families decorating their homes to have the most impressively holiday light display.

Applicant Restrictions:
  • Must be 18+ Years Old
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must have a recent Photo
  • Must have an application Video
  • Must own and reside in the single family home
  • Must not be a felon

Open Casting Calls:
  • None
The first step to apply is to create a video that can be no more than 10 minutes. When you are ready, then go the to application page with the video, a recent photo of your family and the home, and send your data to their casting department. The Great Christmas Light Fight application form is here..

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