Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020 | 2 a.m.
The Match Show Network is seeking for Las Vegans fascinated in getting contributors on its blackjack-based mostly clearly show “Catch 21.”
Jane Livshin, a casting director for the clearly show, mentioned filming will take position in Las Vegas over a six-week period in May possibly and June.
The activity incorporates the procedures of blackjack, but incorporates pop society trivia inquiries, Livshin mentioned. A few gamers, who every acquire one card to start, contend for each clearly show with the opportunity to stroll away with $25,000.
Contestants who make it to the show’s remaining round are certain to leave with at the very least $one,000.
“We’re seeking for Las Vegas locals or folks who will be in Las Vegas throughout that time period,” Livshin mentioned. “We want folks with great individuality from all walks of lifestyle who want to have some exciting.”
Livshin mentioned “hundreds” of folks will probable be interviewed — people exchanges will take position remotely via Skype — but that extra than one hundred episodes will be recorded.
Casting officers are typically seeking for males or girls in their 20s and up, Livshin mentioned, even though all contestants ought to be eighteen by May possibly one.
“It’s a exciting activity,” Livshin mentioned. “People will need to know the procedures of blackjack — in essence that the target is to get to 21 just before going over — but the trivia inquiries aren’t overly difficult. They are not as difficult as the inquiries you’d see on ‘Jeopardy!’.”
The activity is hosted by Alfonso Ribeiro — probably most effective recognised for his position as Carlton Banks on the nineties sitcom “The New Prince of Bel-Air” — with Witney Carson serving as the supplier.
“For everyone who might consider auditioning, it’s not daunting,” Livshin mentioned. “It will be a exciting encounter. We’re encouraging folks to utilize ASAP.”
These fascinated in getting regarded for an audition are questioned to email a brief narrative of why they’d be a good suit for the clearly show, alongside with a recent image and back links to social media accounts, to [email protected].