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The modeling industry has been around for years and people have had to search for models dating all the way back to 1853 when Charles Worth asked his wife Marie to model the clothes he designed. Just like that the modeling industry was born, and since that time it has grown more popular than some may have expected. Now we're priviliged to see different types of models and actors get paid for modeling jobs well designed clothing, jewlery, perfume, and so much more; while also, shooting commercials and photo shoots for advertising.

This type of diversity in this industry has led more people to look for modeling jobs and auditions by using online databases like Model Search America. Some of the top experts at model agencies know that there is plenty of talented people searching for open calls for models, and the best way to know how to become a model is to market yourself electronically. That is where our online service comes into play as Model Search America allows you to make yourself accessible to people in the modeling industry who are looking for fresh new talent.

Siging up with Model Search America is a great way to learn about model agencies, how the industry works, find modeling jobs, and most importantly get the experience you need to be successful in this business. The entertainment industry is a fast paced business, and doing things on your own can be very difficult. Don't make the mistake of believing that you can go from an unknown person to a professional fashion model who is on every magazine and runway. Model agencies within this industry will make any first time model start finding jobs that will help you build experience so that you can one day land that big time opportunity.

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There are literally so many job opportunities for models available for every type of person regardless of age, body type, gender, ethnicity. When you sign up to work with Model Search America you instantly gain access to:

The list of modeling auditions and jobs that can be found is literally endless, as there are so many possibilities that can be made available to you! Simply think about how many clothing brands there are, and realize that every brand needs models to represent them and every product they make available. Also, if you're a parent you may be interested in knowing that there is a huge market out there for child modeling jobs and as well as model opportunities for teenagers. These two individual age groups always have the chance to gain early experience and can eventually find themselves modeling search for 2014 brands like Abercrombie, Hollister and Aeropostale in time.

Auditions for Other Types of Modeling Jobs

Models are in demand everywhere, not just the fashion and clothing world. Every time you pick up a magazine or visit a website you're seeing dozens of models, and those models are getting paid and/or gaining valuable experience to make their big splash into the industry. There are plenty of brands out there like Playskool, Rolex, and so many other companies that offer modeling jobs to people. It's not quite as hard as you may think it is to get into modeling, as there are a different starting points for everyone. Back in 1853 Marie had Charles. Today you have MSA to help you.

We have built relationships with the industries top photographers, model agencies, and casting directors so we have a huge pool of modeling jobs available, and we try to post them as often as possible. Be sure to apply to any modeling gig that matches your profile and you're already well on your way to success.

Read our blogs daily for modeling tips, modeling advice, lists of free casting calls, and auditions for fashion modeling, child modeling, and print model jobs and much much more.

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Feature Film VACATION Casting Background Actors

static.squarespace.comDo you remember watching the comedy film series National Lampoon’s which chronicled the misadventures of the Griswold family as they attempt to enjoy their vacations?

The first installment of the comedy series, National Lampoon’s Vacation (1983), Clark and Ellen Griswold take their children, Rusty and Audrey, on a cross-country trip from their hometown in Chicago to Walley World in California. Of course the misadventures begin when the clan gets lost in St. Louis, then being forced to take an elderly aunt and her dog to Phoenix, and when they ultimately make it to Walley World they discover that the park is closed.

In National Lampoon’s European Vacation (1985) the Griswold’s take us on a wild misadventure in Europe. From Knocking the Stonehenge to mistaking strangers for family to being involved in a robbery and kidnapping. The laughs never really end.

National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989) Clark Griswold’s tries to give his family “the most fun-filled old-fashioned family Christmas ever.” Clark becomes extremely obsessed with making nothing, absolutely nothing goes wrong. But when his job cuts the Christmas Bonuses Clark completely snaps and goes crazy.

The last installment of the series in 1997 simply titled Vegas Vacation takes the family to Las Vegas after Clark receives a large bonus check. Clark immediately hits the blackjack tables, Rusty heads to the dice tables and wins big, Audrey and Vicki go go-go dancing and Ellen becomes infatuated with Wayne Newton. After losing big at blackjack Clark turns to Cousin Eddie for help recouping his money.

In the Warner Bros. Vacation reboot Rusty Griswold is all grown up and is now taking his wife and kids on a family vacation. Rusty is played by Ed Helms and his wife, Debbie, is played by Christina Applegate. The film will also star Chris Hemsworth and Charlie day.

Extras casting directors in the Atlanta area have released a casting call for this coming Monday seeking background actors between the ages of 18 and 75 to portray travelers.


Working this MON 10/27 in Midtown Atlanta

Casting for MEN and WOMEN, ages 18 to 75 all ethnicities for a fun airport scene

NOTE: we still have some spots open so resubmit if you are still open, or for anyone who may have missed this posting before …

and put “TRAVELER” in the subject.

CURRENT PHOTOS- Please make sure you send a good face photo from the shoulders up, with no other people in the picture, no sunglasses and no hats, and a photo of you, from the waist or knees up in a pleasant look that we can see your basic figure/shape.


Then please List the following:

Email address
CITY and STATE where you live (or will be coming from!)
MEN: jacket size
Women: dress size

THE PAY RATE IS $64 for 8 hrs with OT after that.

Art Fashion Photographer, Tim Burleson, is Casting Female Models

timTim Burleson is a Los Angeles area (Film) photographer who is currently working on three ongoing projects Hollowed Ground, Hollywood Swingin’ and Venice Beach At Night. Hollowed Ground is a music documentary reflecting the lives of blues and jazz musicians at night clubs in the Los Angeles area. Hollywood Swingin’ is a retro fashion series that depicts the styles from the 1950s to the 1970s and is primarily shot on Hollywood Blvd. His third project Venice Beach At Night is a swimsuit fashion series which depicts models in a variety of swimsuits caught in unique poses while dodging the waves after dark.

Burleson describes himself as an “Old School” photographer who has a very simple and organic style when creating ‘in the moment’ images. He does not edit his images but instead uses composition, form, lighting, posing and angles to create a photograph that has a life of its own enabling the view to experience his work in a very beautiful and positive way.

Burleson is beginning work on a series of (art fashion) image sets promoted for international publication consideration and is casting female models. If you are interested in working with Burleson please submit current promotional images (at least 4) and contact information to burlesonimages@gmail.com. Models must be over the age of 18. To view Tim’s portfolio visit his website at www.burlesonimages.com.

Singer and Model, Joanne Borgella, Dies at 32

Joanne Borgella‘American Idol’ contestant, Singer and Model, Joanne Borgella died at the age of 32 after a battle with endometrial cancer on Saturday, Oct. 18. Joanne publicly announced to her fans that she had been diagnosed with throat cancer and that it had spread to her chest. She documented her treatments and visits to the doctor on her facebook page. Her family made the grievous announcement to her fans via her facebook page.

“With heavy hearts, we are deeply saddened to announce the passing of our beloved Joanne,” the family wrote. “On Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 5:45AM, Joanne Borgella Ramirez was called by the Lord to heaven. At an early age, Joanne made a choice to serve and trust the Lord; and since her diagnosis over a year ago, Joanne made a choice to also be a fighter and share her journey with the world. Although our family is suffering with this great loss, we find comfort in the closeness Joanne shared with the Lord. We know her spirit still shines and will continue to live on in heaven.” Continue reading

Casting Calls for Models on FOX’s ‘Empire’ Series

Casting Call for Models on EmpireThe life of a model is not all about walking down runways or going to photo shoots, as there are all kinds of casting calls for models that you can take advantage of. In fact, FOX is currently holding a casting for attractive models in the Chicago area to participate in their new upcoming series ‘Empire’, which airs early next year. Continue reading

Casting Call for Plus Size Models on New Reality Show

Casting Call for Plus Size ModelsIf you’re a plus size model who is looking for casting calls in the entertainment industry you find this current job opportunity interesting. There is currently work being done for a reality television show that will focus on plus size modeling jobs and the women who work in this particular industry. The show is still in early production, but the casting directors are still taking applications for all those who are interested in taking part in the production.

Casting Call Requirements for Plus Size Model TV Show

The only requirements that we know of for this casting call for plus size models is that all those who are interested in this modeling job is that you at least live in either the Atlanta or Houston area. Once again we do not have confirmation if filming will be taking place in both locations or not, but this is the request that was made by the casting directors. Also, in order to be considered for a role on this new reality TV show you must also prove that you have an outspoken personality and the ability to showcase your emotions while the cameras are rolling. Continue reading

The Difference between Commercial and Editorial Modeling | Modeling

Commercial and Editorial ModelingThe difference between a career in commercial and editorial modeling is that editorial loosely referrers to fashion. The two are completely different types of careers. There are models who work for Fashion brands; like fashion designers, specific brand campaigns and advertising, and fashion magazine covers. Then there are models who work commercial brands; like catalogs, swimwear brands, athletic brands and lingerie brands. Continue reading

How to Put Together a Professional Modeling Portfolio | Aspiring Models

Professional Modeling PortfolioEvery successful model will tell you that what you will need a great, professional modeling portfolio. It gives agents, casting directors and their clients an idea of your modeling capacity and whether or not you would be the right person to represent their brand. We have put together a few tips to help you put together a flattering, professional portfolio that will demonstrate your exceptional features and unique styles.

The First Step is to hire a Professional Photographer

If you want to be taken seriously and considered for the most competitive modeling jobs you must hire a professional photographer. While Portrait Studios take flattering photos of you during your milestone years they are not considered an industry standard, as they do not showcase your modeling techniques and exceptional look. At a Portrait Studio the lighting is often poor, the background is very limited and the photographer is not trained in Fashion Photography. You will want to hire a photographer who knows what it’s like to work on fashion modeling jobs and knows how to capture a fashion model. In the modeling industry you are judged on your photos as it give the client an idea of what an ad campaign might look like. Continue reading

How to Become a Victoria’s Secret Model

Victoria's Secret ModelsIn the modeling world Victoria Secret is a brand that every up and coming model wants to work for. The thing about Victoria’s Secret that make it such an exceptional modeling job is that they have developed the brand of what they sell around the personality of the person that represents their brand. Not everybody does that, so that is one thing that makes Victoria Secret special because we know have fewer magazines that create a presence for models where you see name and face recognition. During the “Era of Supermodel” we knew models names, we knew who they were and their were personalities. A model wasn’t a blank canvas that nobody knew who she was, that has been distanced from the business a little bit. Continue reading

How to Handle Requests for Nude Modeling

Nude ModelingThe issue of nudity will occasionally come up when you’re introduced to various parts of the modeling industry, and it’s a very personal issue for many people to face. Regardless, the first thing any type of model must remember is that you have to stick to your own moral code and not allow yourself to feel pressured. Also, remember that nudity is never a required step to getting a modeling job with a photographer or fashion show. You don’t ever have to say yes if a photographer asks you to take off your top during a shoot, it is not necessary. Continue reading

6 Myths about Model Searches, Being a Model and Modeling

Myths about Model Searches, Being a Model, and ModelingMuch like any job or career path there are both facts and myths that people like to spread to those new to their field, and modeling is no different. There are a number of different myths about model searches, being a model and modeling that we here at ModelSearchAmerica.comfeel should be put to rest. Continue reading

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