TV show based in Austin looking for actors for new show


Jared Cordero, Online Editor In Chief

Students that are interested in acting are getting a big opportunity.

The casting team behind Brad Pitt’s, The Tree Of Life and David Lowery’s, Ain’t Them Bodies Saints are looking for teen actors, born in 1998-2001, for the American rendition of Skam A teen drama centered around . Auditions for Skam are Nov. 17 – 19.

With no prior acting experience required and the only real requirements are being a teen, growing up in Austin or the surrounding area, and having authentic experience with living in the city.

Along with the huge resume boost and the low prior acting requirements, the Skam Team is offering a professional wage for their actors. The show will shoot in early 2018 and will premiere on Facebook’s video platform, Facebook Watch later that year.

Students can sign up to be on Skam here: