How to Apply for Fear Factor:
In addition to individuals, Fear Factor is currently seeking Couples Families and Twins for next season.
How to Apply:
Applying for Fear Factor begins with 4 steps:
1. Making a 5-minute personal videotape
2. Filling out a written application, including a recent photo
3. Sending it to our casting team.
4. Couples Families and Twins, click here for specific instructions for each category before applying.
1. Making Your Videotape
Making a videotape audition for the program is very easy. Using a video camera, make us a 5-minute tape that explains why you would be an excellent candidate for Fear Factor. Be creative, show us your personality - tell us who you are and what makes you unique. Start with your name and hometown. There is no "right" or "wrong" thing to say on your tape, we just want to get to know you and what makes you a unique and special person.
-DO NOT ATTEMPT ANY STUNTS ON YOUR TAPE
-Make sure we can see and hear you clearly.
-At the end of the tape please zoom the camera out to include a full body shot.
-Label the tape with your name, age, address and phone number.
-We can only accept VHS tapes (The ones that fit in your VCR). Transferring your camcorder tape to VHS can be accomplished easily. Use the Red, White, and Yellow cables that come with your camera to connect it to your VCR. Push play on your camera, and Record on your VCR. Please run a test and make sure your transfer worked properly.
-Be Kind, Rewind. Rewinding your tape to the beginning greatly increases our fondness for you.
2. Filling out the Application:
Click here to download the application. Please take your time and answer the questions honestly. Additional instructions are enclosed on the first page of the application. We will only accept completed and signed applications if they are accompanied by your videotape.
Include a recent photo:
Please enclose a recent personal photo with the application. Make sure your photo(s) are clearly labeled with your name and phone number on the back. It is best, though not mandatory to send 2 clear photos of just you - one close up and one full body.
3. Sending Your Package
Please Label Your Package and send it to:
Fear Factor Casting - "CITY NAME"
1149 N. Gower Suite 105
Los Angeles, CA 90038
What is "CITY NAME" you ask? We will visit select cities across the US over the coming months. If you are chosen to move on to the next round of casting, you will be invited to interview in person. If you are invited to interview, you must be willing to travel at your own expense to be interviewed at a location near you: In quotation marks after "Fear Factor Reality Casting" on the mailing label, print the city located closest to where you live:
San Francisco, CA
Los Angeles, CA
New York City
The Producers reserve the right to add or cancel cities and/or substitute other cities as interview locations.
To review, here is your "To Do" List:
1. Make a 5 minute videotape
2. Label the tape with your name, age, address and phone number
3. Complete and sign the application
4. Include the photos.
5. Determine your nearest city from the list above, and note it where appropriate.
6. Kiss it good luck and send it in.
Please note: Application materials will not be returned. Limit: One application package per person.