October 6, 2009

TV TimeZ and Casting CallZ

MTV will air the docu-series "Gone Too Far" beginning October 12 at 10pm. Hosted and created by the late Adam "DJ AM" Goldstein, the network received the consent of his family to continue with the show. It chronicles young addicts and gives them a chance to enter therapy. There will be eight one-hour episodes.

Johnny "Drama" Chase will have a series worked around him after being considered "too old" for a part in Melrose Place. With a holding deal in place, he will spend a few months in Italy with his brother, Vincent Chase.

Zlata "Thoughts" Faerman will debut her makeover on NBC's The Today Show October 7th between the hours of 10 - 11am.

Casting Call: FOX is conducting a two-week search online for 18 to 22 year olds who can pass for a teenager aged 16 or 17 years. The open casting call is for a new untitled comedy pilot on FOX from the executive producers of That '70s Show. The show is from writer/producer Mark Brazill with Tom Werner and Mike Clements also executive producing. The plot involves modern-day teenagers based on Brazill's working-class childhood in Buffalo, NY. To audition, fill out the online form, stating name, age, height and name of the character you are submitting for, read the audition scene provided and upload. Auditions are accepted 24 hours a day. For more information, visit www.tvpilotopencall.com .

Casting Call: Bravo okayed a seventh season of Top Chef for 2010 and also announced nationwide open calls for chefs to participate on the show starting October 18 in San Francisco. Other cities and dates include: Miami October 25; Chicago October 26; Washington, D.C. November 4; New York November 8; and Dallas November 11. More information and the application can be found at www.BravoTV.com/casting .