Desus & Mero Shoe Collab Video, Photo Shoot Open Casting Call (Pay is $550+/Day)

Desus and Mero
LOS ANGELES - DEC 1: The Kid Mero, Desus Nice at the Heavyweight Championship Of The World "Wilder vs. Fury" - Arrivals at the Staples Center on December 1, 2018 in Los Angeles, CA - Image (Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com)

Desus & Mero Shoe collab casting call for talent in New York City.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming in New York City this October 18th and 19th in New York City.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • Teen Desus & Mero look a like – Black & Afro-Latinx, appear 14-17 years old, ideal shoe size 9 – 9.5, be comfortable being physically active (running, hopping a fence, jumping a NY Subway turnstile, playing basketball) to be featured in video (shoes only), and body/face for photoshoot.
  • Teen Girl – Black/ Afro-Latinx, appear 14-17 years old, comfortable being physically active, to appear only in a video focused on her shoes.
  • 2 Kids – Black/Afro-Latinx, male-identifying, ages 5-10, someone who would wear a youth fashion boot and isn’t big enough for an adult size.
  • Baby – Black/Afro-Latinx, 12-18 months, baby or toddler who can walk in addition to being on a stroller.

How to apply:

To audition for a role in the upcoming commercial, check out the casting call breakdown below.

Desus & Mero Shoe CollabĀ 

X Casting: Seeking Babies, Kids, & Teens

Desus & Mero Shoe CollabĀ 

Digital/Social Video & Photo Shoot

Run: 1 year worldwide digital/social/in-retail (Cannot disclose brand name)

Rate: For shoe only talent, $300/day, for 2 teen roles $300/day for the shoe only video plus $550/day for a full-body & face photo shoot.

NYC Shoot Dates: 10/18 & 10/19

Seeking (NYC Based):

  • Teen Desus & Mero look a likes – Black & Afro-Latinx, appear 14-17 years old, ideal shoe size 9 – 9.5, be comfortable being physically active (running, hopping a fence, jumping a NY Subway turnstile, playing basketball) to be featured in video (shoes only), and body/face for photo shoot.
  • Teen Girl – Black/ Afro-Latinx, appear 14-17 years old, comfortable being physical active, to appear only in video focused on her shoes.
  • 2 Kids – Black/Afro-Latinx, male identifying, ages 5-10, someone who would wear a youth fashion boot and isn’t big enough for an adult size.
  • Baby – Black/Afro-Latinx, 12-18 months, baby or toddler who can walk in addition to being on a stroller.

Please submit a photo/resume (or ‘About’) & shoe size to casting directors Victor Vazquez, CSA & Caitlin Jones, CSA at [email protected] by October 9.