Telemundo has launched its first national casting call for the international TV hit Yo Me Llamo (My Name Is) across five top Hispanic markets. Casting calls will be held from July 7 to July 23 in the markets listed below.
Yo Me Llamo asks contestants to not only show exceptional musical talent, but to also demonstrate their ability to convey the personalities, style and even charisma of popular artists. Already a hit in 47 countries, the show is an established international reality series, and Telemundo will be airing it in the U.S. starting in the third quarter of this year.
Interested participants who cannot attend local castings can participate online by filling out an application at yomellamocasting.com, and uploading a video between one and three minutes singing the song of a famous artist.
In-person castings will take place at the following locations. Candidates must bring a driver’s license or photo ID and be ready to sing a song by a famous artist. Times listed are local:
Miami: July 7-8 from 9am-6pm at Greenwich Studios, 12100 Northeast 16th Ave., North Miami, FL 33161
Puerto Rico: July 12-13 from 2pm-10pm at Telemundo, 383 Ave. Roosevelt, Hato Rey, San Juan
New York: July 15-16 from 9am-6pm. Address to be posted at yomellamocasting.com.
Las Vegas: July 20-21 from 9am-6pm at Fiesta Rancho Casino Hotel, Club Tequila, 2400 North Rancho Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89032
Los Angeles: July 22-23 from 9am-6pm. Address to be posted at yomellamocasting.com.