The television series The Wannabes staring the pop group Savvy are holding free auditions for students from 5th to 12th grade to appear in their show's music video shooting in Howell, Michigan on Thursday, November 5th, 2009.
The Wannabes are played by the actual pop recording group, Savvy, formed in 2004. Since then they have all had intensive training in singing, dancing and acting. Savvy has performed over 400 live concerts from coast-to-coast in the United States, including headlining the Radio Disney's "Feeling Groovy" tour. Watch at the end of each show to see part of Savvy's music video created for the show.
The series was created by writer/producer, Doreen Spicer (Disney Channel's hit movie "Jump In!" & "The Proud Family") and is directed by one of Disney Channel's finest directors, Eric Dean Seaton (Sonny With A Chance", That's So Raven, Cory in the House, Suite Life of Zack & Cody). The show is making its international debut in early 2010.
You must pre-register to attend one of the free auditions in the music video, which will air at the end of each episode. To register, please email the following information to:
Must include all information or your registration will not be accepted.
When showing up for the video shoot, come dressed in cool concert clothes.
NO LOGOS/NO STRIPES/NO WHITE SHIRTS!
S3 Entertainment Group
1100 Woodward Heights
Ferndale, MI 48220
Kids channel Super RTL has picked up free-tv rights to "The Wannabes" from Showcase Entertainment. USA distribution is in negotiations.
Eric Dean Seaton
Anyone else wanting to work as an extra or actor on the show and lives near Howell, MI can email their audition video, head shot with contact information including age, to Yvette De Marco:
The Pop Group Savvy - Shaylen Carroll, Sarah LeMaire, Mariah Parks, Drew Reinartz, Alan Shaw and Andrew Stern.
"The Wannabes" is a half-hour sitcom which follows six tweens who "wanna be" pop stars, but they find the arts academy boarding school they attend kind of cramps their style.