Monthly Archives: August 2011

Casting Grandma & Grandpa’s who are fantastic cooks for a TV Pilot

My Grandmother’s Ravioli

1 Hour TV Pilot

Non Union

Network: The Cooking Channel

Producers:  Lauren Deen & Gideon Evans

Production Co: CBS Eye Productions

Director: Gideon Evans

Casting Director:  EJ Casting

Casting: NOW thru  AUG 19th

Shoots:  2-3 days (for each segment) in mid to late September

Location: New York Tri State Area (preferred)

Rate: $100 plus groceries  – complete buyout

Description of show: Mo wants your Grandmother and/or Grandfather to teach him their favorite recipe and share their stories and life advice. 

Host: Mo Rocca

What we are looking for:

  • Grandmothers and Grandfathers
  • All ethnicities
  • 50 to 100 years old
  • Big personalities, who are fantastic home cooks (professionals are also welcome) with a treasured family recipe.
  • Real characters: warm, fun, outgoing, fiery, perfectionists, or even curmudgeonly, who cook wonderful food
  • Willing to teach our funny, smart host Mo Rocca, how to prepare a delicious dish.
  • We’d also love to hear family histories and grandmotherly advice.
  • Hobbies and other activities that Grandma and Grandpa could teach Mo is a big bonus.
  • Accents & English as a second language is not a problem.
  • New York Tri State Area preferred

Please submit to: Realpeoplecastingnyc@gmail.com

If you are submitting yourself – please include a recent photo and list in notes what your specialties are and how often you cook for yourself or your family and friends. Include background in cooking, favorite dish and why you would like to teach Mo your recipe. If you have a funny story about yourself – let us know.

If you are submitting for someone else – your grandmother or grandfather – please tell us a little about them – their age, personality, where they live and what their food specialties are and how best to contact them.

Please include all contact information: email, telephone numbers and address.

If you have any questions, please contact us at realpeoplecastingnyc@gmail.com


Grandmas & Grandpas who are fantastic cooks for a TV Pilot

My Grandmother’s Ravioli

1 Hour TV Pilot

Non Union

Network: The Cooking Channel

Producers:  Lauren Deen & Gideon Evans

Production Co: CBS Eye Productions

Director: Gideon Evans

Casting:  EJ Casting

Shoots:  2-3 days (for each segment) in mid to late September

Location: New York Tri State Area (preferred)

Rate: $100 plus groceries  – complete buyout

Description of show: Mo wants your Grandmother and/or Grandfather to teach him their favorite recipe and share their stories and life advice. 

Host: Mo Rocca

What we are looking for:

  • Grandmothers and Grandfathers
  • All ethnicities
  • 50 to 100 years old
  • Big personalities, who are fantastic home cooks (professionals are also welcome) with a treasured family recipe.
  • Real characters: warm, fun, outgoing, fiery, perfectionists, or even curmudgeonly, who cook wonderful food
  • Willing to teach our funny, smart host Mo Rocca, how to prepare a delicious dish.
  • We’d also love to hear family histories and grandmotherly advice.
  • Hobbies and other activities that Grandma and Grandpa could teach Mo is a big bonus.
  • Accents & English as a second language is not a problem.
  • New York Tri State Area preferred

Please submit to: Realpeoplecastingnyc@gmail.com

If you are submitting yourself – please include a recent photo and list in notes what your specialties are and how often you cook for yourself or your family and friends. Include background in cooking, favorite dish and why you would like to teach Mo your recipe. If you have a funny story about yourself – let us know.

If you are submitting for someone else – your grandmother or grandfather – please tell us a little about them – their age, personality, where they live and what their food specialties are and how best to contact them.

 

Please include all contact information: email, telephone numbers and address.

If you have any questions, please contact us at realpeoplecastingnyc@gmail.com