SAN FRANCISCO (CW BAY AREA) – Open casting calls of AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL on The CW Bay Area are currently being held in select cities across the country, including here in the Bay Area. Cycle 20 is the “co-ed edition” of AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL where, for the first time, male models will be added to the group of contestants competing for the title. Yes, ladies, you heard right! Male Models!


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Casting directors are looking for males and females, between the ages of 18 to 27, of diverse backgrounds, shapes, sizes and with a minimum height requirement of 5’7” tall for women and 5’10” for men. The chosen contestants will move into the models’ house alongside one another. The men and women will vie for a prize package that will launch their modeling careers.


The Bay Area open casting call will be on Friday, January 4, 2013 from 11:00am to 2:00pm at the Metro PCS Van Ness location.


The second open casting call will be on Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 11:00am to 2:00pm at the Digicom Wireless store on Story Road in San Jose.

The Northern California open casting call will be on Saturday, December 22 at the Bayshore Mall in Eureka from 10:00am – 1:00pm.



For more info, visit


Other Open Call Cities:

Friday, December 14
10:00am – 2:00pm
Palmetto Beauty School
2601 East Main Street
Spartanburg, SC 29307

4:00pm – 7:00pm
The Owego Treadway Inn
1100 New York 17C
Owego, NY 13827

Saturday, December 15
8:00am – 3:00pm
Victory Square
1901 East Victory Drive
Savannah, GA 31414

10:00am – 1:00pm
Party Dress Express
657 Quarry Street
Fall River, MA 02723

10:00am – 4:00pm
Whiskey Jacks
552 State Street
Madison, WI 53703

12:00pm – 4:00pm
Eastland Mall
2740 Eastland 4
Columbus, OH 43232

Monday, December 17
1:00pm – 3:00pm
Crave Restaurant
825 Hennepin Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Tuesday, December 18
2:00pm – 6:00pm
Comfort Inn & Suites
10015 Chantilly Parkway
Montgomery, AL 36117

4:00pm – 7:00pm
Harrisburg Mall
3501 Paxton Street
Harrisburg, PA 17111

Saturday, December 22
9:30am – 2:00pm
Bridal Elegance in Ottawa
205 W Etna Rd
Ottawa, IL 61350

10:00am – 1:00pm
Bayshore Mall
3300 Broadway Street
Eureka, CA 95501

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10:00am – 1:00pm
Michiana Beauty College
7321 Heritage Square
Granger, IN 46530

Saturday, December 29
10:00am – 1:00pm
Bend Factory Stores
61334 South Why 97
Bend, OR 97702

1:00pm – 4:00pm
Millcreek Mall
5800 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16565

The Old Broadway
22 N. Broadway
Fargo, ND 58102

Thursday, January 3
10:00am – 2:00pm
The Patriot Center
10101 Market Street
Rothschild, WI 54474

2:00pm – 7:00pm
Shoppes at Montage
5011 Shopes Blvd
Moosic, PA 18507

Friday, January 4
10:00am – 2:00pm
The Patriot Center
10101 Market Street
Rothschild, WI 54474

10:00am – 3:00pm
P&A Scholars
22925 Woodward Avenue
Femdale, MI 48220

10:00am – 6:00pm
Plato’s Closet
2900 East Texas St
Bossier City, LA 71111

11:00am – 3:00pm
120 Regency Parkway
Omaha, NE 68114

3:00pm – 7:00pm
Latitude 40
200 Quinn Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275

Saturday, January 5
TBD location and time
Los Angeles, CA

8:00am – 12:00pm
Bellus Academy
13266 Poway Road
Poway, CA 92064

9:00am – 4:00pm
Art Institute of Ft. Lauderdale
1799 S.E. 17th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

10:00am – 1:00pm
Frontier Mall
1400 Dell Range Blvd
Cheyenne, WY 82009

10:00am – 2:00pm
Valley Plaza Mall
2701 Ming Avenue
Bakersfield, CA 93304

10:00am – 2:00pm
Peachetree Mall
3131 Manchester Expressway
Columbus, GA 31909

10:00am – 3:00pm
Northwest Arkansas Mall
4201 N. Shiloh Drive
Fayetteville, AR 72703

11:00am – 4:00pm
Fashion Center (Simon Mall)
1100 S. Hayes Street
Arlington, VA 22202

* Locations and times subject to change. Please visit for up-to-date casting information, applications, as well as additional open calls sponsored by local CW Affiliates. The Official AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL Casting Director will hold one final open call on Saturday, January 5, 2013. Please email the casting team to get further details at

AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL is produced by 10 by 10 Entertainment in association with The Tyra Banks Company. The executive producers are Ken Mok (“Making the Band”), Tyra Banks and Laura Fuest Silva. The series was created by Tyra Banks and developed by Mok and Kenya Barris. Tyra Banks also hosts the series, which recently completed airing its 18th cycle in the United States. Currently, AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL is under license in over 100 markets around the world and has 20 international versions in production. AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL and the AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL format are licensed internationally by CBS Studios International.
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