Are you wondering how to get your child started in modeling and acting? There is a new kids commercial casting call you can apply to. Radio Flyer is holding auditions for child models and actors. Casting directors are searching for boys and girls who are 3 to 8 years old. Filming will be in Evanston, Illinois so they are looking for kids local to Chicago. This is a paid modeling and acting job. Compensation for selected talent is $100.00 for the 4 hour shoot. It is scheduled to film on June 15th. Parents who would like their children to be considered for the commercial can sign up their kids for the casting call. This is a fabulous opportunity

About Radio Flyer

Radio Flyer is the official maker of the little red wagon, tricycles and other safe, quality toys that spark imagination and inspire active play.

What They Are Looking For

Project: Radio Flyer Commercial
Role: Non-Union Kid Extras
Shoot Dates: June15th
Rate: $100/4
Location: Evanston, Il

Parents, please submit your kids who can play the following:

KID #1: Male & Female, Ages 4-7, African American, must be able to ride a 3 wheeler
Kid #2: Female, Asian, Age 5-8 with long hair that could play a child from the 60s/70s
Kid # 3: Male or Female, Ages 4-8, Middle Eastern, Indian or Asian girls
Kid #4: Male or Female, Ages 3-7, all ethnicities, child with disability
Kid #5: Male, any ethnicity, Ages 4-8, heavy set or “chubby” boy that could play a kid from the 80s or 90s

Overall looking for “REAL” kids. Think – “Stranger Things” on Netflix

How to Apply

If interested and available, please send an email to with the following:

1) Please put in the role(s) you are submitting for in the subject line i.e. Kid #1, Kid #3 etc

2) In the submission email include your child’s: name, age range, height, weight, clothing sizes, city and zip, phone and email and give us the name of the guardian who would be on-set.

3) Attach close-up candid photo AND a full body in JPEG format. Make sure the photo is taken in decent lighting (no selfies), no sunglasses against a neutral background.
*NOTE: Rename the title of your photos with your Full Name. You should do this with all your submission photos

4) Please confirm your mode of transportation. i.e., Uber, Taxi, CTA, Vehicle

5) Give us the name of the employer listed on your work permit and send us a scanned copy of your child’s current work permit. If your child DOES NOT have a work permit, please let us know so we can help you obtain one.

6) Confirm you have open availability during the filming date.

7) Confirm that your child is out of school for the summer session (if not, what is last date of school) and/or let us know if you child does not yet attend school.
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