NBC's New Adventure Reality Series 'Get Out Alive With Bear Grylls' Launches Nationwide Contestant Search

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November 29th, 2012

via press release:

NBC’S NEW ADVENTURE-REALITY SERIES, ‘GET OUT ALIVE WITH BEAR GRYLLS’ (WORKING TITLE) LAUNCHES NATIONWIDE, NINE-CITY SEARCH FOR NEW CONTESTANTS

 

 

Auditions for Teams of Two to be Held in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Portland, Atlanta, Detroit, Dallas, Phoenix and Fayetteville, Ark.

 

 

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – November 29, 2012 – NBC’s new adventure-reality series “Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls” (working title) is launching a nine-city, cross-country search to find fearless teams of two. Casting producers are looking for confident and competitive duos who think they have the courage and determination to survive in the wild and vie for this unique opportunity to compete for the reward of a lifetime.

 

Candidates must be at least 21 years of age by February 1, 2013 and legal residents of the United States. For those who are unable to attend a casting call, information on how to apply to the show and submit a videotape is available on www.nbc.com/casting and http://www.nbcbearshow.com/.

 

Saturday, December 1

 

Chicago

10 a.m. – 4p.m.

XSport Fitness

819 South State Street

Chicago, Ill. 60605

 

Sunday, December 2

 

Portland, Ore.

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The Leftbank Annex

101 North Weidler Street

Portland, Ore. 97227

 

Saturday, December 8

 

Atlanta

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The Georgian Terrace Hotel

659 Peachtree St NE

Atlanta, Ga. 30308

 

Detroit area

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Gardner-White

 

4445 N. Atlantic Blvd

Auburn Hills, Mich. 48326

 

Sunday, December 9

 

Dallas

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Gilley’s Dallas

1135 South Lamar Street

Dallas, Texas 75215

 

Saturday, December 15

 

Fayetteville, Ark.

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Fayetteville Athletic Club

2920 East Zion Rd

Fayetteville, Ark. 72703

 

Los Angeles area

10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Boys and Girls Club

2232 Lincoln Blvd

Venice, Calif. 90291

 

Saturday, January 12

 

New York

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Flatotel

135 West 52d Street

New York, N.Y. 10019

 

 

Phoenix area

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Superstition Springs Center

6555 E. Southern Ave

Mesa, Az. 85206

 

 

 

 

“Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls” (working title) is a new, larger-than-life and extreme adventure reality-competition series headlined by world-renowned adventurer Bear Grylls, to be co-produced by Bear Grylls Ventures and Ben Silverman’s multimedia studio, Electus for NBC.

 

 

 

 

About Electus

Electus is the first integrated multimedia entertainment studio to unite producers, creators, advertisers and distributors under one roof and produce all forms of content for distribution across a variety of platforms around the world. Headed by Ben Silverman in partnership with IAC [NASDAQ: IACI], the company connects advertisers, distributors and content creators early on in the development process, enabling marketers and advertisers to be a true partner in campaigns and content creation. Electus International, the global distribution arm or Electus, is responsible for all international sales and distribution for Electus' programming and its studio partners as well as programs and formats from other well-known 3rd party providers.

 

 

About Bear Grylls Ventures

Bear Grylls Ventures (BGV) manages all television, film, books, licensing and endorsement deals for the survival expert. The goal of the company is to develop and endorse projects that embrace adventure and inspire people to realize their dreams. Several product partners include Gerber Knives, Craghoppers, Bushnell, Coreban, Degree Men, Bear River and Dockers.

 

 

 

 
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