MEDIA ALERT: MONDAY, APRIL 8 AT 2PMWHERE: Universal Studios Hollywood – “VIP Experience” Lounge, located to right of park’s main entrance (100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608)
Universal Studios Hollywood is Hiring:Universal Studios Hollywood Holds Open Call Auditions for English, Bilingual Spanish and Mandarin Speaking Studio Tour Guides as Theme Park Recruits Ambassadors for itsPopular Behind-the-Scenes ‘Studio Tour’ and Enhanced ‘VIP Experience’In Preparation for an Exciting SummerWHAT: Universal Studios Hollywood is hiring Studio Tour guides for its signature “Studio Tour” attraction, which provides behind-the-scenes access to a working production studio, movie set backlot and one-of-a-kind special effects attractions, including the award-winning “King Kong 360-3D” created by Peter Jackson, the world’s largest, most intense 3D experience. Selected Studio Tour Guides will join a roster of seasoned professionals, many of whom will transition to roles of coveted “VIP Experience” guides. The enhanced “VIP Experience” puts the illustrious world of movie-making magic within arm’s reach of guests visiting from across the globe. It features an exclusive guided theme park visit and Studio Tour with unlimited front-of-line ride privileges, unprecedented behind-the-scenes access to movie and television sets, including the legendary prop house and a gourmet lunch prepared by Universal’s award-winning executive chef. As Universal Studios Hollywood ambassadors, the Studio Tour guides join a dynamic program offering employees access to Hollywood-insider perks unavailable anywhere else in the entertainment industry. Highlights include: intimate group symposiums with prestigious industry professionals, free professional acting classes, auditions for top industry casting directors, and free private screenings of Universal films, to name a few. To be considered, candidates must be enthusiastic and charismatic, have a performance and / or public speaking background, be knowledgeable of film and television, have an engaging stage presence, be friendly, outgoing, and be at least 18 years of age. WHO: Hundreds of English, bilingual Spanish and bilingual Mandarin speaking job-seekers and aspiring Hollywood hopefuls
WHEN:Monday, April 8, 20132-4pm: Studio Tour guide -- open casting callPRESSEnter Universal Studios Blvd. off the 101 Freeway or Universal HollywoodPARKING: Drive off Lankershim Blvd. Follow signs to press parking and press check-in.