City Kicks Off Nationwide Casting Call for Season 2 of Original Reality Series The Bachelor Canada, Beginning Dec. 2
– For the first time, nationwide casting call open to both bachelors and bachelorettes
– Audition application, rules, and regulations available on The Bachelor Canada Facebook page Facebook.com/TheBachelorCanada, beginning Monday, Dec. 2
– Cross-Canada casting tour begins in January 2014
TORONTO (November 21, 2013) No longer just for the single ladies, City’s nationwide casting search for Season 2 of original series The Bachelor Canada is now also open to all of the men who want to put a ring on it. The search for 25 bachelorettes and one lucky bachelor officially begins on Monday, Dec. 2, when romantic hopefuls can visit The Bachelor Canada Facebook page at Facebook.com/TheBachelorCanada to submit their online applications. In addition to the online application process, a cross-Canada casting tour will kick off in January 2014. Full details about the national casting tour, including dates and locations, will be announced in the coming weeks.
“Following last season’s successful fairytale ending for Brad and Bianka, The Bachelor Canada has already proven itself to be a series with true heart,” said Nataline Rodrigues, Director of Original Programming, Rogers Media. “This season, we look forward to meeting even more of Canada’s most vibrant men and women who are seeking the opportunity to find the love of a lifetime.”
City’s nationwide search is open to all eligible Canadian men and women over the age of majority who are looking for true love and are willing to put everything on the line to find it. Upon “liking” The Bachelor Canada Facebook page, applicants will be directed to either the bachelor or bachelorette registration form in order to submit their online applications along with a video showcasing their personality.
Principal filming for Season 2 of The Bachelor Canada will begin in spring 2014 ahead of the fall premiere.
The Bachelor Canada is based on the perennially successful The Bachelor franchise, which is entering its 18th season on City and OMNI Television in January. The homegrown series is among a dynamic roster of original programs commissioned by Rogers Media including Seed, Package Deal, Mother Up!, Meet The Family, Storage Wars Canada, Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan, The Liquidator, The Project: Guatemala, Mohawk Girls, and Bollywood Star.
The Bachelor Canada is produced by Good Human Productions Inc. in association with Rogers Media. From Good Human Productions, Claire Freeland (The Bachelor Canada) and Sean De Vries (The Bachelor Canada) serve as executive producers. From Rogers Media,
Nataline Rodrigues is Director of Original Programming, Hayden Mindell is Vice President of Programming and Content, and Scott Moore is President, Broadcast.
About Good Human Productions Inc.
Good Human Productions Inc. is a Vancouver-based entertainment company committed to delivering unmissable content in all genres on all platforms. Good Human is a partnership between award winning former broadcast executive Claire Freeland and director-producer Sean De Vries. Sean and Claire have developed and supervised the production of over 1,000 hours of prime-time original programming in the comedy, drama, reality, factual and lifestyle genres. Good Human is currently entering production on the hit series The Bachelor Canada (City). For more information, visit goodhumanproductions.com.
City™ television stations in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Montreal and Saskatchewan offer viewers intensely-local, urban-oriented, culturally-diverse television programming. A distinct alternative to other conventional television stations, City engages its viewers with dynamic on-air personalities and delivers an entertaining mix of news, local-interactive formats such as: Breakfast Television and Cityline; as well as local Canadian and US acquired prime time entertainment programming. City is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information on City stations and programming, visit Citytv.com