Open casting call: Food Network's '24 Hour Restaurant Battle' auditions in Orlando - Sunday, November 14th

Who should apply:

  • Two person teams with pre-existing relationships. Husband/wife, ex-husband/wife, father/daughter, mother/son, newlyweds, brothers, sisters, twins, cousins, best friends etc.

  • Those with the skills to run a restaurant. Applicants may have lots restaurant experience, no restaurant experience, or some combination of them both. One member of the team will run the “back of the house” and one member will run the “front of the house”. As a team you must have the skills to open and run a restaurant!

  • Those with lots of personality. Teams must be charismatic and outgoing! Must have lots of energy!

Orlando casting call information:

Thursday, November 14, 2010

10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Holiday Inn Orlando- 5905 Kirkman Rd. Orlando, FL 32819

Go to to download two applications (one for you, one for your partner). Bring completed applications along with recent photos to the casting call. E-mail [email protected] with any questions.

If it has always been your dream to be on a reality cooking show to cook your heart out (among other things) for millions of TV viewers, then now may be the chance you've been waiting for. The Food Network is currently holding open casting calls for the second season of their show 24 Hour Restaurant Battle and will be in Orlando on Sunday, November 14th to check out the talent in Florida.

The show centers around a two-person team, one running the kitchen and the other manning the front of the house, who must open and run a restaurant in a very short amount of time. Applicants can have lots to very little restaurant experience and personality is key to being cast.

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