How To Get Kids Into The Biz

When I was a kid, I really wanted to be on TV. I also really wanted to be in Annie on Broadway ( I used to sing “tomorrow” at the top of my lungs everyday for a year) but my were very forgetable. I have friends that were in commericals and print ads, I was so jealous. I really wanted that. If my kids should inherit that star struck trait that I had, I should start keeping up with the way these things work. Look no further than your laptop and join a live twitter party this Wednesday night via The Media Moms #kidscasting twitter party.

If your kids really want to get into commericals, print, or film, you should rsvp to a not to be missed twitter party hosted by The Media Moms on Wednesday, June 17, from 7-9 pm.  Some of the real stars behind kid stars today will be with us live to answer your questions.

First, we have Clair Simon from Simon Casting: Casting for Film, Television, Theatre and Commercials.  She offers a creative eye, an attentive ear, and a vast knowledge of our abundantly talented acting community.  Follow her on twitter here.

Next, we have Amie Richardson from Big Mouth Talent Inc.  Big Mouth Talent is a full service agency and are SAG/AFTRA/AEA franchised. They represent exclusive talent only.   Follow her on twitter here.

Along with these great experts, get some quick tips and use them because there are only 15 more days to enter your child in the Raggs Rockin’ Kids Search, click here to find out how! is searching for 100 real kids to star in an episode of one of their shows! To enter, all you have to do is make a video of your kids acting like themselves and upload it to their secure site. The Raggs Rockin’ Kids Search runs from June 1 – June 30, 2009. Winners will be selected based on a 1-2 minute video of your child answering suggested questions or showcasing their creative play ideas. For official rules and entry details, visit Winners will travel like true rock stars! An all expenses paid trip-hotel, limo, and airfare-will take them and one adult to Charlotte, NC, for taping for an upcoming Raggs episode.

There will be some summer kids movie trivia tweeted out for you chance to win some prizes.


1. Grand prize: $100 Gift Card (1)
2. Raggs Rocks DVD Activity Books (10)
3. Raggs Pawtographs (signed photo from The Raggs Band) (10)
4. Plush Toys (5)
5. Raggs Back Pack (5)rockin kids search


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