Request type: Casting Call
Project type: Other
Casting for: Lead
Pay / incentives: 1000 Euros
Performer location requirement: Ontario Canada
Union: None / Non Union
Production dates: Sept 20th - Sept 29th and Oct 7th, 13th, 14th (exact dates TBA).
Disability: Any Disability
Equipment: Any Disabled Equipment
Age range: 25 - 60
Veteran status: Doesn't Matter
Role / Character: Women with Visible Disabilities
Role / Project description: DOVE & MiLO Casting are seeking women with VISIBLE DISABILITIES who
love to style or colour their hair for a new DOVE Hair Trial Campaign!
You are female or female-identifying, of any background (seeking broad BIPOC
representation), roughly 25-60yrs of age, and currently living in Ontario
You live with a visible disability including but not limited to: physical/mobility disabilities,
Down syndrome, hearing or vision loss and use an assistive device (white cane, service
animal, hearing aid etc)
You have AWESOME hair and love to style / colour your hair as a way to express your
individuality, personal style, and personality!
Your hair is at least shoulder length or longer - perhaps curly, perhaps boldly coloured,
perhaps undercut/side-shaved, bangs, or even pin-straight hair - we are excited to see
all hair types!
We are also open to women with bold personal styles (perhaps tattoos, piercings,
exciting street style, retro style, and ALL backgrounds and body types. No prior
professional on-camera experience is mandatory - this is very important. Great smiles
and a positive attitude is all you need!
You should not be an actor, a model, a paid influencer, a reality TV participant or a
Beauty Pageant Contestant.
Those chosen for the hair trial will be paid 1,000 Euros. Those chosen to be used in the final work
will be paid from 1,050 Euros upwards to 11,000 Euros - depending on if you are featured
regionally or globally!
Submission deadline date: ASAP
Submission instructions: You must submit in order to be considered for this project. Please email the following to
1. Name, age, ethnicity, location and contact information
2. A brief description of your disability
3. Confirm you are not an actor, model, paid influencer, reality TV participant or Beauty Pageant Contestant.
4. All the languages you speak, fluent or partial.
5. A couple of recent photos of yourself - ‘selfies’ so we can see your hair (avoid hats and
sunglasses and no more than 200kb per photo, please)
6. A brief description of your hair: What is your hair texture? How often do you colour your
hair? How do you like to style it? Do you worry that your hair gets damaged due to your
passion for hair and style? How would you usually deal with that hair damage?
7. Send us a video introducing yourself and showing us your hair. Please tell us about
your hair type, what you LOVE about what your hair says about you / your personal
style, any styling and/or treatments you use as well as any signs of damage as a result.
8. When emailing your files, please write, “Project Dove Hair- Disability ” in the subject line,
followed by your name (i.e. Project Dove Hair - Disability - Maria Lopez).
You must be available for these key dates: SHOOT (outside dates): Sept 20th - Sept 29th and Oct 7th, 13th, 14th (exact dates TBA).
No in-person auditions! This will be a direct booking from your video submission and informal virtual call,
if necessary. We’re all very excited to meet you!
*Extensive covid safety protocols will be in place for the shoot, all talent will be covid tested and not allowed on
set without a negative covid test paid for by production
*PLEASE NOTE THAT DOVE DOES NOT HIRE MODELS, PROFESSIONAL ACTORS, REALITY TV PARTICIPANTS
AND BEAUTY PAGEANT CONTESTANTS FOR ANY OF THEIR ADVERTISEMENTS.
*If an agent represents you, please allow them to submit you for this project, however, you should not be a performer.