Contestant Calls

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Want to be on TV to win lots of cash, have the holiday of a lifetime, test your knowledge, or generally make a prat of yourself? This is the page to help you do just that. See below for the current opportunities available.

PRODUCERS: If you wish to place an advert here, please refer to our Producer Information page.


Special calls

This section contains specific adverts placed by producers who have contacted this website. When applying for a programme, please let them know you saw their appeal on - thanks!

Quiz B

Saltbeef TV are looking for 3 teams of 3 players or individuals for a run through of a quiz being developed for TV.

The run throughs will take place in central London on Wednesday 3rd, Tuesday 9th and Wednesday 10th June.

A good standard of general knowledge is required, equivalent to daytime quiz shows. Lively personalities a bonus.

If you are interested please contact the team at

This is unpaid.

Deadline: 10/06/2015
Programme type: Run through
Interview expenses paid?: No
Show expenses paid?: Partly
Interview cities: London

New Property Game Show

12 Yard Productions is currently making a brand new light hearted ITV property gameshow series where pairs of upbeat and opinionated couples battle it out for the chance to win a cash prize.

Each episode sees two couples (friends, relations, partners or colleagues) visit four homes in the UK, nosing around them before guessing the overall property value... as well as the value of its entire contents! Easy!

We are looking for competitive and opinionated pairs who quite frankly, just enjoy a good nose!

We are starting auditions NOW so please get in touch with us today!

Contact us at:

Contestants must be aged 18+.

Deadline: 25/07/2015
Programme type: Series
Interview expenses paid?: No
Show expenses paid?: (not stated)
Interview cities: London, Manchester, Bristol, Newcastle, Glasgow

The Hive

Do you and your friends love brainteasers, cross-word puzzles and tough TV quizzes? Can you answer questions on Only Connect and University Challenge for fun?

Then this is the quiz for you.

We are looking for smart and interesting contestants for a brand new BBC FOUR quiz show that tests your general knowledge and mental agility skills to the limit.

We are looking for individual players as well as teams of up to three players who share a common passion, hobby or profession, who have what it takes to take on the fiendish puzzles in this challenging word game.

To request an application form please email or call 07954 834 114

The closing date for applications is March 31st and auditions will be held in London, Belfast, Manchester and Cardiff.

All applicants must be aged 18+ and UK residents.

Deadline: 12/04/2015 -- EXTENDED
Programme type: Pilot/Series
Interview expenses paid?: No
Show expenses paid?: Yes
Interview cities: London, Manchester, Cardiff and Belfast

General information

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This is a list of other programmes which we believe are currently looking for contestants. When applying, it is usually necessary to include details of: your name, address, age, sex, daytime and evening telephone numbers, fax or email (if appropriate), and the name of the show you are applying for.


A general email address for contestants enquiries for BBC ONLY entertainment programmes is:

Contestant calls are posted at

There is also a separate CBBC "Be on a show" page.


Specific contestant calls are regularly posted at

Bargain Hunt:

Fill in the online application form or write to:

Contestant Applications
Bargain Hunt
PO Box 229
BS99 7JN 


The application form for Countdown is now available online (Microsoft Word format only).

Alternatively, you can get a form sent to you by emailing or writing to:

The Television Centre
West Yorkshire

For audience tickets, call 0161 9520408 or email

Deal or No Deal:

Visit to be notified when applications are accepted.


Visit to fill out an application form online.

Alternatively you can email:


The online application form is available for a few months a year.


Prospective contenders can fill in the online application form or write to:

Room 4012
New Broadcasting House
Oxford Road
M60 1SJ


Pairs of players will wish to download the application form (MS Word), or write to:

Pointless Applications
Endemol UK
Shepherd's Building Central
Charecroft Way
W14 0EE

University Challenge:


Only teams from degree-issuing institutions may apply.

For audience tickets, call 0161 9520408 or email

Who Wants to be a Millionaire?:

If applications ever re-open, we can be sure they'll be at the ITV Millionaire site.

Application details are provided as a service to readers, but please note that all contestant enquiries should be directed to the named production company and not to Addresses can be found on our list of contact details for production companies.

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