Final year students at Griffith Film School are producing a high-quality pilot series for an ‘escape room’ style TV game show with the aim of getting it commissioned for broadcast television or online streaming in Australia and overseas.
The series is called, Maze of the Machiavellian Minotaur, and features three teams of two contestants, competing to solve hard puzzles and riddles to be the first escape a maze with outlandish rooms while a threatening character, The Minotaur, the custodian of the maze, tries to stop them.
We will be shooting the series in Brisbane in June 2021 are a looking for an engaging, funny host who is a good improviser and also good at puzzles.
If you are:
• Puzzle wiz
• Smart, intelligent
• Dramatic & Comedic
• Improvise well
• Comedy background advantageous
• Engaging with Audience
You can apply for this role!
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesRehearsals and shooting dates will be about June 21st-2nd July, these dates are not locked in yet but will be within this time frame. We will need you for roughly 3-4 days. We will also need you to come in for meetings in the weeks following up to the shoot period, this only needs to be once a week possibly once a fortnight.
Unpaid – this is a collaboration opportunity - Student TV Pilot
Collaborations should create mutual benefit and are usually amateur, student or 'Time for Print' projects.
UPDATE: You will be part of the set dressing and play a simple character of someone who was once a contestant but is now the minotaur's commentator on his sick sport.
Edited 16 March 2021
Anyone, aged 18 to 30
- TV presenter experience: Previous unpaid TV presenter roles, Previous paid TV presenter roles
Applications closed 1 May 2021.