How to be a Seatfiller at the NAACP Image Awards

imageawardsMost award shows hire seatfillers who literally fill empty seats as attendees get up so that the audience always looks full on camera.

This week the NAACP Image Awards are looking for seatfillers for their ceremony, which recognizes the best of the best in entertainment, sports and literature within the African American Community.

This year’s nominees include Scandal, Real Husbands of Hollywood, Modern Family, The Game, Justin Timberlake, Oprah Winfrey, Bruno Mars, Kevin Hart, Queen Latifah, Arsenio Hall, Halley Barry, Jennifer Hudson, Beyonce, Nick Cannon, Boris Kodjoe, Kerry Washington, Idris Elba, Regina King, Grey’s Anatomy, LL Cool J, Shemar Moore, Chandra Wilson, Mindy Kaling, Sofia Vergara, Robin Thicke, Maria Carey, and many more.

Here are details about the show:


When: Saturday, Feb 22nd, 2014
Where: Pasadena, California
Arrival Time: 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Dress Code: Business Attire (Suit & Tie or Nice Evening Dress)
Min Age: Must be at least 17yrs old to participate
Total Allowed: 2 persons total allowed per request
Parking: Will be provided for free

To apply, visit Confirmations for those that are selected will start going out on February 15th so don’t delay (source)!

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