Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What type of "models" do you use?
A: Plaza 7 Talent is a full service agency, therefore we use a wide range of people. Female high fashion models are 5'8" to 6'. Junior models are 5'5" to 5'7". Petite models are 5'4" and under. Size depends upon the market. There is, however, also plus size modeling size 12-18. High fashion men are 5'11" to 6'3". Some local markets will use men 5'9" to 5'10". Size also depends on the market. All heights and sizes are used for Life Style modeling, such as product ads.
Q: What type of "talent" do you use?
A: Plaza 7 Talent has supplied talent to the TV & film industry for over 40 years. All types are used in this part of our industry. Just look at your TV, or go to the movies and you will see all types and sizes! Most important is personality, personality, personality and of course to be able to act!
Q: What age range do you use?
A: All age ranges! Our youngest is 6 months and eldest is in their mid 80's. We look for young children to grandparents.
Q: How do I prepare for an interview with your agency?
A: We like for you to dress nicely casual and bring a head and body snapshot if you do not have professional pictures. It is not necessary to have professional photographs for an interview. If you do, however, already have a comp card or 8X10 and resume, please bring them. Working actors should have a one minute monologue prepared.
Q: If I qualify, will your agency help me to enter the areas that are best suited for me?
A: Yes, we will guide new people with our agency to make the right decisions to have success in our field. Remember, agencies work off of commission, so we would also like to see you succeed. Our staff is very helpful to upcoming talent.
Q: Do you book talent in other markets beside Philadelphia?
A: Yes, we also have an office in New York City, as well as representation in Los Angeles and London. We have a great networking system all over the world through the various professional organizations we are part of. We can help our models grow into the European and Asian markets.
Q: Can I model and act part time if I have another career?
A: Most certainly. We have people in all types of professions who work with us part time.
Q: How do I get an interview with your agency?
A: You may fill out the form on the Contact Us page, and mail in with a photograph of yourself (photographs are not returned). Or email the following information and photo to: Castingplaza7talent@gmail.com. You will be contacted for an appointment within two weeks if there is an interest. Please note, if you are under 18 years of age you must be accompanied by a parent.
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