Accepting submissions through June 14, ABC Discovers: Digital Talent Competition seeks to provide new opportunities for aspiring actors and comedians.
Applicants will compete for a one-year $25,000 talent deal with ABC and a spot in the New York or Los Angeles 2015 ABC Discovers: Talent Showcase, with a winner announced on July 20.
ABC prides itself on discovering new talent through its programs and showcases, which have included actors like Lupita Nyong’o, Chadwick Boseman and Jesse Williams.
Last Digital Talent Competition winner Cornelius Smith Jr went on to appear in episodes of ABC’s “Scandal,” while fellow competition winner Khalilah Joi is currently starring in “Sexless,” an original series from Black&Sexy TV.
Actors submit to the competition by uploading a video of themselves performing a scene to ABC’s website. Find submission guidelines at ABCDiscovers.com.