For the first time in the history of Sports Illustrated, the popular magazine has announced its first open casting call. This means almost everyone can join the list of potential women. The chosen swimsuit beauty will grace the cover of the magazine.
As noted on the website of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit page, the magazine is now in search of its new swimsuit model. What makes the contest more exciting is the fact that it is open to almost everyone who has what it takes. It is unclear how many rounds of competitions there will be. However, details about the first and second levels have been revealed.
For the first stage of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit casting call, fans who have what it takes to be a model need to submit a video. The video has to be 60 seconds and should be submitted to @si_swimsuit on Instagram. The hashtag #SISwimSearch should also be used.
What fans should remember is the video's purpose. It is meant to convince Sports Illustrated that they are worth being placed on the cover. Those who would like to join are encouraged to be creative with the video.
For the second stage of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit casting call, fans should note the following rules. First, applicants should be 18 years old and above to join. Next, applicants should be able to shoulder their own expenses for a trip to New York. The purpose of the trip is for in-person interviews that will take place on May.
Meanwhile, fans are now looking forward to the first rookie model next year. Sports Illustrated has recently unveiled photos of Anne de Paula. She is the first model to secure a spot for 2018's cover photos. She learned about the news just days before she turns 22.
According to Mail Online, de Paula was chosen by online voters. She is the winner of the Sports Illustrated Model Search competition and this is one of her biggest projects yet. The Brazilian beauty is donned body paint in her photo shoot.