MAQaMovie calls all amateur actors


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Johannesburg – Following on the success of MAQapella, MAQ washing powder is bringing another competition to South Africans. This time they’re looking for individuals, who are not currently employed as actors, to appear in a new South African-made movie.

“The search is on for South Africa’s most colourful characters. We will be looking for individuals who are unique, distinctive and will add colour to the movie. MAQ is very excited to be launching this project and providing South Africans with the opportunity to appear in a movie,” says Jacqueline Jacobs, Marketing and Sales Director – MAQ Washing Powder.

Auditions start in February and the MAQ Roadshow team will be traveling around the country in search of individuals with the potential to be one of the five actors for the roles. People can also enter viaWhatsApp: 083 382 3854 (T’s & C’s Apply).MAQaMovie is an upliftment initiative, so only people who are not currently employed as actors may enter. These individuals will go through to the next audition phase where the film selection team will be looking for five different characters who will add colour to the story, much like MAQ washing Powder brightens up your day.

The auditions will take place from February to March in various provinces including Gauteng, Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape, Free State, Mpumalanga and North West Province. The Finals will happen in Johannesburg.

The Audition venues and dates:


Saturdays:  10am – 4pm

Sundays: 10am – 2pm

GAUTENG 13-Feb Boxer Benoni                                   Boxer Diepsloot
14 & 15 Feb Maponya Mall                       Newtown Baseline
LIMPOPO 20, 21 & 22 Feb Boxer Polokwane
19-Feb Boxer Elim
20-Feb Boxer Giyani 2
21 & 22 Feb Spar Thohoyandou
KZN 26-Feb Boxer Mtubatuba
27 , 28 Feb & 1 Mar Empageni Town Branch Boxer
28 Feb & 1 March Boxer Isipingo
EASTERN CAPE 6, 7 & 8 March Boxer Umtata 2
06-Mar PE – Boxer Njoli
7 & 8 March PE – Boxer Commercial Rd
FREE STATE 13-Mar Boxer Qwa Qwa
14 & 15 March Setsing Plaza
MPUMALANGA 13-Mar Boxer Hazyview
14 & 15 March Boxer Nelspruit
NORTHWEST 20, 21 & 22 March Boxer Mafikeng
20-Mar Boxer Taung 2
21-Mar Boxer Vryburg
22-Mar Price Chain Vryburg


Requirements for Entry:

  1. No one currently employed as an actor may enter
  2. Entrants must be over 18 years of age, be South African citizens and must have a valid ID document
  3. Entrants must be willing to be photographed and interviewed for MAQ publicity purposes

View the MAQaMOVIE launch Ad on YouTube by clicking the this link – MAQaMovie ad 

The campaign Hashtag is#MAQaMOVIE

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