RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – Do you dream of super stardom? Have you ever pictured yourself on TV? If so our sister station, the CW Richmond is looking for you! They're holding a contest to be the next CW VJ. That person will appear on TV for one year. Entering is simple, just make a video telling us why you want to be on TV and send it to us!
Aspiring TV stars here in the Richmond area are getting their chance to jump start a career in television. The CW Richmond is looking for the next VJ to be the face of our local network affiliate.
"A VJ is somebody that's going to represent our station," said CW account executive Judy Goguen. "Somebody that's full of energy, excitement. They're going to be doing some spots for us, television spots for us, as well as doing pieces during our prime time and doing introductions to shows."
Many local people have already uploaded their entry video on www.cwrichmond.tv all hoping they get picked! The top 20 out of everyone that enters the competition will compete at Buffalo Wild Wings. From there it will be narrowed down to just four people. But only one person can be picked to be the next face of the CW Richmond!
"We're looking for someone who's energetic," said CW Sales Manager, David Hayes. "Someone who can deliver and sell product to customers and also promote the station at the same time."
And we've already received a number of interesting entries! In just a few days one of those CW VJ hopefuls will be one step closer to seeing their face on TV! And if you'd like to be the new face of the CW there's still time! Just log on to www.cwrichmond.tv for officials rules and to upload your video! You have until Sunday night.