And the winners of the StarNow Global Model Search 2012 – 2013 are…
2 Apr 2013
Late last year we launched the StarNow Global Model Search, joining forces with three of the world’s top modelling agencies, Models1 (UK), L.A. Models (USA), Vivien's Model Management (AUS), who have launched the careers of some of the world's biggest models, including Bar Refaeli, Tony Ward and Kristy Hinze.
We were inundated with over 3,000 amazing entries! Thanks to all of you who entered.
And so without further ado, the winners are:
Rebeca Roca and Janae Beer.
A huge congratulations from all of us here at StarNow!
Rebeca and Janae will be represented by Models1 and Vivien's Model Management.
We will keep you updated on their progress.
Check out all our model listings
Check out the next instalment of theEDGE
13 Mar 2013
Back in January we introduced our new video series, theEDGE. This is a place where you can go to get awesome industry information and tips for your career.
The great news is that we have more videos for you! Check out tips from top casting director Greg Apps, how to become an action star, how to cast on a budget, plus more!
2013 is your year! What are you waiting for?
Go and check out theEDGE
Watch. Learn. Get Discovered!
Global Model Search to uncover fresh faces
4 Dec 2012
We’ve joined forces with three world-renowned model agencies to uncover some fresh talent.
Thousands of aspiring models are expected to apply to the StarNow Global Model Search, which could put one or more StarNow members in the books of Models1 in the UK, L.A. Models in the USA, and Vivien’s Model Management in Australia! Once signed, they have the potential to represent major brands internationally and join the ranks of A-list stars.
Models1, L.A. Models and Vivien’s have launched the careers of some of the world’s biggest models, including Bar Refaeli, Tony Ward and Kristy Hinze.
Applications close on 15 January 2013.
The Sorta Unofficial New Zealand Film Awards
5 Nov 2012
We're proud to be sponsoring this year's Sorta Unofficial New Zealand Film Awards, which is replacing the awards ceremony formerly known as the AFTAs.
The awards are called "Sorta Unofficial" for legal reasons (the organisers weren't sure if they qualified as "official"), and the awards themselves will be called "Moas".
The nominees have just been announced - check them out to see who's in to win a Moa!
The awards ceremony will be held on 4 December in Auckland.
Show Me Shorts winners announced
2 Nov 2012
Show Me Shorts is New Zealand’s annual national film festival, showcasing the best new short films from Aotearoa and around the world.
Each year, from hundreds of entries, the 40 best films are selected to play in the festival and contend for awards, including the StarNow Best Actor Award.
We're excited that this year's winners have just been announced! The winners are...
StarNow Best Actor Award: Anapela Polataivao - Night Shift
Show Me Shorts Best Film: Matt Noonan & Chelsea Winstanley - Night Shift
Panavision Best Cinematographer: Ari Wegner - Night Shift
Best Student Film: Lauren Eisinger & Katherine France - Kia Kaha
Script to Screen Best Screenplay: Zia Mandviwalla - Night Shift
SDGNZ Best Director: Sam Kelly - Lambs
SDGNZ Best Editor: Jeff Hurrell - Lambs
Special Jury Prize: Richard Mans - Abiogenisis
Best International Film: Jannine Barnes - The Wilding
Congratulations, guys - we love your work!