Skip to main content

Auditions for Norwegian reality show Saturday at Mall of America

  • Author:
  • Updated:
    Original:

Auditions will take place Saturday at the Mall of America in Bloomington for the Norwegian reality show "The Great Norway Adventure," Minnesota Public Radio reported.

Six Minnesotans have been featured in past shows, which pits contestants against each other in various contests. A casting director told MPR that the show is "a friendly competition" rather than a "backstabbing reality show."

Contestants must be 18 years or older and of Norwegian ancestry.

The show's ultimate prize is $50,000 and the chance for contestants to meet their Norwegian families.

The auditions were scheduled for 11 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

According to the Minnesota-based Norway House, interested parties can also submit their applications and video auditions online until Jan. 6.

See a clip from "The Great Norwegian Adventure" below (note: Norwegian narration, but contestants speak in English).

Next Up

Owl

New Raptor Center data shows 'substantial drop' in bird flu patients

However, the virus remains a serious health threat for birds.

Screen Shot 2022-05-18 at 6.16.34 PM

Suspect kills himself after shooting woman and baby at Fargo restaurant

The suspect was found dead in a stolen vehicle in Minnesota.

CK Kyle Kasio

Charges: Guest stabbed three men as they slept in Albert Lea

Investigators believe the suspect is related to all three victims.

Kandiyohi County Courthouse

2 charged for fentanyl overdose death of 19-year-old

The-19-year-old died from a fentanyl overdose last month.

storm, severe weather

Severe thunderstorm watch: Hail, 65 mph gusts, tornadoes possible

The watch is just north of the Twin Cities metro area.

Lake Minnetonka

The staggering rise of Minnesota's most famous lakes this spring

Imagine dumping Lake Minnetonka into Lake Superior 47 times.

Marijuana, cannabis

Minnesota Senate shoots down latest marijuana legalization attempt

The bill didn't receive the required votes for further consideration on Wednesday.

tree

Minneapolis wants to use $1M in federal cash to plant 200,000 trees

The goal is to have these trees planted by the year 2040.

Screen Shot 2022-05-18 at 12.54.22 PM

MOA theater to debut wrap-around, 270-degree movie screen

The new technology will expand the movie screen onto the side walls of the theater auditorium.

Related

Mall of America will host a casting call for a Norwegian reality TV show

Get out of the country AND be on the next season of an award-winning reality show.