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KSTV Casting Call Showcases the Talent

The final round of the KSTV Casting Call is in LOUISVILLE ON MAY 12 at SAM SWOPE HONDA WORLD from 8-11 am. It is your chance to become a Kentucky sports reporter and cover the Cats for the next year as one of my co-hosts on KSTV. We have already done casting calls in Florence and Lexington and have a number of semifinalists ready to move on to the next round of competition. But first we have to look at the Louisville group and get our final group of semi-finalists. To get a taste of the talent, here are two men from the Florence round, each of whom had interesting stories during their attempts to make the show:

First up was this UK student who went Nerlens Noel to his hair in preparation for the big event:

And then there was Comic Kevin Jones, a comedian who once was on Jerry Springer as a part of a Love Triangle, who took his shot at UK reporting glory:

You could be next, so make sure and come to Louisville for the tryout. You must be there sometime between 8-11 am, and then if you make the next round, be ready for your afternoon tv tryout. It is a lot of fun and I hope to see you there.

Article written by Matt Jones

24 Comments for KSTV Casting Call Showcases the Talent



  1. tdogg40330
    10:34 pm May 8, 2012 Permalink

    Jones, have ya dropped a few lbs ??



  2. Walden Schmidt
    10:44 pm May 8, 2012 Permalink

    She told me that the only time that it felt good was when he got off of her.



  3. BTI
    10:44 pm May 8, 2012 Permalink

    Check out the awkward hand placement by Matt Jones. Do I place my hand on her? No, I go for the always awkward floating hand.



  4. mean comment
    10:48 pm May 8, 2012 Permalink

    I’ve heard the camera adds a few..hundred..pounds



  5. Money
    11:04 pm May 8, 2012 Permalink

    He was right tho, UK Football is horrible and never will win. Also I would rather look at him than whoever ends up WINNING this thing.



  6. Holyshitballs
    11:07 pm May 8, 2012 Permalink

    Holy s h i t balls



  7. Bob Loblaw
    11:08 pm May 8, 2012 Permalink

    Poor Kevin Jones. I didn’t think there could be any one worse than what I think I would be at that. I would love to get be on there and get that football question. Matt is 100% wrong about his opinion about the football program.



  8. ComicKevinJones
    11:30 pm May 8, 2012 Permalink

    #1 & #4 you are both correct. I’ve simultaneously dropped and gained weight, it’s quite the conundrum.



  9. Rondo Rules
    3:11 am May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Dude sounded like he was out of breath the whole time. I guess just standing there in one spot is a major work-out for this guy.



  10. WhatSheOrder?FishFilet?
    4:07 am May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Man, that dude was a dick about the guy not getting into UK



  11. MJ's Sorority Pose
    8:07 am May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Floating arm and the sorority pose with right arm, come on mannnnnn!!!! You have that Theta sparkle Matt!



  12. Newtintheville
    9:20 am May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Wow, these folks are difficult to watch. I can only imagine how bad the ones on the cutting room floor must have been if this dude was “good.” He wasn’t awful but, he brought nothing. Rupp is fine as is? And why would anyone ever admit to being rejected by a university (much less my alma mater)?

    That said, I’ve never been impressed with Leslie or Radio Ron either so I guess it’s foolish to expect anything more.



  13. Silvereagle6
    9:25 am May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Concur #10



  14. BooCat
    9:32 am May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Matt Jones with a constant frog in his throat



  15. kyle heavy
    9:53 am May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Dude that Bishop kid has to be the nicest kid in the world. At least he seemed like it. Who admits not getting accepted then taking that ish from Will.



  16. IndyAlum
    10:51 am May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Is that the guy who was forced to eat his own beard?



  17. Chaz Bono
    10:56 am May 9, 2012 Permalink

    I knew Drew was a pothead but I didn’t know Matt was gay until looking at the picture.



  18. PerrinJohnson?
    12:00 pm May 9, 2012 Permalink

    I mean, absolutely.



  19. ComicKevinJones
    12:19 pm May 9, 2012 Permalink

    #16 That’s a pretty good one.



  20. dave combs jr
    12:26 pm May 9, 2012 Permalink

    i liked andrews casting call. he seems fun and entertaining. he wouldnt be boring to watch, quick whitted too



  21. dave combs jr
    12:32 pm May 9, 2012 Permalink

    #10 he handled it well tho



  22. what?
    1:28 pm May 9, 2012 Permalink

    since matt jones is so dynamic….



  23. Cuzthereaintno4s
    2:42 pm May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Why do these clowns say no to a new arena!?!?! UK IS THE WINNINGEST COLLEGE BASKETBALL PROGRAM YET WE DO NOT HAVE A TRUE HOME COURT/ARENA! THAT NEEDS TO CHANGE.



  24. rob
    2:51 pm May 9, 2012 Permalink

    Flipping through the page, I realized the bearded comedian looks a lot like one of the characters from Where the Wild Things Are.