Mark Burnett Productions, DreamWorks, and ESPN are casting season two of the critically acclaimed series The Contender. The tryouts are open to professional male boxers in all weight classes. The second season will feature 16 new boxers and their dreams, desires, struggles, and sacrifices to become the next Contender. Interviews will take place in 6 cities across the country, starting in Los Angeles, California, on Friday, October 14. Interviews will be conducted from 10am – 7pm. Boxers will meet with Contender casting staff for a one-on-one interview. There will NOT be any sparring in the first phase of the tryout process. Boxers will check-in, have their picture taken, and fill out an application. The application will be supplied at the tryouts or can be found on our website at contendercasting.com. For more information please visit The Contender website or call 1-866-480-7300.