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Speakers Request

Thank you for your interest in inviting a WFAA on-air personality to participate in your event.

Please read the guidelines and submit the form below.

  • Requests must be submitted via Talent Request Form no less than three (3) months prior to your event
  • Requests submitted less than sixty (60) days prior to the event will not be considered
  • Please allow at least two (2) weeks to receive a response to your request
  • WFAA does not charge fees for talent appearances and talent may not be compensated for participation
  • Talent will not be available to attend event rehearsals, pre/post activities, planning meetings, etc., unless agreed upon with WFAA management, pending talent availability
  • Talent availability is limited during ratings periods (February, May, November)
  • Organizations must have a back-up plan in the event talent is required to cover an emergency news event, etc.
  • Organizations must provide the following finalized information to talent no less than one (1) week prior to the scheduled event:
    • Organization's mission
    • Event goal
    • Talent expectations
    • Emcee script, if applicable
    • Run of show, if applicable
    • Updated attendance expectations
  • Any changes to provided material must be promptly provided to talent via email
  • If required information is not provided in a timely manner, WFAA reserves the right to withdraw from the event.
  • Organizations will be asked to complete a post-event feedback survey to help WFAA improve the Talent Request process

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