The school run is never this bad — or is it? If you do a run, it may be cool enough for television

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DO YOU drive a school run? Reality TV is looking for you. A London production company seeks what it terms “fun, outgoing families” to take part in a pilot show.

Princess Productions is hoping to sell the idea — a look at what is discussed in the car — to a TV broadcaster and already, says Princess, a mainstream channel is interested.

It would involve filming in your car, with a discreet camera, a parent and teenager(s) chatting on a real-life journey.

The offspring must be aged between 8 and 22 and living at home. Not every family member has to take part.

As usual, no payment is offered, and you are probably media-wise enough to realise that reality shows succeed or fail by finding exciting or even eccentric people.

So be warned, the customary shouting match with a self-obsessed teenager may not be enough to distinguish your family from other applicants.

Still, if you crave your 15 minutes of fame, email casting@princesstv.com or phone casting on 020 7985 1722.

Hamish Scott 190716

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