Here’s the original casting call for Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” video

July 2, 2014 by Matt Crane

Here’s the original casting call for Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” video

The original casting call for Nirvana’s iconic “Smells Like Teen Spirit” music video has been unearthed. Video director Samuel Bayer needed a lot of young people to fill the video’s high school set, as the casting call asks for 18 to 25-year-olds who appear “preppy, punk, nerd, jock."

You can check out the whole casting call below via All That Is Interesting. This isn’t the only Nirvana item that’s turned up recently: A handwritten setlist from the band recently sold for nearly $10,000.

Watch the "Smells Like Teen Spirit" video below:

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