O-1 Visa TV General

8 CFR 214.2(O)(1)(ii)(A)(2)


An O-1 applicant in the field of television or movies must have a record of extraordinary achievement, and be applying to come the the US temporarily to work in that field.


[8 CFR 214.2] Special requirements for admission, extension, and maintenance of status;
(o) Aliens of extraordinary ability or achievement;
(1) Classifications;
(ii) Description of classifications;
(A) An O-1 classification applies to:

Law Text

(2) An alien who has a demonstrated record of extraordinary achievement in motion picture and/or television productions and who is coming temporarily to the United States to continue work in the area of extraordinary achievement. 8 CFR 214.2(O)(1)(ii)(A)(2).

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