At the end of 2006, regulars Sara Kroos and Arie Koomen left the show (the latter later returned for a single episode), leaving it with only three regular performers.To help alleviate this problem, broadcaster BNN organised a televised competition, Lama Gezocht, in order to find a new performer to round out the team.Chooser Tracy Kiss revealed in an interview with the Daily Star that the temperature in the studio was "very cold" to prevent the naked men from developing erections.She said she had asked: "'Can't we see them with erections so I know what I'm dealing with?Another recently 'llamafied' performer, Jandino Asporaat, left at around the same time to focus on his own theatre production, although rumour has it that his style clashed with the remaining three members as well.Jeroen van Koningsbrugge is the only new member to remain with the Llamas until the end.In order to give the people what they want, you will need to give the audition judges what they want first. Let the emotions that you are feeling run free and to their fullest extent.While auditioning, the first tip to remember is to always be yourself. This next suggestion isn’t so much a tip as it is a trait that would be beneficial to you for reality television. Anything that makes you more unique and shocking to the audience will definitely help your cause.
I was feeling uncomfortable after they asked me if I want pictures with them, see their own boat after tour, going for dinner and so on...!
Jandino Asporaat, Ad-Just Bouwman, Sara Kroos, Arie Koomen, Kristel Zweers and Martijn Oosterhuis are ex-Lama's.