Cast call for “Empire” – Extras & Featured Roles
If you are looking for information on how to get cast on “Empire”…. here you go.
The show is filming the new season in the Chicago area and has released a new call for talent to work next week in the Chicago, Illinois area. The show’s extras casting directors at Chicago’s 4 Star casting are seeking area locals who would like to work as paid background actors on the show. Please see the details below. The show’s casting team is also accepting general submissions for upcoming episodes and will be filming in the Chicago area until spring 2017.
Lee Daniels’ edgy, hip hop music oriented drama is back. ”Empire” has returned to production in Chicago and is currently only interested in talent that is local to the Chicago area. Production on the show began in early July 2016 and “Empire” will continue filming in the area through March of 2017. The series stars Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson and Gabourey Sidibe. ”Empire” focuses on self made music mogul Lucious Lyon, played by Terrence Howard, his music label, Empire Entertainment and the family drama over who gets to control the company.
Extras casting on Empire
NOW CASTING THROUGH March 13th
Empire Season 3
Please fill out the latest survey and we will reach out with any opportunities for you. Please make sure you continue all the way to the Thank You screen to ensure your answers are submitted.
CASTING CALL – MULTIPLE ROLES!
SHOOT DATES: TBD
NOTES – PLEASE READ BEFORE SUBMITTING:
1: Please do not submit yourself for any of the roles below if you have already been established in another role!
2: Since this post is for specialty roles, this is a 2 STEP PROCESS. You should first complete the NEW master survey
Once you’ve completed the master survey, you should email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
Your full name
Your phone number
Your experience in the role/profession in which you’re submitting
Confirm that you’ve completed the NEW master survey
Tell us if you have worked on Empire this season and if so, what role you played.
We will be in touch if you are in consideration.
Thanks in advance for submitting!
Please fill out survey to be considered. See this page.
CASTING CALL – PROJECT: Empire
FILM DATE: MONDAY, 3/6
Please DO NOT submit if you have already been seen in another role this season. We are looking for NEW faces. YOU MUST BE LOCAL OR WITHIN DRIVING DISTANCE.
NON-UNION EXTRA ROLE: UPSCALE LAWYER
DESCRIPTION: Male/Female – all ethnicities – any age
1) Put “UPSCALE LAWYER” in the subject line of the email.
2) Name, phone number, current zip code
4) Confirm that you are available to work all day tomorrow.
5) Let us know if you’ve been booked to work this season and if so, in what role.
6) 2 PHOTOS. 1 FULL LENGTH
We will be in touch ASAP if you are selected to come in.
CASTING CALL – PROJECT: Empire
FILM DATES: Between 3/6-3/14
Please read the post/description in its entirety.
NON-UNION EXTRA ROLE: ATTRACTIVE/ SUPER-FIT BIKINI COUPLE
Male and Female, CAUCASIAN, 18-30 years old.
We’re looking for a FIT man and woman who are comfortable wearing bathing suits on set (outside) for an upcoming scene on Empire. MEN – You should be comfortable being shirtless on camera. WOMEN – You should feel comfortable wearing a bikini on camera.
If you are interested and available within the timeframe listed, please email the following to email@example.com
1) Your name, telephone number, current zip code, and measurements.
2) Confirm that you’re comfortable being in a bathing suit on set.
3) Include several photos of yourself, including a FULL LENGTH photo of yourself in a bathing suit.
4) Confirm that you are available to work between 3/6 and 3/14 and note any specific days you are unable to work.