Casting Directors are now casting talent to work on scenes filming between October 18th through October 31st in Chicago, Illinois. Producers are casting featured roles to work on the scenes.
“Empire” centers around a hip hop music and entertainment company, Empire Entertainment, and the drama among the members of the founders’ family as they fight for control of the company. The hour-long family drama was created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong and stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson.
Filming Dates: October 18th – 31st
Role Type: Extras
Further casting details are below. To attend a Nine9 Open Call and learn more about the UnAgency including how to receive additional castings, complete the Nine9 Talent Application.
Nine9 Talent Application
New Casting Call for Empire Episode 410
SHOOT DATES: 10/18 – 10/31
RATE: See BelowW
Please have open availability before submitting.
Please read the descriptions before submitting yourself.
Exact dates will be updated as we know them.
Submit a photo of yourself in the look of the role you’re submitting for.
Please do not submit yourself if you have been seen/featured in any role this season (e.g., security, wait staff, press, etc.)
DESCRIPTION: We’re looking for a man who can portray a mean man. We are looking for someone with a VERY stern look.
SPECIFICS: Male, Caucasian, Ages 55+
Kevin Smith Lookalike
DESCRIPTION: Google Kevin Smith and if you look like him, please submit!
Hot Tub Girl
DESCRIPTION: You must be comfortable being in a bikini or your underwear for this scene. You should also be comfortable in water.
SPECIFICS: Female, African American, Ages 18-25
DESCRIPTION: Very attractive ladies (only 2 will be chosen) who are comfortable carrying a tray of champagne flutes. They’re looking for one blonde Caucasian and one African American woman.
SPECIFICS: Female, HOT, African American/Caucasian, Ages 18 – 30
If you are interested and have open availability during the timeframe listed, please send an email with the following to firstname.lastname@example.org
You must complete the current master survey in order to be considered for these roles.**
Put the role you’re applying for in the subject line.
Include your name, phone number, and current zip code.
Attach (2) two current photos, 1 close up and 1 full body taken in good lit lighting. Do not cover your face. No hats, no sunglasses, no filters, etc.
Confirm that you have open availability during the time frame listed.
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