Empire Season 4 is now casting kids, lawyers, and featured roles in Chicago, Illinois.

Casting directors are seeking talent to work on scenes filming in early September in Chicago, Illinois. Producers are seeking the following types:

  1. BOY
    Male, African American, Age Range: 8-12. We are looking for someone that has breads/dreads.
  2. COURT OFFICER
    Male, African American/Hispanic, Age Range: 25-65.
  3. UPSCALE LAWYERS
    Male/Female, African American, Caucasian, Ethnically Ambiguous, Age Range: 35-65. We are looking for polished, upscale looks.
  4. ANIKA’S FRIENDS/FAMILY (BOULE CREW)
    Male/Female, Any Ethnicity, Age Range: 30-65. We are looking for upscale, attractive types.

About Fox’s Empire:

‘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.

 To audition for a role, check out the casting call details below:

Empire Season 4 Casting Call

CASTING CALL
PROJECT: EMPIRE
SHOOT DATE: SEE BELOW
RATE: SEE BELOW
LOCATION: CHICAGO

*PLEASE FILL OUT THE CURRENT SURVEY IN ADDITION TO SUBMITTING AN EMAIL SUBMISSION – MASTER SURVEY IS ADULTS ONLY. THERE IS NO LONGER A MINOR MASTER SURVEY*


BOY
Male, African American, Age Range: 8-12. We are looking for someone that has breads/dreads. Your child must have a CURRENT IL work permit through 4 Star Casting or a local talent agency. Please attach a photo of their work permit in their email submission.
SHOOT DATE: TUES., 9/5
RATE: $150/8


COURT OFFICER
Male, African American/Hispanic, Age Range: 25-65.
SHOOT DATE: TUES., 9/5
FITTING DATE: FRI., 9/1
RATE: $88/8 + $25 Fitting Bump


UPSCALE LAWYERS
Male/Female, African American, Caucasian, Ethnically Ambiguous, Age Range: 35-65. We are looking for polished, upscale looks.
SHOOT DATE: TUES., 9/5
FITTING DATE: FRI., 9/1
RATE: $88/8 + $25 Fitting Bump


ANIKA’S FRIENDS/FAMILY (BOULE CREW)
Male/Female, Any Ethnicity, Age Range: 30-65. We are looking for upscale, attractive types.
SHOOT DATES: WED., 9/6, THURS., 9/7, MON., 9/18 – Must be available ALL dates.
FITTING DATE: TUES., 9/5
RATE: 88/8 + $25 Bump each day you return.


If you are interested and available all day, please send an email with the following to [email protected]

1. Put the role you’re applying for in the subject line.
2. Your name, phone number, current zip code, height, weight, and CLOTHING MEASUREMENTS.
3. 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. PLEASE RENAME YOUR PHOTOS!
4. Confirm that you are available all day each date you are submitting for without conflicts.
6. Let us know if you’ve worked on Empire this season and if so, in what role.
7. Please confirm you are available for the fitting date, if applicable.
8. If you are submitting your child – you must attach the work permit.

We will let you know if you are in consideration! You will receive an email if you are booked to work.

Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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