Love to Drink Wine? ‘Empire’ Season 3 is Looking for YOU

Project Casting

Fox’s Empire season 3 is looking for a real wine sommelier in Chicago, Illinois.

Empire season 3 is now casting a real wine sommelier. Filming will take place on Friday, July 8th in Barrington, Illinois. Producers are looking for the following talent:

  • 1) REAL WINE SOMMELIER
    THE LOOK: Female, Caucasian with a European Look, Attractive, Age Range; 30s. We are looking for someone who is a knowledgable and trained wine professional who has either worked in a fine restaurant or has specialized in all aspects of wine service as well as wine and food paring. You MUST have experience working in this field in order to submit. Please include your experience in your submission.

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 3 Casting Call

This is a two part process – you must send the email submission and complete the survey! Read the entire post before submitting.
CASTING CALL: EMPIRE SEASON 3!
SHOOT DATE: Fri., 7/8
SHOOT LOCATION: Barrington, IL – You must have your own transportation to get to Barrington.
RATE: $150/8
1) REAL WINE SOMMELIER
THE LOOK: Female, Caucasian with a European Look, Attractive, Age Range; 30s. We are looking for someone who is a knowledgable and trained wine professional who has either worked in a fine restaurant or has specialized in all aspects of wine service as well as wine and food paring. You MUST have experience working in this field in order to submit. Please include your experience in your submission.

Send an email to [email protected] with the following:
1) Put REAL WINE SOMMELIER as the subject line
2) Include your name, age, height, weight, phone number, current zip code and email address.
3) Send at least 2 RECENT candid photos in jpeg format (both close up and full length). Make sure the photo is taken in decent lighting (no selfies), no sunglasses, no hats! Show us your style but make sure we can see your face! The better the photo, the better your chance of being submitted. Most importantly… NAME YOUR JPEG WITH YOUR FULL NAME.
4) Confirm your mode of transportation to Barrington
5) You MUST include your professional wine experience.
6) Please let us know if you have worked on the show as another role, and if so, what role.

We will let you know if you are in consideration!
You must be registered with us at 4starcasting.com to be considered.

Click on the link or photo below to complete the survey.
https://docs.google.com/…/15neVIEkh3RUtA__LC-7F7bj…/viewform


If you are not local and/or do not fit the description, do not apply

Do you think you are perfect for this role? Leave us a comment below and tell casting directors why you should be selected!