Casting CallsFOX 'Empire' Starring Terrence Howard Extras Casting Call in Chicago

FOX ‘Empire’ Starring Terrence Howard Extras Casting Call in Chicago


FOX ‘Empire' starring casting call for in Chicago.

The series will focus on a hip-hop record label and has already Terrence Howard, Taraji P Henson and Precious alum Gabourey Sidibe, while super-producer Timbaland will provide the soundtrack.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, “Howard will play Lucious Lyon, the head of a record label, in the drama from The Butler‘s Daniels and Strong. Lucious is described as charismatic, tough, wise and a superstar in the who oversees Empire Entertainment and is about to take the company public. Raised on the streets, he has never backed away from a fight and will resort to any measures, fair or foul, to defend his beloved Empire.”


Casting directors for FOX's new Empire‘ are getting ready for season 1 and are currently seeking extras to work on the new production. are looking for extras that are local to Chicago to work on the new FOX series.

Producers are looking for fabulous, high-end club goers, and trendy hipsters.

For more details, check out the casting call below:

FOX ‘Empire' Casting Call

Season one of EMPIRE is upon us! And we're SO excited! We won't be officially starting until August, but we want to get everyone pumped for what is SURE to be a fabulous show.

IMPORTANT! We only cast extras that are LOCAL to CHICAGO! Neighboring states are okay, but your commute needs to be within reason. We will NOT accept submissions from , New York, Atlanta, etc.

We are currently looking for new submissions:

We are looking for fabulous, high-end, CLUB GOERS. You're submitting for the HOTTEST night of the year at the HOTTEST club in the city. Dress to impress, like the whole world is watching!

Submit your email with the subject CLUB GIRL or CLUB GUY to [email protected].

Include your NAME, AGE, HEIGHT, WEIGHT, and PHONE NUMBER. You also must include a RECENT PHOTO (as in, taken at the time of submission) of you in your hottest outfit, and makeup ready. Please also include in your email any experience you may have (or other cool skills)!

We are also looking for TRENDY HIPSTERS! Tattoos, fun colored hair, awesome clothes, and piercings!

If you have a cool look or know how to dress well, we want you!

Submit an email with the subject TRENDY to [email protected].

Include your NAME, AGE, HEIGHT, WEIGHT, and PHONE NUMBER. You also must include a RECENT PHOTO (again, taken at the time of submission) of you looking your trendiest!

VERY IMPORTANT! Picture submissions must be clear, full face/full body, without a blurry filter. No comp shots or head shots! No sunglasses, no hats!

We cast all types, but your submission will not be considered if it doesn't follow the criteria we have asked for. It's very important that you submit correctly, as it helps ensure your post is seen and filed.

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