Fox's 'Empire' Season 2 Casting Call for Prison Inmates

Fox's 'Empire' Season 2 Casting Call for Prison Inmates in Chicago, Illinois

‘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 Howardand Taraji P. Henson. 4 Star Casting is looking for extras to play prison inmates on Fox's hit TV series 'Empire'. Filming will take place in Chicago, Illinois and talents that are selected will be compensated $80/8. According to the casting call, producers are looking for "inmate types to be part of a core group who will work throughout the season two". To audition for a role on 'Empire' season 2, check out the casting call details below:

Fox's 'Empire' Season 2 Casting Call

Fox Empire Gif CASTING CALL: EMPIRE!!! RATE: $80/8 LOCATION: CHICAGO SHOOT DATE: Tues., 6/23, Wed., 6/24, Thurs. 6/25 ROLES: PRISONERS- Male, All ethnicities, Ages 21-55,
NOTE: (We understand this is sensitive subject material, it is a role, so only submit if you are comfortable playing this type of inmate) Send and email to [email protected]: 1) Put PRISONERS in the subject line 2) Include your name, age, height, weight, phone number, zip code and email 3) Send a head shot, professional or candid photo in jpeg format –Make sure the photo is taken in decent lighting (no selfies), no sunglasses. Show us your style but make sure we can see your face! The better the photo, the better your chance of being submitted. *NOTE: NAME YOUR JPEG PHOTO WITH YOUR FULL NAME!!! Click on the photo and it will give you an option to re-name the file, Re-name it with your full name. We need you to start doing this on every submission. 4) If you have submitted for another role please state which role you have submitted for. There will be a lot of opportunities to be cast on the show, if you submit incorrectly, it will be noted. You must be registered with us at to be considered.

Empire Casting Call

CASTING CALL: EMPIRE! We are not accepting general submissions quite yet. You must have an Illinois Driver’s License or Illinois State ID to submit.
NOTE: ALL submissions should be sent to [email protected] NON-UNION EXTRAS LOCATION: Chicago ROLES: INMATES RATE: $80/8 We are looking for inmate types to be part of a core group who will work throughout the season two - Any Ethnicity, Male/Female, 18 - 65 Send an email to [email protected] with the following info 1) Put INMATE in the subject line. 2) Include your name, phone number, email address, zip code, height, weight and age in the body of the email 3) Attach recent jpeg photos of yourself - it can be a candid shots - close up and full body - make sure you are against a neutral/plain wall with decent lighting wearing an upscale outfit that you would be appropriate for a club. If you are fully made up in the picture, please send us a candid photo that is more natural as well. 4) Give us a general idea of your availability from June to February. We will contact you if you are in consideration. You must be registered with us at to be considered.

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

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