FOX TV Pilot “Empire” Casting Call for Wait Staff in Chicago

Project Casting

Casting directors are looking for trained wait staff  to work on a scene on the FOX TV pilot “EMPIRE” filming in Chicago.

The series will focus on a hip-hop record label and has already cast Terrence Howard, Taraji P Henson and Precious alum Gabourey Sidibe, while super-producer Timbaland will provide the soundtrack.
For more details see the casting call below:


We are looking for REAL waitstaff to work TOMORROW, April 1st. We need African American and Caucasian men and women of ALL sizes.

If you are available all day tomorrow, send in an email to [email protected], with the subject REAL STAFF 4.1. Include your NAME, AGE, HEIGHT, WEIGHT, and PHONE NUMBER. Also include ALL of your sizes. For men: neck, jacket, sleeve, waist, inseam, and shoe. For women: dress, bust, waist, inseam, and shoe.

Your email also needs to include a few RECENT pictures of yourself, one of which needs to be you in your serving uniform. We’re booking fast, so send in ASAP!


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Source: Empire Extras