New Casting Call in Chicago for “Empire”

“Empire” is back in production with a Casting Call seeking Chicago locals who would like to work as Extras on the show.

“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 drama was created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong and stars Terrence Howard.

Casting Details

When: January 2019

Location: Chicago, IL

Further details of this casting are located below the Nine9 Talent Application. Enrollment in our service is not required.

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Casting Call for “Empire”

FILM DATE: Friday, January 18th
RATE: $96/8 Hours
ROLE: Flashback Patrons

They are looking for Male/Female, Any ethnicity, Ages 21-35, that look like they are from the late 1980’s to early 1990’s. They are looking for people with specific hairstyles like box cuts, mullets, shaggy hair, punk, bangs, aqua-net curls, afros, etc.

To be considered, you must have a POP Profile. To create a profile, visit and then follow the instructions on sending the submission e-mail.

If you already have a POP profile, you may continue with just the submission email.

Send an email to with “FLASHBACK” in the subject line

1) Confirm you have a POP Profile
2) Include the following information: Name, phone, email, height and age
3) Attach a recent photo, including a full-length photo
4) Confirm you have open availability on the date you are submitting for

They will be in contact with you via POP if you are in consideration.

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