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Casting calls in Chicago

Luis Gomez

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5:03 PM CDT, August 20, 2014

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The following is a list of movies, TV shows and music videos looking to cast extras and speaking roles in the Chicago area and reality TV shows scheduled to hold casting calls here. The list is updated multiple times per week, so make sure to bookmark this page.

If you know of an upcoming casting call that isn't listed below, email the details to lgomez@tribune.com.

FOX'S "EMPIRE"

Attractive, up-and-coming female rapper in her 20s. Details

Males and females to play "club goers" and "trendy hipsters." Details

SHOWTIME'S "SHAMELESS"

Males 16 years or older who look like they're 14. Filming takes place Aug. 26. Details

Caucasian baby 6-8 months old with blond, red or light brown hair. Details

Special needs children 10-14 years old. Details

Red headed caucasian female 13-17 years old. Details

FOX's "MASTERCHEF"

Amateur and home cooks for culinary competition. Casting calls takes place Oct. 11 at Hotel Allegro. Details

"SINISTER 2"

Lutheran males and females 8-80 years old living in Kankakee and St. Anne area for church scene on or around Aug. 29. Details

Caucasian men in their 30s to 40s with blonde hair and blue eyes to play fathers. Details

Caucasian males and females to play "backwoods" swamp mom and swamp dad. Details

Overweight male 12-15 years old. Details

Males and females in their 30s or 40s to play parents -- specifically Caucasian model types, Caucasian church-going types and Latino, Asian or Middle Eastern working class types. Details

Females, 8-12 years old, who speak Norwegian. Filming begins in mid-August. Details

NBC'S "CHICAGO FIRE"

Real EMTs for accident scene Aug. 19 and 20. Details

NBC'S "CHICAGO PD"

African American males 15-18 years old with BMX bikes to play gang bangers Aug. 25. Details

Real police who are either active or retired. Details

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