Casting calls in Chicago


Emmy Rossum and her co-stars filming Showtime's "Shameless" in Chicago. (Chuck Hodes/SHOWTIME)

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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.

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Males and females who have the ideas and drive to run their own society in an isolated location. Casting call is April 25-27 at C2E2 at McCormick Place. Details


Males and females who have over a hundred pounds to lose. Casting call is April 19 at The Biggest Loser Resort in Itasca. Details


Contestants, 21 years or older, for quiz show. Casting call takes place April 19. Details


Males and females to play teachers in boarding school scene April 17 and 22. Details

Children, 9 to 10 years old, for April 17. Details

Males and females, in their 20s to 60s, for April 16. Details

Caucasian kids, 5 to 8 years old, for April 16. Details

Children, 9 to 15 years old, for boarding school scene April 17. Details | Twitter @TribLuis

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