New Casting Notice in Chicago for Chicago P.D / Law and Order: SVU Crossover Episode

01/11/2016

Casting directors for the NBC show have a rush call out for an SVU / Chicago P.D. crossover episode that is filming this week in the Chicago area.

There are a few featured / specialty roles up for grabs.

SVU and the “Chicago” series of shows are created by Dick Wolf and currently air on the NBC network. “Chicago P.D.” focuses on district 21 of the Chicago Police Department. The series is a spin-off of the popular “Chicago Fire” series which tells the story of 2 fictional units,  uniformed cops, who deal with street crimes, and an elite Intelligence Unit that handles major crimes in the city. The Intelligence unit is headed by Sgt. Hank Voight, a tough, no-nonsense veteran cop who has a history of bending the rules. NBC also has a new show filming in the Chicago, “Chicago Med.” The shows will be returning in early January 23016 with new episodes.

Law and Order: SVU” is a long running police drama set in NYC. SVU focuses on detectives who handle Special Victims and investigate crimes perpetrated against the most vulnerable. The show’s cast includes Mariska Hargitay and Ice-T.

NBC SVU and Chicago PD crossover episode

NBC’s Chicago PD – SVU Crossover – General Background Casting Alert

Please note that talent interested in the roles will need to follow the instructions for the specific roles listed below as well as fill out an availability form.

SPECIALTY BACKGROUND CASTING ALERT

“SONNY” — Seeking Caucasian TEENAGE MALE age 15-17 to play a featured dead body. CURLY HAIR is a plus, but not mandatory! If under 16, minor must have proper work permit. Must be comfortable with SFX blood/makeup.
Pay Rate: $175/8
Film Date: TBD

If you fit the above stats and live near the Chicago area, please submit the following info to TailSticksCasting@gmail.com with “SONNY” in the subject line:
**ATTACH MULTIPLE RECENT PHOTOS of yourself from the waist up.
NAME:
EMAIL:
PHONE:
ZIP:
AGE:
HEIGHT:
WEIGHT:
MALES: JACKET/NECK/SLEEVE/WAIST/INSEAM/SHOE:
LIST ANY CONFLICTS between 1/13-1/26:
VISIBLE TATTOOS: *Please attach a photo of the tattoo

NBC’s CHICAGO PD – Ep. 314 – SVU CROSSOVER EPISODE! 
**General Background Casting Alert***
Taking submissions from the following types for extra roles filming on TUESDAY, JANUARY 12th.

“DRIVERS 1/12” 
FILMS: Tuesday, January 12th
ROLES: Pedestrians/Onlookers w/ Auto; everyone must be booked with a vehicle. No red or white cars please.
SCENE: Police Station: District 21 – Evacuation Scenes & Press Conference Scenes…Interior and Exterior scenes. Applicants must be OK with working outside.
FILMS: Tuesday, January 12th, in Chicago, IL; potential very early morning call time
PAY RATE: $80/8 hours and time and one half for anything after that; +$25 Auto Bump to your pay out

“CHAPO” 
FILMS: Tuesday, January 12th
ROLES: Perpetrators/Shackled Prisoners. Applicants must be OK with working outside. Applicants must be OK with being “shackled”
SCENE: Police Station: District 21 – Evacuation Scenes
FILMS: Tuesday, January 12th, in Chicago, IL; potential very early morning call time
PAY RATE: $80/8 hours and time and one half for anything after that;

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:

If you live in/around the Chicago, IL area, and have all of Tuesday, Jan. 12th available, please submit and email to the following to TAILSTICKSCASTING@GMAIL.COM with the corresponding assignment title (listed above) you are submitting for in the Subject Line (example: “CHAPO”):

ATTACH MULTIPLE RECENT PHOTOS of yourself in wardrobe options appropriate for the role you are submitting for
NAME:
EMAIL:
PHONE:
ZIP:
AGE:
HEIGHT:
WEIGHT:
FEMALES: DRESS/BUST/WAIST/HIP/SHOE:
MALES: JACKET/NECK/SLEEVE/WAIST/INSEAM/SHOE:
VISIBLE TATTOOS: *Please attach a photo of the tattoo
CAR?: *Color/Year/Make/Model

SPECIALTY BACKGROUND CASTING ALERT

“ARMENIAN” — Seeking men ages 30-50 with an Armenian look for a featured dead body role. Should have olive skin, dark hair, and dark eyes. 5’11 or shorter with a slim to average build.
This will play multiple days, so please only submit if you have a flexible schedule. Must also be comfortable with EXTENSIVE SFX makeup/prosthetics.
PayRate: $300/8 + $25 Wardrobe fitting
Dates: TBD

If you fit the above stats and live near the Chicago area, please submit the following info to TailSticksCasting@gmail.com with “ARMENIAN” in the subject line:

**ATTACH MULTIPLE RECENT PHOTOS of yourself from the waist up.
NAME:
EMAIL:
PHONE:
ZIP:
AGE:
HEIGHT:
WEIGHT:
MALES: JACKET/NECK/SLEEVE/WAIST/INSEAM/SHOE:
LIST ANY CONFLICTS between 1/13-1/26:
VISIBLE TATTOOS: *Please attach a photo of the tattoo

If you do not fit the above descriptions, Tail Sticks casting does have a general extras availability form set up that you may fill out to be considered for other small roles.



One thought on “New Casting Notice in Chicago for Chicago P.D / Law and Order: SVU Crossover Episode

  1. Lou Ellen Schweitzer

    I would love to be an extra on any of the Chicago Shows. Please keep me in mind. Thank you.

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