“Chicago PD” Featured Extras

By | February 12, 2014

NBC ‘Chicago PD‘ is looking for lots of featured extras. These are all non speaking roles but they are featured which means that the role will be more prominent than regular background extras. The show films in Chicago Illinois and casting is only accepting those that live locally in the Chicago area.

The dates and times have not yet been set but the scene will be filming shortly and those selected to be cast in the roles will receive more information about times, dates and locations for work.

The casting notice does not say which episode these roles will be used in but the show ‘s producers have announced that they are getting ready to film the shows season finale which is supposed to have all sorts of bells and whistles including a crossover with their sister series ‘Chicago Fire‘.

Actually, casting directors at Bill Marinella casting, the extras agency responsible for getting all the extras described the “Chicago PD” season finale as …. “We’re talking BIG numbers, STUNTS, EXPLOSIVES, the whole 9 yards!!!”

Since it seems the series is about to wrap soon, this may be one of the last casting calls for “Chicago PD” we may see for awhile, So this may get exciting!

NBC casting call

Those interested can see the descriptions below and please only submit to the role if you completely fit the description and yes…. live in Chicago.

There is a lot of information in this particular notice so be sure to read it all carefully and make sure you are following the submission instructions for the specific role that you want.

” Guvero “
A hitman that has been found in a vehicle, a former cartel leader , Latino, 35-50, no tattoos that cant be covered with clothing please.
average sizes, no one extra large or girthy, and NO one that has been cast or worked in the show before EVER NEW faces only .

“Blackwater “
men in shape and very fit- we need that tough square jawline, and sizes within these parameters, 6 ft -6 ft 4, strong and broad shoulders, 44/46 jacket and 16.5-17.5 neck only and 34/36/38 waist, no smaller or larger with own black combat boots and with real training in security or armed forces..

” Slavic Dolls”
any gals that fit the exact criteria. 5ft 6 or taller ,
34 b/c dress size 2/4/6 and NO tattoos or scars,
( or coverable ) will be in BRA and Panties, portraying ” bad girls” should have that eastern European bloc look.. will make a few extra dollar$$ and also will require a fitting .

” Slavic Guns”
These guys are ages 25-35 years old NO OLDER, Euro looking Model/Handsome character type guys,
and should hopefully speak and write and read , Russian, Polish, Serbian etc.. two day call DATES are UNKNOWN so only submit if willing to be flexible to our needs MUST not have worked ever on this show Please also let us know what you speak and read and write- very important

MiniVan Mom- Latino with own Minivan

Pick Up truck – with 3/4 day laborers’ Latino Apearing Men, day workers, witnessing something at a parking lot from the back of your Truck- so include and DESCRIBE your pick up truck- NO S U V , Pick Up Truck only

“18 to look younger” men and women over 18 slight oin ht and wt that look young should probably be 18-24 years old

“College age couple” 19-25 year olds, older than high school but still have student type appearance

Also- we need a real French Translator- someone who speaks and reads and Writes BOTH ENGLISH and FRENCH

To help us sort out better : please add race/sex/age
when submitting put the role above in the subject line as example

Minivan mom / C/F36 years/ blue mini van

To be considered please read the following instructions and send an email with the below information to Chitownpd@gmail.com

Include the following information:

  • 3 recent cell phone pics in good lighting head n shoulders style and clear focus; )
  • Name:
  • Age:
  • Contact Phone Number:
  • Location:
  • Email:
  • Height:
  • Weight:
  • Waist:
  • Inseam:
  • Shoe:
  • Jacket:
  • Blouse/Dress Size:


List Days You are NOT Available: (ex: Not available Tuesdays and Thursdays, etc)
We shoot Monday thru Friday, 12 hour days. Please keep that in mind when accepting a booking. You cannot leave to pick up kids, walk dog, doctor’s appointments, etc. If you are available all days please put TOTAL AVAILABILITY in the body of the email.

Please email three (3) current snapshots of the following angles. NO PROFESSIONAL PICTURES. Make sure photos are well lit and of only yourself.

1.) Waist Up picture
2.) Head & Shoulder picture
3.) Full body shot, head to toe.

Make sure to note the role you are submitting for in the subject line of your email.

While we love the enthusiasm of some of you, it is not necessary to submit multiple times a day or multiple times for a single role. Thanks!

NBC’s new series ‘Chicago PD’ is a spin-off of the Chicago Fire series. Both shows are projects that Dick Wolf is working on. Dick Wolf also created the Law & Order series. Others involved in the show are Michael Brandt, Derek Haas and Matt Olmstead. The show stars Don Kress, Andre Bellos and America Olivo.

All extra roles are paid roles. Most extras can expect to make about $64 for an 8 hour day. You should expect to be on set anywhere from 8 to 12 hours so a flexible schedule is a requirement.

Source: Bill Marinella casting

2 thoughts on ““Chicago PD” Featured Extras

  1. Wendy George Valasso

    I’m SAG. How do you audition for speaking roles?
    Wendy George Valasso

    1. erica Post author

      You would need to contact the casting directors. Marinella is doing most of the extras and featured extras. Not sure if they are handling speaking roles.

      You can also try the shows other casting directors:
      Jonathan Strauss
      Claire Simon
      Shelby Cherniet


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