Category: Chicago

Lots of shows and movies film in the Chicago area. Shows such as Empire, Chicago PD, Chicago Fire and quite a few more all call Chicago home. This page lists projects in production in the Chicago area as well as areas that may be adjacent. If you are looking for auditions and castings in Chicagoland, see the list of notices directly below. You can search for more specific specifications by using the audition search in the navigation menu right above.



Extras Wanted on NBC Show “Chicago Med”

NBC’s “Chicago Med” has a casting out for extras. The show’s casting directors have just released casting notices for scenes that will be filming  in the Chicagoland area. The show needs lots of talent to work as paid background extras. There is a call out for general extras who are available to work in scenes on various days […]

Casting Girls 11 to 14 in Chicago Area for Indie Film Project

Untitled Brown Girl Project Location: Chicago, IL area only Type: Extras Short Film-Untitled Brown Girl Project We are looking for (FOUR) girls, ages 11-14 to be a featured extras for Ambiguous looking roles. Please contact for serious inquiries only. This is a paid 1 day job. Potential for 1 line speaking role. Send 1-2 minute […]

Extras in San Francisco for Documentary

ICWC Women Excel Documentary. Location: San Francisco CA Type: Extras Commercial release Documentary looking for culturally diverse extras specifically women and children to be in front of MaestraPeace Mural in San Francisco on Monday August 5, 2019 at 11:30AM. Will be provided with free meal and drink, plus copy and credit. Will be needed on […]

Modeling Job in Chicago for Real Couples (Not Actors)

Real couples wanted for social media lifestyle shoot Location: Chicago Type: Modeling Real couples wanted for social media lifestyle shoot. Shoot dates: 1/22 – 1/25 and 1/28 – 1/31. Shoot time: 3pm – 7pm (4 hours). Location(s) Chicago area. Please indicate which dates you a both available. Also, send image/link to your significant other. Pays […]

Get Cast for NBC’s “Chicago” Shows, “Chicago Fire”, “Chicago Justice” & “Chicago Med”

Extras casting for NBC “Chicago Fire,” “Chicago Med” and “Chicago Justice.” NBC’s series of “Chicago” oriented shows are filming new seasons in the Chicagoland area. The NBC Chicago franchise of shows films all 4 shows throughout the year.  Last season saw a new addition to the brand with the law themed drama, “Chicago Justice.” NBC also created […]

Student Film Auditions in Chicago

Casting for student films! Location: Chicago Type: Film Looking for: Males 18 – 25 40 – 60 Females 18 – 25 40 – 60 This is not a paid gig, but food will be provided and a copy of the film will be given for reel. 1104 S Wabash Ave, Room 509 Chicago IL, 60605 […]

Casting Actors in Chicago for Columbia College Student Film

Directing II – Columbia College Chicago/ Department of Cinema Art + Science Location: Chicago, IL Type: Student Films Professional & student actors (18+) are invited to audition for scenes to be filmed on the soundstage at Columbia’s Production Center. Actors will receive a digital copy of the edited scene. Scenes are to be filmed on […]

FOX “Empire” TV Show Auditions for Tap Dancer Principal Role

The FOX series “Empire” is filming episodes for the new season in Chicago Chicago based principal casting directors with Simon Casting will be holding auditions for a principal role.  The casting company is seeking a male, African American  tap dancer in the State of Illinois. Please note that the roles will require in person auditions […]