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.



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 […]

NBC Chicago P.D. Cast Call for Day Players, Featured Extras, Extras & Stand-ins in Chicago

Get cast on Chicago P.D. – Day Player, Background Extras and stand-in Casting. “Chicago P.D.” is filming new episodes in Chicago Illinois and has just released an casting calls for  upcoming episodes including actors and stand-ins available to work multiple days throughout the new season. Tail Sticks Casting is seeking background talent to fill a […]

Community Theater Auditions in Lakewood (Chicago IL Area)

Mercy Street Theatre Company is holding general auditions for its Beacon Workshop Series, all of which are World premieres. For the Beacon workshop series, Mercy Street is looking for casts that represent the world we live in. We are looking to cast a multitude of actors that are diverse in race, gender, age, and sexual […]

Casting Call for New FOX Series, A.P.B. in Chicago

If you live in the Chicago area and would love to get cast in a small TV show role… a new series may have your opportunity. New FOX police drama, A.P.B. is now filming in the Chicago area and casting extras. The upcoming police series is seeking locals that would be interested in working as […]

Male Actor in Chicago for Role in Pilot

Casting For Pitch – Pilot Episode Location: Chicago, IL Type: TV Pilots Looking to cast a African-American or Mexican Male. Between the age of 24-30, preferably of a larger athletic build, and between the height of 5’ 11” or taller, to play a character “Darshawn” for a pitch-pilot episode. Tattoos and Piercing are encouraged, but […]

Casting Call for “The Exorcist” Season 1 Finale in Chicago

Cast call out for FOX’s upcoming TV show, “The Exorcist” The 1970s horror classic, The Exorcist,  is finally in production of the first season. The first season of the horror series is filming in Chicago and there is a new casting call out for Chicago area locals. It’s been over 4 decades since “The Exorcist” was released […]

Casting Call for “Shameless” Season 7

The “Shameless” Cast back for round 7 and Chicago area locals have a chance to get in on the craziness. “Shameless” is coming back for a 7th season. The show is based on Paul Abbott’s award-winning British series which shares the same name.  The Showtime series just premiered this month and new episodes are still […]