Fox’s Empire Teens & Males for Featured RolesNew featured roles have been released for the Fox TV series “Empire”! The series stars Terrence Howard as Lucious Lyon who is the king of hip hop. He is described as an immensely talented artist, the CEO of Empire Entertainment and a former street thug, his reign has been unchallenged for years. But, after battling what he believed to be a terminal disease, Lucious challenged his sons to compete for his throne, a task made all the more complicated by the return of their mother and Lucious’ ex-wife, Cookie. The series also stars Taraji P. Henson.

Casting directors are looking for African American and Hispanic males ages 14 to 16 years old. Those who are under the age of 16, must have a work permit to submit. They are also looking for an African American male ages 40 to 55 years old who is 6’2 and taller who looks like an athlete. The last role they are looking to fill is for an African American male ages 45 to 65 who is distinguished looking. This casting call is for episode 302. The scenes will shoot sometime between July 19th through July 28th. The pay rate is $80.00 for 8 hours and some will be $150.00 for 8 hours.  The show films in Chicago, Illinois.

If you’re interested and available, send an email to with the following: Put the role you are applying for in the subject line of your email ie COLLEGE PROFESSOR. Include your name, age, height, weight, phone number, current zip code and email address. Send 2 RECENT, candid photos of yourself (one full length and one from the shoulders up so we can clearly see your face) preferably dressed in the look you’re submitting for. The better the photo quality, the better your chance of being submitted! Name your jpeg with your full name. Tell us if you have played ANY featured role on EMPIRE and what role you played. (This will not necessarily take you out of the running)

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