CASTING CALL: EMPIRE!!!
SHOOT DATE: Tues., 6/23, Wed., 6/24, &/or Thurs. 6/25 – It can be 1 of the dates during time frame or all 3 dates – so you must be fully available if you submit.
MALE/FEMALE, ALL ETHNICITIES, AGES 21-55. MUST BE AT LEAST 5’10 AND TALLER. POLICE/MILITARY EXPERIENCE IS A PLUS! LOOKING FOR BIG SECURITY TYPES.
WE WILL HAVE TO DO A BACKGROUND CHECK – SO PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF:
1) YOU ARE A CONVICTED FELON
2) YOU ARE CONSIDERED A SEX OFFENDER
3) IF YOU HAVE SERVED TIME.
*PLEASE CONFIRM THIS IN THE BODY OF YOUR EMAIL*YOU WILL NEED TO ATTACH A PHOTO OF YOUR DRIVER’S LICENSE OR STATE ID FOR THE CLEARANCE
NOTE: If you have been working on Chi-Raq and have received an availability check for these days, please do NOT submit!!! We will get you on the show another time. We will NOT book you on Empire for these days if you have been availability checked for Chi-raq as you will most likely be working on that movie.
Send and email to firstname.lastname@example.org
1) Put “GUARD” in the subject line
2) Include your name, age, height, weight, phone number, zip code and email
3) Send a head shot, professional or candid photo in jpeg format –Make sure the photo is taken in decent lighting (no selfies), no sunglasses. Show us your style but make sure we can see your face! The better the photo, the better your chance of being submitted.
*NOTE: NAME YOUR JPEG PHOTO WITH YOUR FULL NAME!!!
Click on the photo and it will give you an option to re-name the file, Re-name it with your full name. We need you to start doing this on every submission.
4) If you have submitted for another role please state which role you have submitted for.
You must be registered to be considered.
***** Info On How To Register With The Casting Company ******
(Please Note: We recommend updating your registration with us annually, and for minors, bi-annually)We require a recent photo. This is casting, after all, and we need to know what you look like. In the case of the photo, it should be an attachment, in a jpeg format and under 1MB. It does not need to be a professional photo, just a decent single shot of just you with a generic, plain background. Please avoid bold prints in your attire, and make sure there are no items concealing your face and no selfies. Make sure you have decent lighting, so that we can see you!We ask that you provide the following information in the body of the email. This makes your information from the registration available for a quick searches. The more we know, the better able we are to cast you!Send email to email@example.com with subject line: RegistrationName:
Phone Number (Best number to reach you):
Email Address (Email that you check daily):
Zip Code (Listed on your Driver’s License or State ID):
Hair and Eye Color:
Tattoo/Body Piercings (please specify):
Do you own a bike, skate board, roller skates, etc:
Occupation (i.e. waiter/cop/nurse/paramedic, etc):Measurements: (which are important when casting parts that require uniforms)
Women: Bust/Waist/Hip, dress and shoe size
Men: Coat/Suit, shirt [neck/sleeve], pants [waist/inseam] and shoe size
List the types of clothing included in your wardrobe, such as business, formal, work-out, etc:
If you have a car include: Make/Model/Year/Color (which is important for production requirements and for us to understand your transportation)
If you are a minor, do you have a work permit? If so, who is the employer listed on your work permit? If not, please see Minors’ Registration Tab for instructions on obtaining a work permit.
Please give us a brief description of your general availability:
5) Confirm you are available all three dates
6) Let us know if you have any Police/Military experience.
There will be a lot of opportunities to be cast on the show, if you submit incorrectly, it will be noted.