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Crew and Extras Casting Calls

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Below you will find information about productions that are looking for extras. Please email the casting agencies directly for each of the projects listed below. Unfortunately, we cannot accept any information in the Chicago Film Office. We will update this page as soon as we receive the information from the productions so please check back.


Click here to find out additional information on local casting calls in January. 


Chicago PD - TV Series

Tail Sticks Casting is seeking local talent of all ages, shapes, and sizes to be cast for extra roles for Season 2 of NBC’s hit series Chicago P.D. Real Police Officers, Military Personnel, Medical Personnel, and Rugged/Rough Types are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to submit! Visit our website to register with us and follow us on Facebook for updates on casting opportunities!"


Chicago Fire – TV Series

Extras Casting:


Empire- TV Series

Extras Casting:


America’s Got Talent

WHAT: “America’s Got Talent” Season 10 Auditions

America’s favorite talent competition is back! The nation’s only talent search open to acts of all ages, NBC’s top-rated summer series “America’s Got Talent” has brought the variety format back to the forefront of American culture by showcasing performers from across the country. The series is a true celebration of the American spirit, featuring a colorful array of hopeful stars, including singers, dancers, comedians, contortionists, impressionists, jugglers, magicians and ventriloquists, all vying for their chance to strut and perform on stage hoping to win America's hearts — and the $1 million prize. For a schedule of upcoming auditions for season ten, please visit:

WHEN: Saturday, January 24 and Sunday, January 25, 2015

WHERE: McCormick Place, 2301 S Dr. Martin Luther King Drive, Chicago, IL 60616

HOW: Those interested in auditioning should pre-register at:

WHO: “America’s Got Talent” Producers about what they’re looking for in a performer and why they chose Chicago

For more information, please contact Amy Prenner For AGT,


Local TV Pilot

We are casting for a TV pilot here in Chicago. The pilot will go to production in summer of 2015 but we need a lead role cast now to test character dialogue synergy with other leads.


Lead* Brian 30- 50 year old male preferably not athletic, office workeresque body. *must be able to swim* 35 ish white Male who just lost his job, his girlfriend broke up with him and his life is in shambles. He is a functional alcoholic, sci fi computer, and is a gaming nerd that goes to the sci fi / gaming convention circuits and hits the Renaissance faire and does what he can to escape

Please send headshots and resume to

The subject line must read Casting for Brian .To be considered you must have a resume, head shots, and have no concurrent contractual obligations that may interfere with potential subsequent episodes.



Following is a list casting agencies in Chicago that may be able to provide additional information and opportunities.

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