Fox’s Empire is now casting a recurring speaking role in Chicago, Illinois.

Fox’s Empire is now casting teen actors to audition for a lead speaking role in the new season of Empire. Casting directors are looking for “a nerdy 16-year old with a bit of an edge.” The character “Ezzy has a 3.9 grade point average and has a bright future ahead of him, but is mesmerized by the thought of being a rapper signed to Empire and being discovered by Lucious Lyon.

About Fox’s Empire:

‘Empire’ centers around a hip hop music and entertainment company, Empire Entertainment, and the drama among the members of the founders’ family as they fight for control of the company. The hour-long family drama was created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong, and stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson.


 To audition for a role, check out the casting call details below:

Empire Season 3 Casting Call

EMPIRE Casting Search:

We are currently seeking an 18yr old Rapping Teen boy for EMPIRE!!! Chicago area ONLY.

[EZZY] African American Male, a nerdy 16-year old with a bit of an edge. Ezzy has a 3.9 grade point average and has a bright future ahead of him, but is mesmerized by the thought of being a rapper signed to Empire and being discovered by Lucious Lyon. (18yr but plays younger) – Recurring – MUST BE ABLE TO RAP

If you or anyone you know fits the description please send contact information, headshot/photo,and a small clip of the Rapping Teen to EmpireCastingChi@gmail.com ASAP.

Shoot Dates: 7/19/16 – 7/28/16

*** MUST BE AN ILLINOIS RESIDENT ***
*** MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR ALL SHOOT DATES ***


If you are not local and/or do not fit the description, do not apply

Do you think you are perfect for this role? Leave us a comment below and tell casting directors why you should be selected!


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