Now Casting: Play a Businessman in a Recurring Role on Fox’s ‘Empire’ + 3 More Gigs

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Climb to the top of the ladder and claim your throne with a recurring role on Fox’s “Empire.” The hit series, which follows a family in a hip-hop empire, is looking for a male actor to play a trendy and polished businessman throughout its upcoming season. Plus, a West Coast production of “Singin’ in the Rain” is casting all major roles, an AFI thesis film seeks Asian talent, and a BMW commercial is looking for actors in Atlanta, Georgia.

“EMPIRE,” RECURRING BUSINESSMAN
Fox's hit series “Empire,” which follows a family in the world of a hip-hop empire, is seeking a male actor, aged 21–29, to play a trendy, hip, and polished businessman in a recurring role. “Empire” shoots in Chicago, Illinois. Pay is $250 for eight hours of work. Apply here!

“SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN”
A West Coast production of “Singin’ in the Rain” is now seeking all principal and ensemble roles. Talent, aged 18–50, are wanted for the roles of Don Lockwood, Cosmo Brown, Kathy Seldon, and Lina Lamont, as well as various members of the song and dance ensemble. Lead talent must be amazing tap dancers who can sing and act. There will be an open casting call in Claremont, California, on Feb. 5–6. Rehearsals will begin Mar. 19 and the show runs Apr. 20–June 2 at the Candlelight Pavilion. Actors will be paid a rehearsal stipend and per performance rate. Apply here!

“THE LAST TEST”
“The Last Test,” an AFI thesis film, is seeking actors for principal roles. Asian talent, aged 16–50, are sought for several roles in the production, including the lead role of Jimmy, a second generation immigrant born and raised in Chinatown. The film rehearses and shoots during Feb. in New York City. Pay is $100 per day with meals provided. Apply here!

BMW I8 SPEC COMMERCIAL
A BMW spec commercial is now casting its female lead and male supporting role. Talent, aged 18–40, is sought for the two roles. The filming will take place in a car, while driving a car, and in other possible locations. The commercial shoots Feb. 5–6 in Atlanta, Georgia. Pay is $600–$1,000 for a two-day shoot. Apply here!

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