Casting Call for Teen Male for Ongoing Role in Empire in ChicagoDo you have sick rapping skills? If so, you have the chance to show the world! Fox’s hit television show “Empire” is seeking a rapping teen boy around the age of 18 years old for a recurring role in the television series. This is a recurring role!About “Empire” Lucious Lyon, played by Terrence Howard, is the king of hip-hop. 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, played by Taraji P. Henson, who was released from prison.What They Are Looking ForCasting directors are looking for an eighteen year old African American male who can rap. This will be an ongoing role in the television series. This role will shoot July 19th through July 28th.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*** MUST BE AN ILLINOIS RESIDENT ****** MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR ALL SHOOT DATES ***How to ApplyIf 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 – 7/28/16This is an incredible opportunity that you don’t want to miss out on. This is a chance to work with some of the best in the industry on a hit Fox television series so apply ASAP!