Friday, July 13, 2012

FOP 7 CHICAGO UPDATE - Mike Shields - PRESIDENT



Have You Got What it Takes?

SEARCHING FOR REAL POLICE TO CAST AS PAID EXTRAS!!

The NBC TV series, "Chicago Fire" is searching for real Chicago police officers, detectives, swat, all ethnicities and ages to work as paid extras!

The exciting series, "Chicago Fire" is shooting in Chicago starting in approximately one week and shooting until Christmas.

If you are interested please send in a photograph in uniform with your height, weight, clothing sizes, and your phone number to: Chicagofireextra@gmail.com Please put in the subject line of the e-mail "Police" Send in photographs ASAP as casting is happening fast. Please note that by sending in a photograph this does not guarantee being cast to work as an extra.

The rate of pay, if cast, is $175 for an 8 hour day and time and a half after 8. There is also a $25 dollar bump for your uniform. A normal shooting day is approximately 12 hours and sometimes we shoot hours longer. Anyone we cast must be available to work the entire day or night, if they are cast.

Casting Company is BBB accredited and working in unison with NBC Universal.

FOP Family Picnic

The annual FOP Family Picnic will be held on Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at Gaelic Park from 10 am to 6 pm. Gaelic Park is located at 6119 W. 147th Stree, Oak Forest, Illinois. You must present your FOP ID for admittance. Free ice cream, beverages, and carnival rides will be available. Limited quantities of free tables will be available on a first come - first served basis. Gaelic Park does not offer food services. Members are encouraged to bring their own coolers, lunches, grills, and chairs. A canopy or tent is recommended to provide shade for your group.

Need more information? Contact Frank DiMaria at the Lodge at 312-733-7776.