Open Auditions in NM for Kid’s Lead Role in the Western “Godless”

By | April 29, 2016

Casting call coming up in Albuquerque New Mexico for a lead role in upcoming Steven Soderbergh series.

Casting director Rene Haynes will be holding open auditions at the end of the month. The movie’s casting director is looking for a Native American boy between the ages of 9 and 12. No previous acting experience is required, however,  kids auditioning for the role must be able to ride a horse.  Please note that this is the only role they will be auditions for at this call. Auditions for kids will be held in Albuquerque on the 30th and in Santa Fe on the 1st of next month.

Steven Soderbergh is working on a new television series for Netflix.  Soderbergh is teaming up with screenwriter Scott Frank (“Out of Sight”) on “Godless”  which is currently in pre-production. This is one of quite a few TV projects for Soderbergh. He’s also behind Starz’s “The Girlfriend Experience,” “The Knick” on  Cinemax, and Amazon’s “Red Oaks.”   Steven Soderbergh is executive producing  “Godless,” along with Casey Silver. Scott Frank is directing as well as writing for the show.

The upcoming show is described as a period piece, a Western set in the 1880s. But not much else is known about the project. Indiewire reports that the show is being released as a limited series and is not expected to go past season 1. No word yet as to exactly when the show will begin production but it is scheduled to film around the Santa Fe, New Mexico area.

New Netflix series

Open Casting Call
For a lead speaking role in

Premiering on Netflix
Rene Haynes Casting is seeking
An actor to play the role of a
Native American Boy 9 – 12 years old
With horseback riding skills & outgoing personality

Saturday, April 30th Albuquerque
10 AM – 5 PM
Holiday Inn Express
1921 Yale Boulevard SE
Albq. NM 87106

Sunday, May 1st Santa Fe
11 AM – 5 PM
Hotel Santa Fe – Kiva B
1501 Paseo De Peralta
Santa Fe NM 87501

No previous acting experience required.
Boys may be given audition material at the location.

Auditions will be videotaped.
If under 18, must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
If interested but not able to attend:

Parents, send a current photo to ASAP to receive audition scenes and self-tape instructions.
IMPORTANT: Put “GODLESS” in the Subject Line.
Note: we are NOT taking applications for extras or other roles at this time

2 thoughts on “Open Auditions in NM for Kid’s Lead Role in the Western “Godless”

  1. Chase woznack

    Hi, I’m chase Woznack, I have always wanted be in a movie and I feel as if I’m good for a main kid role because I am part native american. I am a male, my age is 10 and I would love to audition for this movie godless.

  2. Serenity Williams

    Hi, good morning my name is Serenity and acting is about passion, not about money or fame so if you’ll have me try out, I will show you what acting is about.

    Gender: Female



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