Tom Hanks' 'News of the World' New Mexico Casting Call for Native American Actors

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News of the World” starring Tom Hanks is now hiring Native American kids in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on Friday, November 8th in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • Native American kids (7-10yo) needed for a scene in News of the World this Friday, Nov 8th.

About “News of the World”:

Tom Hanks will star in “News of The World”. The book is set in 1870 and revolves around a road trip through the West by two unlikely partners. Deadline describes the movie’s plot as follows, “Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd is a Texan who travels from town to town to read the news to locals who would otherwise not know what is going on in the world. While Kidd is sparked up by spreading the word of the passage of the 15th Amendment that gave voting rights to all men, he agrees to escort a 10-year-old white girl to her aunt and uncle in San Antonio after she was rescued from the Kiowa Indian tribe that kidnapped her and killed her family four years earlier. His traveling partner is an ornery youngster who didn’t want to be rescued and brought to her relatives.”

How to apply:

News of the World Casting Call

Native American kids (7-10yo) needed for scene in News of the World this Friday, Nov 8th. Must be available for a fitting on Thur Nov 7th! Email a current pic with parent's contact and name to: [email protected] Related: How to Find Acting Auditions and Casting Calls Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description. What do you think? Discuss this story with other fans on Instagram @projectcasting

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