Taika Waititi’s ‘Next Goal Wins’ Speaking Role Casting Call

Taika Waititi
LOS ANGELES - JUL 09: Taika Waititi arrives for Disney's 'The Lion King' World Premiere on July 09, 2019 in Hollywood, CA - Image (DFree / Shutterstock.com)

Taika Waititis upcoming soccer movie, ‘Next Goal Wins‘, is now casting extras in Oahu, Hawaii.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on November 25th through the 27th in the United States.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • Fox Searchlight major movie directed by Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok, Star Wars: Mandalorian) seeking a REAL SOCCER REFEREE (male, appearing to be 30’s-40’s) to audition for a speaking role!

About Taika Waititi’s soccer movie:

Taika Waititi
VENICE, ITALY – AUGUST 29: Taika Waititi attends the Jury photocall during the 75th Venice Film Festival on August 29, 2018 in Venice, Italy – Image (Matteo Chinellato / Shutterstock.com)

Deadline reports Taika Waititi will write and direct a movie for Fox Searchlight Pictures. It will be an adaptation on the sports doc directed by Mike Brett and Steve Jamison. The documentary centered around Dutch coach Thomas Rongen’s attempt to take the American Samoa soccer team, which was essentially non-competitive on the world stage, to respectability… and maybe even to the World Cup.

How to apply:

Fox Searchlight major movie directed by Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok, Star Wars: Mandalorian) seeking a REAL SOCCER REFEREE (male, appearing to be 30’s-40’s) to audition for a speaking role!
Must have real soccer referee experience, live on Oahu, be fully available to work Nov 25-27, and be legal to work in the U.S.
If this is you or someone you know, please send the following information ASAP for best chance at consideration.
Email to: [email protected] with “SOCCER REFEREE” in subject line.
1) First and last name
2) Cell phone contact AND email address
3) City where you live
4) Two photos as attachments (jpeg, tiff or pdf): One full length AND ONE “head shot” of your face. Cell phone photos are fine, but no glasses, sunglasses, hats, filters, or additional people. Preferably in good outside light
5) Height, weight, shirt, pant and shoe sizes
6) Years of referee experience and level of play.

Casting is look forward to hearing from you!

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Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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