We are excited to announce a national casting call for Marshal Graham, the villain role in our Western SHE WAS THE DEPUTY’S WIFE.

This is a paid role and this will be a SAG project. Submissions are accepted from anywhere in the U.S.


All video submissions are due January 11th by the end of day. Please read all the guidelines and the description of Marshal Graham below:




  • Age Range: 50 to 70
  • Ethnicity: Caucasian
  • Physical Attributes: thin, distinguished, possibly showing signs of gray/white hair
  • Skills: knowledge of and experience with Shakespeare’s work (not required but a plus)
  • Description of Marshal Graham: Graham is a brilliant, manipulative lawman. He plays humans like chess pieces and holds power in this Western frontier town more with his intellect and psychological intimidation than physical force.

Submission rules

  • Please prepare and perform these three scenes provided in the hyperlinks below:
  • We are accepting submissions from both Non-Union and Union actors. Talent will be paid $125 a day if cast in the role.
  • Production will take place in Arizona during March 2020. Talent will be provided meals during production and lodging if they are not local.
  • As stated above, we are accepting submissions from anywhere in the U.S. but any local talent will be given special consideration.
  • Video must be shared with us via Vimeo, YouTube, or a shareable Google Drive link. No files from Dropbox or WeTransfer will be accepted.
  • Video audition must include a slate introduction with your name, where you’re located, and any special skills you have pertaining to this film.
  • Actors have two weeks to submit their videos. All submissions due January 11th by the end of day.

Please send all submissions to travismills@runningwildfilms.com and feel free to reach out if you have any questions.