Australian jockey Michelle Payne.
Australian jockey Michelle Payne. JULIAN SMITH

Young horsewoman required for movie role

DO YOU have what it takes to perform on the big screen?

An Australian movie production company is seeking a young girl, aged being 8 and 9, to play a young version of Australian jockey Michelle Payne, in a movie titled, Ride Like A Girl.

In an ad posted on Facebook this week the production company says no acting experience is required, but the girl must have horse riding abilities.

The chosen person will be required for filming during April to June.

To apply email through a photo with the applications name, aged and location to or call Claudia on 02 9699 1377.

Barrett Casting have been involved in films such as The Great Gasby and The Sapphires.