” At times, you’re welcome, depending on what’s being cast. ‘Dances with Wolves’ – they wanted authentic-looking Indians in the film, and so they got it. The same was true with ‘The Last of the Mohicans’ and ‘Geronimo. “


” Having watched ‘The Lone Ranger,’ I asked my dad, ‘You think we can be on TV like that guy?’ He said, ‘Probably not. You have to be 6 feet and blond to work in TV and movies.’ I said, ‘But what about that guy? Jay Silverheels? “


” One of the things I learned early on was the system of believing: you have to believe in what you say. The camera is the arbiter of truth, it’s the all-seeing eye that can pick out discrepancies. You can’t lie to the camera. You must believe in what you’re saying, or the audience won’t believe you. “


” I feel very fortunate that I was able to be cast in roles that showed the humanity, if you will, of usually stereotypical Indian characters that made up a lot of film, like the Pawnee in ‘Dances with Wolves.’ “



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One of the things I learned early on was the system of believing: you have to believe in what you say. The camera is the arbiter of truth, it
I feel very fortunate that I was able to be cast in roles that showed the humanity, if you will, of usually stereotypical Indian characters that made up a lot of film, like the Pawnee in

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