Caleb Payne from Stellenbosch, South Africa, has been nominated by the Young Artist Academy™ in Hollywood, California, in the Leading Young Artist: Feature Film category for his role as Jetmir in the movie Good Life and is a first for South Africa in 43 years of the history of the Academy.
Carolyn Steyn, patron of the Arts in South Africa, applauded Caleb’s performance in the film saying, “Remember that name!”
Caleb has also appeared in The Kissing Booth 3 (Netflix 2021), Resident Evil (Netflix 2022), Warrior S1&2 (HBO 2018 - ) and Lincoln (History Channel 2021).
On stage he played the role of Eric in GWB Entertainment's touring production of Matilda, The Musical.
Homeschooled to enable him to pursue his acting career with more ease, first began with commercials when he was just six years old.
Today he is represented by 11:11 Entertainment in Los Angeles.
Young Artist Academy™ Awards
2022 Best Performance in a Feature Film: Leading Young Artist - Nominated