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In the lead female role, a German actress gives a great performance after starring in the critically acclaimed film System Crasher, which is currently available on Netflix. Here's a cast and character guide from News of the World. In News of the World, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd earns money by reporting the news throughout Texas in 1870.