(from Netflix's press release, July 2016) Netflix, the world's leading Internet TV network, has cast Michelle Dockery as the female lead in the western mini-series Godless. Dockery joins previously announced cast members, including: Jeff Daniels and Jack O'Connell, in the period drama, that is set to premiere worldwide on Netflix in 2017. The story centers on Frank Griffin (Jeff Daniels), a menacing outlaw who is terrorizing the West as he hunts down Roy Goode (Jack O'Connell), his son-like partner turned mortal enemy. While Roy hides at Alice Fletcher's (Michelle Dockery) ranch, Frank's chase leads him to the quiet town of La Belle, N.M. - which is mysteriously made up of entirely women. Steven Soderbergh, Scott Frank and Casey Silver are executive producers, and Frank serves as both writer and director on the project.