Aaron Ward Actor Profile







Auckland, New Zealand


174 cm

Age Range


Career Highlights

Aaron has enjoyed a career in the entertainment industry that spans over 20 years. Having worked in television, film and theatre, Aaron has starred in a number of notable Kiwi productions. On screen he is probably best known for his role as the Quiz Master in all three seasons of the comedy series Nothing Trivial. His other notable credits include roles in series such as the primetime hospital drama Shortland Street and Underbelly New Zealand, as well as Lee Tamihori’s feature film Mahana.

Feature Film.

2015MahanaProsecution LawyerThe Patriarch Ltd
Dir. Lee Tamahori
2001Orphans & AngelsBillyKarmik Films
Dir. Harold Brodie
1998Channelling BabyHippieOceania Parker Ltd
Dir. Christina Parker

Short Film.

2011FranjoFranjoDir. Willy Kosovich
2008Minute MenButch 5280 Productions
Dir. Tony Foster
2007The Singing SurgeonDr Love5280 Productions
Dir. Tony Foster
1999CalmerActorDir. Geoff Cameron
1999The Parking NaziTedLivingstone Productions
Dir. Steve Thomas


2020The SoundsSkeltonShaftsbury Films/SPP
Dir. Peter Stebbings
2017Shortland StreetAdam RossDir. Various
2013Nothing Trivial, Season 3Quiz MasterSouth Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Various
2012Nothing Trivial, Season 2Quiz MasterSouth Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Various
2011Nothing Trivial, Season 1Quiz MasterSouth Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Various
2011Power Rangers SamuraiCody's FatherPower Rangers Productions Ltd
Dir. Various
2011Underbelly NZPommy HarryScreentime NZ Ltd
Dir. Mike Smith, Ric Pellizzeri
2004Shortland StreetSebastian le CrenSouth Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Various
1999Shortland StLawrence BlankleySouth Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Various


2010Sky Guy Channel O PresenterSky Guy Presenter (Television)Sky Network
Dir. Chris Clark


2019Middle Aged SpreadRobertTadpole Productions
Dir. Dan Pengally
2018The Love ListBillCentrepoint Theatre
Dir. Dan Pengally
2016The ChoiceRandy JohnsonBlue aths, Rotorua
Dir. Jenifer Ward-Lealand
2007AladdinAladdin (Lead)Circa Theatre
Dir. Sue Wilson
2007Playwright of the SeasonDominic Bowdenius (Lead)Smackbang Theatre
Dir. Glen Pickering
2006Clowining in LebanonClown
2006In the Shape of a SquareRoy CosiDir. John Humphreys
2006The RivalsCapt Jack AbsoluteCirca Theatre
Dir. Ken Blackburn
2005Clowning in Banda Aceh, IndonesiaClown
2000Clowning in Kosova, Montenegro, & BosniaClown
2000World Expo, Hanover, GermanyClown
1999Clowning in Kosovo and MontenegroClown
1998Ready Set Go - Regional TourVarious RolesEchelon Productions Ltd
Dir. Tobias Brown
1998Take a Chance on MeNarratorCourt Theatre
Dir. Mark Hadlow
1998The ProducersRodget de BrisNapier Theatre
Dir. Margot Minnett
1998Wind in the WillowsStoatAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Raymond Hawthorne