Aki Munroe

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

159 cm

Age Range

19–23

Ethnicity

Maori

Career Highlights

Aki is a young actress of New Zealand-Māori descent who has been performing since she was a child. She joined the core cast of webseries Ahikāroa in its third season- with her character set to return in the fourth season. Before this, Aki had made a guest appearance on long-running hospital drama Shortland Street, as well as a lead role in short film Money Honey. She has acted in various theatre productions, most notably with lead roles in Annie and Tu Meke Tui. Aki most recently has starred in the Kiwi action-thriller Vegas.

Short Film.

2019Money HoneyRed (Lead)Dir. Isaac Knights-Washbourn

Television.

2021Ahikaroa Season 4Te UrurangiDir. Awanui Simich Pene, Jarod Rawiri, Corinna Hunziker
2020VegasArihia Poulan (Supporting )Greenstone TV
Dir. Michael Bennett and Kiel McNaughton
2018Shortland StreetRangimarie Rameka (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various

Theatre.

2021Mauri TauNarrator - WaitīDir. Scotty Cotter
2019The Wolves#46Silo Theatre
Dir. Sophie Roberts
2019Tu Meke TuiTaitu the Takahe (Lead)Auckland Live
Dir. Renee Lyons
2017Annie - Intermediate School ProductionAnnie (Lead)
2017Seussical Theatre - High School ProductionJojo Macbeth (Lead)Dir. Michelle Johansson

Web Series.

2019Ahikaroa S3Te Ururangi (Lead)Kura Productions
Dir. Jarod Rawiri
2019I Date Rejects S2JayWhitiora Productions Ltd
Dir. Paula Jones