Aleni Tufuga

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

185 cm

Age Range

38–48

Ethnicity

NZ/Samoan

Career Highlights

The Tattooist (FF)
Eyeworks Touchdown
Role: Peni Director: Peter Burger
Producer: Robin Scholes

Sione's Wedding (FF)
South Pacific Pictures
Role: Mose Director: Chris Graham
Producer: John Barnett & Chloe Smith

Emilie Richards - German Telefeature (TVD)
GFC (Germany) Limited
Role: Detective Paul Director: Oliver Dommenget

Outrageous Fortune - Series 6 (TVD)
South Pacific Pictures
Role: Detective Beltz

I Shouldn't Be Alive-Dive Of Terror (TVD)
Making Movies Ltd
Role: Rob Hewitt

Feature Film.

2006The TattooistPeni (Support )Eyeworks Touchdown
Dir. Peter Burger
2005Sione's WeddingMose (Support )South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Chris Graham
2002The Legend of Johnny LingoPua (Support )Turtles Crossing Productions
Dir. Steven Ramirez

Television.

2013Webseries - The FactoryKavana (Lead)Jump Film And Television Limited
Dir. Joe Lonie
2012The Wilde BunchSioneSubtext Ltd
Dir. Mike Smith
2011I Shouldn't Be Alive-Dive Of TerrorRob Hewitt (Lead)Making Movies Ltd
2011Nothing TrivialBouncer (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2011The All Mighty Johnsons Series 2CopSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2010Emilie Richards - German TelefeatureDetective Paul (Support)GFC (Germany) Limited
Dir. Oliver Dommenget
2010Shortland StreetSefa TuilagiSouth Pacific Pictures
2009Outrageous Fortune Series 6Detective Beltz (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
2007Shortland StreetNevielle ChambersSouth Pacific Pictures
2005The MarketVaeaIsola Productions
2003Shortland StreetMr Lemalu (Regular Recurring)South Pacific Pictures
2002Good Hands Series 1JohnnyLima Lelei
Dir. Justine Simei-Barton

Theatre.

2007His Mother's SonTasiChickenhead Productions
Dir. Katrina Chandra
2007Once Were SamoansNiphaiKila Kokonut Krew
Dir. Vela Manusaute & Anapela Polataivao
2007Uli VaoKatuniTapac Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Neru Aleki
2006Once Were Samoans, Kila Kokonut KrewNiphaiHerald Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Vela Manusaute & Anapela Polataivao
2006Uli VaoKatuniUNITEC Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Neru Aleki
2005A House Across Oceans, Co. Theatre PhysicalVariousChristchurch Arts Festival
Dir. Christian Penny
2005Playaz NightFukiKila Kokonut Krew
Dir. Vela Manusaute
2003The Songmakers Chair, Auckland Theatre CompanyFalaniAuckland Arts Festival
Dir. Nathaniel Lees
2002Simi's PlightSamAuckland, Wellington & Rotorua Tour
Dir. Vela Manusaute
2002The Taro KingFilipoIsland Playas
Dir. Vela Manusaute

Voice.

2015Hepatitis B
2012Far Cry 3Various VillagersUbisoft
2006KFC - Radio
2003Ambipur - Radio
2003EEC Save PowerSamoan Language
2003Sky CitySamoan Language