Angelina Cottrell



Auckland, New Zealand


154 cm

Age Range




Career Highlights

Despite being young, Angelina has already garnered a succession of impressive screen credits. She appeared in shows Underbelly and Go Girls, going on to land guest roles in West Side Story and US series The Shannara Chronicles. Angelina played the lead of Nicole in the 2013 feature film The Weight of Elephants, which premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival; her performance earned her a Best Actress Award at the New Zealand Film Awards.


2014Auckland Central Rockshop Bandquest Regional Final - Lead Vocalist of Winning Band "Wai Fi"
2013Nomination: Best Actress for "The Weight of Elephants" - Rialto NZ Film Awards

Short Film.

2014Resilient (48 Hrs Film)Morgan Litestone Productions
Dir. David Peterson
2013DamienMary8com Limited
Dir. Josh Frizzell
2013Puppetry of the Dreamless (48 Hrs Film)Daughter Scathing Arc Films
Dir. Chris Tout
2013Stella 459Child (Cameo)Earthwire Productions
Dir. Jonathon Rayner-Burt

Feature Film.

2012The Weight Of ElephantsNicoleZentropa Entertainments 5, Severe Features LTD
Dir. Daniel Joseph Borgman


2015ShannaraYoung Amberle (Guest)MTV NZ Ltd
2014West Side StoryDesiree (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2011UnderbellyHippie commune childScreentime
2009Go GirlsFairy child/Party childSouth Pacific


2014The Sum of UsOphelia (Lead)Basement Theatre
Dir. Seamus Ford
2013Beauty and the Beast JrVillager Centrestage Youth Theatre
Dir. Dee Gibson


Auckland City Theatre Academy (ACTA) - 2014
Acting for Screen - 2012 , TAPAC
The Performance Net - 2006, Junior Performers