Anna Hutchison

Profile

Location

Featherson, New Zealand

Height

166 cm

Age Range

31–38

Ethnicity

European

Also Represented in

United States of America

Career Highlights

Masks Don't Lie
Film
Masks Don't Lie
Role: Daniela
Producer: Enrico Ballarin & Grant Gilmore
Director: Enrico Ballarin & Grant Gilmore

Anna is one of New Zealand’s most widely recognized actresses, having starred in a succession of international films and television series alongside some of Hollywood’s biggest names. She has featured in some of New Zealand’s most popular television series including Shortland Street and Go Girls. In 2012, she landed a lead role opposite Chris Hemsworth in Drew Goddard’s cult favourite The Cabin in the Woods. Since then, Anna has played lead roles in international feature films Robert the Bruce, Encounter, and Vengeance: A Love Story where she acted alongside Nicholas Cage. Her television credits include the lead role of Laeta in the Spartacus series, US sitcom Anger Management and critically acclaimed Australian drama Underbelly. More recently, Anna has appeared as lead-role in films Killer Reputation and A Love Yarn.

Awards.

2010Logie Nomination for the Grahame Kennedy Award for Outstanding New Talent - Underbelly: A Tale of Two Cities
2009WIFT NZ Finalist for Success in Film and Television - Gossip Girls
2006New Zealand Screen Awards Nomination - Best Performance in a Short Film - The Lost One
2005TV Guide Best on the Box People's Choice Awards Nomination - Best Actress - Shortland Street
2004TV Guide Best on the Box People's Choice Awards - Nomination - Best Actress - Shortland Street
2003New Zealand Television & Film Awards - Nomination - Best Juvenile Actor in a Television Series - Shortland Street
2003TV Guide Best on the Box People's Choice Awards - Winner - Rising Star - Shortland Street

Film Film.

2022Masks Don't Lie Daniela Masks Don't Lie
Dir. Sylvia Kurth

Feature Film.

2020A Love YarnSophie DaleDir. Peter Burger
2020Into the FireSarah Williams
2019Killer ReputationAdrienne Kleiner (Lead)Dir. Ben Meyerson
2019Purge of Kingdoms Cursey (Lead)Dir. Ara Paiaya
2019Robert the BruceMoragDir. Richard Gray
2018Deadly ReputationAdrienneCartel Pictures
Dir. Ben Meyerson
2018Secrets at the LakeMegan MyersDir. Tim Cruz
2018Starting Up LoveJillianDir. Tim Cruz
2017EncounterJessica Flemming (Lead)Dir. Paul Salamoff
2017Splitting ImageEmma (Lead)Dir. Nick Everhart
2017Vengeance: A Love Story Teena (Lead)Patriot Pictures
Dir. Johnny Martin
2016Cup of LoveZoe (Lead)Dir. David Jackson
2016Sugar MountainAngie MillerYellow Brick Films
Dir. Richard Gray
2016Wrong SwipeAnnaCartel Pictures
Dir. Matthew Leutwyler
2015Bachelors Kayla (Lead)Dir. Kenny Young
2015The Night BeforeKaylaJames Young Entertainment
Dir. Kenny Young
2015Wrecker Emily KirkIW Wrecker Productions
Dir. Micheal Bafaro
2013BlinderRose Walton (Co-Lead)Dir. Richard Gray
2012Cabin in the WoodsJules (Lead Role)MGM/USA
Dir. Joss Whedon
2005Film Pilot: MarshallPhaedraMagic Light Pictures - Pinewood Studios, London & Weta Workshop, Wellington
Dir. James Cunningham

Short Film.

2016Drive ByLisaEverything's Taken Productions
Dir. Trevor Marsh
2012Rotting HillLizzyMedia Design School
Dir. James Cunningham
2006Some of My Best Friends Are AmericansSuzy (Support)The Whipping Girl Productions
Dir. Max Currie
2005The Lost OneEmma (Lead)Toolbox Films
Dir. Yvette Thomas
2004Txt AdktSophie Williams (Lead)Filmworks
Dir. Tom Hern & Robin Singleton

Television.

2021My Life Is Murder S2Lillian Reid (Supporting)Greenstone TV
Dir. Mike Smith
2019Broekn GroundActressDir. Xzibit
2019Kinne TonightVarious CharactersDir. Tim Ali, Max Price
2018Murder at the Mansion DeannaDir. Sam Irvin
2017Kingdom ActressDir. Michael Morris
2016A Firehouse ChristmasJenny Jenkins (Lead)Dir. George Erschbamer
2016Driver from HellEmily Kirk (Lead)Dir. Micheal Bafaro
2015The Right GirlKimberlyLarry Levinson Productions
Dir. Bradford May
2014Auckland DazeAnna Hutchison (Guest)Brown Sugar Apple Grunt Productions Ltd
Dir. Kiel McNaughton
2013Anger ManagementSashaMohawk Productions
Dir. Various
2013Spartacus: Blood and SandLaetaPacific Renaissance/Starz
Dir. Various
2011Sea PatrolJodie (Recurring Guest)Sea Patrol Productions/ Nine Network
Dir. Various
2011Wild BoysEmelia (Series Lead)Southern Star/Seven Network
Dir. Various
2010Panic at Rock IslandVJ Pilly (Support)Goal Post Pictures
Dir. Tony Tilse
2008Go GirlsAmy (Lead/Core)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2008Legend of the Seeker Series 1Bronwyn (Episode Lead)Walt Disney Productions/ ABC
Dir. G. Maxwell
2008Underbelly 2: Tale of Two CitiesAlison Dine (Lead/Core)Screentime Australia/ Channel 9
2007Power Rangers 'Jungle Fury'Yellow Power Ranger 'Lily' (Lead/Core)Roadshow Productions
2007Ride With The Devil PonyPony Gemmell (Lead/Core)Isola Productions
Dir. Murray Keane
2006Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior, Telefeature/Movie of the WeekLisa (Support)Rubicon Films/Disney
Dir. John Laing
2005Orange RoughiesAnya (Regular Recurring)ScreenWorks/TV1
Dir. Chris Bailey & John Laing
2004What Now Christmas ShowVarious RolesTVNZ
2002Shortland StreetDelphine Greenlaw (Lead/Core)South Pacific Pictures/TVNZ

Theatre.

2005The WomanPeggy Day/Hairdresser/Miss MyrtleDownstage Theatre, Wellington - Town Hall, Auckland
Dir. Katie Wolfe
2004Sex With StrangersSophieHerald Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Colin Mitchell
2004The WomenPeggy Day/Hairdresser/Miss MyrtleSilo Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Katie Wolfe
2003To Russia With LoveLolitaSilo Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Colin Mitchell

Voice.

2011Zero Water
2008McDonalds - Radio
2008McDonalds - TV
2007Cadbury Crunchie - Radio
2007Cadbury Roses - Radio
2007Panadol Handy Pack - TV
2007Vodafone
2006Cleo - Radio
2006Coke - Radio
2005Glassons - Radio
2005KFC - TV & Radio
2005Nestle - Radio
2005Nokia - Radio
2005NZ Herald - Radio
2005TDS Cold Call - Radio
2005TV2 Promo - Radio
2003Education Waikato - Radio
2003Pavement - Radio
2003Road Safety Waikato - Radio

Training.

Master Class Sydney Theme Group, NZ - 2004, Peter Feeney
Advanced USA Accent Training, NZ - 2003, Rowena Balos
Audition Technique Workshop, NZ - 2003, Terri De'Ath
Acting Technique Workshops, NZ - 2002, Robyn Malcolm & Stuart Devine
Royal Trinity College Speech & Drama, NZ - 1995, Grade 8