Ayse Hay



Auckland, New Zealand


167 cm

Age Range




Career Highlights

Ayse has been working in film, television and theatre for well over 20 years. Throughout her career she has continuously landed lead roles, no matter the format. Her film credits include starring as the leading lady in feature films Gene-X, Court of Lonely Royals, and Other Side of the Game. On television she has appeared in Conquering Demons, Spartacus and Go Girls. Her most notable roles in theatre have been the lead in productions The Priory and The Great American Scream.

Film Film.

2021InterstateJay's Mum (Guest)TCS NZ Productions 1 Ltd
Dir. Damien Power

Short Film.

2013The Black Dog 48 Hours
Dir. Gareth Dowdell
2010TattooJasmine (Lead)Dir. Nafiseh Jahanmard
2005Wong Cha ChaAna Tirana (Lead)Tamarillo Films - NZ
Dir. Alex Lee
2003WebbedNikki (Lead)Tamarillo Films - NZ
Dir. Alex Lee
2002PunawaiRita (Lead)Nukuhau Productions - NZ
Dir. David Coddingtons
2001SnowMary (Lead)J J Films - NZ
Dir. Jessie Jansen
2000The Next DawnPayel (Lead)SS Productions - NZ
Dir. Malik Mahmood

Feature Film.

2011Siones 2Maria (Support)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Simmon Bennett
2009Other Side Of The Game - Formally London ThingClaudia Cohen (Lead)Shady Associates - UK
Dir. Sav Akyuz
2006Court Of Lonely RoyalsHunter Thompson (Lead)Fabrication Films - Australia
Dir. Rohan Michael Hoole
2006Gene X Casey Gordon (Lead)Ompyx Communications - Australia
Dir. Martin Simpson
2005Big Time LoveNatalie Wainwright (Lead)Shooting Stars Productions - NZ
Dir. Gavin Butler
2005Meet Me In Miami Annie Diaz (Support)Palm Tree Films - USA/NZ
Dir. Eric Hannah


2021Shortland StreetRebecca Hulst (Guest)South Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Various
2013Nothing Trivial Series 3Austrailan TV Presenter (Guest )South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Mike Smith
2012Good Time Man -Telefeature Kristin (Support)GFC (Germany) Ltd
Dir. Christoph Schrewe
2012SpartacusCanthara (Recurring Guest)Pacific Renaissance Ltd
Dir. Various
2012Sunny SkiesDebbie Covey (Guest)Subtext Ltd
Dir. Mike Smith
2012The Blue RoseHannah South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Chris Bailey
2011Go Girls Series 4Bex (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2009The QuaysNicki (Lead)Tilted Pictures - Dublin
Dir. Rachael O'Kane
2008Conquering DemonsAmy (Lead)Big Balls Films
Dir. Gavin Rowe
2002Shortland StreetMelodi GoodallSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Sam Scott


2013Horner's Confectionary Children's Holiday RoadshowSelf


2015The Great American ScreamLillian - Mother (Lead)Te Pou - Go West Festival
Dir. Tainui Tukiwhao; writer Albert Belz
2011The PrioryRebecca (Lead)The Howick Little Theatre
2005Alice in WonderlandAlice (Lead)Magic Promotions - NZ
Dir. David Coddington
2005Beauty & The BeastBeauty (Lead)Magic Promotions
Dir. David Coddington
2005Peter PanTiger Lily (Lead)Magic Promotions
Dir. David Coddington
2005The Lion, The Witch & The WardrobeLucy (Lead)Magic Promotions
Dir. David Coddington
2001Marat/SadeHerald (Lead)South Seas - NZ
Dir. Maggie Tarver
1997My Mother Said I Never ShouldRosie (Lead)Selwyn Theatre


2015Daikin TVCSugar & Partners
2015Easiyo - 2 x 30" TVC - 1 x NZ & 1 x Aus version - 12 MonthsBrandworld
2015FlowMotion TVCDesign Works
2015Orion Health - InternalOrion Health
2015Path of Exile: Forsaken MastersScionPlus Play
2015Rexona Animation - WW online - 12 MonthsGabiCirkus
2015StockGiant.net - Online video - InformativePicture Talk
2011Karaka Estate
2011Sony DVD
2011Ventis Ventilation


Casting Hothouse, Matt Skrobolak, Christine King & Marcia Ross - 2013
McSweeney Newman Master Class Casting Workshop, Auckland - 2013, Tom MCSweeney & Dave Newman
Terri De'Ath Workshop - USA Accent & Screen Acting Techniques - 2011
The Beginners Guide to Screenwriting with Kathryn Burnett - 2011
Method Centre - London - 2008, Brian Timoney
Private Tuition Acting Coach - 2007, Felicity Jurd
The Method Centre - London - 2007
Michael Saccentis Meisner Classes - 2003
Action Workshops - 2002, Irene Drake
South Seas Film & Television School - On Screen Acting - 2000, David Coddington & Maggie Tarver
Unitec Acting Classes For Teenagers - 1990
Tauranga Rep Theatre - Acting Classes For Children - 1980