Chris Parker

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

190 cm

Age Range

24–34

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Career Highlights

Fred Award (Best Show) for Camp Binch as part of the 2018 NZ International Comedy Festival
Awards

The Breaker Upperers (film, 2017)
Role: Groom
Directors: Jackie van Beek, Madeleine Sami

Funny Girls (television, 2015 - 2018)
Role: Regular Series Skit Player & Comedy Writer
Mediaworks Ltd

Jono & Ben (television, 2016 - 2018)
Role: Chris Out of Water segment, cast, & writer
Mediaworks Ltd

7 Days (television, 2018)
Role: Panelist and Spec Writer
Mediaworks Ltd

Hudson & Halls (theatre, 2016 - 2017)
Role: David Halls
Silo Theatre

Awards.

2018Fred Award (Best Show) for Camp Binch as part of the 2018 NZ International Comedy Festival
2017Best Actor Wellington Theatre Awards
2014Best Actor - Auckland Regional Finals - 48Hours Furious Filmmaking Challenge

Film Film.

2018Funny WhareGuest - as himselfMaori Television - MTS
2017The Breaker UpperersGroomCatch Casting - AKL
Dir. Jackie van Beek, Madeleine Sami

Feature Film.

2017Kiwi ChristmasJean Paul Dir. Tony Simpson

Short Film.

2016Waru Make Up Artist (Guest)Brown Sugar Apple Grunt Productions

Television.

20187 DaysPanelist and Spec WriterMediaworks
2018Funny GirlsIan
2018Jono & BenChris Out of Water SegmentMediaworks
Dir. Various
2018The Golden Boy (pilot)DerekDir. Jackie van Beek
2017All Star Family FeudTV3
2017Funny GirlsVarious
2016Why Does LoveMichael (Guest)Great Southern Television
Dir. Danny Mulheron
2015Funny GirlsVarious (Regular Series Skit player & Comedy Writer)Mediaworks Ltd
2014Agent Anna Series IIDougal (Guest)Great Southern Film & Television
2012Girl vs Boy Series 1, 2 & 3Olaf (Core Cast)KHF Media
Dir. David Stubbs & Thomas Robins

Presenter.

2018Extra Slice - The Great British Bake-OffPresenter
2017My Kitchen Rules Extra - The LabPresenter/HostBlacksand TVNZ

Theatre.

2018Shortland Street the MusicalNick Harrison plus ensemble roles (Orderly, All Black, Joey Henderson, Juror & Nico)Dir. Simon Bennett
2017Hudson & Halls - Silo TheatreDavid Halls
2017Hudson and HallsDavid Halls (Lead)Dir. Kip Chapman
2016Hudson & HallsDavid HallsSilo Theatre
2014Blind Date ProjectKurt TillwardSilo Theatre
Dir. Tanya Goldberg
2014Hauraki HorrorSelfBasement Theatre
Dir. Rachel House
2014Tighty WhitiesSelf (Lead)New Zealand International Comedy Festival Bats/Basement Theatre
2013Another Dead FagKai (Lead)Basement Theatre
Dir. Jordan Selwyn & Sam Brooks
2013Outsiders' GuideSelf (Lead)New Zealand International Comedy Festival Bats/Basement Theatre
2013Snort ComedyImprovisor (Core Company)Basement Theatre
2012Two Fish N' a ScoopJason (Lead)Fortune Theatre
Dir. Patrick Davis
2011Public Service AnnouncementsPhil Goff (Support)NZ International Comedy Festival
Dir. Rachel Henry
2011TOYSViewmasterBats Theatre
Dir. Sophie Roberts

Web Series.

2019Educators Series 2South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Jesse Griffin
2018EducatorsRachel's FianceSouth Pacific Pictures

Training.

Self-Tape Master class with Tandi Wright 2017 - 2017
Bachelor of Performing Arts, Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School - 2009