Dean O'Gorman

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

173 cm

Age Range

36–46

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Also Represented in

United States of America

Career Highlights

Aotearoa Film & Television Awards-Finalist Best Performance by a Supporting Actor-Nights in the Garden of Spain
New Zealand Screen Awards Nomination-Best Performance by a Supporting Actor-Serial Killers 05'
47th TV Week Logie Awards-Most Popular New Talent Male-McLeod's Daughters 05'
New Zealand Film & Television Awards Nomination Best Actor-Bonjour Timothy 95'

Trumbo (FF)
Groundswell Productions
Role: Kirk Douglas Director: Jay Roach
Producer: Monica Levinson, Michael London, John McNamara

The Hobbit & The Hobbit II: The Desolation of Smaug (FF)
Role: Fili - Dwarf Director: Peter Jackson

Hillary (TVD)
Great Southern Television Ltd
Role: George LowE

Westside Series 2 (TVD)
South Pacific Pictures
Role: Evan Lace Director: VariouS

The Almighty Johnsons Series 1-3 (TVD)
South Pacific Pictures
Role: Anders JohnsoN

Awards.

2011Aotearoa Film & Television Awards-Finalist Best Performance by a Supporting Actor-Nights in the Garden of Spain
2005New Zealand Screen Awards-Nomination-Best Performance by a Supporting Actor-Serial Killers
2005TV Week Logie Awards Australia-Nomination-Most Popular New Talent-McLeod's Daughters
1995Giffoni Italian Film Festival Awards-Nomination-Best Actor-Bonjour Timothy
1995New Zealand Film & Television Awards-Nomination-Best Actor-Bonjour Timothy

Feature Film.

2016Pork PieJon (Lead)Blondini Enterprises Ltd
Dir. Matt Murphy
2015TrumboKirk Douglas (Major Guest Star)Groundswell Productions
Dir. Jay Roach
2013The Hobbit II: The Desolation of SmaugFili (Lead)Dir. Peter Jackson
2012The Hobbit I: An Unexpected JourneyFili - Dwarf (Core)3 Foot 7 Ltd/NZFC
Dir. Peter Jackson
2005The Legend of Mary WorthReverend Whittaker (Lead)Idle Hand Productions/NZFC
Dir. Dominick Domingo
2002Toy LoveBen (Lead)John Swimmer Productions/NZFC
Dir. Harry Sinclair
2001SnakeskinJohnny (Lead)CowGirl Productions/NZFC
Dir. Gillian Ashurst
1998When Love ComesMark (Lead)MF Films/NZFC
Dir. Garth Maxwell
1995Bonjour TimothyTimothy Taylor (Lead)Tucker Films/Cinar Productions/NZFC
Dir. Wayne Tourell

Short Film.

1999Little SamuraiTony (Lead)Method Films/NZFC
Dir. Jesse Warn
1996SirenSiren (Lead)Ample Productions/NZFC
Dir. Charles Bracewell

Television.

2018Bad SeedFord LamptonDir. Robin Scholes & Chris Bailey
2018Brokenwood 5BarnabyDir. Various
2016Wanted Series 2Will MBZ Wanted
2016Westside Series 3Evan LaceSouth Pacific Pictures
2015Westside Series 2Evan Lace (Major Recurring Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2014HillaryGeorge Lowe (Lead)Great Southern Television Ltd
2010Tangiwai Bert Sutcliffe (Lead)Lippy Pictures Limited
Dir. Charlie Haskell
2010The Almighty Johnsons Series 1-3Anders Johnson (Core)South Pacific Pictures
2009Legend Of The SeekerCarver Dunn (Episode Lead)Walt Disney Pictures
2009Nights In The Gardens Of SpainChris (Lead)Cine Cinco/TVNZ
Dir. Katie Wolfe
2009The Cult Series 1Liam (Guest)Great Southern Television/TVNZ
2008Go Girls Series 1DinoSouth Pacific Pictures
2004McLeod's Daughters Series 4&5Luke Morgan (Major Support)Millenium Pictures
2003Farscape Series 4Zukash (Major Support)Jim Henderson Productions
2003MDA Series 2Peter Jarman (Major Support)ABC
2003Serial KillersDr Gilligan/Andrew (Major Support)Landtry Productions
Dir. Mike Smith
2001All Saints Series 4Evan
2001Lawless: Beyond JusticeNat (Episodic Lead)Telefeature
Dir. Geoffrey Cawthorn
2000Xena: Warrior Princess - Series SixWiglafRenaissance Pictures
1999Big Sky Series 2Dean
1999DugganFergus MacLllwaineGibson Group
Dir. Yvonne McKay
1999FearlessCliff (Lead)Telefeature
Dir. Charlie Haskell
1999Money for JamTim Fleek (Major Support)Telefeature
Dir. Christine Parker
1998The ChosenAndrew Scott (Lead/Core)Communicado Productions
1998Young HerculesLolaus (Lead)Telefeature
Dir. T J Scott
1998Young HerculesIolaus (Lead/Core)Pacific Renaissance Pictures/USA
1997Big SkySouthern Star
Dir. Viktor Ritelis
1997Doom RunnersDeek (Lead)Telefeature
Dir. Brendan Maher
1997Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Series FourRuunPacific Renaissance
1997Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Series FourYoung Iolaus (Major Support)Renaissance Pictures
1997The Legend of William Tell - Series OneDarek
1996Return to Treasure IslandJim Hawkins (Lead)Telefeature
Dir. Steve La Hood
1996Shortland StreetHarry Martin (Lead/Core)South Pacific Pictures
1996Xena: Warrior Princess - Series OneHomer aka OrionRenaissance Pictures
1995Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Series OneIloranRenaissance Pictures
1990Raider of the South SeasBobby Morrison (Lead/Core)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Chris Bailey
1990The Rogue Stallion aka WildfireTony Garrett (Lead/Core)Telefeature
Dir. Henri Safran

Presenter.

2017Passchendaele HimselfGibson Group

Theatre.

2011Did I Believe It?Chad Le WindowSilo Theatre
Dir. Oliver Driver
2009Blood WeddingLeonardo (Lead)Circa Theatre
Dir. Willem Wassennar
2009Ruben GutherieDamienSilo Theatre
Dir. Shane Bosher
2008The RabbitTomSilo Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Oliver Driver
2006The Ocean StarTedAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Roy Ward
2003TapeJohnEleventh Hour Productions

Voice.

2015Samsung_Dean O'Gorman 15May15
2015SKY TVC DDB/Silk
2014Bradfords Insulation/12months/AustraliaGypsy
2014SteinlagerDDB Silk
2013Kiwibank - Brand Voice, TV & RadioAssignment
2008Dodge Journey - TV
2008Rabo Plus - Radio