Fern Sutherland Actor Profile





Auckland, New Zealand


165 cm

Age Range


Career Highlights

Fern Sutherland is presently the leading actress in the tenth season of New Zealand's globally renowned series, "The Brokenwood Mysteries." Her strong work ethic is evident as she seamlessly transitions from one project to the next, recently wrapping up her role in Rachel House's directorial debut feature, "The Mountain."

Her acting credits include a recurring, award-nominated role in "The Almighty Johnsons" and "Mystic." Fern Sutherland has also showcased her talent on stage, notably in Auckland Theatre Company's production of "The End of the Golden Weather."

Feature Film.

2023The MountainWendy (Lead)Dir. Rachel House
2022A MistakeJessica (Supporting)Dir. Christine Jeffs

Film Film.

2008A Book By It's Cover'Lead' ('Lead')Dir. Nick Graham

Short Film.

2008ThudNurseDir. Campbell Rouselle
2008TrashPoppyDir. John Callen


2023The Brokenwood Mysteries Season 10Det. Constable Kristin Sims (Core Cast)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2022The Brokenwood Mysteries season IXDet. Constable Kristin Sims (Core Cast)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2021Mystic Season 2 Renaye (Guest)Dir. Dir Aidee Walker
2020The Brokenwood Mysteries season VIIDet. Constable Kristin Sims (Core Cast)Dir. Various
2019Brokenwood Mysteries: season VIDet. Constable Kristin Sims (Core Cast)Dir. Various
2018Brokenwood Mysteries: season VDet. Constable Kristin SimsDir. Various
2017Brokenwood Mysteries: season IVDet. Constable Kristin Sims (Core Cast)Dir. Various
2017RIOT (Telemovie)Sue Willis
2014Brokenwood Mysteries: season I - II - IIIDet. Constable Kristin Sims (Core Cast)Dir. Various
2014Pirates of the Airwaves (tele-feature)Wendy GapesDir. Charlie Haskell
2011The Almighty JohnsonsDawn (recurring)Dir. Murray Keane & Simon Bennett
2010Go GirlsGuest (Guest)Dir. John Laing & Britta Johnstone


2013Live Live Cinema: Carnival of Souls & Dementia 13Mary Henry (Lead/ Ensemble)
2012The End of the Golden WeatherEnsemble (Ensemble)Dir. Murray Lynch
2012TribesRuthDir. Shane Bosher
2009Life is a Dream/Back StoryBasilio/LenaDir. Michael Hurst/Oliver Driver
2009The Pohutukawa TreeSylvia AtkinsonDir. Colin McColl
2008A Midsummer Night's DreamBottomDir. Michele Hine
2008Silent VigilCharlotte (Lead)Dir. Michele Hine
2008The Ensemble Project'Performer'Dir. Oliver Driver & Michael Hurst
2007The Caucasian Chalk CircleCook / Monk / Ludovica / BlockheadDir. Heath Jones
2007The Long Goodbye at the Riverside SaloonTillyDir. Ross Gardner
2007To Seek the Happy IslesSarahDir. Gene Peters


Bachelor of Performing Arts - UNITEC School of Performing Arts -