Auckland, New Zealand


169 cm

Age Range


Also Represented in

United States of America

Career Highlights

Grace is the ultimate entertainer, having worked as both a studio presenter and actress, Grace blows audiences away with her abilities to act, sing and dance. After training at the prestigious National Institute of Dramatic Art in Sydney, she secured a role in the iconic Australian drama Home and Away. Following this, Grace returned to New Zealand where she embarked on a four-year-long lead role in the top-rating primetime soap Shortland Street. Since then, Grace has appeared in AMC’s action drama The Dead Lands and drama series The Brokenwood Mysteries. Most recently, Grace joined forces with her sister Eve to write and star in the TVNZ series Good Grief.


2021 NZTV Awards 2021 - Best Actress Finalist - Grace Palmer - 'Good Grief'

Feature Film.

2020My Name is Heather Alice Dir. Patrick Gillies

Short Film.

2019'Tis a Pity She's a WhoreAnnbellaTwo Seats Studio
Dir. Paul Innes

Feature Film.

2017Adrift Deb (Support)Adrift Productions NZ Ltd
Dir. Baltasar Kormákur


2021Kura Season 2Creation (Recurring Guest)PLUS6FOUR Entertainment
Dir. Vince McMillan
2021My Life Is Murder Season 2Sophie (Guest)
2020Brokenwood Mysteries Season 7Cherie Kernan (Supporting)South Pacific Productions
Dir. Various
2018The Dead LandsIringanaRandolph TDL Limited
2017Shop Girls Summer Dir. Rick Donald
2017Tongue TiedMia Jones (Lead)Greenstone TV Ltd/Maori TV
2014Home and AwayMonique WuDir. 7 Network
2014Shortland StreetLucy Rickman (Core cast)South Pacific Pictures
2011What NowStudio & Field PresenterDir. Josh Wolfe
2010What Now - ANZAC SpecialsStudio PresenterDir. Josh Wolfe
2010What Now - Small TownTraceyDir. Josh Wolfe
2008What Now - Push Play Sports CalendarSports ReporterDir. Kerry DuPont
2007Small Blacks TVSports InterviewerDir. Tony Palmer


2021The Masked Singer Possum (Television )


2019Half of the SkyMarikaDir. Sam Scott
2012The CrucibleAbigailDir. David Shearer
2010The Sound of MusicElsaDir. Michael Sharp
2009Joseph and The Amazing Technicolour DreamcoatPharoahDir. Michael Sharp
2009Sweet AdelinesSinger/ Dancer/ Impersonator
2009The Secret GardenMary LenoxDir. Elayne Buckler


2017Ash Vs Evil Dead S-3Loop Group
2017New World NZ DM Awards
2017Voiceover for Spotify

Web Series.

2020Good GriefGwen Goode (Lead)Brown Sugar Apple Grunt Productions Ltd
Dir. Kiel McNaughton
2017Poker FaceHerself


Self-tape Master class with Tandi Wright - 2017
Actors Residency - 2013, National Institue of Dramatic Art (NIDA)
Advanced Acting Techniques - 2013, National Institue of Dramatic Art (NIDA)
ATCL Trinity Diploma - 2011, Passed with High Distinction
Theatre Sports Training - 2010, Court Theatre