Jack Barry Actor Profile





Auckland, New Zealand


186 cm

Age Range


Career Highlights

Jack graduated from Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School in 2015, and has built up a succession of film and television credits since. In 2019, Jack took the international screen as a guest in the BBC’s The Luminaries. Previous New Zealand screen credits include a supporting role in Shortland Street, a core role in telemovie In A Flash, Netflix’s The Legend of Monkey and Stephen David Entertainment’s The Making of the Mob: Chicago. His stage credits include The Things Between Us and Billy Elliot the Musical. Jack holds a Green Card for the US.

Feature Film.

2023Ka Whawhai TonuSergeant Taylor (Supporting)Dir. Mike Jonathan
2022The ConvertHarris (Supporting)Dir. Lee Tamahori
2017In a FlashPeter ZimmerScreentime NZ Ltd
Dir. Riccardo Pellizzeri
2014SyreniaJ.J. (Supporting)Frog
Dir. Fraser Grut

Short Film.

2021CanvassMel (Supporting)Legal Fiction Ltd
Dir. David Hay
2021The PushDan (Lead)Dir. Kyan Krumdieck
2015JigsawThe Host (Lead)Light in the Dark Productions/Toi Whakaari
Dir. James Ashcroft

Tele Film.

2020Centre PointLead Officer (Guest)Dir. Natalie Malcon and Thomas Robins


2021The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*CKPolice Officer Barry (Guest)GFC Films
Dir. Nathan Price
2019JonahPalagi Cop (Support)Great Southern TV
Dir. Danny Mulheron
2019The LuminariesThe DeputyBBC
Dir. Claire McCarthy
2019The WildsMale Orderly #1ABC Studios
Dir. Various
2018Shortland StreetTank Reid (Supporting)South Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Various
2017The New Legends Of Monkey S-1Nerd Font DemonNetflix
Dir. Gerard Johnstone
2016Pike RiverDaniel RockfieldScreentime NZ Ltd
Dir. Rupert MacKenzie
2016The Making of the Mob: ChicagoBugs Moran (Supporting)AMC/Stephen David Entertainment
Dir. John Ealer


2017The Things Between UsDomChristchurch Arts Festival
Dir. Shane Bosher
2016Billy Elliott the MusicalTonyAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Colin McColl
2015MacbethMacbethToi Whakaari
Dir. Christian Penny
2015WoyzeckThe CaptainToi Whakaari
Dir. Jonothan Hendry
2014Into the WoodsThe WolfToi Whakaari
Dir. Cameron Rhodes

Web Series.

2022Kura Season 3Bronco (Guest)Dir. Various
2019KuraJackTVNZ/Exit Films
Dir. Vince McMillan
2015Burbs: BrooklynJack (Lead)Dir. Sevrin Noakes


Toi Whakaari NZ Drama School, Bachelor of Performing Arts - 2015