James Ladanyi



Wellington, New Zealand


184 cm

Age Range




Career Highlights

James is a stage and screen actor, who graduated from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School in England in 2019, with a Masters of Arts in Acting. While studying, he acted in various theatre productions, with notable leads as Brutus in Julius Caesar, Kulygin in Three Sisters, and Simon in Caucasian Chalk Circle. More recently, James appeared as the lead in short films One Way and Killers, as well as the stage production Batch.

Short Film.

2020KillersOllie (Lead)Dir. Alex Johnstone
2020One WayEwan (Lead)Ben Wilson
Dir. Ben Wilson
2020Our Last Cry for HelpMale LeadDir. Amyleigh Thorne


2020Batch12 different roles (Lead)TAHI: New Zealand Festival of Solo Performance
Dir. Sally Richards & Kerryn Palmer
2019Caucasian Chalk CircleSimonDir. Jesse Jones
2019Ear for EyeMaleDir. Hannah Lune
2019Three SistersKulyginDir. Andrew Normington
2018Burial at ThebesCreonDir. Jacquie Crago
2018Julius CaesarBrutusDir. Geoffrey Brumlik
2017Words, words, wordsMiltonDir. Adam Hart
2015Romeo & JulietRomeoDir. Frank Cermak
2014Titus AndronicusChironDir. Josh Hopton-Stewart


Liz Mullane & Rachel Bullock Advanced Screen Acting Workshop - 2020