Jason Hodzelmans



Christchurch, New Zealand


176 cm

Age Range




Career Highlights

Jason made his on screen debut in the 2014 drama film Everything We Loved. Following this, he starred as John Baxter in the telefeature adaptation of Archibald Baxter’s famous WWI memoir Field Punishment No.1. Since then, Jason has appeared as Brian, a recurring guest from seasons two to five of the cult favourite series Westside.


2009Member of SGCNZ Young Shakespeare Company-London
2008SCGNZ National Shakespeare Festival Member-Whanganui
2008Winner-Best Individual Performance Award-Otago University Sheilah Winn Regional Festival Timaru
2008Winner-Fooks Memorial Award For Prominance in Scholarship-Leadership & Extra-Curricular Activties, Ashburton College
2008Winner-Senior Performance Drama Cup-Ashburton College

Feature Film.

2018NorthlandReal Estate AgentDir. Hamish Bennett
2012Everything We Loved - Escalator Film ProjectRick (Support)Hijinx Pictures Limited
Dir. Max Currie


2019Westside Series 5BrianSouth Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Various
2017Westside Series 4Brian
2016Westside Series 3BrianSouth Pacific Pictures
2015Westside Series 2Brian (Guest )South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2014Project LRoss Nicholas (Core)Desert Road Productions
Dir. Rob Sarkies
2013Field Punishment No.1 - TelefeatureJohn Baxter (Major Support)Lippy Productions Limited
Dir. Peter Burger


2013Golden BoysHamishKings of Waterview
Dir. Benjamin Henson
2013TitusFractious Tash
Dir. Benjamin Henson
2012Jacques BrelUnitec
Dir. Benjamin Henson
2012The Dining RoomFather, Ted, TonyUNITEC
Dir. Cameron Rhodes
2012TitusBassianus, Aaron, Lord, ClownUNITEC
Dir. Benjamin Henson
2011Asphalt KissAmadoUnitec
Dir. Paul Gittins
2011Three More Sleepless NightFrankUnitec
Dir. Paul Gittins
2011Three SistersFedotikUnitec
Dir. Elena Stejko
2010Toil & TroubleWeatherwindUnitec
Dir. Rose Damon
2009Brassed OffAndySouth Canterbury Drama League
Dir. Elizabeth Grubb


2014AMI Colenso BBDO
2014ASBSaatchi & Saatchi

Web Series.

2018AlibiSergeant Martin SmithDir. David de Lautour


To be or not? A Guide to Auditoning, Linda McFetridge - 2012
Bachelor of Performing & Screen Arts, Acting-Unitec, Auckland - 2010
Theatre Works-Christchurch, Court Theatre-Various Tutors - 2009
NCEA Level 1 - 3 - Drama - 2006