Keisha Castle-Hughes Actor Profile







Ngāti Porou, Tainui, Ngāpuhi


New York, United States of America (Currently Overseas)


157 cm

Age Range


Also Represented in

United States of America

Career Highlights

Keisha Castle-Hughes, a celebrated New Zealand figure and Oscar nominee for "Whale Rider," currently stars as a series regular on CBS's "FBI: Most Wanted" by Dick Wolf, with notable appearances in "Manifesto," opposite Sam Worthington and Paul Bettany, Cameron Crowe's Showtime series entitled "Roadies," HBO series "Game of Thrones," George Lucas “Star Wars: Episode III," "The Nativity Story," Directed by Catherine Hardwicke and Dreamworks "Thank You for Your Service," co-starring Miles Teller. She has also enjoyed high profile roles independent films like "Hey Hey it's Esther Blueburger," opposite Toni Collette "Vinter's Luck," Directed by Nicky Caro, "Vampire," opposite Kevin Zeagers and "Red Dog” opposite Josh Lucas and Rachel Taylor.

Feature Film.

2020DieRYJean Marama (Supporting)Dir. Jennifer Gelfer
2019Tone-DeafWyatt (Supporting)Dir. Richard Bates Jr.
2018Find Your VoicePrincess (Lead)Dir. Chris Heard
2017Thank You For Your Service Alea Aieti (Supporting)Dir. Jason Hall
2014Queen of Carthage Simi (Lead)Dir. Mardana M. Mayginnes
2011Red DogRosa (Supporting)Dir. Kriv Stenders
2011VampireJellyfish (Lead)Dir. Shunji Iwai
2008Hey Hey It's Esther BlueburgerSunni (Supporting)Dir. Cathy Randall
2006The Nativity StoryMary (Lead)Dir. Catherine Hardwicke
2005Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the SithQueen of Naboo (Supporting)Dir. George Lucas
2002Whale RiderPaikea (Lead)Dir. Niki Caro

Short Film.

2020ToxicIrene (Lead)Dir. Mike Manning


2022FBI: Most Wanted Special Agent Hana Gibson (Core Cast)Dir. Various
2021Star Wars: The Bad BatchEmerie Karr (Voice) (Supporting)Dir. Various
2018FBISpecial Agent Hanna Gibson (Guest)Dir. Various
2018On The Ropes Jessica Connor (Core Cast)Dir. Shannon Murphy
2017Manhunt: UnabomberTabby (Guest)Dir. Various
2016RoadiesDonna Mancini (Core Cast)Dir. Various
2015Game of ThronesObara Sand (Supporting)Dir. Various
2014The Walking Dead Joan (Guest)Dir. Various
2013RewindPriya (Supporting)Dir. Jack Bender
2011The Almighty JohnsonsGaia (Core Cast)Dir. Various
2009A Heavenly Vintage Celeste (Lead)Dir. Niki Caro
2009Piece of My HeartYoung Kat (Supporting)Dir. Fiona Samuel
2008Legend of the SeekerMaia (Guest)Dir. Various


2024Star Wars: The Bad BatchEmerie Karr (Supporting)Dir. Jennifer Corbett, Dave Filoni
2022Gotham Knights - Video Game Jada Thompkins
2020The Exceptional SquadMania (Lead)Dir. Claire Tobin

Web Series.

2017Video StoreCustomer (Guest)Dir. Various