Lucy Wigmore Actor Profile





Auckland, New Zealand


175 cm

Age Range


Career Highlights

Lucy Wigmore is an experienced screen and stage actor/writer/director, who has appeared in numerous productions across New Zealand and Australia. After graduating from Toi Whakaari: NZ Drama School, she spent five years working extensively in theatre, including playing the lead role in a successful touring production of The Women. Other highlights include developing a solo show, Salon 71, and playing Helena in Look Back In Anger, (directed by Miranda Harcourt). In 2007, she joined the core cast of long-running New Zealand drama Shortland Street as Dr. Justine Jones, who she played for three consecutive years. Moving to Sydney, she worked with visionary director, Sarah Goodes at Belvoir St Theatre, before landing a core cast role in cult Australian series, Underbelly: Razor as Detective Lillian Armfield. She also starred in Love Child as Carol Figgins. Since returning to New Zealand, she has appeared in Westside, The Bad Seed and The Brokenwood Mysteries. Most recently, Lucy starred in breakout comedy, Good Grief and Netflix’s Falling Inn Love and Choose Love.

She is also a writer/director/producer who has worked on various projects including: short films (Stationary, Sign Language, Reunited), a music video for Gin Wigmore (Willing To Die), theatre (Salon 71, Cat & Mouse), an award winning road safety commercial that went viral (Embrace Life) alongside other short form content. She is currently developing two feature films and writing for NZ television series, Shortland Street.

Feature Film.

2022Choose LoveSusan (Guest)Dir. Stuart McDonald
2021The LandLorettaDir. Ingvar Kenne
2019Falling Inn LoveOlive FlygerNetflix
Dir. Roger Kumble
2008The Last Magic ShowMargotDir. Andy Conlan
2002For GoodReporterDir. Stuart McKenzie

Short Film.

2018A HoleSusanDir. James Solomon
2015InterloaferHarper HarrisonDir. Aidee Walker
2014StationeryCelineDir. Lucy Wigmore
2012Green and...GlamorousSuzy FaraseeDir. Lucy Wigmore
2009The WarningAlex PuddleDir. Cristobal Araus Lobas
2008Ash & LibbyAshDir. Mark Prebble
2005The Adventures of SpectacularmanFemale Sidekick (lead)Dir. Mark Prebble
2003Spring FlamesGwen Madden (lead)Dir. Aileen O'Sullivan
2001In ControlSarahDir. Daniel Webbie
2001Real Real GoneMaryDir. Matt Thomas
2000Recycled Real EstateJackieDir. Korin Unka


2020The Brokenwood Mysteries Season 7Petra (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2019Brokenwood Mysteries Ep 2Petra ConwaySouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2018The Bad SeedPaulaSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Helena Brooks, Mike Smith, Caroline Bell-Booth
2018Third Term - PilotBridgetDir. Michael Beran
2018WestsideShonaDir. Michael Hurst
2013Love ChildCarolDir. Shirley Barrett
2012Tricky BusinessHarriet LansingDir. Karl Zwicky
2011Underbelly: RazorLillian Armfield (Core Cast)Dir. Various
2009Shortland StreetJustine Jones (Core Cast)
2008Shortland StreetJustine Jones (Core Cast)
2007Shortland StreetJustine Jones (Core Cast)
2006Eating Media LunchJosephine SmytheDir. Lee Baker
2006Orange RoughiesMarlene CrawfordDir. Chris Bailey
2006RevelationsLucyDir. Geoff Husson
2006Shortland StreetJustine Jones (Core Cast)


2022Dinner Helena (Rehearsed Play Reading )Gary Henderson Studio Season
Dir. Vanessa Byrnes
2022The Disconnect June (Rehearsed Play Reading )Gary Henderson Studio Season
Dir. Vanessa Byrnes
2012THE SPLINTER - Sydney Theatre Company (Play Development Workshop)Dir. Sarah Goodes
2011The Sweetest ThingBellaDir. Sarah Goodes
2009A Simple ProcedureLex / Wendy / TroyDir. Thomas Sainsbury
2009As You Like ItRosalindDir. Roanna Dalziel
2008The Night Before ChristmasKrissyDir. Thomas Sainsbury
2006Look Back in AngerHelenaDir. Miranda Harcourt
2006Salon 71Lead (solo show)Dir. Ben Crowder
2005The WomenMary HainesDir. Katie Wolfe
2004Cloud 9Maud / BettyDir. Edwin Wright
2004DisgraceActor 2Dir. Paul Gittens
2003Middle Age SpreadJudyDir. Jonathan Hendry
2003OthelloBiancaDir. Alison Quigan
2002One Flew over the Cuckoos NestNurse FlynnDir. Andrew Forster
2002Queen LeahBurgundy / Gloucester's ServantDir. Simon Bennett
2002RoadCarol / ValerieDir. Larry Rew
2001Orpheus DescendingSister TempleDir. Miranda Harcourt


2015ANZ Demo
2015Brintellex ADR - 12 Months, North AmericaCherokee Films
2015Huawei/Events + Business to Business VOUnderpants TV
2015Prouds DemoImages & Sound
2015Sealord VO - NZ + Australia, TV+InternetOgilvy
2015Wendy Pye Publishing LimitedEnvy Studios
2015Westpac Chopper DDB / SILK
2015Westpac Chopper - Radio onlyMumDDB/Silk

Web Series.

2020Good GriefLouise (Guest)Brown Sugar Apple Grunt Productions Ltd
Dir. Kiel McNaughton
2017Women's Gym - PilotKatDir. Thomas Sainsbury
2016JAFA - PilotRachelDir. Lucy Wigmore


Anousha Zarakesh Casting Intensive Workshop - 2024