Lynette Forday



Auckland, New Zealand


160 cm

Age Range




Career Highlights

800 Words (TVD)
South Pacific Pictures
Role: Nurse Crabbe Director: Pino Amenta

Ride with the Devil - Series 1 (TVD)
Isola Productions/TVNZ
Role: Wendy Chung - Lead/Core

Go Girls - Series 1 (TVD) South Pacific Pictures
Role: Antonia

The Strip (TVD) The Gibson Group
Role: Jessica

Shortland Street (TVD) South Pacific Pictures
Role: Dr Grace Kwan Lead/Core

National Institute of Dramatic Arts


2008Qantas Nomination - Performance By an Actress in General Television - Ride With The Devil

Feature Film.

2000Film 3EmpathyFilm 3 Ltd
Dir. Harry Sinclair

Short Film.

1995Topless Women Talk About Their Lives John Swimmer Productions


2017800 Words Season 3Nurse Crabbe
2017The Brokenwood Mysteries Series 4 Lydia Lee (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2016800 WordsNurse CrabbeSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Pino Amenta
2013Shortland StreetGrace Kwan (Major Recurring Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2008Go Girls Series 1Antonia (Recurring Regular)South Pacific Pictures
2007Ride with the DevilWendy Chung (Lead/Core)Isola Productions/TVNZ
2003The StripJessica (Recurring Regular)The Gibson Group
1996Celebrity SquaresCelebrity PanelistTVNZ
1994Shortland StreetDr Grace Kwan (Lead/Core)South Pacific Pictures
1993Paradise BeachAnna LeeGrundy Productions


2005New Years EveTVNZ
2001Corporate videoCommonwealth Bank
2001My House My CastleTVNZ
2001The PanelScreentime Communicado
1999Corporate videoASB Bank
1999Really LivingTV3
1998Corporate videoExerpta Medica
1998Destination Planet Earth - Florence & SingaporeTV3
1998Hero ParadeTV3
1996Funniest Home Video ShowTVNZ


National Institute of Dramatic Arts, Sydney, Australia - 1991, NIDA
Bachelor of Arts - 1989, Queensland University of Technology
Solo Seal Certificate - Honours Graduate - 1984, Royal Academy of Dance, London