Michael Morris



Auckland, New Zealand


188 cm

Age Range




Career Highlights

Michael made his on screen debut over 15 years ago in the 2004 Hercules television movie. Since then, he has starred in a number of prominent New Zealand television series such as Shortland Street, Nothing Trivial and Filthy Rich, as well as various US series including Spartacus and Roman Empire. His film credits include US children’s film Yogi Bear and German film Fire of Love. He is set to appear in the upcoming series Interstate.

Film Film.

2017Murder is Forever EP 102Det RomeroDir. Various

Feature Film.

2010German Film 3 - Fire of LoveBill Jones (Supporting)GFC (Germany) Ltd
Dir. Oliver Dommenget
2010Yogi BearSecurity Guard (Support)Picnic Basket NZ Limited
2006HiddenLyle (Lead)Archetype Films
Dir. Tim McLachlin

Short Film.

2007GuiltBrettCharred Films Ltd
Dir. Dione Chard
2005BelieveGarth (Lead)UNITEC Productions
Dir. Makyla Curtis
2004Western Highway CowboyShane Palance (Lead)Reckless Sushi
Dir. Johnny Hair
2003Preacher ManDrunk (Support)UNITEC Productions
Dir. Kelly Haitana
2000Ladies ManEx BoyfriendAcorp Pictures
Dir. Joseph Lee
2000Shadow WalkerRoyUNITEC Productions
Dir. Stuart Airey
2000The ClemencySoldierUNITEC Productions
Dir. Russell Kirkby


2021InterstateJay's Dad (Guest)TCS NZ Productions 1 Ltd
Dir. Damien Power
2017Roman Empire 2 Macro (Guest)Stephen David Entertainment
Dir. John Ealer
2015Filthy Rich Sean (Guest)Fithy Rich Productions Ltd
Dir. Various
2014When We Go to WarChaplainJUMP FILM AND TV LIMITED
Dir. Peter Burger
2011Nothing TrivialDarren (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
2009Legend Of The SeekerEagan (Guest)Season 2
2009Spartacus Vesper (Recurring Guest)Pacific Renaissance/USA
2005Shortland StreetAnthony Richards (Regular Recurring)South Pacific Pictures
2004Hercules-TelefeatureArgonaut (Support)USA
Dir. Roger Young


2011A Bit of a BlowHunkShort & Sweet (The Herald)
Dir. Reynald Castaneda
2011Sociopaths Don't Use CommasRobertShort & Sweet (The Herald)
Dir. Yee Yang 'Square' Lee
2006Sunflowers in the RainJerryUNITEC Productions
Dir. Nuwan Nissanka
2006The Girl from ChinaLanderUNITEC Productions
Dir. Nichola Jones
2005Freak Winds Deep FieldHenry CrumbHerald Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Paul Gittins
2005Glengarry Glen RossGeorge AaronowUNITEC Productions
Dir. Daniel McQuillan
2005MosquitoTerryUNITEC Productions
Dir. Daniel McQuillan
2005TalkbackLennyMaverick Artist Productions
Dir. Michael Morris
2004MacbethDuke of RossThe Large Group Maidment Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Michael Hurst
2004MontageDave MossMaverick Artist Productions
Dir. Michael Morris
2004Retail TherapyMartinMaverick Artist Productions
Dir. Michael Morris
2003OthelloDuke of Venice/GratianoUNITEC Productions
Dir. Elric Hooper
2003Woman & ElephantsJames Timothy CrescentUNITEC Productions
Dir. Abbie Lucas
2002Memory of BirdsLockieThe Rumor Arts Company
Dir. Gavin Rutherford
2002The MayflyTwoSilo Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Mike Dwyer
2002Venturina! Venturina!FabrizioThe Rumor Arts Company
Dir. Gavin Rutherford
2001Memory of BirdsLockieUNITEC Productions
Dir. Ilona Rogers
2001The Coffee ShopEugenioUNITEC Productions
Dir. Elric Hooper
2001The Government InspectorMayorUNITEC Productions
Dir. Vadim Ledogorov
2000As You Like ItJacquesUNITEC Productions
Dir. Raymond Hawthorne
2000The Dumb WaiterBenUNITEC Productions
Dir. Gavin Rutherford
2000War & PeacePrince Andrei BolkonskiUNITEC Productions
Dir. Murray Hutchinson
1999Spinning TalesVariousUNITEC Productions
Dir. Rosalind Gardner
1999Young LoveVariousUNITEC Productions
Dir. Michele Hine


2012Power Rangers: The SeriesMaldanPower Rangers Productions Limited
Dir. Various
2009Hamster Christmas Club
2007ChampixLeadM & C Saatchi


Bachelor of Performing & Screen Arts-Acting Major - 1999, UNITEC
Acting Workshop - Auckland NZ - 1998, Margaret Mary Hollins
Film Acting Workshop - NZ - 1998, John Watson