Miranda Harcourt

Profile

Location

Wellington, New Zealand

Height

174 cm

Age Range

51–58

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Career Highlights

Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards Winner-Best Actress-A Dolls House
Appointment as an Officer of The New Zealand Order of Merit(ONZM) for Services to the Theatre and Community 2002
New Zealand Film Awards Nomination-Best Supporting Actress-For Good 2003
New Zealand Film Awards Nomination-Best Supporting Actress-Duggan 1999
Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards Winner-Best Production-Much

The Rehearsal (FF)
Rehearsal Films
Role: Livia Director: Alison Maclean
Producer: Trevor Haysom & Bridget Ikin

The Hobbit (FF)
3 Foot 7 Limited
Role: Laketown Mother Director: Peter Jackson

For Good (FF) MAP Film Productions
Role: Fleur Hill Director: Stuart McKenzie

Brokenwood Mysteries 2 (TVD)
Prime TV
Role: Paula

Tangiwai (TVD)
Lippy Pictures Limited
Role: Mabel Love Director: Charlie Haskell

Awards.

2012New Zealand Television Awards-Finalist Best Performance by a Supporting Actress-Tangiwai: A Love Story
2003New Zealand Film Awards Nomination - Best Supporting Actress - For Good
2002Appointment as an Officer of The New Zealand Order of Merit- ONZM for Services to the Theatre and Community
1999Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards Winner - Best Production - Much Ado About Nothing
1999New Zealand Film Awards Nomination - Best Supporting Actress - Duggan
1993Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards Winner - Best Actress - A Dolls House
1993New Zealand Film Awards Nomination - Best Actress - Act Of Murder
1989New Zealand Film Awards Nomination - Best Supporting Actress - Gloss

Feature Film.

2015The RehearsalLivia (Major Support)Rehearsal Films
Dir. Alison Maclean
2013The Hobbit Laketown Mother3 Foot 7 Limited
Dir. Peter Jackson
2004FractureIrene Rosser (Support )Kahukura Productions
Dir. Larry Parr
2003For GoodFleur Hill (Lead )MAP Film Productions
Dir. Stuart McKenzie
2000ClarePhillida Bunkle (Support)Gibson Group
Dir. Yvonne Mackay
1997Topless Women Talk About Their LivesSoap Star (Support )John Swimmer Productions
Dir. Harry Sinclair
1988Send a GorillaKerry Anne (Major Support )Preston Laing Productions
Dir. Melanie Read
1981Bad BloodIvy Smith (Support )Southern Pictures
Dir. Mike Newell

Short Film.

1996Chinese WhispersMAP Film Productions
Dir. Stuart McKenzie & Neil Pardington
1995Dirty CreatureTop Shelf Productions/Wingnut Films
Dir. Grant Campbell
1994SnapMAP Film Productions
Dir. Stuart McKenzie
1994The DigDaughterMAP Film Productions
Dir. Neil Pardington
1992Ends MeatIndependent & General Productions
Dir. Stuart McKenzie
1992I'm In HereKeir & Cox Productions
Dir. Danny Mulheron

Television.

2016Jean - Telefeature Sunday Montana Theatre TVNZEllen Batten (Major Support)Lippy Productions
Dir. Rob Sarkies
2016Lucy Lewis Can't LoseMs Parker (Principal)Redletter TV
2015Shortland StreetSusan Rolleston (Recurring Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2015The Brokenwood Mysteries Series 2Paula (Guest)Prime TV
2014Passion in ParadiseDr HorneDir. Bryan Bruce
2013Passion in Paradise Prof. Elaine Williams (Support)Red Sky Film & Television Ltd
2013Shortland StreetSusan Rolleston (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2011Rage Fran Oram (Support)Tom Scott Productions Limited
Dir. Danny Mulheron
2010Paradise Cafe Series 2Victoria (Support)The Gibson Group
2010TangiwaiMabel LoveLippy Pictures Limited
Dir. Charlie Haskell
2008Paradise Cafe Series 1Victoria (Lead/Core)Gibson Group
2008Until Proven InnocentDr. Sullivan (Support)Lippy Productions
2007A Tall Long Faced TaleDidoProduction Shed.TV Ltd
2003The StripNatalieGibson Group
Dir. Danny Mulheron
1998DugganChristineGibson Group
Dir. Yvonne Mckay
1997City LifeRebekah (Regular Recurring)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Chris Bailey
1994Act of MurderDanika (Lead )Point of View Productions
Dir. Shirley Horrocks
1994At The End of the DaySolo (Lead )Kotuku Productions
Dir. Peter Sharp
1994Cover StoryMargaretGibson Group
Dir. Mike Smith
1994Riding High Series 1Annabel (Guest)Television New Zealand
1993Typhons PeopleHilary Gladstone (Lead/Core)Gibson Group
Dir. Yvonne McKay
1992Marlin BayGuest RoleSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Steve LaHood
1992Shortland StreetMadeleine Trent (Regular Recurring)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Simon Bennett
1989The Arcadia FactorLead RoleTelevision New Zealand
Dir. Wayne Tourelle
1987Gloss Series 1 - 3Gemma Stace (Pivotal Lead)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Aileen O'Sullivan, Peter Sharp & Wayne Tourelle

Theatre.

2003Top GirlsMarlene (Lead)Downstage Theatre, Wellington
Dir. Colin McColl
1998Flowers From My Mother's GardenMirandaNew Zealand International Arts Festival
Dir. Roy Ward

Voice.

2018World of Wearable Art - TVC VO
2017Hyundai MotorsVoice Artist
2016Hyundai MotorsVoice Artist
2015Corelogic IVR/12months/NZSputnik
2015Furniture company
2014BNZ VO brand demoColenso BBDO
2014Hyundai
2014Hyundai VO Exclusivity + VoiceVoice ArtistShine Ltd
2011Voice of Hyundai
2010Hairy MaclaryNarratorAnimation Series
2009Child Cancer - TV
2008Save The Children Fund - TV
2007Moore Wilson - Radio
2006NZ Lotteries - TV/Radio
2006NZ Trade & Enterprise - Radio
2006Radio New Zealand Independent - TV
2006Voice of Hyundai - TV
2006Whitcoulls - TV
2005Frontier of Dreams - TV
2005Get A Life Coach - Narrator - Television New Zealand
2004Blind Institute Dog Charity - TV
2004Telecom - TV/Radio
2003Airforce - TV/Radio
2003Dunedin Art Gallery
2003Porse Nanny Network - TV
1995Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy - Narrator

Web Series.

2017Lucy Lewis Can't LoseMrs ParkerThe Casting Company