Phillip Brooks Actor Profile





Auckland, New Zealand


182 cm

Age Range


Career Highlights

Phillip made his screen debut over 15 years ago on New Zealand’s longest-running soap Shortland Street - where he returned in 2019. He has starred in US series Legend of the Seeker and Spartacus, along with the first season of popular Kiwi series Go Girls and drama series Dear Murderer. His film credits include In a Flash, based on a New Zealand school trip tragedy, and short films Shaken, Take and Birthday Girl.

Feature Film.

2023GraftedPolicemanDir. Sasha Rainbow

Film Film.

2022KĀINGANoise Control Officer (Supporting )Dir. Nahyeon Lee
2017In a FlashMatt BennettDir. Ric Pellizzeri

Short Film.

2019Birthday GirlDaveDir. Samantha Crews
2006TakeJonnyDir. Steven A. Davis
2004ShakenVillainDG Productions
Dir. Daniel Gourley


2022Brokenwood S9Hotel Manager (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2019Shortland StreetLeighton Gilmour South Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Various
2016Dear MurdererCoachScreentime NZ Ltd
2012Spartacus Series 3Cooking Soldier (Guest)Pacific Renaissance Spartacus LTD/Sparty Films LA, LLC
Dir. Various
2010Fair Go PlumberTVNZ
2008Go Girls Series 1SteveSouth Pacific Pictures
2008Legend of the SeekerConorWalt Disney Company Ltd
Dir. Garth Maxwell
2004Shortland StreetBarry CrouchSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various


2009Duffy and the Story SnatcherVariousBooks n Homes
Dir. Kerryn Palmer
2008The HothouseGibbsDir. Michael Lawrence
2008Three SistersSolionyDir. Peripeteia Players
2006CymbelineIachimo/Belarius/PhilarioSilo Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Stuart Devinie
2006CymbelinePhilario/1st Lord/Roman CaptainThe Dog's Bollix, Auckland
Dir. Stuart Devenie
2005Gotcha, Theatre in EducationApplied Theatre Company - Tour of Primary Schools, NZ
2005Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the SommeJohn MillenMaidment Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Heath Jones
2004Torch Song TriolgyAlanLopdell House, Titirangi, Auckland
Dir. John Hancox
2002Here I StandTimUNITEC Productions
Dir. Elizabeth Hawthorne
2002The Cherry OrchardLopahkinUNITEC Productions
Dir. Vadim Ledogorov
2001Candide VariousUNITEC Productions - North Island Tour
Dir. Murray Hutchinson
2001The Government InspectorDrunken PolicemanUNITEC Productions
Dir. Vadim Ledogorov
2001The Winter's TaleLeontesUNITEC Productions
Dir. Raymond Hawthorne
2000Revenge is SweetVariousUNITEC Productions
Dir. Ilona Rodgers
2000The Elephant ManEnsembleUNITEC Productions
1999Crying for TimeFishPerforming Arts Youth Company Productions, Auckland
Dir. Ross Gardner
1997ArthurCaptainGlen Eden Playhouse Theatre, Auckland
Dir. Dorothy Chisholm


Acting Technique Series 4 - Quartets: Working in the Ensemble - 2006, Raymond Hawthorne
Audition Workshop Technique Series 1 - 2003, Terri De'Ath
Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts, NZ - 2000, UNITEC