Rose McIver Actor Profile





Los Angeles, United States of America


162 cm

Age Range


Also Represented in

Australia & United States of America

Career Highlights

Rose is one of New Zealand’s most recognisable actresses, having starred in a range of local and international films and television series. She has worked alongside actors such as Mark Wahlberg and Rachel Weisz in Peter Jackson’s adaptation of The Lovely Bones, and in Showtime series Masters of Sex, starred next to Lizzy Caplan and Michael Sheen. She is probably best known for her leading role as character Liv Moore in The CW series iZombie. In 2017, Rose landed a main role in the Netflix film A Christmas Prince, which went to see two sequels go into production. More recently, Rose starred as the main character in independent NZ film Daffodils.

Film Film.

2020The Princess Switch: Switched AgainQueen Amber Netflix
Dir. Mike Rohl

Feature Film.

2019A Christmas Prince: The Royal BabyQueen AmberNetflix
Dir. John Schultz
2018A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding AmberNetflix
Dir. John Schultz
2018DaffodilsRoseDir. David Stubbs
2017A Christmas Prince AmberNetflix
Dir. Alex Zamm
2017Bramptons OwnActress (Lead)Dir. Michael Doneger
2015Queen of CarthageJane (Voice)Dir. Mardana M. Mayginnes
2013Blinder Sammy Walton Revival Film Company
Dir. Richard Gray
2013Light YearsCharlotteStoryboard Entertainment
Dir. Maggie Kiley
2010Predicament Maybelle (Lead)Midnight Film Productions Ltd
Dir. Jason Stutter
2009The Lovely BonesLindsey Salmon (Lead)Dreamworks
Dir. Peter Jackson
2006OzzieCaitlin (Support)Daybreak Pacific
Dir. William Tannen
2002Toy LoveLucy (Support)John Swimmer Productions/NZFC
Dir. Harry Sinclair
1997Topless Women Talk About Their LivesSally (Support)John Swimmer/NZFC
Dir. Harry Sinclair
1993The PianoAngelThe Australian Film Commission/Jan Chapman Productions
Dir. Jane Champion

Short Film.

2015CowardOhpeliaDir. Karen Gillan
2015MattressideSueDir. Chris Merrill
2015The AnswersPaigeDir. Michael Goode
2015Warning LabelsJessieDir. Jennifer Morrison
2010Dangerous RidesReneeOne Car Films
Dir. Linda Niccol
2007KnickersEmilyRed in the Head Productions
Dir. Emma Hinton
Dir. Charlie De Salis


2021Anitsocial Distance Mary Dir. Avital Ash
2021Ghosts Samantha (Lead)Dir. Various
2020Woke - Season 2Adrienne Cloud Nine Productions (US)
2018iZombie Series 5 Olivia 'Liv' Moore (Lead)Dir. Various
2017A Bunch of DicksJohnnyDir. Drew Fuller
2017iZombie Series 4Liv (Lead)Dir. Various
2016iZombie Series 3Liv (Lead)DC Comics
Dir. Various
2015iZombie Series 2Liv (Lead)DC Comics
Dir. Rob Thomas
2014iZombieOlivia 'Liv' Moore (Lead)Dir. Various
2014Masters of Sex Series 2Vivian ScullySony Pictures Television
2014Petals on the Wind - USCathy Dollanganger (Core)Dir. Karen Moncrieff
2014Play It Again, DickSkank with Atitude / Horny MournerDir. Viet Nguyen
2013Blink - US PilotRissaCBS Television
2013Masters of SexVivian ScullySony Pictures Television
Dir. John Madden
2013Once Upon a Time - USTinker Bell (Lead)Dir. Various
2012Cassandra French's Finishing School for Boys CassieDir. Michael Lehmann
2011CSI:Crime Scene Investigation Bridget Byron (Guest Role)CBS Productions
Dir. Brad Tanenbaum
2011Super City - TV3Candice (Recurring Guest)Super Fumes Ltd
Dir. Taika Waititi
2011TangiwaiNerissa LoveLippy Pictures Limited
Dir. Charlie Haskell
2009Legend of the Seekers Series 2 'Reckoning'Alice (Guest)Walt Disney Company/ABC
Dir. Various
2009Power Rangers R.P.M Season 17Summer Landsdown/Yellow Bear RPM Ranger (Core)Dir. Various
2007Johnny Kapahala : Back on BoardValerie (Support)Disney Channel/US Telefeature
Dir. Eric Bross
2007Rude Awakenings Series 1Constance Short (Core)MF Films/NZ
Dir. Garth Maxwell
2006Maddigan's Quest Series 1 Garland (Pivotal Lead)South Pacific Pictures/NZ
Dir. Various
2004Maiden Voyage JennyCarlton Voyage/US Telefeature
Dir. Colin Budds
2003Eddie's Million Dollar Cook-OffHannah (Support)Disney Channel
Dir. Paul Hogan
2003P.E.T Detectives Series 1 'Cruel to be Kind'GenevieveScreenworks/NZ
Dir. Michael Bennett, Rebecca Hobbs
2002Mercy Peak 'Cruel to be Kind'Gwyneth CouchSouth Pacific Pictures/NZ
Dir. Various
2002Murder in GreenwichShelia McGuireColumbia Tristar Television /US Telefeature
Dir. Tom McLoughlin
1999Xena Warrior Princess 'Little Problems'DaphnePacific Renaissance/US
1997Hercules: The Legenday Journeys 'When a Man Loves a Woman'IleaPacific Renaissance/US
1995Hercules: The Legenday Journeys 'The Other Side'IleaPacific Renaissance/US
1995Riding HighBillySouth Pacific Pictures/NZ
1994Hercules in the Maze of the MinotaurIleaPacific Renaissance/TV Telefeature
1994Hercules in the UnderworldIleaPacific Renaissance/TV Telefeature
1993Hercules and the Amazon WomenIleaPacific Renaissance/TV Telefeature
1993Shortland StreetHolly (Recurring Guest)South Pacific Pictures/NZ


2018Class ActMentorDir. Bianca Ikinofo


2019Key LargoNora D'AlcalaGeffen Playhouse Theatre
Dir. Doug Hughes