Sally Stockwell Actor Profile





Auckland, New Zealand


168 cm

Age Range


Career Highlights

Good Grief
Web Series
Brown Sugar Apple Grunt Productions Ltd
Role: Leonie
Producer: Kerry Warkia/Kiel McNaughton
Director: Kerry Warkia/Kiel McNaughton

Sally is an actress, vocal teacher, singer-songwriter and voice over artist, who has spent over 25 years in the entertainment industry working across television, film, theatre and radio. She won a Best Actress Award in 2005 for her role as Lydia in New Zealand Drama series, Insider’s Guide To Happiness. Since then, Sally has starred in series such as Outrageous Fortune, Nothing Trivial and The Brokenwood Mysteries. Most recently Sally can be seen on hit New Zealand series Good Grief. Her film credits include After the Waterfall, The Ferryman and Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior.


2005Best Actress Nomination for 'The Insider's Guide to Happiness' - Broadcasting Council TV Awards
2002Best Actress Nomination in 'Proof' - Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards
1997Best Newcomer for 'Taking Sides' - Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards

Feature Film.

2009After The WaterfallAna (Supporting Cast)Paraffin Productions
Dir. Simone Horrocks
2006The FerrymanTateGeneral Film Corporation
Dir. Chris Graham
2006Wendy Wu: Home Coming WarriorCoach GibbsDisney
Dir. John Laing
2003You WishPamDisney
Dir. Paul Hoen
1999The Irrefutable Truth About DemonsCelineFirst Sun Productions
Dir. Glen Strandring
1998HopelessAleoKahukura Productions
Dir. Stephen Hickey

Short Film.

2008Sense of PlaceSallyAlex Porter Productions
Dir. Alex Porter
1999Thinking About SleepMariaMeridian Productions


2017The Brokenwood Mysteries Series 4 Debra Yelich (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2016Dear MurdererRonda MorganScreentime NZ Ltd
2014Agent Anna Series 2Claire (Major Recurring Guest)Great Southern Film & Television
Dir. Michael Duignan, Oliver Driver, Murray Keane
2012Agent AnnaClaire (Major Guest )Desert Road Productions
Dir. Vanessa Alexander & Peter Salmon
2012The Wilde BunchMeganSubtext Ltd
Dir. Mike Smith
2011Nothing Trivial Series 2 & 3Jenna (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
2009Legend of The Seeker Series 2GraceThe Walt Disney Company NZ Ltd
Dir. Various Directors
2007Amazing Extraordinary FriendsLana Lane/RachelGreenstone Pictures
Dir. Various
2006Karaoke HighJane FaivaTVNZ
Dir. Various
2005Outrageous Fortune Series 2SandySouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2004Shortland StreetLucy SwintonSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2003The Insiders Guide To Happiness & ProsperityLindyGibson Group
Dir. Various
2002Mercy Peak Series 2LydiaSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
1998DugganCelineGibson Group
Dir. Various
1998Shortland StreetNadineSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
1997Market ForcesKirstenSouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various


2022'We've Got So much To Talk About'
2020Solo theatre show - Development Workshop
2017FireflySolo showAuckland Arts Festival (RAW Series)
2013Gravity HotelPerformer and DirectorThe Basement Theatre
2012The Arrival Performer & DeviserAotea Centre, Auckland
Dir. Julie Nolan
2011KeepersDirectorThe Basement
2010The Arrival - Sydney, Hong KongPerformerRed Leap Theatre
2009Fiona Samuel's Ghost TrainVarious - Play readingAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Peter Elliot
2009The Arrival-AucklandPerformerRed Leap Theatre
Dir. AK09
2008Gravity HotelWriter & PerformerRoy Hart International Voice Centre France
Dir. Enrique Pardo
2007Dark TouristsVariousLuxembourg Gardens, Auckland
Dir. Emma Willis & Malia Johnstone
2005The Mercy SeatAbbyCirca Studio
Dir. Ross Jolly
2005The WomenSylviaSilo Theatre (National Tour)
Dir. Katie Wolfe
2003Languages of AngelsKate Auckland Theatre Company
Dir. Anna Marbrook
2003Private LIvesAmandaDownstage Theatre
Dir. Jonathon Hendry
2003Top GirlsVariousDownstage Theatre
Dir. Colin McColl
2002ProofCatherine Circa Theatre
Dir. Ruth Phillips
1999Sheer MadnessBarbara DemarcoStetson Productions
1998CloserAliceCirca Theatre
Dir. Cathy Downes
1998SonsAlexTaki Rua Theatre
1998Vinegar TomJoanToi Whakaari
Dir. M. Lynch
1997Pains of YouthMarie BATS
Dir. Jeff Boyd
1997Taking SidesEmmiCirca Theatre
Dir. Ross Jolly
1996A Midsummer Night's DreamPuckCentrepoint Theatre
Dir. Alison Quigan
1996Blue Sky BoysJillianCourt Theatre
Dir. M. Hadlow
1996The Social ClimbersSineadCentrepoint Theatre
Dir. Ross Gumbley


2009Power RangersPower Rangers Productions Limited

Web Series.

2020Good GriefLeonie (Guest)Brown Sugar Apple Grunt Productions Ltd
Dir. Kiel McNaughton


Clown Workshop - Lisa Brickell - 2018
Take Tina Rhythm Workshop - Sydney - 2015
Acting Refresher Workshops- Miranda Harcourt - 2013
Acting Refresher Workshops- Miranda Harcourt - 2011
SLS Singing Training - 2010
Semi-classical Indian singing - 2007
Singing Workshops - 2007, Roy Hart International Voice Centre - France
Summer Course in Clowning - 2004, Ecole Philippe Gaulier
July-August Workshops - 2000, Royal National Theatre Studio
Physical Theatre & Voice Workshop - 2000, Pantheatre - Paris
Toi Whakaari Graduate - 1995, NZ Drama School