Tai Berdinner-Blades

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

176 cm

Age Range

27–33

Ethnicity

European

Career Highlights

Tai completed her Bachelor of Performing Arts at Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School in 2010, and has jumped from role to role ever since. She appeared as core cast member Bennie Keegan in the final season of Go Girls, and followed that by joining Cook Island drama series Tatau, as well as featuring in Netflix’s Roman Empire. In 2016, she landed the lead role of Kat in drama series Dirty Laundry, and has acted in short films The Keeper, Ellen is Leaving and Home By Christmas. Most recently, Tai appeared in Joseph Gordon- Levitt's new Series Mr Corman.

Short Film.

2012The KeeperRebeccaSmasher Films
Dir. Dylan Pharazyn
2011Ellen is LeavingEllenPaint By Numbers
Dir. Michelle Saville

Feature Film.

2008Home by ChristmasIda McDonaldMidnight Film Productions Ltd
Dir. Gaylene Preston

Television.

2021Mr. CormanJennifer (Supporting)Apple TV
Dir. Aurora Guerrero
2017Murder is Forever EP 103Nancy RishDir. Various
2017The Brokenwood Mysteries Series 4Dahlia Freyberg (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2016Dirty LaundryKat Riley (Core Cast)Fithy Production Ltd
Dir. Danny Mulheron & others TBC
2015The Roman Empire - Drama/Documentary USALucilla (Lead)Steven David Entertainment, NY
Dir. Rick Lopez
2015Westside Series 2Celia (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2014TatauTyler (Lead)BBC/South Pacific Pictures
2012Go Girls Season 5Bennie (Core)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2012RoundsDylan (Core)Gibson Group
Dir. Jason Stutter
2010Reservoir Hill Season 2 Lilli (Core)Krafthaus
Dir. Thomas Robbins and David Stubbs
2009Reservoir Hill Season 1 Lilli (Core)Krafthaus
Dir. Thomas Robbins and David Stubbs

Theatre.

2012 If You Only See One Show In Your LifeDir. Holly Chappell
2012Our Country's GoodDir. Geoffrey Hyland
201125th Annual Putnam County Spelling BeeDir. Nathaniel Lees
2011Ich WarteThe Transistor Collective
Dir. Willem Wassenaar
2011Taku RuaDir. Heather Timms and Jade Eriksen
2011The Roaring GirlDir. Rachel Henry
2011Welcome to ThebesWorkshop Production
Dir. Annie Ruth
2010Blood WeddingDir. Willem Wassenaar
2010Vernon God Little Dir. Willem Wassenaar
2009Classic CutsDir. D'Arcy Smith
2008 Colony!Dir. Willem Wassenaar
2008 The CrucibleDir. Willem Wassenaar
2008 Titus AndronicusDir. Willem Wassenaar

Web Series.

2019RurangiSashaAutonomouse Limited
Dir. Max Currie

Training.

Bachelor of Performing Arts - Acting, Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School - 2010