Tukairangi Maxwell Actor Profile



Croation, Māori


Te Waiariki, Ngapuhi, Ngati Maniapoto


Whangarei, New Zealand


180 cm

Age Range


Career Highlights

Tukairangi is a New Zealand-Māori actor who works across film and television. He has starred as a core cast member on four seasons of Māori drama series Ahikāroa. Other television credits include drama series The Gulf and television movie Toke. On the big screen, Tukairangi has appeared in Kiwi films Alien Addiction and Mt. Zion, along with the short film Sons, where he played the lead.

Film Film.

20221978Pete (Supporting)Calarative Media
Dir. Isaac Lee

Short Film.

2018SonsSunny (Lead)
2016Alien AddictionTama (Supporting)Independent

Feature Film.

2013Mt ZionTama (Guest)Kura Productions


2024Kairakau 3Mana (Lead)Dir. Various
2022Ahikaroa Season 5Tipene (Supporting)Dir. Various
2020The Gulf S2Jason (Guest)The Gulf Productions
Dir. Various
2019TokeStallone (Supporting)Screentime NZ Ltd
Dir. Charlie Haskell and Kewana Duncan
2018ASB Bank Homeloan TVC
2017Ahikāroa S1, S2, S3, S4Tipene (Lead)Kura Productions / South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various
2012Super City 2Carey (Guest)Super Fumes Ltd


Masterclass with Helen Mirren (online) - 2020
Juliet Furness Advanced 9 week course - 2019
Screen Acting with Ren Naufahu/ Colin Moy - 2011