Tyler Wilson Kokiri Actor Profile





Auckland, New Zealand


180 cm

Age Range


Career Highlights

Matariki Glow Show
Role: Tyler

Tyler is a Māori actor who studied at the prestigious Toi Whakaari:New Zealand Drama School. His screen credits include short films Jet Morse and The Usher, as well as hospital drama series Shortland Street and feature film Belief: The Possession of Janet Moses.

Feature Film.

2015Belief: The Possession Of Janet Moses Old Cousin 2KHF Media Limited
Dir. David Stubbs

Short Film.

2015Jet.MorseMorseToi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School
Dir. Paul Murphy
2015The UsherStage ManagerToi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School


2022Not Even Tawhiti (Supporting )
2016Shortland StreetTattooed Pizza GuySouth Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various


2019Matariki Glow ShowTyler
2018Cradle SongGardener Te Rehia Theatre Company
Dir. Tainui Tukiwaho
2018Odd One OutActor - Devised Piece (Lead )Experience Wellington
2018Peter Paka ParateneFlash FullaTe Rehia Theatre Company
Dir. Tainui Tukiwaho
2018Such Stuff As DreamsAlfieDir. Adam David Rohe
2017I Ain't Mad At ChaKiwa Bolton (Lead)Waaiti Productions
Dir. Jatinder Singh
2016Hotel EuropaOdysseus/The Receptionist/Krt/Young ManToi Whakaari Drama School
Dir. Anna Marbrook
2016Tales By The RiverPaul/Louie the Tui/Joe the KakapoTe Rehia Theatre
Dir. Edward Peni
2016Yours TrulyNewsboy/Surgeon/PriestTe Rehia Theatre
Dir. Albert Belz
2015Courage - An Adaption Of Mother CourageEilif/Maori MercenaryToi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School
Dir. Annie Ruth
2015Mau - Site Specific PieceKaumatuaToi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School
Dir. Aaron Cortesi, Vaughan Slinn and Brian King
2014SoloOllie/SheldonToi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School
Dir. Jade Eriksen

Web Series.

2018Ahik?roa Series 2AmosKura Productions
2017Ahikaroa Season 1AmosKura Productions
Dir. Kiel McNaughton


Barefoot Casting Audition Workshop - 2017
Emerging Writers Workshop - Albert Belz - 2017
Self Tape Training Masterclass with Tandi Wright - 2017
Musical Masterclass Workshop - 2015, Mark Dorrell
Screen Masterclass Workshop - 2015, Anna Marbrook
Toi Whakaari: NZ drama School - 2014