Aaron Cortesi

Aaron Cortesi

Age Range
32 - 40
Ethnicity
Caucasian
Locations
Wellington
Height
196cm / 6ft 5in
Bust/Chest
104cm / 41in
Waist
90cm / 35in
Hips
94cm / 37in
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Film

Year Production Role Production Company / Director Type
2014 The Kick Ali Williams Dir. Danny Mulheron Feature Film
2012 Shopping Dave the Butcher Dir.Louie Sutherland Feature Film
2011 Two Little Boys Italian Backpacker Dir. Robert Sarkies Feature Film
2006 30 Days of Night Cicero Dir. David Slade Feature Film
2005 Eagle vs Shark Duncan Dir. Taika Waititi Feature Film

Television

Year Production Role Production Company / Director Type
2013 Nancy Wake Marcel Gibson Group Drama
2010 Paradise Cafe - Series 2 The Inventor The Gibson Group Limited Drama
2010 Giggles - Series 3 (comedy) Performer/Deviser Gibson Group, Dir. Lindy-Jane Rutherford Drama
2009 Giggles - Series 2 (comedy) Performer/Deviser Gibson Group, Dir. Bevan Linkhorn Drama
2008 Giggles - Series 1 (comedy) Performer/Deviser Gibson Group, Dir. Bevan Linkhorn Drama
2007 Undercover (documentary) Wayne Haussman (Lead) Gibson Group, Dir. Michael Hudson Drama
2005 The Living Room Wrestler Sticky Pictures Drama
Holmes Consumer (Interview) Dir. Maramena Roderick Other
Good Morning Joe Gargery Dir. Miranda Harcourt Other

Theatre

Year Production Role Production Company / Director
2013 Sydney Bridge Upside Down Mr Wiggins, Phelps, Dalloway Taki Rua Productions, dir .James Ashcroft
2011 Giggles Live Director Capital E National Arts Festival, Gibson Group Productions
2010 Mark Twain and me in Maoriland Mayor/Rev. Peterson (Performer/Deviser) Taki Rua Productions, dir. John Bolton, International Arts Festival 2010, Erupt Festival, Downstage Theatre
2009 11 Death and the Dreamlife of Elephants Performer/Deviser STAB 09 & Downstage Theatre 2010, dir. Leo Gene Peters
2009 Good Night The End L'administazione (Lead) Barbarian Productions, dir. Andrew Foster
2008 Paua Clayton (Lead) SEEYD Company, dir. Tim Spite
2008 BabyCakes Matt (Core Cast) Bats Theatre, dir. Ed Watson
2008 Mr Marmalade Mr Marmalade (Lead) The Moving Theatre Company, dir.Sophie Roberts
2008 Heat John (Lead) Ice Floe Productions/STAB, dir. David O'Donnell
2007 Settling Thomas (Lead) dir. Gene Peters
2007 Ugly Shakespeare Tour Actor (Lead) dir. Trygve Wakenshaw
2006 Mirad a Boy From Bosnia Djuka (Lead) dir. Willem Wassanar
2006 Never Swim Alone Frank (Lead) Theatre Pataphysical/Bats Theatre, dir. Ryan Hartigan
2014 Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards, Sydney Bridge Upside Down Winner - Best Supporting Actor Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards, Sydney Bridge Upside Down
2010 Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards, Mark Twain and me in Maoriland Nomination - Best Supporting Actor Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards, Mark Twain and me in Maoriland
2008 Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards, Mr Marmalade Winner - Best Production Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards, Mr Marmalade
2007 Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards, Settling Nomination - Most Promising Male Newcomer Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards, Settling

Short Film

Year Production Role Production Company / Director Type
2013 Queenie Danny (Lead) - voice for animation Dir.Paul Neason Short Film
2005 Bad Dates Gavin (Core Cast) Dir. Grant Lahood Short Film
2003 Final Visit Grandson (Lead) Dir. Cameron Smither Short Film
2003 Big Night Out George (Core Cast) Dir. Kirsty Allen Short Film

Video

Year Production Role Production Company / Director
NZQA NZ Qualifications Authority Marc Antony (Lead) Louie Sutherland/Linda Clark, Dir. Larry Rew
2011 Cardinal OLAV (Core Cast) Dir. Lee Tamahori

Commerical

Year Production Role Production Company / Director
2017 Nova Energy Greg Grover Curious Films, Clemenger BBDO Dir: Taika Waititi
2014 Samsung UHD TV Gladiator Ruskin Ltd

Voice

Year Production Role Production Company / Director
2010 Jack Links Beef Jerky Trailer - Horror Voice Cherokee Films

Training

Year Description Institution / Presenter
2012 Master of Theatre Arts - Directing Toi Whakaari and Victoria University of Wellington
2005 Bachelor Performing Arts Toi Whakaari - NZ Drama School
2000 ATCL Associate Dip. Trinity College of London
Acting for Screen Intensive Tutor: John Callen
Screen Workshop Tutor: Lorae Parry/Kate Jason-Smith

Accents

Advanced: American - General | New Zealand | UK - English

Intermediate: American - New York | Australian | UK - Cockney | UK - N. Ireland

Sports

Advanced: Rugby Union

Intermediate: Aerobics | Athletics | Badminton | Baseball | Basketball | Body Surfing | Canoeing | Cycling | Fencing | Fishing | Gym | Running / Jogging | Soccer | Swimming | Ten Pin Bowling | Tennis | Touch Football

Circus & Horse

Intermediate: Stage Combat

Driving & Flying

Advanced: Driving (general) | Go-karting | Van

Intermediate: Dune Buggy | Farm Equipment | Quad Motorbike | Sports Car | Stick Shift

Singing Range

Baritone

Singing Styles

Intermediate: Cabaret | Contemporary | Country and Western | Folk | General | Jazz | Lip Sync | Musical | Opera | Popular | Rock | Show

Musical Instruments

Intermediate: Horn | Trombone

Dance

Advanced: General Movement

Intermediate: Aerobics