Paul McLaughlin

Paul McLaughlin

Age Range
40 - 52
Ethnicity
NZ European
Locations
Wellington
Height
186cm / 6ft 1in
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Bio

Paul is a Wellington based actor who has spent the last 20 years working as a professional actor, primarily on stage. The 2007 Chapman Trip Actor of the Year, he has also had core cast television roles on the drama Jacksons Wharf and the comedy Seven Periods with Mr Gormsby.

Film

Year Production Role Production Company / Director Type
2002 Futile Attraction Pete Dir. Mark Prebble, Twilight Productions Feature Film
2000 Lord of the Rings Captain of the Guard 3'6" Ltd Feature Film

Television

Year Production Role Production Company / Director Type
2014 How to Murder Your Wife Det Peter 'Doonie' Doone Screentime NZ Drama
2014 Venus & Mars Det. Insp. Doug Brew Screentime NZ Drama
2013 War News Major Robert Trent Gibson Group. Dir:Mike Smith Drama
2010 Rage Detective Sergeant Henderson Tom Scott Productions Drama
2010 The Investigator Series 3. "East" Detective Red Sky Film & Television Ltd Drama
2009 Legend of the Seeker Captain Artiris The Walt Disney Company (NZ) Drama
2009 NZT & E Storyline Ltd/ Dir. Steve La Hood Drama
2005 Seven Periods with Mr Gormsby Dasent Dir. Danny Mulheron, Direct Hit Pords Drama
2005 Killian's Curse Jack Snr. Thomas Robbins Drama
2004 Seven Periods with Mr Gormsby Dasent Dir. Danny Mulheron, Direct Hit productions Drama
2003 2004 Insider's Guide to Happiness John Dir. Various Gibson Group Drama
2002 Revelations-A Dream of Flying Bill Cloud 9 Productions Drama
2001 The Strip Richard Gibson Group Drama
2001 Atlantis High Sergeant Watson Cloud 9 Productions Drama
2000 Jacksons Wharf Brian Peek (Core-cast) SPP Drama
2000 Dark Knight Jandar dir Mike Smith, Palana Drama
1999 Jacksons Wharf Brian Peek (Core-cast) SPP Drama
1998 Twist in the Tale Dir Wayne Tourell - Cloud 9 Drama
1998 Duggan II Steve Lynch Dir Yvonne MacKay, Gibson Group Drama
1997 McPhail & Gadsby Dir Danny Mulheron, SPP Drama
1997 Mirror Mirror II Dir John Banas, Gibson Group Drama
1997 William Tell Dir Declan Eames, Cloud 9 Productions Drama
2005 Seven Periods with Mr Gormsby Roger Dasent Dir. Danny Mulheron, Direct Hit Productions/TV1 Drama
1992 Oi!, Bidibidi to the Rescue KTV. Dunedin Other
Inside New Zealand Brian Bruce Productions - Documentary Other

Theatre

Year Production Role Production Company / Director
2012 Peninsula Michael NZ International Arts Festival
2009 Don't Mention Casablanca Kertez Court Theatre, Chch
2008 Te Karakia Nz International Arts Festival, Northland Arts Festival/ David O'Donnell
2008 Hotel Taupo Arts Festival/ Paul McLaughlin
2007 The Viagra Monologues Bats Theatre/ Gerrie Brophy
2007 HOTEL Wellington Fringe Festival/ Devised
2007 Othello Downstage/ Jonty Hendry
2007 Finding Murdoch Downstage/ Gerry Brophy
2007 Who Needs Sleep Anyway? Downstage/ Susan Wilson
2007 Godzone Bats Theatre/ Devised
2006 Drawer of Knives Russel Dir. Danny Mulheron, Circa Theatre
2006 Peninsula Michael Dir. Gary Henderson, Brisbane Arts Festival, Australia
2006 Peninsula Michael Dir. Gary Henderson, Nelson Arts Festival
2006 Doubt Father O'Flynn Dir. Geraldine Brophy, Court Theatre
2005 Peninsula Michael Dir. Gary Henderson, Christchurch Arts Festival
2005 Democracy Gunter Nollau Ross Jolly, Circa Theatre
2005 The Bach Michael Dir. Danny Mulheron, Circa Theatre
2004 Albert Speer Albert Speer David O'Donnell, Bats Theatre
2004 The Love of Humankind Malcolm Kandell Dir. Danny Mulheron, Circa Theatre
2004 She Stoops to Conquer Hastings Dir. Ken Blackburn, Circa Theatre
2003 Conversations After a Burial Nathan Circa Theatre
2003 Oxygen Sune/Kalistenius Circa Theatre
2003 Speed the Plow Bobby Gould Circa Theatre
2003 Private Lives Elyot Downstage Theatre
2003 Troilus & Crissida Diomedes NZDS
2002 Middle Age Spread Reg Dir. Rima Te Wiata, Fortune Theatre
2002 Speed-the-Plow Bobby Gould Dir. Rachel More, Te Whaea Theatre
2002 Macbeth MacDuff Dir. Martin Howells, Fortune Theatre
2001 It's My Party (And I'll die if I want to Michael Dir. Murray Lynch, Downstage
2001 Vick's Boy Vick Dir. Danny Mulheron, Circa Theatre.
1999 Cabaret Ernst Dir Colin McColl, Downstage
1998 A Christmas Carol Bob Cratchett dir Ellie Smith, Downstage
1998 Cabaret Ernst Ludwig Dir. Colin McColl, Downstage.
1997 Vinegar Tom Dir. Murray Lynch, Bats
1997 Desire Under The Elms Dir Colin McColl, Circa
1997 The Lover Pinter Dir Andrew Foster, Circa
1997 Mouth Dirs Andrew Foster, Jo Randerson, Paul Pinson;
1997 Fool For Love Martin Bats; Dir. Andrew Foster
1994 The Dumb Waiter Ben Comfy Seat Productions CSP
1994 Othello Othello Gisborne Summer Shakespeare

Short Film

Year Production Role Production Company / Director Type
2007 Maori Detective and The Jungle Boogie Sam Kelly Short Film
1997 Voice Over Dir Miranda Harcourt Short Film

Video

Year Production Role Production Company / Director
2011 Sealord (In House) Hoverlion
1999 Legal Resources Trust Steve
1997 Ministry of External Affairs Assessment Execam
1997 Open Polytech Video series Execam

Voice

Year Production Role Production Company / Director
2011 Down the List Core cast Radio New Zealand
2005 Attitude John Dir. Marion Nancarrow for Radio NZ
2004 The Swans Cathy McRae for Radio NZ

Training

Year Description Institution / Presenter
2010 Artist In Residence Massey University
1995 1995-96 Toi Whakaari, NZ Drama School
1994 QEII Artist in Residence Central Region
2008 Artistic Director Internship A Creative NZ funded initiative hosted by Auckland Theatre Company
1993 BA Otago University

Accents

Intermediate: American - Californian | UK - English

Sports

Advanced: Rowing | Swimming

Intermediate: Body Surfing | Bungee Jumping | Cycling | Golf | Roller Blading | Roller Skating | Rugby Union | Skate Boarding

Circus & Horse

Intermediate: Stilt Walking

Driving & Flying

Advanced: Driving (general)