Alex Tarrant

Alex Tarrant

Age Range
23 - 31
Ethnicity
Maori, Pacific Islander
Locations
Auckland
Height
181cm / 5ft 11in
Bust/Chest
99cm / 39in
Waist
83cm / 33in
Hips
98cm / 39in

International Representation

  • Luber Roklin Entertainment Management (US - Management)
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Bio

Alex has had a successful start to his on screen career. Starting with leads in two TV miniseries: Tatau and When We Go to War, both released in 2015, he then joined core casts for Common Ground and 800 Words. Soon after, Tarrant appeared as a lead in the NZ drama, Filthy Rich.

A graduate of Toi Whakaari New Zealand Drama School, Alex is a passionate theatre practitioner and deviser, having performed in the acclaimed Masi: The Conch, at the 2012 New Zealand International Arts Festival. He also toured globally with Red Leap Theatre's The Arrival. 

Alex is a keen dancer, rugby fan and proficient Te Reo speaker. In 2018, he was cast in Shortland Street as Doctor Lincoln Fielder.

Film

Year Production Role Production Company / Director Type
2018 The Other Side of Heaven 2 Toutai Dir. Mitch Davis Feature Film

Television

Year Production Role Production Company / Director Type
2018 2019 Shortland Street Lincoln Fielder South Pacific Pictures, dir. Various Drama
2017 800 Words s3 Ike (Supporting) Weld Productions Ltd. Drama
2017 Filthy Rich s2 Joe (Lead) Filthy Productions Drama
2016 800 Words s2 Ike (Supporting) Weld Productions Ltd. Drama
2015 Filthy Rich Joe (Lead) Filthy Productions Drama
2014 800 Words Ike (supporting Weld Productions Ltd. Drama
2014 Nothing Trivial Feature Jake South Pacific Pictures Drama
2014 Tatau Maui Tatau Productions Drama
2013 When We Go To War Manaaki Kokiri (Lead) Jump Film & TV, dir. Peter Burger Drama
2013 Totes Maori Host Role TVNZ Drama

Theatre

Year Production Role Production Company / Director
2013 The Arrival Nico Red Leap Theatre, dir. Julie Nolan
2013 Masi Ratu Noa Nawalowalo The Conch, dir. Nina Nawalowalo
2012 Masi Ratu Noa Nawalowalo The Conch, dir. Nina Nawalowalo
2011 The Roaring Girl Jack Dapper NZDS, dir. Rachel Henry
2011 Welcome to Thebes Prince Tydeus Dir. Annie Ruth
2011 Taku Rua - Group Devised Dir. Jade Erickson/Heather Timms
2011 Pohewa Ensemble Dir. Holly Chappell
2011 Skellig Skellig Dir. Tabitha Arthur
2010 12th Night Sir Andrew Agucheek Dir. Rachel Henry
2010 When Sun and Moon Collide Declan Dir. Jacob Rajan
2010 Closer Combat Metaphor Dir. Nathan Meister
2009 As you Like it Orlando SGCNZ YSC, dir. Collin Stuart
2008 09 Torotoro Dancer

Short Film

Year Production Role Production Company / Director Type
2017 The Hunt Joel Burnt Sage Productions, dir. Catherine Mack Short Film
2012 Prescribed Jeremy Ax Triva, dir. Daniel Pengalle Short Film
2012 Rounds Karl Gibson Group, dir. Jason Suttor Short Film
2011 They Call Him Fox Kincade Fox Kincade Dir. John Reed Short Film
2011 Strangers Hitman Dir. Gaylene Preston Short Film
2010 Hear Me Mime Dir. Josh Kamu Short Film
2010 Charlies Rise Business Man Dir. Parvel Kvatch Short Film
2010 Risk Magician Dir. Dylan Jauslin Short Film
2010 Go On Then, Play It Angel Dir. Kathleen Collins Short Film
2010 Break Intruder 1 Dir. Helmut Marko Short Film
2010 Te Murunga Tama Dir. Paul Jackson Short Film

Commercial

Year Production Role Production Company / Director
2018 Lynx Australia Darius Unilever
2013 2015 Z Energy - Good in the Hood Hero Concierge Assignment Group
2013 STA Travel Sale Monty Anarchy Produtions

Training

Year Description Institution / Presenter
2010 2012 Bachelor of Performing Arts Toi Whakaari: NZ Drama School
2010 Stage Combat Allan Henry
Radio Workshop Michael Wilson

Languages

Intermediate: Maori

Sports

Advanced: Athletics | Rugby League | Rugby Union | Touch Football

Intermediate: Basketball | Grid Iron | Softball | Yoga

Dance

Advanced: Maori

Intermediate: Disco | Hip Hop | Modern