Famous People From New Zealand
Throughout history, there have been many New Zealander Female Film & Theater Personalities who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great New Zealander female film & theater personalities such as Anna Paquin, Rachel Hunter, Rose McIver, Dianna Fuemana and Melanie Lynskey.
Anna PaquinAnna Paquin
24 July 1982
 
Rose McIverRose McIver
10 October 1988
Actress

Rachel Hunter Rachel Hunter
09 September 1969
Model, Actress

Katherine MansfieldKatherine Mansfield
14 October 1888
 

Nancy WakeNancy Wake
30 August 1912
British Secret Agent During World War II

Valerie AdamsValerie Adams
06 October 1984
Shot Putter
Kate SheppardKate Sheppard
10 March 1847
Women's Suffrage Leader

Dianna FuemanaDianna Fuemana
 
Screenwriter, Actress

Jean Gardner Batten Jean Batten
15 September 1909
Aviator Who Made Record Breaking Trans-world

Caito PotatoeCaito Potatoe
16 July 1997
YouTuber
Fleur Adcock Fleur Adcock
10 February 1934
Poet

Shannon HarrisShannon Harris
12 August 1992
YouTuber
Melanie LynskeyMelanie Lynskey
16 May 1977
Actor, Film actor, Television actor

Lucy LawlessLucy Lawless
29 March 1968
Actor, Film producer, Singer

Lindy Chamberlain-CreightonLindy Chamberlain-Creighton
04 March 1948
 
Keisha Castle-HughesKeisha Castle-Hughes
24 March 1990
Actor

Zoë BellZoë Bell
17 November 1978
Actor, Taekwondo athlete
Anna HutchisonAnna Hutchison
08 February 1986
Actor, Film actor

Emma LahanaEmma Lahana
27 June 1984
Actor, Film actor

Danielle CormackDanielle Cormack
26 December 1970
Actor
Rebecca GibneyRebecca Gibney
14 December 1964
Actor

Brooke FraserBrooke Fraser
15 December 1983
Singer-songwriter, Singer
Pamela StephensonPamela Stephenson
04 December 1949
Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Author, Television

Brooke WilliamsBrooke Williams
03 January 1984
Actor, Film actor

Kiri Te KanawaKiri Te Kanawa
06 March 1944
Opera singer, Singer, Jazz musician, Actor

Jane CampionJane Campion
30 April 1954
Screenwriter, Film director, Actor
Sally MartinSally Martin
14 May 1985
Actor
Fran WalshFran Walsh
10 January 1959
Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer, Songwriter,

Kerry FoxKerry Fox
30 July 1966
Actor

Niki CaroNiki Caro
1967 AD
screenwriter, film director

Lisa HarrowLisa Harrow
25 August 1943
Actor
Helen ClarkHelen Clark
26 February 1950
Politician, University teacher

Hayley WestenraHayley Westenra
10 April 1987
Singer, Street artist, Opera singer

Rena OwenRena Owen
22 July 1962
Actor, Nurse

Laura DekkerLaura Dekker
20 September 1995
Explorer

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Alannah CurrieAlannah Currie
20 September 1957
Singer, Songwriter
Jessica WatsonJessica Watson
18 May 1993
Explorer, Writer, Blogger, Autobiographer

Sonja YelichSonja Yelich
26 February 1965
Poet
Lisa ChappellLisa Chappell
18 October 1968
Actor, Singer

Gin WigmoreGin Wigmore
06 June 1986
Singer, Jazz musician, Songwriter

Antonia PrebbleAntonia Prebble
06 June 1984
Actor
Ngaio MarshNgaio Marsh
23 April 1895
Writer, Theatre director, Novelist,

Nyree Dawn PorterNyree Dawn Porter
22 January 1936
Actor
Robyn MalcolmRobyn Malcolm
 

Anouska HempelAnouska Hempel
13 December 1941
Architect, Socialite, Actor

Janet FrameJanet Frame
28 August 1924
Novelist, Essayist, Poet, Writer, Short story

Sara WisemanSara Wiseman
27 May 1972
Putita, Film actor

Jenny ShipleyJenny Shipley
04 February 1952
Politician
Michelle LangstoneMichelle Langstone
30 January 1979
Actor, Film actor

Olivia TennetOlivia Tennet
04 January 1991
Actor

Philippa BoyensPhilippa Boyens
 

Anika MoaAnika Moa
21 May 1980
Singer
Georgina BeyerGeorgina Beyer
31 October 1957
politician

Eleanor CattonEleanor Catton
24 September 1985
Novelist, Writer
Stephanie PaulStephanie Paul
 

Margaret UrlichMargaret Urlich
1965 AD
singer

Gemma FlynnGemma Flynn
02 May 1990
Field hockey player
LadyhawkeLadyhawke
13 July 1979
singer, songwriter

Andrea HewittAndrea Hewitt
04 April 1982
Triathlete
Jenny MorrisJenny Morris
29 September 1956
singer, songwriter