Karlos Ruakere

  • Actor
  • Age Range: 38 - 45
  • Height: 5' 6"/170cm
  • Location: Taranaki
  • Ethnicity: European - Dutch, Maori
All
Awards
Feature Film
Short Film
Television
Theatre
Training
Skills
Characteristics

Awards

2002 - Best Actor in a Short Film 'When The Jars are Done' - Drifting Clouds International Film Festival

Feature Film

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2011
Production (Role) The Devil's Rock (Sergeant Joe Tane)
Production Company / Director Chameleon Pictures / Dir: Paul Campion
Year
2008
Production (Role) A Song of Good (Mattie)
Production Company / Director Headstrong / Dir: Gregory King
Year
2004
Production (Role) 1nite (Carlos)
Production Company / Director Dir: Amarbir Singh
Year
2002
Production (Role) The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Easterling Warrior)
Production Company / Director New Line Cinema / Dir: Peter Jackson

Short Film

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2012
Production (Role) The One Armed Bandit (Gordon)
Production Company / Director Dir: Michael Reihana
Year
2009
Production (Role) The Warning (Nigel Company)
Production Company / Director Del Sur Productions / Dir: Cristobal Araus Lobos
Year
2008
Production (Role) Love in the Time of Chlamydia (Cocaine Addict)
Production Company / Director Del Sur Productions / Dir: Cristobal Araus Lobos
Year
2007
Production (Role) Passion of the Heist (Computer Geek)
Production Company / Director Del Sur Produtions / Dir: Crisobal Araus Lobos
Year
2006
Production (Role) Discount Taxi Driver (Harvey)
Production Company / Director Del Sur Productions / Dir: Cristobal Araus Lobos
Year
2006
Production (Role) The King Boys (Uncle)
Production Company / Director Chameleon Films / Dir: Christopher Clark
Year
2001
Production (Role) When the Jars are Done (Cole)
Production Company / Director Chameleon Films / Dir: Christopher Clark

Television

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2015
Production (Role) Shortland Street (Caleb Potene)
Production Company / Director South Pacific Pictures
Year
2011
Production (Role) Underbelly: Land of the Long Green Cloud (Nick Jarvis)
Production Company / Director Screentime / Dir: Mike Smith | Ric Pellizzeri
Year
2010
Production (Role) Spartacus: Blood and Sand (Kerza)
Production Company / Director Starz Media / Dir: Rick Jacobson | Mark Beesley | Jesse Warn
Year
2005
Production (Role) Mataku (Toots)
Production Company / Director South Pacific Pictures / Dir: Peter Burger | Michael Bennett
Year
2005
Production (Role) The Market (Tepa)
Production Company / Director Isola / Dir: Geoffrey Cawthorn | Rene Naufahu | Damon Fepulea'i
Year
2002
Production (Role) Love Bites (Sam)
Production Company / Director Dir: Murray Keane | Roz Mason | Simon Raby

Theatre

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2012
Production (Role) Tu (Philomel)
Production Company / Director Tawata Productions / Dir: Hone Kouka
Year
2011
Production (Role) Station to Station (Son)
Production Company / Director Passenger Films / Dir: Cameron Rhodes
Year
2009
Production (Role) Te Karakia (Phillip (The Cop))
Production Company / Director Taki Rua Productions
Year
2008
Production (Role) The Trial (Joseph K)
Production Company / Director Under Lilly's Balcony Theatre Company / Dir: Stephen Bain
Year
2005
Production (Role) Guantanamo (Jamal Al-Harith)
Production Company / Director Centrepoint Theatre / Dir: Simon Ferry
Year
2005
Production (Role) Strata (Angus)
Production Company / Director Dir: Tim Spite
Year
2005
Production (Role) The Underpants (Cohen)
Production Company / Director Centrepoint Theatre / Dir: Simon Ferry
Year
2004
Production (Role) The Whale Rider | On Stage (Rawiri)
Production Company / Director Dir: Toby Gough
Year
2002
Production (Role) Have Car Will Travel (Boy)
Production Company / Director Taki Rua Productions / Dir: Rachel House
Year
2001
Production (Role) Ripped | NZ Tour (Cole)
Production Company / Director Theatre Health Organisation / Dir: Simon O'Connor
Year
2000
Production (Role) Haruru Mai (Hemi Matahau)
Production Company / Director Taki Rua Productions / Dir: Colin McColl
Year
2000
Production (Role) Irish Annuals of Aotearoa (Edmond)
Production Company / Director BATS THeatre / Dir: David O'Donnell

2002 - Best Actor in a Short Film 'When The Jars are Done' - Drifting Clouds International Film Festival

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2011
Production (Role) The Devil's Rock (Sergeant Joe Tane)
Production Company / Director Chameleon Pictures / Dir: Paul Campion
Year
2008
Production (Role) A Song of Good (Mattie)
Production Company / Director Headstrong / Dir: Gregory King
Year
2004
Production (Role) 1nite (Carlos)
Production Company / Director Dir: Amarbir Singh
Year
2002
Production (Role) The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Easterling Warrior)
Production Company / Director New Line Cinema / Dir: Peter Jackson
Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2012
Production (Role) The One Armed Bandit (Gordon)
Production Company / Director Dir: Michael Reihana
Year
2009
Production (Role) The Warning (Nigel Company)
Production Company / Director Del Sur Productions / Dir: Cristobal Araus Lobos
Year
2008
Production (Role) Love in the Time of Chlamydia (Cocaine Addict)
Production Company / Director Del Sur Productions / Dir: Cristobal Araus Lobos
Year
2007
Production (Role) Passion of the Heist (Computer Geek)
Production Company / Director Del Sur Produtions / Dir: Crisobal Araus Lobos
Year
2006
Production (Role) Discount Taxi Driver (Harvey)
Production Company / Director Del Sur Productions / Dir: Cristobal Araus Lobos
Year
2006
Production (Role) The King Boys (Uncle)
Production Company / Director Chameleon Films / Dir: Christopher Clark
Year
2001
Production (Role) When the Jars are Done (Cole)
Production Company / Director Chameleon Films / Dir: Christopher Clark
Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2015
Production (Role) Shortland Street (Caleb Potene)
Production Company / Director South Pacific Pictures
Year
2011
Production (Role) Underbelly: Land of the Long Green Cloud (Nick Jarvis)
Production Company / Director Screentime / Dir: Mike Smith | Ric Pellizzeri
Year
2010
Production (Role) Spartacus: Blood and Sand (Kerza)
Production Company / Director Starz Media / Dir: Rick Jacobson | Mark Beesley | Jesse Warn
Year
2005
Production (Role) Mataku (Toots)
Production Company / Director South Pacific Pictures / Dir: Peter Burger | Michael Bennett
Year
2005
Production (Role) The Market (Tepa)
Production Company / Director Isola / Dir: Geoffrey Cawthorn | Rene Naufahu | Damon Fepulea'i
Year
2002
Production (Role) Love Bites (Sam)
Production Company / Director Dir: Murray Keane | Roz Mason | Simon Raby
Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2012
Production (Role) Tu (Philomel)
Production Company / Director Tawata Productions / Dir: Hone Kouka
Year
2011
Production (Role) Station to Station (Son)
Production Company / Director Passenger Films / Dir: Cameron Rhodes
Year
2009
Production (Role) Te Karakia (Phillip (The Cop))
Production Company / Director Taki Rua Productions
Year
2008
Production (Role) The Trial (Joseph K)
Production Company / Director Under Lilly's Balcony Theatre Company / Dir: Stephen Bain
Year
2005
Production (Role) Guantanamo (Jamal Al-Harith)
Production Company / Director Centrepoint Theatre / Dir: Simon Ferry
Year
2005
Production (Role) Strata (Angus)
Production Company / Director Dir: Tim Spite
Year
2005
Production (Role) The Underpants (Cohen)
Production Company / Director Centrepoint Theatre / Dir: Simon Ferry
Year
2004
Production (Role) The Whale Rider | On Stage (Rawiri)
Production Company / Director Dir: Toby Gough
Year
2002
Production (Role) Have Car Will Travel (Boy)
Production Company / Director Taki Rua Productions / Dir: Rachel House
Year
2001
Production (Role) Ripped | NZ Tour (Cole)
Production Company / Director Theatre Health Organisation / Dir: Simon O'Connor
Year
2000
Production (Role) Haruru Mai (Hemi Matahau)
Production Company / Director Taki Rua Productions / Dir: Colin McColl
Year
2000
Production (Role) Irish Annuals of Aotearoa (Edmond)
Production Company / Director BATS THeatre / Dir: David O'Donnell
Training:

Bachelor of Performing Arts - Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School | Certificate in Theatre Education - New Plymouth Performing Arts Company | Acting for Camera - Miranda Harcourt, Vicky Yiannoutsos, John Cullen, Perry Percy, Tina Regtien | Stage Combat and Stunts - Tony Wolf Teaching dip: AUT. Cert Photography: Western Institute Technology.

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)

American-East Coast, American-Midwest, New Zealand*

Languages:
(* = native/fluent)

Te Reo Maori Beginner

Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)

Drums, Guitar, Harmonica

Performance:

ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, APC Basic Unarmed, APC Intermediate Gladius, APC Intermediate Group Fighting

Sports:
(* = highly skilled)

Boxing, Cricket, Cycling, Horse-riding, Swimming

Other Skills:

Computer Literate, Photography-Professional

Height:
5' 6"/170cm
Eye Colour:
Hazel
Hair Colour:
Dark Brown
Hair Length:
Short