Ray O’Leary

  • Actor
  • Entertainer
  • MC
  • Age Range: 25 - 32
  • Height: 6' 2"/186cm
  • Location: Auckland
  • Ethnicity: NZ European
All
Summary
Awards
Television Movie
Television
Production
Skills
Characteristics

Summary

Ray O'Leary is an award winning comedian, having performed over 300 stand-up shows. Notable performances include four New Zealand Comedy Festival shows (including a solo show) and SkyCity.

Awards

Nomination - Billy T James Awards (2020, 2017)
Nomination - Best Comedy Performance on Television - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2020, 2019)
Winner - Best Comedy Show - Hamilton Fringe Awards (2019)
Winner - Breakthrough Comedian - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2019)
Nomination - Best Comedy
Nomination - Outstanding Achievement - Wellington Comedy Awards (2019)
Winner - Best Newcomer - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Comedian, Best Newcomer, Most Improved, Breakdown Performer and Most Loved - Wellington Comedy Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Newcomer - Wellington Comedy Awards

Television Movie

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Princess of Chaos (Interview 1)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 1 / Dir: Kiel McNaughton

Television

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Raised by Refugees (Lucas)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Dir: Madeleine Sami
Year
2019 - 2021
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Regular Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2021
Production (Role) Patriot Brains (Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 2
Year
2020
Production (Role) Golden Boy Season 2 (Ray)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Three
Year
2020
Production (Role) Stand Up Aotearoa (Comedy Performer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) Dai's House Party (Comedian)
Production Company / Director Kevin & Co / Three
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono & Ben (Various)
Production Company / Director Mediaworks
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Panelist & Writer)
Production Company / Director Three

Production

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2020
Production (Role) Frickin Dangerous Bro | Web Series (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) New Zealand Today (Story Researcher)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks
Year
2019
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono and Ben (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Co-head Writer)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks

Ray O'Leary is an award winning comedian, having performed over 300 stand-up shows. Notable performances include four New Zealand Comedy Festival shows (including a solo show) and SkyCity.

Nomination - Billy T James Awards (2020, 2017)
Nomination - Best Comedy Performance on Television - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2020, 2019)
Winner - Best Comedy Show - Hamilton Fringe Awards (2019)
Winner - Breakthrough Comedian - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2019)
Nomination - Best Comedy
Nomination - Outstanding Achievement - Wellington Comedy Awards (2019)
Winner - Best Newcomer - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Comedian, Best Newcomer, Most Improved, Breakdown Performer and Most Loved - Wellington Comedy Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Newcomer - Wellington Comedy Awards

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Princess of Chaos (Interview 1)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 1 / Dir: Kiel McNaughton
Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Raised by Refugees (Lucas)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Dir: Madeleine Sami
Year
2019 - 2021
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Regular Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2021
Production (Role) Patriot Brains (Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 2
Year
2020
Production (Role) Golden Boy Season 2 (Ray)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Three
Year
2020
Production (Role) Stand Up Aotearoa (Comedy Performer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) Dai's House Party (Comedian)
Production Company / Director Kevin & Co / Three
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono & Ben (Various)
Production Company / Director Mediaworks
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Panelist & Writer)
Production Company / Director Three
Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2020
Production (Role) Frickin Dangerous Bro | Web Series (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) New Zealand Today (Story Researcher)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks
Year
2019
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono and Ben (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Co-head Writer)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks
Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)

New Zealand*

Languages:
(* = native/fluent)

English*

Performance:

Comedy, Comedy Improv, Stand-Up Comedian

Other Skills:

Masters - Philosophy

Height:
6' 2"/186cm
Eye Colour:
Hazel
Hair Colour:
Black
All
Summary
Awards
Television Movie
Television
Production
Skills
Characteristics

Summary

Ray O'Leary is an award winning comedian, having performed over 300 stand-up shows. Notable performances include four New Zealand Comedy Festival shows (including a solo show) and SkyCity.

Awards

Nomination - Billy T James Awards (2020, 2017)
Nomination - Best Comedy Performance on Television - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2020, 2019)
Winner - Best Comedy Show - Hamilton Fringe Awards (2019)
Winner - Breakthrough Comedian - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2019)
Nomination - Best Comedy
Nomination - Outstanding Achievement - Wellington Comedy Awards (2019)
Winner - Best Newcomer - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Comedian, Best Newcomer, Most Improved, Breakdown Performer and Most Loved - Wellington Comedy Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Newcomer - Wellington Comedy Awards

Television Movie

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Princess of Chaos (Interview 1)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 1 / Dir: Kiel McNaughton

Television

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Raised by Refugees (Lucas)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Dir: Madeleine Sami
Year
2019 - 2021
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Regular Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2021
Production (Role) Patriot Brains (Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 2
Year
2020
Production (Role) Golden Boy Season 2 (Ray)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Three
Year
2020
Production (Role) Stand Up Aotearoa (Comedy Performer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) Dai's House Party (Comedian)
Production Company / Director Kevin & Co / Three
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono & Ben (Various)
Production Company / Director Mediaworks
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Panelist & Writer)
Production Company / Director Three

Production

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2020
Production (Role) Frickin Dangerous Bro | Web Series (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) New Zealand Today (Story Researcher)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks
Year
2019
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono and Ben (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Co-head Writer)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks

Ray O'Leary is an award winning comedian, having performed over 300 stand-up shows. Notable performances include four New Zealand Comedy Festival shows (including a solo show) and SkyCity.

Nomination - Billy T James Awards (2020, 2017)
Nomination - Best Comedy Performance on Television - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2020, 2019)
Winner - Best Comedy Show - Hamilton Fringe Awards (2019)
Winner - Breakthrough Comedian - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2019)
Nomination - Best Comedy
Nomination - Outstanding Achievement - Wellington Comedy Awards (2019)
Winner - Best Newcomer - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Comedian, Best Newcomer, Most Improved, Breakdown Performer and Most Loved - Wellington Comedy Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Newcomer - Wellington Comedy Awards

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Princess of Chaos (Interview 1)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 1 / Dir: Kiel McNaughton
Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Raised by Refugees (Lucas)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Dir: Madeleine Sami
Year
2019 - 2021
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Regular Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2021
Production (Role) Patriot Brains (Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 2
Year
2020
Production (Role) Golden Boy Season 2 (Ray)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Three
Year
2020
Production (Role) Stand Up Aotearoa (Comedy Performer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) Dai's House Party (Comedian)
Production Company / Director Kevin & Co / Three
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono & Ben (Various)
Production Company / Director Mediaworks
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Panelist & Writer)
Production Company / Director Three
Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2020
Production (Role) Frickin Dangerous Bro | Web Series (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) New Zealand Today (Story Researcher)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks
Year
2019
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono and Ben (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Co-head Writer)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks
Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)

New Zealand*

Languages:
(* = native/fluent)

English*

Performance:

Comedy, Comedy Improv, Stand-Up Comedian

Other Skills:

Masters - Philosophy

Height:
6' 2"/186cm
Eye Colour:
Hazel
Hair Colour:
Black
All
Summary
Awards
Television Movie
Television
Production
Skills
Characteristics

Summary

Ray O'Leary is an award winning comedian, having performed over 300 stand-up shows. Notable performances include four New Zealand Comedy Festival shows (including a solo show) and SkyCity.

Awards

Nomination - Billy T James Awards (2020, 2017)
Nomination - Best Comedy Performance on Television - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2020, 2019)
Winner - Best Comedy Show - Hamilton Fringe Awards (2019)
Winner - Breakthrough Comedian - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2019)
Nomination - Best Comedy
Nomination - Outstanding Achievement - Wellington Comedy Awards (2019)
Winner - Best Newcomer - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Comedian, Best Newcomer, Most Improved, Breakdown Performer and Most Loved - Wellington Comedy Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Newcomer - Wellington Comedy Awards

Television Movie

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Princess of Chaos (Interview 1)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 1 / Dir: Kiel McNaughton

Television

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Raised by Refugees (Lucas)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Dir: Madeleine Sami
Year
2019 - 2021
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Regular Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2021
Production (Role) Patriot Brains (Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 2
Year
2020
Production (Role) Golden Boy Season 2 (Ray)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Three
Year
2020
Production (Role) Stand Up Aotearoa (Comedy Performer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) Dai's House Party (Comedian)
Production Company / Director Kevin & Co / Three
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono & Ben (Various)
Production Company / Director Mediaworks
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Panelist & Writer)
Production Company / Director Three

Production

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2020
Production (Role) Frickin Dangerous Bro | Web Series (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) New Zealand Today (Story Researcher)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks
Year
2019
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono and Ben (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Co-head Writer)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks

Ray O'Leary is an award winning comedian, having performed over 300 stand-up shows. Notable performances include four New Zealand Comedy Festival shows (including a solo show) and SkyCity.

Nomination - Billy T James Awards (2020, 2017)
Nomination - Best Comedy Performance on Television - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2020, 2019)
Winner - Best Comedy Show - Hamilton Fringe Awards (2019)
Winner - Breakthrough Comedian - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2019)
Nomination - Best Comedy
Nomination - Outstanding Achievement - Wellington Comedy Awards (2019)
Winner - Best Newcomer - New Zealand Comedy Guild Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Comedian, Best Newcomer, Most Improved, Breakdown Performer and Most Loved - Wellington Comedy Awards (2016)
Nomination - Best Newcomer - Wellington Comedy Awards

Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Princess of Chaos (Interview 1)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 1 / Dir: Kiel McNaughton
Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2021
Production (Role) Raised by Refugees (Lucas)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Dir: Madeleine Sami
Year
2019 - 2021
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Regular Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2021
Production (Role) Patriot Brains (Panellist)
Production Company / Director TVNZ 2
Year
2020
Production (Role) Golden Boy Season 2 (Ray)
Production Company / Director Kevin and Co. / Three
Year
2020
Production (Role) Stand Up Aotearoa (Comedy Performer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) Dai's House Party (Comedian)
Production Company / Director Kevin & Co / Three
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono & Ben (Various)
Production Company / Director Mediaworks
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Panelist & Writer)
Production Company / Director Three
Year
Production (Role)
Production Company / Director
Year
2020
Production (Role) Frickin Dangerous Bro | Web Series (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2020
Production (Role) New Zealand Today (Story Researcher)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks
Year
2019
Production (Role) Have You Been Paying Attention (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2018
Production (Role) Jono and Ben (Writer)
Production Company / Director TVNZ
Year
2017
Production (Role) 7 Days (Co-head Writer)
Production Company / Director MediaWorks
Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)

New Zealand*

Languages:
(* = native/fluent)

English*

Performance:

Comedy, Comedy Improv, Stand-Up Comedian

Other Skills:

Masters - Philosophy

Height:
6' 2"/186cm
Eye Colour:
Hazel
Hair Colour:
Black