Whanau Success

Erana James

Erana James

We are extremely proud of the achievements of the following members of our Rata Studios community. These students have landed roles in professional film, television and stage productions and we offer our congratulations!

Erana James

Played the lead role in the trailer for the Feature Film, The Changeover

Maddie Adams

Maddie Adams

Maddie Adams

Played the lead role in the NZ Film School’s short film.

Rachel Roberts

Cast in a top secret NZ Feature Film, shooting later this year.

Celia Macdonald

Celia Macdonald

Lucy Silver

Cast as a character voice in a short promo video.

Huia Monro

Cast in a short film, Everyone is Taken

Thomasin McKenzie

Thomasin McKenzie

Celia Macdonald

Cast in the stage production of Evita

Thomasin McKenzie

Playing Pixie Hannah in Shortland Street.

Peter McKenzie

Peter McKenzie

Peter McKenzie

Played the lead in a short film, Hypothermia

Rosa Garcia Knight

Cast as a lead in the trailer for Tuakana

Freya Milner

Rebecca Farr

Rebecca Farr

Played Cissy in the recent TVNZ series When We Go To War

Rebecca Farr

Rebecca has been cast as an extra with the Zeal Film academy’s latest film.

She has also been cast in a speaking role for a Super Cheap Ad competition.

Conor Cameron

Best Actor 48 Hour Film Festival National Champs 2015

Madeleine Knowles

Madeleine Knowles

Madeleine Knowles

Huge congratulations to RATA regular Madeleine Knowles who has just been cast in Shortland Street.
“Working at Rata Studios for the past two years has been one of the best things I could have done to enhance my acting career. All of the tutors are exceptional and getting to work with cameras and exceptional people is perfect if you looking at getting into acting. I can’t recommend it enough!”

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