Kathryn Rawlings - Ava Diakhaby
   
  • SELECT
    HEIGHT:
    173cm
    HAIR:
    brown
    EYES:
    brown
  • Ava Diakhaby
    BACKGROUND
    Since graduating from Unitec's Bachelor of Performing and Screen Arts in 2015, Ava has since been working as an actor, writer and singer. Recent career highlights include Auckland Theatre Company’s Filthy Business and Shortland Street the musical.

  • TELEVISION
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2019
  • SWEET TOOTH (PILOT)
  • Head Nurse
  • Team Downy & Warner Bros.
  • Jim Mickle
  • 2017
  • FUNNY GIRLS 2
  • Various
  • Media Works
  • Joseph Moore

  • THEATRE
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2019
  • KARAOKE BOIZ
  • Shane
  • Cuetone Media
  • Thomas Sainsbury
  • 2019
  • HOMOS OR EVERYONE IN AMERICA
  • Laila
  • Brilliant Productions
  • Shane Bosher
  • 2018
  • FILTHY BUSINESS
  • Rosa
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Colin McColl
  • 2018
  • ALICE
  • Abigail
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Leo Gene Peters
  • 2018
  • WIGGING OUT
  • Various
  • Basement Theatre
  • Kate Simmonds
  • 2018
  • LEGACY PROJECT 5
  • Abigail
  • Q Theatre
  • Ben Moore
  • 2018
  • SHORTLAND STREET THE MUSICAL
  • Ensemble
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Simon Bennett
  • 2017
  • BOYS
  • Various
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Eleanor Bishop & Julia Croft
  • 2017
  • FLAPS (RETOUCHED)
  • Various
  • Bits and Pieces Ensemble
  • Torum Heng
  • 2016
  • THE RIME OF THE MODERN MARINER
  • Grant
  • The PlayGround Collective
  • Robin Kerr
  • 2016
  • FLAPS
  • Various
  • Bits and Pieces Ensemble
  • Brie Hill & Emily Campbell
  • 2016
  • CINDERELLA
  • Faeiy Godmother
  • Te Pou Theatre
  • Michael Jamieson
  • 2016
  • THE TEMPEST
  • Ensemble
  • AU Outdoor Summer Shakespeare / Pop Up Globe
  • Benjamin Henson
  • 2016
  • THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES
  • Various
  • Shapeshift Collective
  • Alex Whitham
  • 2015
  • 2063
  • Esme
  • Unitec / Q Theatre
  • Pedro Ilgenfritz

  • MUSICAL THEATRE
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2014
  • JESUS CHRIST SUPER STAR
  • Ensemble
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Oliver Driver

  • WEB SERIES
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2017
  • AUCKWARD LOVE (Season 3)
  • Katie
  • We Three Productions / TVNZ
  • Emmett Skilton
  • 2017
  • PSUSY (Season 2)
  • Hairdresser
  • PSUSY Productions Ltd.
  • Annie Duckworth

  • TRAINING
  • Bachelor of Performing & Screen Arts - Unitec
  • US Accent Course - Jacque Drew
  • Singing - Rebecca Wright & Anne Jarman
  • Actors Intensive Workshop - Shane Bosher
  • Actors Curious Thinkers Workshop - Mind over Manner - Sue Haldane
  • Actor in Process - Sara Wiseman

  • RELEVANT SKILLS
  • SPORT: Netball, Swimming
  • DANCE: Salsa
  • SINGING: Highly Skilled Soprano (Musical Theatre, Jazz)
  • LANGUAGES: Basic French
  • ACCENTS: British (RP, Manchester), US - (Standard, New York), Welsh, African, Australian