Kathryn Rawlings - Ava Diakhaby
   
  • SELECT
    HEIGHT:
    173cm
    HAIR:
    brown
    EYES:
    brown
  • Ava Diakhaby
    BACKGROUND
    Ava Diakhaby is a British born actress of Senegalese and European descent. Having moved to NZ in 2009, Ava has trained and worked here in NZ since. Ava has performed professionally in Avatar Sequels directed by James Cameron, Sweet Tooth directed by James Mickle, as well as many theatre productions with Auckland Theatre Company.

  • AWARDS & NOMINATIONS
  • YEAR

  • FILM
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2020
  • AVATAR SEQUELS
  • Neurotech
  • Fox Studio & Lightstone Entertainment
  • James Cameron

  • TELEVISION
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2020
  • THE CREAMERIE
  • Ada
  • Kevin & Co.
  • Roseanne Liang
  • 2019
  • SWEET TOOTH (PILOT)
  • Head Nurse
  • Team Downy & Warner Bros.
  • Jim Mickle
  • 2017
  • FUNNY GIRLS 2
  • Various
  • Media Works
  • Joseph Moore

  • SHORT FILM
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2020
  • TAKE 3
  • Lavern
  • Independent
  • Alex Igbanoi

  • 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
  • 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
  • 2018
  • SHORTLAND STREET THE MUSICAL
  • Ensemble
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Simon Bennett
  • 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