Kathryn Rawlings - Fiona Samuel
   
  • SELECT
    HEIGHT:
    160cm
    HAIR:
    brown
    EYES:
    green
  • Fiona Samuel
    BACKGROUND
    Fiona is an actor, writer and director. She trained at the New Zealand Drama School, and has been working freelance since 1981.

  • AWARDS & NOMINATIONS
  • YEAR
  • 2006 writer best drama script - "GIRL IN WOODS" for INTERROGATION.
  • 2009 Nominated Best Director and Writer for PIECE OF MY HEART at Qantas Film & Television Awards.
  • 2012 Arts Foundation Women in Film Laureate
  • 2012 NZTV Awards Best Director – Drama/ Comedy for Bliss – The Beginning of Katherine Mansfield.

  • FILM
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • STROKE
  • Dorothy
  • Meridian Films
  • LEMMING AID
  • Raewyn
  • Keir Films
  • FOOTROT FLATS
  • Cheeky Hobson/Magpie/ Pongo Voices

  • TELEVISION
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2019
  • ABLAZE
  • Emma Newton
  • Screentime
  • Josh Frizzle
  • 2008
  • LIFE'S A RIOT
  • Irish Constables Wife
  • Riot Productions
  • Ian Mune
  • 2006
  • RUDE AWAKENINGS
  • Bonnie
  • MF Films
  • Garth Maxwell
  • 2001
  • DISCOVERY CHANNEL
  • Sara
  • Keith Hunter
  • 2001
  • GOOEY DUCK
  • Dr Blenkin
  • Frame Up Films
  • Michael Hurst
  • 2000
  • JACK OF ALL TRADES
  • Pacific Renaissance USA
  • 2000
  • THE MARCHING GIRLS
  • Glenice
  • T.V.N.Z.
  • 2000
  • SEEKERS
  • Rain
  • T.V.N.Z.
  • 2000
  • ROCHE
  • Marcia
  • T.V.N.Z.
  • 2000
  • OVER THE WALL AND OUT
  • Presenter
  • T.V.N.Z.
  • CASUALTIES OF PEACE
  • Susan
  • T.V.N.Z.
  • CLOSE TO HOME
  • Sandy
  • T.V.N.Z.

  • THEATRE
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2003
  • THE WORLDS WIFE
  • Various
  • International Festival Tour
  • Miranda Harcourt
  • 2001
  • TAKE A CHANCE ON ME
  • Fleur
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Janice Finn
  • SOCIAL CLIMBERS
  • Emily
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • DANCING AT LUGHNASA
  • Rose
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • LASHINGS OF WHIPPED CREAM
  • One Woman Show
  • National Tour - A Session with a Teenage Dominatrix
  • TWELFTH NIGHT
  • Viola
  • Watershed Theatre, Auckland
  • THREE SISTERS
  • Natasha
  • Taki Rua/Depot Theatre, Wgtn
  • ORACLES AND MIRACLES
  • Ginnie
  • National Tour
  • CRIMES OF THE HEART
  • Babe
  • Circa Theatre, Wellington
  • TRAFFORD TANZI
  • Tanzi
  • Downstage Theatre, Wgtn
  • LES LIASONS DANGEREUSES
  • Madame de Torval
  • Centrepoint Theatre, Palmerston North
  • THE POHUTUKAWA TREE
  • Sylvia Atkinson
  • Downstage Theatre, Wgtn
  • FRONTWOMEN
  • Tilly
  • Taki Rua/Depot Theatre, Wgtn
  • FOOTROT FLATS
  • Jess/Pongo
  • Circa Theatre, Wellington
  • ACCIDENTAL PHANTASIES
  • Hugh Hefner
  • Taki Rua/Depot Theatre, Wgtn
  • OBJECTION OVERRULED
  • Court Registrar
  • Centrepoint Theatre, Palmerston North
  • COVERBOY
  • Sam
  • Taki Rua/Depot Theatre, Wgtn
  • ABIGAIL'S PARTY
  • Angela
  • Centrepoint Theatre, Palmerston North
  • STAGGER
  • Carol
  • Centrepoint Theatre, Palmerston North
  • AUTOMATIC PILOT
  • Charlie
  • Fortune Theatre, Dunedin
  • LOVED ONES
  • Alex
  • Taki Rua/Depot Theatre, Wgtn

  • NON-BROADCASTING
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • ASTHMA
  • Tracking down the Triggers
  • Marmalade
  • IRD INTERVIEW TECHNIQUES
  • Whanau Support
  • FAMILY FRIENDLY WORKPLACES
  • Legal Resources
  • SAINT JOHNS
  • Legal Resources

  • OTHER
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • FROM 'ERE TO 'ERE
  • Actor/Singer
  • Australia (Winner Fringe First
  • Sydney Festival
  • BABES IN THE MOOD
  • Actor/Singer
  • Nationwide tour


  • TRAINING
  • Toi Whakaari, The New Zealand Drama School

  • RELEVANT SKILLS
  • RADIO Book readings of Oracles and Miracles, Memory and Unlawful Entry. Numerous lead roles in radio drama and many short story readings. Played numerous roles in Don't Touch that Dial, Mobil award-winning comedy