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Ken Blackburn

Ken Blackburn was born in 1935. He is an actor and writer, known for The Frighteners (1996), Slow West (2015) and Skin Deep (1978). See full bio »


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 2013 Life is for Living (Short) (completed)
Albert Fivell
 2015 The Brokenwood Mysteries (TV Series)
Edward Alderston
- Catch of the Day (2015) ... Edward Alderston
 2015 Slow West
Josh McKenzie
 2014/I Movie (Short)
 2012 Strongman: The Tragedy (Documentary)
Mr. Tucker
 2012 Path of Exile (Video Game)
Eramir (voice)
 2011 Antonio's Secret (Short)
Antonio Berglas
 2011 Rest for the Wicked
Mr. Hayes
 2009 Until Proven Innocent (TV Movie)
Appeal Court Judge (as Ken Blackburn MNZM)
 2005 King Kong
Stage Manager (uncredited)
 2003 The Strip (TV Series)
Finn's Father
- Woof (2003) ... Finn's Father
 2001 Atlantis High (TV Series)
Mr. Dorsey
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Mr. Dorsey
 1999 Farscape (TV Series)
- Thank God It's Friday, Again (1999) ... Hybin
 1998 The Legend of William Tell (TV Series)
Commissioner Esdras
- The Sorcerer's Apprentice (1998) ... Commissioner Esdras
- The Spirit of Kale (1998) ... Commissioner Esdras
- Escape into Fear (1998) ... Commissioner Esdras
 1997 Duggan (TV Series)
- Death in Paradise (1997) ... Sensei
 1996 The Frighteners
Dr. Kammins
 1994 White Fang (TV Series)
- Movie Stars Among Themselves (1994) ... Hank
- Prisoners of Snow (1994) ... Hank
- The Mascot (1994) ... Hank
 1993 The Rainbow Warrior (TV Movie)
Gerard Curry
 1992 Absent Without Leave
 1992 The Ray Bradbury Theatre (TV Series)
Policeman / Timulty
- Sun and Shadow (1992) ... Policeman
- The Anthem Sprinters (1992) ... Timulty
 1992 Shortland Street (TV Series)
Sir Bruce Warner
 1991 Which Way Home (TV Movie)
Immigration Officer
 1990-1991 Shark in the Park (TV Series)
- Silver Spurs (1991) ... Superintendent
- All Sorts (1991) ... Superintendent
- Ten-Zero, Dingo (1990) ... Superintendent
- Prospects ... Superintendent
 1990 Betty's Bunch (TV Series)
The Charmer
 1990 The Grasscutter
Superintendent Lerwick
 1989 Brotherhood of the Rose (TV Mini-Series)
 1989 The Flying Doctors (TV Series)
- The Climber (1989) ... Jake (as Kenneth Blackburn)
 1987 Steel Riders (TV Series)
Inspector Hawley
- Cops (1987) ... Inspector Hawley
 1987 Ngati
 1987 Young Detectives on Wheels
Inspector Hawley
 1985 Hanlon (TV Series)
J. F. M. Fraser
- In Defence of Minnie Dean (1985) ... J. F. M. Fraser
 1984 Gliding On (TV Series)
The Boss (1984-1985)
 1983 Nearly No Christmas (TV Movie)
 1979-1983 Patrol Boat (TV Series)
Cans / Commanding Officer
- Nice Day for a Cruise (1983) ... Cans
- Conduct Prejudicial (1979) ... Commanding Officer
 1983 An Age Apart (TV Series)
- Home Is Where the Heart Is (1983) ... Doctor
 1982 Casualties of Peace (TV Movie)
 1981 Pictures
James Gilchrist
 1981 Bad Blood
Tommo Robson
 1979 Chopper Squad (TV Series)
- No Strings (1979)
 1978 Skin Deep
Bob Warner
 1978 Glenview High (TV Series)
Reg Casey
- The Investigation (1978) ... Reg Casey
 1977 Hunter's Gold (TV Series)
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Alternate Names:

Kenneth Blackburn | Ken Blackburn MNZM


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