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Rena Owen

Rena is an international award-winning actor and is one of only 6 actors in the world to have worked with both George Lucas and Stephen Spielberg during her illustrious career that spans 3 decades. One of 9 children, she was born and bred in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand to a Maori/Welsh Father and a European Mother. She was first published at 8 ... See full bio »
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  The Exquisite Continent (Documentary) (announced)
 2015 The Red Road (TV Series)
Medicine Woman
- Graves (2015) ... Medicine Woman
 2014 The Dead Lands
 2014 Longmire (TV Series)
Medicine Woman
- Counting Coup (2014) ... Medicine Woman
 2014/IV The Well
 2011 Absolute Killers
Judge Irwin
 2011 Alyce Kills
 2009-2011 East West 101 (TV Series)
Mere Hahunga
- The Price of Salvation (2011) ... Mere Hahunga
- Ice in the Veins (2009) ... Mere Hahunga
 2011 Shortland Street (TV Series)
Hine Ryan
- Episode #20.13 (2011) ... Hine Ryan
- Episode #20.12 (2011) ... Hine Ryan
- Episode #20.7 (2011) ... Hine Ryan
- Episode #20.6 (2011) ... Hine Ryan
- Episode #20.5 (2011) ... Hine Ryan
 2009 Spout (Short)
 2009 Fear Clinic (TV Series)
Brett's Mom
- Hydrophobia (2009) ... Brett's Mom
 2009 Prison Break (TV Series)
- Free (2009) ... SHU C.O.
 2009 Prison Break: The Final Break (Video)
Shu C.O.
 2009 Piece of My Heart (TV Movie)
 2008 A Beautiful Life
 2008 Ocean of Pearls
Anna Berisha
 2008 Finding Red Cloud
 2006 The Iron Man
 2006 The Horrible Flowers
 2006 Leela (Short)
 2005 Freezerburn
 2005 Mee-Shee: The Water Giant
'Crazy' Norma
 2005 Star Wars: Republic Commando (Video Game)
Taun We / RAS Ship Computer (voice)
 2004 Pear ta ma 'on maf
Warrior Woman
 2003 Red Zone
Mac's Mom
 2002 Angel (TV Series)
- Ground State (2002) ... Dinza
 2002 sIDney (Short)
 2001 Soul Assassin
 2001 A.I. Artificial Intelligence
Ticket Taker
 2001 Gideon's Crossing (TV Series)
Tara the Surgeon
- Flashpoint (2001) ... Tara the Surgeon
 2000 Her Iliad
 2000 Dark Knight (TV Series)
Rock Witch
- Golden Bird (2000) ... Rock Witch
 1999 9 Across (Short)
 1999 I'll Make You Happy
 1996-1998 Adrenalin Junkies (TV Series)
Macy Fields
- God's Greatest Gift (1998) ... Macy Fields
- When People Love You (1998) ... Macy Fields
- True Colours (1998) ... Macy Fields
- Boy Scout (1998) ... Macy Fields
- Wants and Needs (1998) ... Macy Fields
 1998 When Love Comes Along
 1998 Dance Me to My Song
 1996 G.P. (TV Series)
Hilary Harper
- Fire and Water (1996) ... Hilary Harper
 1996 Cover Story (TV Series)
- The Cult (1996) ... Mairanga
 1995 Savage Play
 1995 High Tide (TV Series)
Cara Gibson
- Regarding Joey (1995) ... Cara Gibson
 1995 The Call Up
Emily Broughton
 1994 Rapa Nui
 1990-1991 Shark in the Park (TV Series)
- Nothing But the Truth (1991) ... Ngaire
- A Little Help for My Friend (1991) ... Ngaire
- Loyalties (1991) ... Ngaire
- Give a Dog a Bad Name (1991) ... Ngaire
- Et Tu, Brute (1991) ... Ngaire
 1990 Betty's Bunch (TV Series)
Shirley Gardner
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In development. Writer & Producer of New Zealand epic feature film, Behind The Tattooed Face. See more »

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1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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My mum used to say, for an ordinary little girl from the sticks of New Zealand, you have lived an extraordinary life. For that, I am profoundly and eternally grateful. My motto; love what you do and do it to the very best of your ability! See more »


She had to leave her cat in New Zealand and her dog in Australia rather than subject them to 6 months in USA quarantined cages. Misses them terribly but she now makes do with travel friendly Beanie Monkeys and a Plush Yoda. See more »


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