Peter Feeney

Actor | Director | Writer
Peter is a well-established actor, writer, producer, and acting coach who spends his time between Auckland and Melbourne.

He has 60+ film and television credits to his name; notably feature film Black Sheep and tele-feature Abandoned. Recently he has appeared in TV series Mystic, Playing for Keeps, My Life is Murder and Cul-de-Sac.

A published author, Peter has adapted his first novel, Blind Bitter Happiness for television, taking on both directing and acting roles.

Passionate about teaching, and along with teaching and running his own Auckland studio, Peter is a regular facilitator for NZSDG, NZ Equity and MEAA Workshops and in 2020 his handbook on acting, Acting and How to Survive It, was published to great acclaim.
Ethnicity - New Zealand European

Height - 185cm

Eye Colour - Brown

Hair Colour - Grey

Location - Auckland

Age Range - 52 - 62

Full Biography

Credits
Actor

Feature Film
2017 - Wilde Ride - David Simons - Director - Justin Harwood - Tomorrowland TV
2017 - Vermillion - Peter - Director - Dorthe Scheffman - Thick as Thieves
2016 - Frozen Moments - Wilson - Director - Craig Newland - 8 Films
2016 - The Wonder the Scientist - Director - Saul Rubinek - TW Films
2007 - Johnny Kapahala - Mr Clark - Director - Eric Bross - Disney USA
2006 - 30 Days of Nights - John Reese - Director - David Slade - Sony Pictures USA
2006 - Black Sheep - Angus - Director - Jonathan King - Livestock Films
2005 - The Rivers Secret - Jack Steele - Director - Gillian Roberts
2004 - Born Again - Stringer - Director - Steve Morrison
2001 - Toy Love - Jim - Director - Harry Sinclair - Jim Film 3 Ltd

Television
2022 - Mystic - Sean - Director - Various - South Pacific Pictures
2021 - The Panthers - Mayor Dove Myer Robinson - Director - Miki Magasiva, Vea Mafileo & Others - Four Knights Film
2019 - Playing for Keeps Season 2 - John Minindi - Director - Various - Screentime Productions
2019 - The Sounds - Monty - Director - Peter Stebbings - South Pacific Pictures
2019 - The Brokenwood Mysteries (seasons 6 and 7) Marcus - Director - Various - South Pacific Pictures
2018 - In Dark Palaces (Tele-feature) Davidson - Director - Michael Bennett - 10,000 Company
2017 - Murder Is Forever ‘Gypsy’ - Doctor Ryan - Director - Colin Teague - Stephen David Entertainment
2016 - Wentworth - Michael Baresic - Director - Mat King - Freemantle Media Australia
2016 - Wanted II - Anthony Babbage - Director - Peter Salmon and Robert Sarkies Matchbox Pictures
2016 - Wanted II - Oldfield - Dear Murderer - Director -Rik Pellezzeri - Oldfield Screentime
2016 - American Playboy - The Hugh Hefner Story - Glen Hefner - Director - Rick Lopez - Stephen David Productions
2016 - Dirty Laundry - David - Director - Danny Mulheron and Various - Filthy Productions
2016 - Cul De Sac Season 2 - Michael - Director - Stephen Campbell - Greenstone TV
2015 - Hunters - Moreno - Director - Kriv Stenders
2015 - Ash Vs. Evil Dead - Lem - Director - Michael Hurst - Starz
2015 - Cul De Sac - Michael - Director - Stephen Campbell - Greenstone TV
2015 - Abandoned - John Glennie - Director - John Laing - Making Movies
2014 - Venus and Mars - Asst Commissioner Colin Wilson - Director - John Laing - Screentime
2013 - The Almighty Johnsons III - Guy - Director - Geoff Cawthorne - South Pacific Pictures 2012 - Auckland Daze - Peter - Director - Kiel McNaughton - Brown Sugar Apple Grunt
2012 - Operation Overdue (Doco-Drama) - Nick Haigh - Director - Peter Burger - Rogue Productions
2012 - Agent Anna - Adrian - Director - Vanessa Alexander and Peter Salmon - Great Southern Television
2011 - Siege - Paul Symonds - Director - Mike Smith - Screentime
2010 - Killing Time - David Drake - Director - Ian Watson - Freemantle Media for Showtime TV
2010 - Spartacus Prequel 3 eps. - Quintilius Varus - Director - Various - Pacific Renaissance USA
2009 - This Is Not My Life - Old Alec - Director - Various - Greenstone
2008 - Legend of The Seeker - Otto Nyth (ep lead) - Director - Jonathan Brough - Walt Disney (NZ) Ltd
2007 - Amazing Extraordinary Friends II - Mayor Jackson - Director - Various - Greenstone Pictures
2006 - Amazing Extraordinary Friends - Mayor Jackson - Director - Various - Greenstone Pictures
2006 - Rude Awakenings - Dr. Carl Spencer - Director - various - MF Films
2005 - Doves of War - Major Leonard - Director - Chris Bailey - Screenworks
2004 - Not Only but Always - Chat Show Host - Director - Terry Johnson - Channel 4 UK
2004 - Secret Agent Men II - Number 8 (series lead) - Director - Various - Greenstone Pictures
2003 - Secret Agent Men - Number 8 (series lead) - Director - Various - Greenstone Pictures
2002 - All Saints (Australia) - Ongoing Guest - Director - Cath Roden - Channel 7
2002 - You Wish (US tele-feature) - Dave - Director Paul Hoen - Disney USA
2001 - Gooey Duck - Rod Umber - Director - Michael Hurst - Frame Up
2001 - Mataku "Kahurangi" - Harrison - Director - Vanessa Rare - South Pacific Pictures
2001 - Super Fire (US tele-feature) - Town Cop - Super Productions
2001 - Atomic Twister (USA) - Fire Chief - Director - Bill Cocaran
2001 - All Saints (Australia) - Guest Lead - Director - Cath Roden - Channel 7
2001 - Cold Feet - Stewart Mayhew - Director - Cianran Donnelly - Granada
2000 - Shortland Street - Dr. Nathan Exley - Director - Various - South Pacific Pictures

Theatre
2015 - Between Two Waves - Jimmy - Passion Productions - Director - Peter Feeney
2012 - The Last Of The Red Hot Lovers - Barney Cashman - Director - John Antony - Tadpole Productions
2008 - Beau Tyler - One Man Show - Director - Greg Cooper - FMS Productions
2006 - Milo’s Wake - Milo - Director - Peter Feeney - FMS Productions
2005 - Milo’s Wake - Milo - Director - Peter Feeney the Dog's Bollix
2003 - The John Wayne Principal - Alvin - Director - Bob Bennedetti - Sydney Workshop Production
2003 - A Conversation - Jack Manning - Director - Jean-Marc Russ - QTC (Brisbane)
2002 - Hamlet - Horatio - Cut Theatre (Sydney)
Training
2018 - Sydney Actors Collective - Chum Ehelepola
2017 - Dialect Coaching - Gabrielle Rogers
Awards
N/A
Skills
Russian Language
Accents - Standard American, Australian, British Irish & Russian
4-wheel driving, Boxing, Archery, Bicycle Riding, Backgammon, Canoeing, Climbing, Cycling, Diving, Free Diving, Horse Riding, Kayaking, Jogging, PADI Diving, Rock Climbing, Sailing, Scuba Diving, Swimming, Skiing, Strong Swimmer, Sword Fighting