Tane Luafutu

A star on the rise, Tane Luafutu (Waikato, Tainui) comes from a family of gifted actors, writers, and musicians who are familiar to audiences throughout Aotearoa.

He was most recently seen in the dramatised documentary, A Boy Called Piano - The Story of Fa'amoana John Luafutu , where he shares the screen with both his father and grandfather.

Other credits include Season one of The Panthers and the Radio New Zealand radio play adaptation of A Boy Called Piano.

Ethnicity - Māori, Samoan

Height - 186cm

Eye Colour - Brown

Hair Colour - Brown

Location - Wellington

Age Range - 16 - 26

Full Biography


Feature Film
2022 - A Boy Called Piano: The Story of Fa’amoana John Luafutu - Documentary - Director - Nina Nawalowalo - Producer - Katherine Wyeth

Short Film
2022 - Siva - Dancer, Performer - Director - Tusi Tamasese

2021 - The Panthers - Sione - Director Tom Herne and various - Producer - Tom Herne and various - Four Knights Films

2019 - A Boy Called Piano: Theatre Development Season - Grandfather Ioane Luafutu
2022 - Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School
2022 - Actor and Instinct - Brita McVeigh
2022 - Pacific Movement - Tupe Lualua
Rapper, M.C, Hip Hop Dancer
Rugby, Basketball, Skateboarding
Language: Maori and Samoan