18 Kiwi Stars You Need To Have On Your Radar In 2018


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Parris Goebel - The award-winning choreographer has just released her first book Young Queen, and is working on a new dance film in America.


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Steven Adams - The sports star made his NBA debut in 2013 with the Oklahoma City Thunder & quickly became a fan favourite.

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Jacob Tomuri - Jacob used to star on Shortland Street but is now Tom Hardy's stunt double. The pair just wrapped filming for Marvel's Venom.

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Grace Palmer - The former Shortland Street actress stars in Adrift alongside Shailene Woodley & lives in LA with ex Home & Away star Pip Northeast.

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Liam Malone - The retired paralympian recently modelled for Philipp Plein at NYFW & currently works for an Auckland-based artificial intelligence firm.

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Flight of the Conchords - Jemaine Clement recently confirmed FOTC are returning to TV for an hour-long special this year.

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Taika Waititi - The beloved kiwi director's flick Thor: Ragnarok dominated the box-office. He's currently working on the forthcoming World War II movie, Jojo Rabbit.

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Georgia Fowler - Last month, the VS angel was named as Project Runway NZ's first host.

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Kimberley Crossman - Kimberley is another former Shortland Street star making a name for herself in Hollywood. She recently appeared in SMILF alongside Rosie O'Donell & Samara Weaving.

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KJ Apa is killing it as Archie Andrews on Riverdale. The kiwi actor scored the lead role in the upcoming rom-com, The Last Summer.

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Julian Dennison - The young kiwi recently wrapped filming for Deadpool 2.

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Frankie Adams - Frankie currently stars as fan fave character Bobbie Draper on Syfy's The Expanse.

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Beulah Koale - Beulah is a series regular on the popular US show Hawaii Five-O.

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Martin Henderson - Martin's recent projects include Grey's Anatomy and The Strangers' sequel.

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Anna Paquin - The True Blood actress is teaming up with her husband Stephen Moyer for her new TV show, Flack.

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Daniel Gillies - The NZ actor has played the role of Elijah Mikaelson on The Originals since 2013.

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Cliff Curtis - The FTWD actor's next big projects include The Meg (alongside Jason Statham) & all four Avatar sequels.

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Rose McIver - The iZombie actress will star in the upcoming musical-drama flick, Daffodils.

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