Stuart Devenie M.N.Z.M.
Dominic Renfield on The Amazing Extraordinary Friends
Recurring Role (1)
Guest Star (14)
Legend of the SeekerCormac
Power RangersBlack Tribunal (voice)
Power RangersMr. O'Shaunessy/Bald Man (voices)
Street Legal (2000)Alan Wolfe QC
Street Legal (2000)Queen's Counsel
Jack of All TradesMarquis de Sade
Young HerculesFake Skourous
Hercules: The Legendary JourneysCount Von Verminhaven
Hercules: The Legendary JourneysCernunnos
City LifeNeil Gribble
Hercules: The Legendary JourneysMagistrate
Hercules: The Legendary JourneysGuest Star
The Ray Bradbury TheaterGarrett
Kiwi actor Stuart Devenie's career has spanned three decades with him playing leads in a number of plays and television dramas, including The Daylight Atheist by Tom Scott and Caligula, Disgrace and The Talented Mr Ripley for the Auckland Theatre Company. Stuart has also directed The Orderly Business of Life and The God Boy, and has performed in Ladies Night, Middle Age Spread, Take a Chance On Me, Twelve Angry Men, and Uncle Vanya, among many others. His TV credits include Street Legal, Mercy Peak, Jack of all Trades, and Hercules. Stuart is also one of the top voiceover artists in New Zealand.
Stuart Forbes Devenie
- Trivia & Quotes
Stuart: (on his choices in reading materials) I spend so much of my life in a fantasy land I have to read the most appallingly dry books you can imagine.
Stuart: (on acting) Every single character you play, you have to enter into their humanity. It doesn't matter if they're Macbeth or Moliere's Miser.
In 2010, Stuart received an Arts Foundation of New Zealand Laureate Award.
In 2008 he was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit "for services to entertainment".
In 2000, he established a new theatre company, Playfair Ltd, in Whangarei, New Zealand.
From 1983-1984 Stuart was the Artistic Director of Centrepoint Theatre in Palmerston North.
Stuart's theatre credits include, among others:
(2010) August: Osage County "Beverly Weston", Auckland Theatre Company, dir. Colin McColl
(2010) Romeo and Juliet "Lord Capulet", Auckland Theatre Company, dir. Willem Wassenaar
(2009) The Pohutukawa Tree Leading role, Auckland Theatre Company, dir. Colin McColl
(2009) Four Flat Whites In Italy "Adrian", Auckland Theatre Company, dir. Janice Finn
(2008) The Tempest for Peripeteia Players
(2007 & 2008) Hatch/Plight of the Penguins for Auckland Theatre Company, dir. Colin McColl
(2006) The Underarm Dir Stuart Devenie
(2006) Glide Time "The Boss" Silo Theatre, Dir Oliver Driver
(2005) Sex with Strangers- Second Edition "Stranger", Dir Colin Mitchell
(2004) Caligula Auckland Theatre Company, Dir Colin McColl
Uncle Vanya "Vanya" ATC White Face & Y Fronts ATC 2econd Unit
The Learner's Stand Court Theatre
The God Boy ATC
Take a Chance on Me Playfair Ltd
Molly Sweeney ATC
Middle Age Spread Playfair Ltd
Ladies Night Playfair Ltd
The Daylight Atheist "Tom Scott" ATC
Death of a Salesman "Stanley" ATC
Twelve Angry Men "Juror 1" ATC
The New Rocky Horror Show "Frankenfurter" Stetson Productions
The Cripple of Inishmaan "Dr McSharry" ATC
All My Sons "Bill" ATC
Take a Chance on Me