Kerry Fox

Kerry Fox

Kerry Fox is one of New Zealand's most internationally respected and awarded actors. She was recently seen in the third season of Network Seven's series Wanted and the mini-series The Woman in White for Origin Pictures and the BBC.

Her latest feature film credits include Alison Maclean's The Rehearsal, which premiered at the 2016 New Zealand International Film Festival and also screened at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival, Terry McMahon's critically acclaimed Patrick's Day, Neil Armfield's Holding The Man alongside Guy Pearce and Anthony LaPaglia, Jocelyn Moorhouse's The Dressmaker alongside Kate Winslet, Judy Davis and Hugo Weaving, and Grant Scicluna's Downriver which premiered at the 2015 Melbourne International Film Festival.

Kerry's acclaimed body of work includes Jane Campion's An Angel At My Table, for which she was awarded the New Zealand Film Award for Best Actress, the San Sebastian Film Festival Award for Best Actress and the Venice Film Festival Elvira Notari Award for Best Performance, Gillian Armstrong's The Last Days Of Chez Nous, earning her the Asia-Pacific Film Festival Award for Best Supporting Actress, and Patrice Chereau's Intimacy, which saw her win the Silver Bear Best Actress Award at the Berlin Film Festival.

She has also starred in Joe Lynch's Mayhem, Brakes, Tom Harper's War Book, Iain Softley's Trap For Cinderella, Andrew Adamson's Mister Pip, PJ Hogan's Mental, Danny Boyle's Shallow Grave, Michael Winterbottom's Welcome To Sarajevo, The Sound Of One Hand Clapping, Country Life, The Gathering, The Hanging Graden, Storm, Jane Campion's Bright Star, Juan Carlos Fresnadillo's Intruders and Jonathan Teplitzsky's Burning Man.

Kerry has appeared in numerous television productions for the BBC, ITV and Channel 4 in the UK including The Split, Death In Paradise, National Treasure, The Crimson Field, Glue, Sex And Violence, A Village Affair, Saigon Baby, Déjá Vu, Waking The Dead and Trial And Retribution and for HBO in the telemovie The Affair. In 2010 Kerry starred in Rowan Joffe's BAFTA Award winning telemovie The Shooting Of Thomas Hurndall and in 2011 appeared as Oriel Lamb in the groundbreaking television series Cloudstreet based on the novel by Tim Winton.

Kerry trained at The New Zealand Drama School and is an accomplished theatre actress having appeared on stage in Wellington, Sydney and London. More recently, Kerry performed in Tennessee William's Cat On A Hot Tin Roof at London's Apollo Theatre alongside Sienna Miller and Jack O'Connell, Andrew Bovell's Speaking In Tongues at London's Duke of York's Theatre and Noel Coward's The Vortex at the Rose Theatre.

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