• 26 December 1960
  •  Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand

Temuera Morrison

Biography

Morrison was born in the town of Rotorua, in the North Island of New Zealand, the son of Hana (née Stafford) and Laurie Morrison, a musician. He is of Maori, Scottish, and Irish descent. His sister was performer Taini Morrison and his uncle was musician Sir Howard Morrison. His secondary education took place at Wesley College, Auckland and Western Heights High School, Rotorua. Morrison lives in New Zealand, and divides his time filming there and in Australia and the United States. He has an adult son, James, and two young daughters, Te Rauna Morrison and Te Kahu Morrison, from a relationship in the late 1980s with singer Kim Willoughby from the all-girl group When The Cat's Away. Temuera Morrison's partner of seven years Ashlee Howden-Sadlier is 26 years his junior and is of Tuhoe and Ngati Porou descent.

Filmography

Movie Name Release Date
Aquaman 2018-12-07
The Island of Dr. Moreau 1996-08-23
Patriarch, The 2016-09-01
Six Days Seven Nights 1998-06-12
Ihaka: Blunt Instrument 2001-10-09
The Beautiful Country 2004-03-13
Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones 2002-05-15
Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith 2005-05-17
The Marine 2 2009-12-29
Vertical Limit 2000-12-08