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The Ahikāroa Cast - Season 1

SMOOCH Te Ahorangi Winitana
GEO Turia Schmidt-Peke
HEMI Nepia Takuira-Mita
CHANTELLE Awhimai Fraser
MARU Wiremu McCarthy
TIPENE Tukairangi Maxwell
AARON Josh McKenzie
NURSE Hera Foley
CUSTOMER Alexander Walker
FELICIA Lori Graham
MAN 1 Shane Martin
MAN 2 Sasha Perry
TOMO Michael Whittaker
DAZ Ryan Poppe
PETE Maddi Barnes
TRAINER Jethro Gardiner
METH ADDICT Amanda Ashton
AWHI Ngawai Herewini
KAUMATUA David Broughton
LECTURER Aroha Rawson
MERE Jade Atkinson
AMOS Tyler Wilson-Kokiri
DINA Tahei Simpson
RECEPTIONIST Larissa Allen
TOM Isaac Te Reina
RA Tiataharoa Maipi
FRED Te Kohe Tuhaka
BARTENDER Stacey Henderson
DETECTIVE Zac McEwen
CELLMATE Stacey Te Hau
PANIA Tomai Ihaia
ALISHA Zoe Boyle
BARBARA Sarah Walden
KAPI Kirk Torrance
CAFÉ MANAGER Clinton Harris
DUTY MANAGER Brady Peeti
ANGIE Stacey Te Hau

 

The Ahikāroa Crew - Season 1

Made in association with Te Māngai Pāho and Māori Television

Produced By Quinton Hita
Directed By Kiel McNaughton
  Hanelle Harris
   
   
Network Executive Tony Holden
Network Executive Manukaroa Anderson
Te Māngai Pāho Executive Kath Akuhata-Brown
Story Supervisor Joss King
Writers Todd Karehana
  Jessica Hansell
  Hanelle Harris
  Georgia Ihimaera
  Tainui Tukiwaho
  Albert Belz
Executive Producer Rachel Jean
Producer Quinton Hita
Production Advisor Nicola Smith
Production Supervisor Anahera Parata
Kura Production Support Karen Te Ō Kahurangi Waaka
Production Accountant Dianne Boddy
First Assistant Director Puti Simich
Second Assistant Director Esther Collas
Casting by CNA Casting
Director Of Photography Joe Hitchcock
Camera Assistant/B Camera Shane Deed
Art Directors Sebastian Hurrell
  Zac McEwen
Costume Designer Sacha Young
Makeup & Hair Designer Amanda Ashton
Gaffer / Grip Henare Mato
Lighting Technicians Phil Totoro
  Jason Kerekere
Lighting Assistants Pesani Vi
  Ethan Card
Sound Recordists Nikora Edwards
  Mark Storey
Art Coordinator Esther Tooth
Art Assistant Ben Morice
Key Costume Standby Te Ura Hoskins
Costume Assistant Joan James
Hair & Makeup Artists Tatiana Te Kowhai
  Christina Lajdes
On Set Location Coordinator Stacey Te Hau
Location Scouts Tafale Matafeo
  Bryce Wood
  Barry Smith
Unit Manager Darren Howman
Caterers Epic Catering
  O Catering
Script Supervisors Sarah Backhouse-Smith
  Monique Knight
Script Editor Joss King
Production Coordinator Mia Henry-Teirney
Production Runners Tamihana Curtis
  Ethan Card
Publicity Rachel Keereweere
EPK Todd Karehana
EPK Mataara Stokes
Stills Photographer Pati Solomona
Publicity Stylist Jane Bucknell
Assistant Editor Tim Ellis
Editor Gareth Dick
Colourist VTR
Sound Post Production Suite 16
ADR/Sound Post Supervisor Suite 16
Soundmix Suite 16
Sound Design Suite 16
Data Management Department of Post
Offline Post Coordinator Gareth Dick
Technical Manager Gareth Dick

 

The Ahikāroa Cast - Season 2

SMOOCH Te Ahorangi Winitana
HEMI Nepia Takuira-Mita
GEO Turia Schmidt-Peke
CHANTELLE Awhimai Fraser
TIPENE Tukairangi Maxwell
MARU Wiremu McCarthy
DYLAN Tuakoi Ohia
KRYSTAL Tatum Warren-Ngata
MAREIKURA Roimata Fox
KID Aniwa Whaiapu Koloamatangi
GIRLIE Waimihi Hotere 
KAPI Kirk Torrance
DINA Nicola Kāwana
TAHU Matia Mitai 
AUNTY AWHI Ngawai Herewini
AMOS Tyler Wilson-Kokiri

 

The Ahikāroa Crew - Season 2

Made in association with Te Māngai Pāho and Māori Television

Producer Quinton Hita
Line Producer Nicola Smith
Head of Content Casey Kaa
   
Production Manager Barbara Carpenter
Production Coordinator Krishna Buenaventura Mariñas
  Mahia Nightingale - Pene 
Production Assistant Renee Puru
Production Accountant Diane Boddy
Casting Director  Naomi Toilalo
Intimacy Coordinator Miriama McDowell
   
   
  Kiel McNaughton 
Director Hanelle Harris
  Awanui Simich - Pene 
  Puti Simich - Pene
  Mirama McDowell 
   
Additional Directors
Joe Hitchcock
  Sebastian Hurrell
First Assistant Director First Assistant Director
Second Assistant Director Eden Vawdrey
   
   
Director Of Photography Joe Hitchcock
B Camera Shane Deed
Camera Assistant Ashleigh Tairakena
Gaffer / Grip Henare Mato
Best Boy Eruera Sutherland
Additional Lighting Tamihana Curtis
  Jade Haitoua 
Sound Recordist Nikora Edwards
  Gabriel Muller 
Boom Operator Raniera Blake
   
   
Story/Script Supervisor
Joss King
   
   
Storyliners Hanelle Harris
  Kura Forrester
  Jessica Hansell
  Todd Karehana
  Georgia Ihimaera
  Onehou Strickland
   
   
Script Editors Todd Karehana
  Harry McNaughton
   
   
Art Director
Sebastian Hurrell
Art Coordinators Regan Taylor
  Marius Van Reijn
Art Assistant James Waititi
  Christina Roberto 
   
Costume Designer
Te Ura Hoskins
Key Costume Standby Laura Coxon
Makeup and Hair Designer Amanda Ashton
Hair and Makeup Artists Christina Lajdes
  Tatiana Te Kowhai
   
   
Location Assistant Casey Tier
Unit Manager Leigh Karangaroa
  Casey McLellan
Script Supervisor Merenia Henry-Teirney
Production Runners Jade Haitoua
  Quinn Hohaia
  Dean Lydiard 
Legals Heather Jensen
Stunt Coordinator  Aron Eastwood
Health and Safety Safe Set Ltd 
EPK Mataara Stokes
Caterers Epic Catering
 
O Catering
   
   
Editors Gareth Dick 
  Charlotte Wanhill
Junior Editor Sophie Coombs
Assistant Editor  Onehou Strickland 
DIT Department of Post
Colourist Daniel Habedank
Audio Mix
Ethan Tan
Online Editor Kevin Henderson
  Sunpix
Website Design and Digital Interface Satellite
   
Executive Producer Rachel Jean
Network Executive Producer Tony Holden
Te Māngai Pāho Executive Kathryn Akuhata-Brown