Annie Whittle

Nancy French

Annie Whittle is a New Zealand actor, singer, presenter and comedian, with a career that spans more than four decades.

Theatre highlights: The Lady Killers, Four Flat Whites in Italy and Taking Off for Auckland Theatre Company; Groundswell, Calendar Girls, Putting it Together, Duet for One and Side by Side by Sondheim for The Court Theatre; and A View from the Bridge, Blood Brothers and The Glass Menagerie for Peach Theatre Company.

Television highlights: A Week of It, Shortland Street, Kai Korero, Go Girls, Outrageous Fortune and, most recently, The Brokenwood Mysteries.

Film highlights: Piece of My Heart, Trial Run, The World’s Fastest Indian, where she starred alongside Anthony Hopkins, and Bellbird, which premiered at New Zealand International Film Festival in 2019.