Roy Ward has worked as an actor, director, writer and script editor/advisor for over thirty years.
He is a former Literary Manager/Associate Director for Auckland Theatre Company and has directed several ATC productions, notably Victor Rodgers’ My Name is Gary Cooper. His production of Rodgers’ Black Faggot won Auckland Fringe Production of the Year and went on to tour nationally and internationally. Notable stage credits include The Crucible and Nell Gwynn for ATC and Think of Garden for TAPA and Resident Alien, a solo show in which he appeared as ninety-year-old Quentin Crisp. His most recent stage appearance was as a disgraced politician in Sam Brooks’ Burn Her. Television credits include recurring roles on Shortland Street, Go Girls, Dirty Laundry, Dear Murderer and several series of The Brokenwood Mysteries in which he plays Reverend Lucas Greene.