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Name: Luanne Gordon


Played the Valkyrie Grinhilda in the Norse episodes. She also appeared in You Are There. Since graduating in 1997 from the nation's premier drama college, Toi Whakaari - NZ Drama School, Luanne has appeared in the TV dramas 'Duggan', 'A Twist in the Tale' and 'Swimming Lessons'. As well as performing numerous roles on the stage, she is soon to be gracing the big screen in her role as 'Lullu' in the feature film 'Stickmen.' This comes from the Stickmen web site
"Stickmen" marks Luanne Gordon's acting debut in a feature film, although she also appeared in the short films "Dying Light" and "The Unmaking of Vanessa" and as an extra in Peter Jackson's "The Frighteners". She has also appeared in theatrical productions such as "Bar Tropicana" and "Jawless Fish Meets the Robot Monster at Bats Theatre; "Travelling North" at Wellington Repertory Theatre; "Jawless Fish Twice Told Tales" at the Watershed Theatre; various Toi Whakaari productions and most recently, "Kitchen Tables" at the Phonenix Theatre and "Serial Killers" at Circa.

Apparently she also works as a casting agent for XENA according to scoop.co.nz

Luanne popped up in a small role in the mega-blockbuster King Kong, as an actor in Jack Driscoll's(Adrien Brody) play. It was filmed in New Zealand of course.


The Rheingold
The Ring
Return of the Valkyrie
You Are There

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