Aleni Tufuga is a Samoan-New Zealand actor and writer, who works across film, television and theatre. A founding member of theatre company the Kila Kokonut Krew, Aleni has toured shows around New Zealand, Australia and the UK.
He has starred in a wide range of Kiwi television, including popular dramas Shortland Street and Outrageous Fortune, music-heavy webseries The Factory and comedy Nothing Trivial. Most recently, he appeared in The Panthers and Westside. His film credits include The Legend of Johnny Lingo, Sione’s Wedding and The Tattooist.