Jennifer Ward-Lealand


Jennifer is pleased to be back at Auckland Theatre Company having appeared in: The Bach, The Talented Mr.
Ripley, Into the Woods, The Herbal Bed and The Graduate for the Company. Her film and television work includes:
Fracture, The Footstep Man, The Ugly and Desperate Remedies (Best Actress Award in Sitges, Spain) Xena:
Warrior Princess, Duggan, Danny and Raewyn (GOFTA Best Actress), Full Frontal and Hercules: The Legendary
Journeys. Jennifer’s theatre highlights include: Hedda Gabler, Agnes of God, Cabaret, The Front Lawn, Twelfth
Night (Adelaide International Arts Festival) and The Goat. Jennifer’s directing credits include: A Christmas Carol,
Sister Wonder Woman, Arohaotearoa, Let Yourself Go, Big River, Acis and Galatea and most recently Jacques Brel
is Alive and Well and Living in Paris. Jennifer has been a proud member of Actors Equity since 1981.