Peter Hayden

Mr Jones

Peter Hayden has split his working life between drama and documentary. He has produced, written and presented many science and nature documentaries. Drama work on screen includes: The Light Between Oceans, Hillary, Power Rangers, Dirty Laundry, Shortland Street, The Brokenwood Mysteries and 800 Words. Earlier roles include Beyond Reasonable Doubt, The Fire-Raiser, Arriving Tuesday, Shaker Run and Illustrious Energy (Best Supporting Actor Award). Peter has appeared in Auckland Theatre Company shows: Other Desert Cities, Trees Beneath the Lake, The Ladykillers, Lysistrata, You Can Always Hand them Back, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and Peer Gynt [recycled]. Other theatre productions include Oleanna, Heroes, Calendar Girls, The Truth Game, Tom Scott’s The Daylight Atheist, Roger Hall’s Book Ends and A Short Cut to Happiness, Time Stands Still, Twelfth Night, Into the Woods, David Hare’s The Vertical Hour and Carl Nixon’s The Raft.

“Sara Brodie and I worked together on ATC’s production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time. I so look forward to making more theatre magic with her in the ASB season of Under the Mountain.”