Stephen Lovatt has performed in theatre, radio, television and cinema throughout New Zealand, Australia, Canada and the US over the last 30 years.
Television credits include Top of the Lake, Hope and Wire, Ash vs Evil Dead 2 and Spartacus: Gods of the Arena. Stephen has recently finished playing Pompeii in the Roman Empire II for Stephen David Productions and was on New Zealand television playing Detective Sergeant Don Allan in Screentime’s Resolve. Previous work for Auckland Theatre Company includes Billy Elliot the Musical, Fallen Angels, Enlightenment and Rupert, with particular highlights being King James in Anne Boleyn and Colonel Malone in Once On Chunuk Bair. Other theatre highlights include When the Rain Stops Falling, Tom Stoppard’s The Real Thing, Angels in America and The Only Child produced by Silo Theatre. Recently, Stephen starred in Rob Tappert’s 2017 sell-out season of Pleasuredome and has just finished playing the titular role in Macbeth for the Pop-Up Globe Auckland. Stephen was awarded Excellence in Performance at the 2014 Auckland Theatre Awards for his work throughout that year.