2005 Order of New Zealand Merit
For Services to Film and the Theatre

2003 Arts Foundation
Laureate Award

1999 TV Guide New Zealand TV Awards
Best Director (Comedy) for Hercules: The Legendary Journeys ('And Fancy Free' episode)

1997 TV Guide New Zealand TV Awards
Best Dramatic Performance in a Supporting Role: for Hercules: The Legendary Journeys ('King for a Day' episode)

1995 New Zealand Film and Television Awards
Nominated for Best Male Performance in a Dramatic Role - Television: for Typhon's People

1994 Cannes Film Festival
Official Selection - Special Season of New Zealand Shorts: for I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry