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Orlando Stewart

Actor, Writer, Producer

Orlando Stewart has appeared in various mockumentary series (including Wayne Anderson) as a reporter, talent manager, and 'marketing director', handing out pizza flyers in Pakuranga. As he says, “it’s kind of fun blurring the lines between yourself and a character”. Stewart wrote and starred in oddball series Rural Drift, and acted in short film The Dump, which he also produced. Later he directed documentary Sonics from Scratch with Simon Ogston, which screened at the 2015 New Zealand Film Festival. The film explores the life and work of experimental artist Philip Dadson. 

...nothing Orlando Stewart does is normal. He was dementedly brilliant as the manager in the series Wayne Anderson: Singer of Songs and he has that same psycho humour. Deborah Hill Cone in The NZ Herald, on Orlando Stewart's show Rural Drift, 26 December 2010