Pat Evison

Actor

Dame Pat Evison's extensive screen career saw her acting alongside George Henare, Roger Hall, William Holden, and a young Mel Gibson. Evison worked extensively on both sides of the Tasman, including long-running TV roles on Close to Home and Australia's Flying Doctors. She passed away in May 2010.

If you want to be remembered, you’re better not to be beautiful. Pat Evison, in a 1998 NZ Herald interview with Frances Grant