Shimpal Lelisi

Actor, Writer

Shimpal Lelisi is an award winning actor, writer and presenter. He is well known for his work with comedy group, The Naked Samoans, appearing in hit movie Sione's Wedding, and writing for animated TV comedy bro’Town where he also voiced the character Valea.

When you're 14, all that really matters is food and girls. Lelisi describing the character motivation for the bro’Town boys

Housiewives

2018, As: Dr Seus - Television

Funny Girls - NZ Suffragette Special

2018, As: Mum investigator - Television

Rooster Rooster Dragon Rat - Oscar's Guide to the Chinese Zodiac

2013, Subject - Television

Fresh - Jason Momoa and Wentworth (Series Three, Episode 16)

2013, Director - Television

Neighbourhood

2012 - 2017, Presenter - Television

Fresh - Bloopers and Fob Outs (Series Two)

2012, Director - Television

I Am TV - Series Five, Final Episode

2012, Field Director - Television

Sione's 2 - Unfinished Business

2012, As: Sefa - Film

Fresh - First Episode

2011, Director - Television

Radiradirah

2010, Contributing Writer , As: Various roles - Television

Radiradirah - First Episode

2010, Contributing Writer, As: Various roles - Television

ASB Polyfest 2008

2008, Director - Television

Here to Stay

2008, Presenter - Television

Tagata Pasifika - 20th Anniversary Special

2007, Presenter - Television

Sione's Wedding

2006, As: Iosefa - Film

bro'Town - Morningside Story

2005, Writer, As: Valea Pepelo, As: Various roles - Television

bro'Town - Honky the Wonder Horse

2005, Actor, Writer - Television

bro'Town - Get Rucked

2004, Writer, As: Various roles - Television

bro'Town - The Weakest Link (First Episode)

2004, Writer, As: Valea Pepelo - Television

The Living Room - Series One, Episode Eight

2002, Subject - Television

Spin Doctors

2001 - 2003, As: Sefi - Television

Tagata Pasifika - The Naked Samoans

2001, Subject - Television

Staunch

1999, As: Constable - Television

Topless Women Talk about Their Lives

1997, As: Mike, Cultural Liaison - Nuie - Film

City Life

1996 - 1998, As: Ofisa - Television

City Life - First Episode

1996, Ofisa - Television

Topless Women Talk about Their Lives (Series)

1995, Mike - Television

Shortland Street - Highlights from the first 15 years

1999 - 2000, As: Louie Iosefa - Television