Dean Knowsley


Dean has extensive experience on set as talent in television commercials, feature films and TV dramas, and has also crewed as an armourer on many varied productions.

Among his previous work, Dean worked on Avatar, directed by James Cameron. Not only does Dean have an on-screen role in the film, but his aviation background as a pilot (he has a Bachelor of Science in Aviation) meant he was also the Helicopter Trainer for the cast and art department.


Dean has most recently appeared as a cast member on Yogi Bear, Directed by Eric Brevig.

After traveling the world, with stints in Russia, Turkey, Spain, France, England & Australia, Dean has now settled in Wellington, New Zealand and is working on a major Hollywood feature film.

Dean lives with his wife of six years, Veronica, and enjoys travel, Apple Macs, flying, film, rugby, cooking and eating.


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