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Mark Mitchinson receives Hollywood nomination

0 Comments 05 February 2015

Piha’s Mark Mitchinson receives a Hollywood nomination.

Mitchinson10aHighroad has been nominated for 6 awards at the Indie Series Awards in Hollywood ! Best comedy, best director, best script, Justin Harwood and Mark Mitchinson for Best Actor in High Road – The Web Series !!!

Left: Mark doing ‘his thing’ at West Coast Gallery for locals.  He’s a generous soul – he held the licence for Piha’s preschool for a while and was involved with the Piha Kid’s Charitable Trust to try to get a skateboard facility for Piha kids.

Mark: Well done all those who helped Highroad to be so much fun to do, all the actors , crew and families who indulged us in our little wee madness ! Also big big ups to New Zealand on Air for backing us!


Congrats must also go to Justin Harwood, next to Rachel in photo, for writing and directing High Road.

Left: Premier of High Road Season 2 at Piha Bowler

High Road Web Season #1

High Road Web Season #2

Mark Mitchinson is a British born New Zealand actor. He trained at the Guildhall School of Speech and Drama in London.  He won an award for his portrayal of convicted murderer Colin Bouwer  in the TV drama Bloodlines, and an award for Best Performance by an Actor award at the 2012 New Zealand Television Awards  for playing Jan Molenaar in Siege.  He has also worked in The Hobbit and Power Rangers Megaforce.

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