Dean O'Gorman's extensive career took off when he first appeared on television in Raider of the South Seas at the age of 10. These days, he's best known for his big screen role as Fili the dwarf in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy.
Dean's extensive television career includes Nights in the Garden of Spain, The Cult, Go Girls, Legend of the Seeker, McLeod's Daughters, Young Hercules, Shortland Street and Serial Killers.
Dean also has a number of film credits to his name including Toy Love, Bonjour Timothy and Snakeskin.
His stage work includes performing in Ocean Star for the Auckland Theatre Company and in Silo Theatre Company's productions Did I Believe It?, Ruben Guthrie and Rabbit. Dean also played the lead in Circa Theatre's production of Blood Wedding.