• SELECT
    HEIGHT:
    178cm
    HAIR:
    black
    EYES:
    brown
    WEB:
  • Mayen Mehta
    BACKGROUND
    Mayen Mehta is a Kiwi Indian actor, writer and comedian. His screen credits include Interceptor (Netflix), Fresh Eggs, The Bad Seed, Power Rangers and Sweet Tooth. He has been nominated for a Best Actor award at the 48 Hours Film Festival and the docudrama he starred in, Cabbie, won the Ignite Award at the Vancouver International Film Festival. He has also performed in award winning stage productions like Tea, Orientation and A Fine Balance. Mayen has written for animation series Tales of Nai Nai and as a stand-up comedian he is a Raw Comedy Quest Grand Finalist and won the Fresh As Flick Comedy competition in New Zealand (2016). His voice over versatility has allowed him to be the voice of many national and international productions including a titular character in the Path of Exile game.

  • AWARDS & NOMINATIONS
  • YEAR
  • 2016 - Fresh As Flick Comedy Competition Winner - NZ International Comedy Festival
  • 2016 - Finest Creation - Grand National Finalist - 48 Hour Film Festival
  • 2016 - Boom Warrior - Finalist for Best Comedy - My Rode Reel Film Competition
  • 2016 - Cabbie - Ignite Award Winner - Vancouver International Film Festival
  • 2017 - RAW Comedy Quest - Grand Finalist - NZ Comedy festival
  • 2017 - Best Picture & Best Ensemble (Parasites) - Illinifest Student Film Festival
  • 2017 - Best Actor Nomination - V 48 Hour Film Festival - "Stand Up"

  • FILM
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2021
  • INTERCEPTOR
  • Corporal Rahul Shah
  • Missile Film
  • Matthew Reilly
  • 2020
  • DEAD
  • Samar Prakesh
  • Augusto
  • Heyden J. Weal
  • 2017
  • AO-TERROR-ROA
  • Corey
  • H2Ow Productions
  • Nick Burridge
  • 2011
  • TIMESLOW
  • Jayesh
  • Real Time Prods.
  • Sally Tran

  • TELEVISION
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2020
  • POWER RANGERS: DINO FURY
  • Astronomer
  • Power Rangers Productions Ltd
  • Chris Graham
  • 2020
  • SWEET TOOTH
  • Man In Denim
  • Team Downey / Netflix
  • Jim Mickle
  • 2019
  • SHORTLAND STREET
  • VIRAT MANDAL
  • South Pacific Pictures
  • Various
  • 2018
  • BAD SEED
  • Detective Singh
  • South Pacific Pictures
  • Helena Brooks & Caroline Bell-Booth
  • 2018
  • FRESH EGGS
  • Dr. Ganesh
  • Warner Bros. & TVNZ 2
  • Britta Hawkins & Kim Harrop
  • 2015
  • CABBIE (DocuDrama)
  • Navi
  • Stretch Media
  • Jessica Parsons and Jennifer Chiu
  • 2012
  • SHORTLAND STREET
  • Amit Patel
  • South Pacific Pictures
  • Wayne Tourell
  • 2009
  • SPARTACUS (Blood And Sand)
  • Featured Extra
  • Pacific Resistance
  • Paul Grinder

  • SHORT FILM
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2017
  • STAND UP
  • Tim
  • Angle3 Pictures
  • Daryl Wong & Leah McVeagh
  • 2016
  • BOOM WARRIOR
  • Ninja
  • Angle3 Pictures
  • Jenny Chen
  • 2016
  • PARASITES
  • Manav
  • Michael Cannon Miller
  • 2016
  • FINEST CREATION
  • Rajnesh
  • Angle3 Pictures
  • Daryl Wong
  • 2013
  • 8 SHORTS
  • Dr. Tom
  • Candlelit Pictures
  • Paolo Rotondo
  • 2010
  • THE PACK
  • Strait
  • Jacob Stansfield & Ben Gower
  • 2010
  • WHY YOUR PARENTS LOCK THEIR DOORS
  • Sydney Manson
  • 48 Hour Film Comp
  • Allan Li & Gina Minahan

  • THEATRE
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2019
  • A FINE BALANCE
  • Manek
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Ahi Karunaharan
  • 2019
  • MY HEART GOES THADAK THADAK
  • Roshan Ramsey
  • Silo Theatre
  • Ahi Karunaharan
  • 2018
  • TEA
  • Nala & Haran
  • Auckland Arts Festival
  • Ahi Karunaharan
  • 2017
  • THE ADVENTURES OF RAMA
  • Rama
  • Auckland Theatre Company
  • Ahi Karunaharan
  • 2017
  • ONE DAY IN SIS
  • Gamali
  • Tiny Theatre
  • Lisette de Jong
  • 2016
  • MARCH OF PROGRESS
  • Sanjay Nagra
  • Short and Sweet Theatre
  • Sananda Chatterjee & Mayen Mehta
  • 2015
  • A FINE BALANCE
  • Maneck
  • Prayas Theatre
  • Ahi Karunaharan
  • 2014
  • LA SERVA PADRONA
  • Vespone
  • The Opera Factory
  • Raymond Hawthorne
  • 2014
  • ASIAN INVASION NATIONAL TOUR
  • Various
  • Ensemble Impact
  • Kerryn Palmer
  • 2013
  • THE WHEEL
  • Colline&Hancock
  • The Actors Program/TAPAC
  • Shane Boscher
  • 2013
  • CAMINO REAL
  • Survivor/Abdullah/Lord Byron/ Pilot
  • The Actors Program/Basement Theatre
  • Benjamin Henson
  • 2012
  • WHY IS EVERYBODY SO FULL OF TECHNIQUE
  • Harry
  • Maidment Theatre
  • Pete Hibberdene & Benjamin Teh
  • 2004
  • SUBURBIA
  • Norman
  • Community Theatre
  • 2002
  • MACBETH
  • Porter
  • Community Theatre

  • WEB SERIES
  • YEAR
  • PRODUCTION
  • ROLE
  • COMPANY/VENUE
  • DIRECTOR
  • 2018
  • AFK Season 2
  • Ranger Derek
  • Epically Casual Ltd
  • Peter Haynes
  • 2017
  • PSUSY 2
  • Pharmacist
  • Jaya Beach Robertson
  • 2016
  • FRIDAY NIGHT BITES
  • Petrol Station Attendant
  • Flat 3 Productions
  • Roseanne Liang


  • TRAINING
  • ACTING - Thiago Maraes Bastos - 2010
  • 2010 FILM ACTING & AUDITION WORKSHOP - Andrea Kelland and Vicky Yiannoutsos
  • 2012 AMERICAN ACCENT WORKSHOP - Jacque Drew
  • 2012 - Screen Acting Workshop with Miranda Harcourt
  • 2012-2013 - The Actors Program - Diploma of Achievement
  • 2015 - ACTORS EQUITY CASTING HOTHOUSE - Matt Skrobalak, Marissa Ross, Kerry Barden, Nikki Barrett & Stu Turner

  • RELEVANT SKILLS
  • HOCKEY, ICE SKATING, KAYAKING, ROLLER BLADING, RUGBY, TENNIS, MUSIC COMPOSITION, KEYBOARD/PIANO (Trinity College Grade 5), ACOUSTIC GUITAR, SINGING (Baritone/Tenor).
  • Stage Combat, Animation Voice Over, Comedy, Improvisation; Impersonations, Presenting, Resistance Training, Full Driver's License
  • ACCENTS - American, Middle Eastern, South African, Indian, Scottish, RP, Italian, Russian, Mexican,French & Australian.
  • IMPRESSIONS
  • LANGUAGES: Basic Hindi and Farsi