Keisha Castle-Hughes

Highest Rated: 91% Whale Rider (2003)
Lowest Rated: 27% Tone Deaf (2018)
Birthday: Mar 24, 1990
Birthplace: Donnybrook, Western Australia
In 2004, 13-year-old Keisha Castle-Hughes became the youngest person ever to be nominated for an Academy Award in the Best Actress category. Born in Australia to a Maori mother and an Australian father, Castle-Hughes was discovered by a casting agent at her school in Mt. Wellington, New Zealand. With no previous acting experience, she made her film debut as the courageous, young Paikea in the highly acclaimed film Whale Rider. She won awards from the Broadcast Film Critics Association, Chicago Film Critics Association, and Online Film Critics Society for her performance. Castle-Hughes's roles for 2005 include the Queen of Naboo in Star Wars: Episode III.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
27% Tone Deaf Actor 2018
77% Thank You for Your Service Alea $9.5M 2017
No Score Yet Vampire Jellyfish 2013
No Score Yet The Vintner's Luck Celeste 2011
83% Red Dog Rose $14.1M 2011
50% Hey Hey It's Esther Blueburger Sunni 2008
37% The Nativity Story Mary $37.7M 2006
80% Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Queen of Naboo 2005
91% Whale Rider Paikea `Pai' Apirana $20.7M 2003

TV

CREDIT
61% FBI
2018
FBI Analyst Hana Gibson
  • 2019
93% Manhunt
2017
Tabby
  • 2017
91% Game of Thrones
2011
Obara Sanda Obara Sand
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
34% Roadies
2016
Donna Mancini
  • 2016
100% The Almighty Johnsons
2011
Gaia
  • 2014
No Score Yet Rewind
2013
Priya
  • 2013
42% Legend of the Seeker
2008-2010
Creator
  • 2010
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
Guest
  • 2003

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