15 Sep 2021

Young Pasifika actor on the rise

From Nine To Noon, 11:20 am on 15 September 2021
Dimitrius Schuster-Koloamatangi

Dimitrius Schuster-Koloamatangi Photo: scene from The Panthers

 Dimitrius Schuster-Koloamatangi plays the main role of Will Ilolahia in the The  Panthers' TV show. Set in 1974, the six-part series tells the story of the activists, the Polynesian Panthers during the infamous Dawn Raid era. The Panthers is on TVNZ on demand and it has just screened at the Toronto International Film Festival, where 20 year old Dimitrius  was selected as a 'TIFF Rising Star'.