Julian Dennison

Julian Dennison is a film child actor from New Zealand, best known for his roles as Ricky Baker in Hunt for the Wilderpeople, the highest-grossing New Zealand film in history, and as Russell Collins a.k.a. "Firefist" in Deadpool 2.

Shopping (2013)

Living in New Zealand in 1981 amid high racial tension, Willie, a half-Samoan teenager, is coming into his own. With an unpredictable father, Willie spends most of his time working at a department store or taking care of his little brother, Solomon. A chance ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis Sutherland  •  Mark Albiston
CAST:  Kevin Paulo  •  Julian Dennison  •  Jacek Koman  •  Alistair Browning

Living in New Zealand in 1981 amid high racial tension, Willie, a half-Samoan teenager, is coming into his own. With an unpredictable father, Willie spends most of his time working at a department store or taking care of his little brother, Solomon. A chance ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Louis Sutherland  •  Mark Albiston
CAST:  Kevin Paulo  •  Julian Dennison  •  Jacek Koman  •  Alistair Browning

Paper Planes (2014)

Dylan discovers he has a talent for making paper planes. He has a chance to compete in a world championship, but he'll have to face bullies and self-doubt to do so.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Connolly
CAST:  Ed Oxenbould  •  Sam Worthington  •  Deborah Mailman  •  Nicholas Bakopoulos-Cooke

Dylan discovers he has a talent for making paper planes. He has a chance to compete in a world championship, but he'll have to face bullies and self-doubt to do so.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Connolly
CAST:  Ed Oxenbould  •  Sam Worthington  •  Deborah Mailman  •  Nicholas Bakopoulos-Cooke

Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016)

Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Taika Waititi
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Julian Dennison  •  Rima Te Wiata  •  Rachel House

Ricky is a defiant young city kid who finds himself on the run with his cantankerous foster uncle in the wild New Zealand bush. A national manhunt ensues, and the two are forced to put aside their differences and work together to survive.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Taika Waititi
CAST:  Sam Neill  •  Julian Dennison  •  Rima Te Wiata  •  Rachel House

Chronesthesia (2016)

A romcom with a time-travel twist. Daniel Duncombe is not a committer. When he’s not working at a café or running to stay in shape, he’s perfectly happy to chill at home. Then he starts waking up from weird dreams to find cryptic messages scrawled on his bedroom ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hayden J. Weal
CAST:  Hayden J. Weal  •  Michelle Ny  •  Cohen Holloway  •  Nick Blake

A romcom with a time-travel twist. Daniel Duncombe is not a committer. When he’s not working at a café or running to stay in shape, he’s perfectly happy to chill at home. Then he starts waking up from weird dreams to find cryptic messages scrawled on his bedroom ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hayden J. Weal
CAST:  Hayden J. Weal  •  Michelle Ny  •  Cohen Holloway  •  Nick Blake

Deadpool 2 (2018)

Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Leitch
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Josh Brolin  •  Morena Baccarin  •  Zazie Beetz

Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Leitch
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Josh Brolin  •  Morena Baccarin  •  Zazie Beetz

Once Upon a Deadpool (2018)

A kidnapped Fred Savage is forced to endure Deadpool's PG-13 rendition of Deadpool 2 as a Princess Bride-esque story that's full of magic, wonder & zero F's.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Leitch
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Fred Savage  •  Josh Brolin  •  Zazie Beetz

A kidnapped Fred Savage is forced to endure Deadpool's PG-13 rendition of Deadpool 2 as a Princess Bride-esque story that's full of magic, wonder & zero F's.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Leitch
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Fred Savage  •  Josh Brolin  •  Zazie Beetz

Godzilla vs. Kong (2021)

In a time when monsters walk the Earth, humanity’s fight for its future sets Godzilla and Kong on a collision course that will see the two most powerful forces of nature on the planet collide in a spectacular battle for the ages.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Wingard
CAST:  Alexander Skarsgård  •  Millie Bobby Brown  •  Kyle Chandler  •  Rebecca Hall

In a time when monsters walk the Earth, humanity’s fight for its future sets Godzilla and Kong on a collision course that will see the two most powerful forces of nature on the planet collide in a spectacular battle for the ages.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Wingard
CAST:  Alexander Skarsgård  •  Millie Bobby Brown  •  Kyle Chandler  •  Rebecca Hall

The Christmas Chronicles: Part Two (2020)

Kate Pierce is reluctantly spending Christmas with her mom’s new boyfriend and his son Jack. But when the North Pole and Christmas are threatened to be destroyed, Kate and Jack are unexpectedly pulled into a new adventure with Santa Claus.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Columbus
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Goldie Hawn  •  Tyrese Gibson  •  Jahzir Bruno

Kate Pierce is reluctantly spending Christmas with her mom’s new boyfriend and his son Jack. But when the North Pole and Christmas are threatened to be destroyed, Kate and Jack are unexpectedly pulled into a new adventure with Santa Claus.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Columbus
CAST:  Kurt Russell  •  Goldie Hawn  •  Tyrese Gibson  •  Jahzir Bruno

Blazed (2013)

Two cars, one day: directed by Taika Waititi, this extended public service announcement uses humour to address the dangers of motoring under the influence of marijuana. A trio of tamariki imitate their Dads’ stoned antics, driving home what’s at stake when getting ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Taika Waititi
CAST:  Julian Dennison

Two cars, one day: directed by Taika Waititi, this extended public service announcement uses humour to address the dangers of motoring under the influence of marijuana. A trio of tamariki imitate their Dads’ stoned antics, driving home what’s at stake when getting ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Taika Waititi
CAST:  Julian Dennison