Born and raised in Te-Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington, David Fa’auliuli Mamea (Safune/Safotu, Samoa) worked in a number of offices for over a decade before throwing it all in for film school.

Since then he has worked on film, television, theatre and radio projects in genres ranging from sci-fi to soap, comedy to horror, and documentary to drama. He is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter with an MA from IIML.

He and his Lovely Wife live in Te Tai Tokerau Northland with their dogs, cat, ponies, chickens, kunekune pigs and sheep.

Feel free to say kia ora.