Makoare Confirmed as Lurtz
We’ve had further confirmation that Lurtz is indeed played by rising Maori actor Lawrence Makoare. He’s acting next to Temuera Morrison in ‘Crooked Earth” and he’s also appearing in a Maori-language version of “A Merchant of Venice,” so he’s a busy boy.
In “Crooked Earth” Makaore plays Kahu, a charismatic firebrand who has turned his village into a lawless dope-growing wasteland. Seems like he’s getting typecast in the orc-leader roles….”
Read more about Makoare here. [More]Posted in Old Spy Reports on July 15, 2001 by xoanon