Kimberley Hikaka has worked on the successful British ITV series Downton Abbey. Last year a mini series she co-produced, won two Bafta's; for best actor and best mini series. The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies is now screening on Netflix NZ. and tells the story of a retired school teacher, Christopher Jefferies, who was questioned by British police over the murder of his tenant, 25 year old architect Joanne Yeates.
He was then hounded by the tabloid media despite no charges being brought against him. Another man was later charged with her murder.
Between television roles, Kimberley Hikaka also works for Médecins Sans Frontières.
She talks to Kathryn Ryan.