26 Mar 2016

Julian, Christian and Mabelle Dennison: filming Wilderpeople

From Saturday Morning, 10:08 am on 26 March 2016

At 13, Hutt Valley school student Julian Dennison is starring in his third feature film – Taika Waititi's Hunt for the Wilderpeople. Julian has a lead role in the film as bad egg Ricky Baker, who takes off into the bush with his foster father, played by Sam Neill.

One morning before school Julian, his twin brother Christian and his mother Mabelle joined Kim Hill in the studio for a conversation about international travel, social media and the boys' goals for when they're taller/older:

Julian Dennison played supporting roles in the films Shopping (2013) and Paper Planes (2014). Hunt for the Wilderpeople opens nationwide on 31 March.