WATCH: Cliff Curtis play every ethnicity in Hollywood

Kiwi acting legend Cliff Curtis has legit played every role under the sun.

The 48 year old Rotorua man has played everything from Maori, to Arab to Latin American and nailed every single one of them.

He started his career in 1991 on a TV show called Under Cover, with his first movie being in 1993.

He's well known for his role as Uncle Bully in Once Were Warriors and Porourangi in Whale Rider.