Koen, still learning to truly harness his powers as the Cleverman, is the only one who can stop the bloodshed between human and Hairy. Ranged against him is the full force of government, spearheaded by his brother Waruu, who is now empowered by Hairy strength within him, and who has found the one thing which can negate Koen’s powers, and render him mortal.

A New Zealand/ Australia co-production.

Screen Incentives

New Zealand Screen Production Grant (NZSPG)- New Zealand


Television series

Production Companies

Co-Produced by Red Arrow International & SundanceTV Produced in association with Head Gear Films & Metrol Technology A Goalpost Pictures & Pukeko Pictures Production


Executive Producer: Sally Riley, Executive Producers: Jan David Frouman, Amelie Kienlin & Irina Ignatiew, Executive Producers: Phil Hunt & Compton Ross, Executive Producers:  Angela Littlejohn & Adam Fratto, Executive Producers: Kylie Du Fresne, Ben Grant, Wayne Blair & Jude Troy, Producers: Rosemary Blight, Sharon Lark,  Jane Allen, Ryan Griffen


Director Wayne Blair (Episodes 1,2,3), Director Leah Purcell (Episodes 4,5,6)