Jennifer Ward Lealand is one of Aotearoa's most iconic actors.
She's probably best known for delivering lines in perfect Shakespearian english, but in fact the language Jennifer loves the most is Aotearoa's own.
For the past 6 years Jennifer has devoted herself to learning te reo Māori.
Billie Jo Hohepa-Ropiha caught up with her for a kapu-ti and a kōrero.
Here is the full episode which featured this story earlier in the year.