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Acting Dame Whina led Rena Owen back to Mass

Monday, June 13th, 2022

Dame Whina Cooper (1895-1994) may no longer be with us but her spirit is still strong, as actress Rena Owen can attest. Owen, who is portraying Te Whaea o Te Motu (mother of the Nation) in a new movie called simply Whina, says the role is her most challenging yet. The way Owen tells it, Read more