No. 2, released as Naming Number Two in North America, is a 2006 New Zealand film written and directed by Toa Fraser in his feature film debut. It was released 16 February 2006 in New Zealand and 3 August 2007 in the U.S.. It was adapted from British-Fijian playwright Fraser's 2000 play.
Soon after the arrival of Ruby Dee in New Zealand, the film was put on hold after the news that her husband Ossie Davis had died in the U.S. Dee flew back to attend the funeral. However, before she left New Zealand, she vowed to return and complete the film. The crew were stood down for a 3 week period, and principal photography commenced at the beginning of March 2005.
|Ruby Dee||Nanna Maria|
|Tuva Novotny||Danish Maria|
|Nathaniel Lees||Uncle Percy|
|Tanea Heke||Aunty Cat|
|Pio Terei||Uncle John|
|Te Paki Cherrington||Father Francis|