Mark Mitchinson (born 6 July 1966) [4] is a British born New Zealand actor. He trained at the Guildhall School of Speech and Drama in London. [5] He won an award [6] for his portrayal of convicted murderer Colin Bouwer in the TV drama Bloodlines, [7] and an award for Best Performance by an Actor award at the 2012 New Zealand Television Awards for playing Jan Molenaar in Siege. [8] He was also cast in The Hobbit as Braga [9] and Power Rangers Megaforce . [10]