2013 – 2014

November 2014

Anniwaa has recently collaborated with Fashion/ Editorial Photographer, Marcus Hessenberg on the Diamond series.

Anniwaa Buachie

To see more photos from the series click here

 

 

 

 

Anniwaa will be performing in:

Sugar, Rum, Molasses Reading (1)

October 2014

This month Anniwaa finished recording a BBC Worldservice radio play: The Cactus Flower written by Virginia Jekanyika, Zimbabwe, winner of English as a Second Language prize. Anniwaa has also finished filming Virgin – a film about a woman who is dealing with repercussions of FGM.

September 2014

Having worked with Ralph Lauren photographer: Francois Boutemy on numerous occasions, Anniwaa teams up with Francois again to present portraits of a different nature.

 

Anniwaa Buachie

Anniwaa Buachie

August 2014

Barbican Fashion Workshop 7022 Custom NameBarbican Fashion Workshop 7020 Custom Name

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anniwaa was photographed by vibrant photographer Gisela Torres (sister to actress Gina Torres) , as part of the Barbican Ram Fashion event.

 

 

 

Always one to support new African talent, Anniwaa attended the 4th annual African Fashion Week London. A fan of all things African, Anniwaa shared her fashion influences with Ethiopian Magazine – Ethio Beauty. 

African

Anniwaa Buachie- Ethio Beauty Magazine African London Fashion Week

May 2014

 

Anniwaa returns to the British stage this summer as ‘Chipo – the sexy wife’  in ‘The Epic Adventure of Nhamo and his Sexy Wife Chipo.’

Witness the tale of Nhamo, a dashing young goat herder, who has to defeat his arch nemesis, to woo the girl of his dreams, the one and only sexy African diva, Chipo Tsvarakadenga. 

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A Tiata Fahodzi production

 

April 2014

Hollywood Dreamers

A meeting by chance; Anniwaa has contributed to ‘Hollywood Dreamers,’ a photo documentary project by amazing street photographer Robbie Lee. 

“‘Hollywood Dreamers’ is a documentary photographic essay of actors who leave everything behind for a chance to make it big in Hollywood.” 

– Robbie Lee 

For more info click here

For more pictures click here

 

April 2014

Since March 2014, Anniwaa has been working with American actress Cindy Pickett and actor Charles Malik Whitfield on Innercity Shakepeare 2014 production A Midsummer Night’s Dream, mentoring the young cast of actors. With the support of professional mentors Inner City Shakespeare brings an ensemble of students into the world of “Theatre” using Shakespeare’s ageless language and eloquent dramatic insight into people and events. More details: http://innercityshakespeare.org/

The production will be performed in Grand Park, Los Angeles on May 4th 2014. It’s free for all, so join in the fun here

 

 

 

March 2014

Anniwaa was invited to attend a  phenomenal event – Youth Human Rights International which took place in Los Angeles. The event was hosted by Marisol Nichols, Dr. Mary Shuttleworth and celebrity host committee members Kristin Chenoweth, Kelly Preston, and Jenna Elfman, actor Terry Crews; YHRI awarded organizations and individuals who have saved young victims from the horrors of human trafficking.

 

 

Anniwaa Buachie arrives at Youth for Human Rights International Celebrity Benefit at Beso Hollywood on Monday, March 24, 2014 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Annie I. Bang /Invision/AP)

Anniwaa Buachie arrives at Youth for Human Rights International Celebrity Benefit at Beso Hollywood on Monday, March 24, 2014 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Annie I. Bang /Invision/AP)

March 2014

Anniwaa Buachie will be bring ‘sexy back’ in Tiata Fahodzi touring production of The Epic Adventure of Nhamo the Manyika Warrior and His Sexy Wife Chipo.  Following  sold out performances at the Tricycle Theatre in August 2013, Tiata Fahodzi will be bring African sunshine and laughter to theatres nationwide, from May – July 2014. For more details  please click here: Bringing ‘Sexy’ Back

Anniwaa Buachie at the 2013 Alfred Fagon Awards pic by Amy Dang © Afridiziak Theatre News

Anniwaa Buachie at the 2013 Alfred Fagon Awards pic by Amy Dang © Afridiziak Theatre News

 

November 2013

Friday, 29th November, Anniwaa performed at the Tricycle Theatre as part of  the prestigious  Alfred Fagon Award.The Award, established in 1996, commemorates the life of the late playwright and actor Alfred Fagon and is for the year’s best play by a British writer of Caribbean or African heritage. The  winning writer, Diana Nneka Atuona  wrote a phenomenal play –  Liberian Girl  which focuses on  the Liberian civil war in the early 90’s.  Anniwaa, worked with a fantastic cast and Talawa Theatre Artistic Director, Michael Buffong

Anniwaa worked with world- leading advertising agency BBH on a new Mothers 2 Mothers Campaign. Utilising her African accent, the campaign encourages people to support the charity  Mothers 2 Mothers to end paediatric AIDS. To view the campaign please click here: http://youtu.be/vfPzdEnH9RM

October 2013

Anniwaa will be making a special appearance in ‘Re-Introducing Oshun’  an interdisciplinary exhibition that re-imagines black women’s bodies as sacred places of beauty, intimacy and love through the Yoruba deity, Oshun. Hosted by Yinka Shinobare, MBE and funded by the Arts Council, it culminates in an evening of live performances at the Lyric Hammersmith.

Featuring an all-female collective working within the mediums of movement, visual arts and poetry, ‘Re-Introducing Oshun’ demystifies the omnipresent gaze placed on black women’s bodies by “creating images of black women that look, talk, feel and love like us and in doing so presenting our own truths.”

Re-Introducing Oshun LR

September 2013

On Friday, September 27 at Talawa Studios Sophia A Jackson hosted an event to celebrate five years of her site Afridiziak Theatre News – the UK’s only website dedicated to African-Caribbean theatre. The invite-only celebration was attended by Anniwaaa and other theatre industry professionals, media, family, friends and supporters of the wonderful site Afridiziak Theatre News.

Actor Anniwaa Buachie-Afridiziak Theatre News 5th Birthday -  [image by Mellz Photography]

August 2013

Anniwaa featured in the compelling episode 6 of series 7, Law & Order UK as Clerk Lewis.

July 2013

Working with the White Boat TV, Anniwaa is currently featuring in a short film focusing on the effects of Alzheimer.

June 2013

On the 25th Anniwaa, was again caring for the sick residents in BBC 1 Eastenders as Nurse Hammond.

May 2013

Anniwaa has just recently finished an episode of Eastenders. After appearing in the show in 2012, she returns once again in one of the UK’s most renowned soaps. Her episode will air in the summer, check back here for more details.

Working with fashion director and designer Lucy Borland, cinematographer Joshua Eiffel Anniwaa features in a fashion promo video for talented designer Alexis Housden. Take a sneak peak below, final film will be uploaded on website.

Anniwaa Buachie - Fashion Promo

Fashion Promo shoot

 

March 2013

Working with unique photographer Corin Ashleigh Brown and prominent stylist Onomé Otite, Anniwaa has been photographed in a series of portraits focusing on ‘Old School’ Africa. A project which focuses on the journey of an old school African transforming into an Afropolitan.

www.corinashleighbrown.co.uk
www.onomeotite.tumblr.com

To have a look at more photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/anniwaabuachie/sets/72157633235753154/

February 2013

Anniwaa is currently filming episode 5 and 6 of  series 4 of the succesful UK drama Law & Order. She will be featuring in both episodes as Clerk Lewis.

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