Who is MyAnna Buring?
“The Twilight Saga”, a famous franchise based on the novel “Breaking Down” by Stephenie Meyer, brought the audience new favorite actors, who rose to prominence thanks to their roles in the series and movies; one of them is MyAnna Buring, an actress known best for her role as Tanya in the 2011 movie “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Down-Part 1”.
MyAnna reprised her role in the sequel “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Down – Part 2” in 2012, also starring Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner and Robert Pattinson, which was nominated for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Award.
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She now has over 60 credits to her name, and besides the mentioned role, MyAnna is perhaps known best for her portrayal of Shel in the movie “Kill List”, which brought her a nomination in 2011 for the British Independent Film Award for Best Actress.
Early life, family, and education
MyAnna’s birth name is Anna Margaretha My Rantapää, and she was born under the zodiac sign of Virgo on 22 September 1979, in Sundsvall, Västernorrland, Sweden, thus she holds Swedish nationality and her ethnicity is White.
MyAnna was raised in the Middle East by her parents, but about whom nothing is known. She attended secondary school at the American British Academy in Muscat, The Middle East Sultanate of Oman, and when she was 16 years old, she moved to England, where she enrolled at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, from which she graduated with a BA degree in 2004.
Roles in series
MyAnna made her acting debut portraying Michelle Wynne in an episode of the series “Murder Prevention” in 2004, followed by her role as Kirsty Morrison in “Casualty”. Her next role came in 2006, when she was seen as Scooti Manista in “Doctor Who”, and then in the following year, MyAnna was seen as Kim Heyes in “The Bill”.
In 2008, she portrayed Mandy in “Midsomer Murders”, and guest-starred in “The Wrong Door”, while in 2010, MyAnna was seen starring in “Comedy Lab”, “Inspector George Gently”, and “Any Human Heart”. In 2012, she portrayed Lilly in the TV mini-series “White Heat”, followed by her role as Sylvie in “Blackout”.
Through 2012 and ‘13, MyAnna was seen as Edna Braithwaite in “Downton Abbey”, and concurrently as Long Susan in “Ripper Street” from 2012 until 2016. She then starred in “Crossing Lines” and “Marple” in 2013, before being cast to play Elizabeth Quinn in “Banished”, and seen in the series “Prey” and “Dag” in 2015.
In 2017, MyAnna starred as DI Helen Weeks in the TV mini-series “In the Dark”, while in the following year, she was cast to play Elizabeth in “One Night”. Then from 2019 until 2021, she had the recurring role of Tissaia in the three-times Primetime Emmy-nominated adventure drama “The Witcher”, also starring Henry Cavill, Freya Allan, and Anya Chalotra, followed by her role as Kate Carson in “The Responder” in 2022. She will next be seen starring in the new series “Exit”, scheduled for airing in 2023.
Roles in movies
MyAnna made her first movie appearance as Sam in the 2005 movie “The Descent”, followed by her role in “The Omen” in 2006, and in the following year, she was seen starring in “Grindhouse”, “Don’t”, and “English Language”. In the 2008 movie “Doomsday”, she portrayed Cally, and MyAnna was then seen in “Freakdog” and “Credo” in the same year.
In 2009, she starred in “Vampire Killers”, “City Rats”, and “The Descent: Part 2” before she was seen as Angela in “Devil’s Playground” in 2010, followed by her role as Shel in “Kill List”, also starring Harry Simpson and Neil Maskell. Besides the mentioned nomination, MyAnna was nominated for the Fright Meter Award for Best Supporting Actress, and she won the Puchon International Fantastic Film Festival Award for Best Actress.
After her role in “Kill List”, MyAnna was seen in “The Twilight Saga” movies in 2011 and ’12, and then two years later, she was seen as Lisa in “Hyena” and as Chulpan in “Lost in Karastan”, followed in 2016 by her roles in “Hot Property” and “The Comedian’s Guide to Survival”.
In the following year, she was seen starring in several short movies before she was cast to play Jasmine in “Official Secrets” in 2019, followed by her role as Joanna in “Killers Anonymous”, while in 2020, MyAnna starred in “Se upp för Jönssonligan”, the reboot of the famous Swedish saga “Jönssonligan”, which was her most recent movie role.
MyAnna’s fans will be happy to hear that she will be seen starring in the new thriller movie “97 Minutes”, opposite Alec Baldwin and Jonathan Rhys Meyers.
Love life and husband
MyAnna hasn’t been part of any rumors or controversies concerning both her love life and her sexual orientation, mostly because she is tight-lipped about her personal matters. She always keeps a low profile when it comes to her private life, which piqued interest in her married life.
Many people assume that her husband is Lee Ingleby, an actor known for his role as John Bacchus in the series “Inspector George Gently”, however, neither MyAnna nor Lee have confirmed these assumptions.
It is known that MyAnna has a son, born in 2017, whose name she hasn’t revealed, also the baby’s father is unknown to the public. Once she shared a photo of a baby boy and ice cream, saying that these are her two favorite things in the world, however, it’s uncertain that the photo of her son. MyAnna has an Instagram account, which has been followed by over 45,000 people, however, she hasn’t posted any photos which could reveal more about her love life.
As of July 2022, it’s assumed that MyAnna is married, but certainly has one child.
Age, height, and net worth
MyAnna’s age is 42, and has blonde hair and piercing blue eyes; she weighs around 130lbs (60kgs) and is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall, with vital statistics of 34-25-32.
According to sources, for her role in the series “The Witcher”, MyAnna had a salary of around $350,000 per season, and this was her highest paid gig. However, during her more than 15 years long career, she’s starred in numerous popular series and movies, so as of July 2022, her net worth has been estimated at over $1.5 million.