MyAnna Buring

Last updated on the 26 March 2024 by Evandrus

MyAnna Buring

Mini Biography

Born: 22 September 1979, Sundsvall, Västernorrland, Sweden. 

MyAnna Buring grew up in the Middle East and Europe before settling in the UK.

Buring began her acting career in 2004, appearing in small roles in British television shows such as “Casualty” and “Doctors.” She gained wider recognition for her role as Tanya in the hit British comedy series “The Inbetweeners” in 2008.

Since then, Buring has appeared in a variety of British television shows and films, including “Downton Abbey,” “Ripper Street,” and “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn.” She is also known for her role as Edna Braithwaite in the popular period drama “Downton Abbey.”

In addition to her acting work, Buring is a co-founder of the London-based production company, MahWaff Theatre Company. She has also worked as a voice actor, lending her voice to the video game “The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.”

Buring has been recognised for her talent and dedication to her craft, receiving nominations for the Best Supporting Actress award at the British Independent Film Awards and the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Off-screen, Buring is known for her activism and advocacy work. She has spoken out on issues such as gender equality and animal rights, and has worked with organisations such as Women for Women International and PETA.


Suggested viewing


Ripper Street (2012)

Ripper Street

Bftv 9.0 / IMDb 8.1

Set in Victorian London, “Ripper Street” follows Detective Inspector Edmund Reid and his team as they investigate gruesome crimes in the aftermath of Jack the Ripper’s reign of terror. The series delves into the dark underbelly of the city, exploring corruption, societal unrest, and the psychological toll these crimes take on the characters.

Top cast: Matthew Macfadyen, Adam Rothenberg, MyAnna Buring, Charlene McKenna, Jerome Flynn, David Wilmot, Anna Burnett, Clive Russell, Matthew Lewis.

Banished (2015)


Bftv 8.0 / IMDb 7.4

Banished is fundamentally a narrative of survival, taking place in the harsh historical context of Australia’s penal colony establishment in 1788. However, it goes beyond the formation of Australia and instead explores themes of love, faith, justice, and morality within a close-knit community where life and death hang in the balance.

Top cast: Orla Brady, Ewen Bremner, MyAnna Buring, Ryan Corr, David Dawson, Ned Dennehy, Rory McCann, Russell Tovey, Joanna Vanderham.

The Witcher (2019)
The Witcher

Bftv 9.0 / IMDb 8.1

“The Witcher” is a fantasy series based on Andrzej Sapkowski’s novels. It follows Geralt of Rivia, a monster hunter with supernatural abilities, as he navigates a morally complex world filled with sorcery, political intrigue, and mythical creatures. Geralt’s journey intertwines with destiny as he battles both external threats and his own inner demons.

Top cast: Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra, Freya Allan, Mimi Ndiweni, Eamon Farren, Wilson Radjou-Pujalte, MyAnna Buring, Royce Pierreson, Joey Batey.

In the Dark (2017)

In the Dark, MyAnna Buring

Bftv 8.0 / IMDb 6.8

“In the Dark”, starring MyAnna Buring, is a TV crime drama series. It follows DI Helen Weeks as she investigates two interconnected cases while facing personal challenges. With her pregnancy and troubled past haunting her, Helen navigates a complex web of secrets and danger in her pursuit of justice.

Top cast: MyAnna Buring, Ben Batt, David Leon, Ashley Walters, Jamie Sives, David Prosho, Kieran O’Brien, Jessica Gunning, Thomas Alderley.

The Salisbury Poisonings (2020)

The Salisbury Poisonings

Bftv 8.0 / IMDb 7.2

“The Salisbury Poisonings” is a British miniseries based on real events. It portrays the aftermath of the 2018 Novichok poisoning in Salisbury, England. The story focuses on the local community’s response, the investigation led by authorities, and the impact on the lives of those affected. It is a gripping tale of resilience, bravery, and the fight against an invisible threat.

Top cast: Anne-Marie Duff, Rafe Spall, MyAnna Buring, Mark Addy, Judah Cousin, Annabel Scholey, Sophia Ally, Johnny Harris, Nigel Lindsay, Stella Gonet.

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