MyAnna Buring is a famous Swedish actress whose popularity rose when she was cast as part of a 2005 horror film, The Descent. More fans will identify her from The Twilight Saga. Her roles as Edna Braithwaite in Downton Abbey as well as Susan Hart in Ripper Street, contributed to hher popularity. More recently, she became part of Netflix Sci-Fi series, The Witcher in 2019.

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She first debuted on TV in the series, Murder Prevention, where she acted as Michelle Wynne. She went on to take bigger roles on TV and film. In 2006, she appeared as Scooti Manista on Doctor Who, a popular series on BBC.

Profile summary

  • Name: Anna Margaretha My Rantapää
  • Date of birth: September 22, 1979
  • Age: 40 years
  • Profession: Actress
  • Nationality: Swedish, English
  • Place of birth: Sundsvall, Sweden
  • Zodiac sign: Virgo

MyAnna Buring age and early life

Having been born on September 22, 1979, MyAnna Buring 2020 age is 40 years old as of the time of this publication. The actress had an interesting life as a child. She grew up in the Middle East when her parents relocated there.

While in the Middle East, she attended secondary school at the American British Academy in Muscat, Oman. Her childhood friend is Stegath Dorr, a character actor and a prolific horror filmmaker. Buring relocated to London when she was 16-years-old to study at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.

MyAnna Buring family

Not much is known about the actress' family except that they lived in the Middle East when she was young. She is not forthcoming on details regarding her family.

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Career progression

The actress first started acting on the show, Murder Prevention, in 2004. She has appeared in numerous other shows and films, including Doctor Who. In 2008, she was involved in her first long gig in the series, The Wrong Door.

Her biggest roles came in when she appeared in The Twilight Saga. She was set to appear as Tanya Denali. MyAnna went on to appear in a Christmas special as well as the fourth season of Downton Abbey, in which she was Edna Braithwaite.

She was in many more series including Banished, Prey, and Dag. She went on to voice the character of Anna Henrietta in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Blood and Wine a popular game. Her first role o TV was in Ripper Street, where she appeared in more than 30 episodes. She then and she followed it up with In the Dark and One Night.

MyAnna Buring movies

While her career details above describe a few of the movies she has been in, the following list highlights a lot more of the movies she has featured in;

  • 2004 - Murder Prevention as Michelle Wynne
  • 2004 - Casualty as Kirsty Morrison
  • 2005 - The Descent as Sam
  • 2006 - Doctor Who as Scooti Manista
  • 2006 - The Omen as Tabloid Reporter #2
  • 2007 - Grindhouse as a featured Woman
  • 2007 - The Bill as Kim Heyes
  • 2008 - Doomsday as Cally
  • 2008 - Midsomer Murders as Mandy
  • 2008 - Freakdog as Shelby
  • 2008 - The Wrong Door as Various
  • 2008 - Credo as Alice
  • 2009 - The Road to Vengeance
  • 2009 - Lesbian Vampire Killers as Lotte
  • 2009 - City Rats as Sammy
  • 2009 - The Descent Part 2 as Sam
  • 2010 - Comedy Lab as Inga
  • 2010 - Witchville as Jozefa
  • 2010 - Devil’s Playground as Angela
  • 2010 - Half Hearted as Lauren
  • 2010 - Inspector George Gently as Adriana Doyle
  • 2010 - Any Human Heart as Ingeborg
  • 2011 - Au Revoir Monkeys as Anna
  • 2011 - Super Eruption as Claire
  • 2011 - Way of the Morris as Will-O’-Wisps (voice)
  • 2011 - Kill List as Shel
  • 2011 - The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 as Tanya
  • 2012 - White Heat as Lilly
  • 2012 - The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 as Tanya
  • 2012 - Blackout as Sylvie
  • 2012–2013 - Downton Abbey as Edna Braithwaite
  • 2012 - The Poison Tree as Karen Clarke
  • 2012–2016 - Ripper Street as Susan “Long Susan” Hart / Caitlin Swift
  • 2013 - Agatha Christie’s Marple as Lucky Dyson
  • 2013 - Crossing Lines as Anika
  • 2014 - The Great War: The People’s Story as Dorothy Lawrence
  • 2014 - Hyena as Lisa
  • 2015 - Prey as Jules Hope
  • 2015 - Dag as Anne
  • 2015 - Banished as Elizabeth Quinn
  • 2015 - Hot Property as Melody Munro
  • 2016 - The Comedian’s Guide to Survival as Nell
  • 2017 - In the Dark as DI Helen Weeks
  • 2018 - One Night as Elizabeth

MyAnna Buring Witcher

The actress also acted in Netflix's original, The Witcher. She joined other great actors, including Henry Cavill, Freya Allan as well as Anya Chalotra as the lead actors. She plays the role of Tissaia de Vries, a crucial role in the life of Yennefer. Tissaia is the head of the Aretuza Magical School. This is the place that took in disabled Yennefer and taught her how to utilize magic for healing. However, the best part of the beautiful story is about the best sorceress on the continent. MyAnna’s character Tissaia appears in all eight episodes of the first season.

MyAnna Buring dating

The actress is a private person. This explains how she was able to keep the news of her pregnancy away from the public until she had 2 months left to deliver. Were it not for one of MyAnna Buring images that showed her bump, the public would not have known anything.

She kept the birth of her son private and only talked about it when her son trued 2 months old. Even at that, no one has been able to figure out MyAnna Buring son name or the baby's father. All we know is that she is a single parent.

MyAnna Buring height

The actress stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches. She weighs around 52kg. Her body measurements are given as 34-24-31 inches. She has blonde hair with hazel eyes. The actress' good looks make her stand out, even in the roles she plays.

MyAnna Buring net worth

According to Celebs Closet, the actress is worth $1 million. Averagely, she earns $141 per hour, totaling to a sum of $32 thousand annually. She has starred in a few movies, both locally and internationally, whose returns have been impressive.

MyAnna decided early in life that she would not be sharing her personal life publicly. According to her, she has people close to her, family, and friends, with whom she can discuss issues at a personal level. As such, she would not be sharing anything personal publicly. She mentioned that if she were younger, then she would have felt the pressure to do so, but not anymore.

MyAnna Buring is a brilliant actress. She brings her best every time she takes up a role and transforms herself into the character, bringing it into life. She may be private about her personal life, but the results of her brilliant acting skills are evident for all to see.