Amma Asante

Actor · Director · Writer
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Amma Asante is a British filmmaker, screenwriter, former actress, and Chancellor at Norwich University of the Arts, born in London to parents from Ghana. Her love for the film industry started when she received her first role in BBC's Grange Hill. Later, she was given the opportunity to travel to Washington, DC, for an anti-drugs campaign, where she... read more

Amma Asante is a British filmmaker, screenwriter, former actress, and Chancellor at Norwich University of the Arts, born in London to parents from Ghana. Her love for the film industry started when she received her first role in BBC's Grange Hill. Later, she was given the opportunity to travel to Washington, DC, for an anti-drugs campaign, where she met former First Lady Nancy Reagan. Asante wrote and produced the 1998 BBC Two series Brothers and Sisters, starring David Oyelowo. She was a childhood friend of model Naomi Campbell, whom she met when they were seven years old.

Born

Wednesday, 01 January 1969

Links

Actress Filmography

Life Cinematic Self - Interviewee 2020
Red Carpet Report Self 2009
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
Last Call with Carson Daly Herself 2002
Birds of a Feather Angela's Voice (voice), Sydnee 1989
Desmond's Veronica 1989
Grange Hill Cheryl Webb 1978
The South Bank Show Self - Interviewee 1978
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Life Cinematic Self - Interviewee 2020
Red Carpet Report Self 2009
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
Last Call with Carson Daly Herself 2002
Birds of a Feather Angela's Voice (voice), Sydnee 1989
Desmond's Veronica 1989
Grange Hill Cheryl Webb 1978
The South Bank Show Self - Interviewee 1978

Director Filmography

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