Zynnell Zuh, Joselyn Dumas, Medikal, Others Win Big At 2018 IARA In London

The 2018 edition of the annual International Achievement Recognition Awards (IARA) came to a successful end over the weekend.

The awards show however took place at the Hilton Hotel London Canary Wharf on Saturday

September 22, 2018.

It was a star studded event which saw some International actors as well as Ghanaian actors

walk out proudly holding their award plaques.

Some Ghanaian personalities such as, Zynnell Zuh, Joselyn Dumas and Medikal emerged

as some of the top winners of the night.

Zynnell, who recently took home the Glitz Style Awards Movie Personality of the year award

won for Best Young Actor, for her performance in the 2017 psychological trailer movie Deranged.

Also reigning Glitz Style Awards Best Dressed Celebrity on the Red Carpet,

Joselyn Dumas also won the Best Actress award for the night with the comedy movie Potato Potahto.

Meanwhile, AMG record artiste, Medikal on the music font won for Ghana as he grabbed

the title for the Best African Music Artiste of the Year Award.

Man’s Not Hot hit maker Michael Dapaah aka Big Shaq, Vijay Joseph were also among winners for the night.

The event which was hosted by Steve King and Gail Porter awarded 24 personalities in the

showbiz industry, comprising movies, fashion, music and lifestyle.

 

Christoulla Boodram, Kacey Ainsworth, Emma Taylor, Suzan McLean, received

the Phenomenal Woman honorary awards for the night in recognition of their ability to use their individual

platforms to enhance lives and cause change.

Founded in 2014, IARA is aimed at celebrating artists across the Art and Entertainment

industry; for Excellence, Inclusion, Diversity, Equality, and Innovations.

The awards confers, highlight outstanding talents, laudable initiatives and recognizes

the hard work of those in Theatre, Music, Film/TV and the Fashion industry.

Below is the full list of winners for IARA 2018;

Best Actor

Jamie Lomas

Best Actress

Joselyn Dumas

Best Young Actor

Zack Morris

Best Young Actress

Zynell Zuh

Best Emerging Actor

Kevin Leslie

Best Emerging Actress

Ionica Adriana

Best Male TV Presenter

Matt Johnson

Best Female TV Presenter

Lisa Cannon

Best Male Artist

Micheal Dapaah

Best Female Artist

Tallia Storm

Best Young Male Artist

Donel Mangena

Best Young Female Artist

Lucy Kane

Best Fashion Female Designer

Toyin Lawani

Best Fashion Male Designer

David Koma

Best Female Stage Performer

Kimmy Edwards

Best Male Stage Performer

Jay Perry

Best Director

Patrick Ryder

Best Media Personality

Bonang Matheba

Best African Music Artist

Medikal

Best International Actress

Amel Bouchoucha

Best International Actor

Vijay Joseph

Best International Male Artist

Peter Okoye Mr P

Best International Female Artist

Salma Rachid

Best Independent magazine

Rion Magazine