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 Young Actor
Best Young Actress
Best Emerging Actor
Best Emerging Actress
Best Male TV Presenter
Best Female TV Presenter
Best Male Artist
Best Female Artist
Best Young Male Artist
Best Young Female Artist
Best Fashion Female Designer
Best Fashion Male Designer
Best Female Stage Performer
Best Male Stage Performer
Best Media Personality
Best African Music Artist
Best International Actress
Best International Actor
Best International Male Artist
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Best International Female Artist
Best Independent magazine