Born in the United Kingdom to a Nigerian family where he received his BA degree in the Performing Arts from the University of North London and following his postgraduate studies in the UK, he returned to South Africa to settle.
Anthony’s career started on stage as part of Lewisham youth theatre before turning professional with performances at the riverside as part of the London International Festival of Theatre along with other professional performances at the Tricycle theatre and the Albany with Project Phakama. With a theatre and performing arts training background and a BA Performing arts degree, he’s had lead roles in series such Jacobs Cross, Room 9, Traffick as well as Isidingo.
Early television appearances include ‘The Bill’, ‘Holby City’ and ‘is Harry on the Boat’ as well as cinema appearances in the feature films ‘Five Fingers for Marseille’ and the Romantic comedy with Simon Pegg ‘Hectors search for happiness’, while also doing action flick ‘Seal Team 8’ alongside Tom Sizemore finishing off with the cooperate thriller ‘The assignment’.
His latest appearance is as “Winston” in Gaia, a South African horror thriller film featured internationally and directed and produced by Jaco Bouwer.