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Micheal Wawuyo (Uncle Mike)

  • Micheal Wawuyo  (Uncle Mike)
Film director, Actor, Scenographer
Column : Theater, Cinema/tv, Design

Uncle Michael as is sometimes known is an experienced actor both on stage and film and has taken key roles in high profile theatrical productions such as Jitney and Piano Lesson by August Wilson, Eleventh Commandment, Hand of my people among others.
In Film, Michael has featured in a number of International films such as The Last King of Scotland, Sometimes in April, Silent Soldiers, Ezra, and has also featured in over twenty local films.
Michael is a multi-skilled person who besides acting does production of films and has produced a number of films for BBC such as; The John Akibua story, Trapped in Paradise, The Scot Explorers, The Lost Kingdoms of Africa among others under his co-owned company SPINFILM  Limited.
Besides Film Production, Michael is a make up and special effect artist who has put his mark on a number of local and international films.
He is a script writer with a number of film script under his belt and one: " Stone cold" was successfully filmed five years ago. He has passion for drama, film and this passion has driven him to look at film and drama as business and is the proprietor of CINEMAKA Uganda, co founder of TEANLINE Productions, Partner SPINFILM.
Michael was the set/costume and make up/props designer on the theatre production Silent Voices where he also acted as Bishop.

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