Annie Basson (19**-) Actress, stage and TV director.
Began her career as an actress for PACOFS.
Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance
Annie joined the SABC in 19** and went on to become a well known director of documentaries, among which a most valuable and widely researched 13 part history of theatre in South Africa, entitled ** and broadcast by the SABC in the late 1970s. She directed the television seies Meester. She eventually joined Danie Odendaal to be the co-producer of the acclaimed and immensely popular soap opera, Sewende Laan ("Seventh Avenue").
She received an award from the ATKV for her contribution to the Afrikaans entertainment industry.
Insig, 1 April 2007.
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