Who Is Hugh Quarshie's wife Annika Sundström?

Who Is Hugh Quarshie's wife Annika Sundström?

Annika Sundström is most known for being the wife of Ghanaian-born British actor Huge Quarashie. His appearances in the films Highlander, The Church, Star Wars: Episode 1- The Phantom Menace, and The Doctor Who are among his most well-known roles.

Annika Sundström has 20 years of experience as a Pilates instructor in Temple Fortune. Before becoming a teacher, she worked as a professional dancer in Europe, which strengthened her focus on movement and the body. She offers one-on-one and two-on-one private lessons in her Hampstead Garden Suburb classroom, as well as a range of group mat classes.

Who Is Annika Sundström?                                        

Annika Sundström is a Swedish who was born in 1965. She is from Visby, a town on the Swedish Baltic Sea island of Gotland. She is a Swedish citizen. Siv Sundstrom, a native of Vastergarn, Gotlands Lan, Sweden, is her mother. 

Siv, her mother, graduated from Stockholms Smagymnasium and went on to work at Är pensionär. She lives in Visby, where Annika was born, as of 2012. Moreover, Annika has a brother named Thomas Sundstrom. 

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Annika, on the other hand, lived in London, United Kingdom, as of 2021. She has traveled a long distance from her village to marry a man from Accra, Ghana.

She is a tall woman, standing at a height of five feet and six inches (1.67 meters). 

Career & Net Worth

Annika Sundström teaches Pilates. For almost two decades, she has been teaching Pilates in Golders Green and Mandaville Place, London. Pilates, she claims, is a type of exercise that strengthens the body's core muscles, improves flexibility and posture, and increases body awareness.

Her expertise, however, was using Pilates to help pregnant women maintain body tone throughout and after pregnancy, as well as relieve stress and anxiety. She even released an exercise DVD to help people get in shape, "gentle pre-and post-natal programs for the pregnant women."

Before becoming a Pilates instructor, Annika shared that she worked as one of the "cats" at Starlight Express Bochum.

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In light of her education, Annika graduated from Save Skolan Visby Sweden in 1993 and went on to join Dans Akademien in Stockholm. She graduated from there in 1987.

As of now, she has garnered a net worth of $1 million.

Hugh Qurahie & Annika Sundström's Wedding/Childrens


Hugh Quarshie and Annika Sundström have been married for a long time. Since they were married, they have lived a long and happy life together. From being friends to being in a relationship to celebrating their wedding, they've come a long way.

Freya and Casper, the couple's two children, have taken their parents' surnames, Sundström Quarshie.


On the occasion of Freya's 25th birthday (i.e. on 11 September 2020). Annika posted on Facebook that Freya was "beautiful, smart, and gracious," and she was ready to "embrace (her) by gushing about it on Fb."

She continued,

"But I have to, cause my mum heart just swells with love when I look at the great young women you have grown up to be. You make the world a better place. Grattis asking!"

Aside from these two, Annika has a stepdaughter, Maya Quarshie Sapieka, who was born in 1990 from Hugh's previous relationship. She had previously resided in South Africa but had later relocated to the United Kingdom, where she was well-liked by her step-siblings and mother.

Annika's Social Media

Annika Sundström was not a big fan of social media. She didn't have an Instagram account as of August 2012, and her Facebook account @annika.sundstrom.758 was rarely updated.

Annika's Twitter account, @q_sundstrom, had four followers at the time.