Danai Gurira
Danai Gurira

Gender

Female

Known Credits

8

Danai Gurira

Date of Birth: Feb 14, 1978

Birthplace: Grinnell - Iowa - USA

 

 

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Danai Jekesai Gurira (born February 14, 1978 height 5 7 (1,70 m)) is a Zimbabwean-American actress and playwright. She is best known for her role as Michonne on the AMC drama series The Walking Dead. Grinnell, IowaGurira was born in Grinnell, Iowa and was raised there until December 1983, when she moved with her family to Harare, Zimbabwe. She has an older brother who is a chiropractor and two older sisters, while her mother is a university librarian and her father is a chemistry professor.

Known For

Filmography

Black Panther

Black Panther

as Okoye

2018

All Eyez on Me

All Eyez on Me

as Afeni Shakur

2017

Mother of George

Mother of George

as Adenike Olumide Balogen

2013

Restless City

Restless City

as Sisi

2012

The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead

as Michonne

2010

The Visitor

The Visitor

as Zainab

2008