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Danai Gurira

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. She returned to the United States at age 19 to study at Macalester College. She earned her MFA at New York University


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Born:
Feb 14, 1978 In Grinnell - Iowa - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
12
First Appeared:
In the movie The Visitor 2007-09-07
Latest Project:
Movie Black Panther 2018-02-09
Known For
Poster of All Eyez on Me
Poster of Mother of George
Poster of Restless City
Poster of The Walking Dead
Filmography

Black Panther (2018)

Action Adventure Science Fiction
Movie
as Okoye

All Eyez on Me (2017)

Drama Music
Movie
as Afeni Shakur

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast (2014)

Adventure Animation Family
Movie
as Fury (voice)
7 201 votes

Mother of George (2013)

Drama
Movie
as Adenike Olumide Balogen
7.5 6 votes

The Walking Dead: A Decade of Dead (2013)

Documentary
Movie
7.3 5 votes

Restless City (2012)

Drama Romance
Movie
as Sisi

Talking Dead (2011)

Drama
Series
as Herself
8 6 votes

3 Backyards (2010)

Drama
Movie
as Woman in Blue Dress
4.8 4 votes

My Soul to Take (2010)

Drama Horror Mystery Thriller
Movie
as Jeanne-Baptiste
5.1 99 votes

The Walking Dead (2010)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Michonne
7.3 1740 votes

Ghost Town (2008)

Comedy Fantasy Romance
Movie
as Assorted Ghost
6.4 221 votes

The Visitor (2007)

Crime Drama Music
Movie
as Zainab
6.8 102 votes