Danai Gurira Books ‘Avengers’ Gig

Danai Gurira to Appear in Next Avengers Movie

Danai Gurira to Appear in Next ‘Avengers’ Movie

Though she has yet to appear as Okoye in the upcoming Black Panther film, actress Danai Gurira has already booked another gig as the character in the upcoming Avengers: Infinity War. For those of you not familiar with the comic-book character, Okoye is the leader of the Dora Milaje, a fearsome group of female warriors who watch over the royal family of the fictional African country of Wakanda.
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Danai Guriria Gets Colorful for DuJour Magazine

Danai Guriria Gets Colorful for DuJour MagazineDanai Gurira is gracing the inside pages of the October edition of DuJour magazine. The Walking Dead actress stuns in a colorful six-page spread, which was lensed and styled by photographers Peter Ash and Paul Frederick.

Danai is presently having a career defining moment as a playwright, having landed Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o to star in her off-Broadway play Eclipsed. “It’s exciting working with Lupita,” Danai told DuJour. “I wrote this play specifically with her in mind.”
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Nicole Beharie & Danai Gurira Cover Essence

NICOLE BEHARIE - DANAI GURIRA - ALFRE WOODARD - LAVERNE COX COVER ESSENCE MAGAZINE

“Sleepy Hollow” actress Nicole Beharie has landed what will hopefully be the first of many covers for Essence magazine.

Though I had hoped Nicole would grace the cover alone, she has instead been featured alongside another worthy cover star: Danai Gurira of “The Walking Dead,” Alfre Woodard, who has been featured on a solo cover in the past, and surprisingly, LaVerne Cox of “Orange is the New Black.”
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