Fans are loving the latest Hollywood movie, Black Panther. They are also loving the role of Okoye which is played by actress Danai Gurira. Today we will talk about Danai Gurira Biography, age, net worth, Awards, relationship, weight loss, and lots more.
Danai Gurira Biography, Age, Net Worth, Awards, Relationship, Weight Loss & More
Who Is Danai Gurira ?
Danai Gurira is an American actress and playwright. She is best known for her starring roles as Michonne on the AMC horror drama series The Walking Dead and as Okoye in the Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero films Black Panther, Avengers – Infinity War, and Avengers – Endgame. Her real and full name is Danai Jekesai Gurira.
Danai Gurira Age & Date of Birth
Danai Gurira was born on 14th February 1978, in Grinnell, Lowa, United States. Currently, she is 44 years old.
Danai Gurira Parents & Siblings
Danai Gurira’s mother’s name is Josephine Gurira whereas her father’s name is Roger Gurira. She has three siblings named Shingai Gurira, Choni Gurira, and Tare Gurira respectively.
Danai Gurira Nationality, Religion & Ethnicity
Danai Gurira is a Christian by religion with American Nationality. Her ethnicity is mixed. She is of Zimbabwean descent.
Danai Gurira Education
Danai completed her school life at Dominican Convent High School. She studied at Macalester College in Saint Paul, Minnesota. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She won Master of Fine Arts in acting from Tisch School of the Arts, New York University.
Danai Gurira Profession & Career
Danai Gurira debuted in Hollywood with the movie The Visitor in 2007. Her Television debut came 3 years ago in 2004 with the TV Series Law & Order – Criminal Intent. She becomes popular with the role of Okoye in the famous franchisee Avengers Series. Her last movie Black Panther – Wakanda Forever released in 2022. So far she has been part of 23 Hollywood flicks including TV Series to date.
Danai Gurira Awards
Danai Gurira is always a talented and critically acclaimed actress. She has won 13 Awards so far.
In 2019, she won the Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series (Saturn Award) for the movie The Walking Dead at the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA.
Danai Gurira Net Worth 2022
Danai is in the Hollywood industry for the last 18 years or more. The estimated net worth of Danai Gurira is around 4.80 Million US Dollars. The figure should increase next year as her new movie Black Panther – Wakanda Forever is already released.
Danai Gurira Relationship & Boyfriend
Danai Gurira is in a relationship with her long-time boyfriend Norman Reedus since 2015.
Danai Gurira Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Danai Gurira is 5 feet 7 inches tall. Her height is 1.70 meters. She weighs around 55 Kg (121 Pounds). Her hair color is black with blue eyes. She has a half-slim body with measurements of 33-24-27 inches.
Danai Gurira Weight Loss, Health & Fitness
Danai Gurira has lost 2 kg weight during the last month. She is doing regular workouts in the gym to remain fit and healthy. So far her health is all right.
Danai Gurira Today
Today Danai Gurira is busy promoting her new movie Black Panther – Wakanda Forever. Stay tuned for the latest Box Office update of this movie.