Danai Gurira and Oscar Isaac wow at opening night of Macbeth

Danai Gurira and Oscar Isaac wow at opening night of

Danai Gurira wows in vibrant yellow coat as fellow Marvel star Oscar Isaac cuts a smart figure in snazzy black jacket at opening night of Macbeth By Christine Rendon For Dailymail.com Published: 20:29 EDT, 28 April 2022 | Updated: 22:06 EDT, 28 April 2022 Marvel stars Danai Gurira and Oscar Isaac wowed at opening night … Read more

Danai Gurira, Norm Lewis, and Kimber Elayne Sprawl Join Public Theater Gala Lineup

Danai Gurira Norm Lewis and Kimber Elayne Sprawl Join Public

Gala on the Green also features the previously announced Renée Elise Goldsberry, Oscar Isaac, and Lin-Manuel Miranda. The Public Theater’s Gala on the Green, which will launch the 60th anniversary season of Free Shakespeare in the Park, has announced additional guests for the May 24 event at Central Park’s Delacorte Theater. Norm Lewis and Kimber Elayne … Read more

Danai Gurira Talks Theater, Directing and London Revival of Her Play ‘The Convert’

Danai Gurira Talks Theater Directing and London Revival of Her

If Danai Gurira were any busier, she would probably explode. As an actor, playwright, social activist and regular on AMC’s long-running zombie drama The Walking Dead, the 40-year-old Zimbabwean-American has long had to juggle multi-hyphenate fame. But her profile has rocketed into orbit recently, after she played fierce, shaven-headed warrior Okoye in the two biggest … Read more

Ali Stroker, Daniel J. Watts & More to Star in Danai Gurira Led RICHARD III at Free Shakespeare in the Park

Ali Stroker Daniel J Watts More to Star in

The Public Theater announced complete casting today for the Free Shakespeare in the Park production of RICHARD III, kicking off the 60th Anniversary Season at The Delacorte Theater. The complete cast joins the previously announced Danai Gurira, who will play Richard III. Directed by Tony Award nominee Robert O’Hara, RICHARD III will begin performances at … Read more

Danai Gurira says her post-‘Black Panther’ calling is to return to writing, but with one key twist

Danai Gurira says her post Black Panther calling is to return

LONDON —  Despite the towering success of “Black Panther” and “The Walking Dead,” Danai Gurira, the actress, is steadfastly holding onto her alternate identity: Danai Gurira, the writer. Gurira, whose plays grapple with cultural identity and her heritage as a Zimbabwean and an American, recently opened her 2012 “The Convert” at London’s Young Vic, with “Black … Read more

Could Danai Gurira Be The Next Cast Member To Walk Away From ‘The Walking Dead’

Could Danai Gurira Be The Next Cast Member To Walk

While ‘The Walking Dead’ usually has over a dozen major characters at any given time, for most fans, there were– until recently– six that were really considered integral, Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln), Carl Grimes (Chandler Riggs), Maggie Rhee (Lauren Cohan), Carol Peletier (Melissa McBride), Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus), and Michonne (just “Michonne,” like “Cher”, Danai Gurira).  … Read more

Everything is about to change for Danai Gurira thanks to Avengers: Endgame

Everything is about to change for Danai Gurira thanks to

Danai Gurira catapulted into superstardom with her roles in The Walking Dead and Black Panther, but Avengers: Endgame will change everything. By the end of April 2019, Danai Gurira might have another distinction to add to her already impressive list of accomplishments and accolades. By that point, Avengers: Endgame will have been in theaters long … Read more

DANAI GURIRA — A NIGHT OF THE SPOKEN WORD, SONG, AND DANCE TO GET OUT THE VOTE – Los Angeles Sentinel

DANAI GURIRA — A NIGHT OF THE SPOKEN WORD SONG

Tony Award®-nominated playwright, actress, and activist Danai Gurira, photo Lapacazo Sandoval (File Photo) Tony Award®-nominated playwright, actress, and activist Danai Gurira, one of the most brilliant voices in theater today, has teamed up with two-time Tony Award-winning director Stephen Daldry, and two-time Pulitzer Prize® winner Lynn Nottage to present a very special event to get … Read more

‘Walking Dead’ Shocker: Danai Gurira to Exit (Exclusive)

Walking Dead Shocker Danai Gurira to Exit

Danai Gurira, a breakout star of AMC’s The Walking Dead, is exiting the series. Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that Gurira, who officially joined the series in season three as iconic katana-wielding badass Michonne, has signed a deal to return for her final season of the zombie drama. Under her new deal, Gurira will return … Read more

Black Panther’s Danai Gurira is an action hero in her own right

Black Panthers Danai Gurira is an action hero in her

Danai Gurira didn’t read many comic books when she was growing up in Zimbabwe, except, she says, for a little Archie and Asterix. She only learned about Black Panther, she admits, when she found out that director Ryan Coogler crafted the role of General Okoye, the kick-ass leader of Wakanda’s all-female Dora Milaje special forces, … Read more

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