Danai Gurira Height, Age, Boyfriend, Biography, Wiki, Net Worth

American on-screen character Danai Gurira who rose to acclaim through her depiction of Michonne, at long last bid farewell to the show. She was brought into the world fourteenth February 1978 in Grinell, Iowa, USA to the foreigner guardians from South Rhodesia, Zimbabwe. In the wake of recapturing status of an autonomy nation, entire family moved back to Harare and sought after school instruction. Be that as it may, she chose to concentrate in USA rather and moved back to Minnesota, finished graduation with Bachelor of Arts in brain science from Macalester College. Later she got Master of Fine Arts in acting from Tisch School of the Arts under NYU connection.


At the point when she was in Zimbabwe, she used to show acting alongside playwriting in South Africa too Liberia. In 2006 she won an Obie Award and an Outer Critics Circle Award for composing. She gained best lead entertainer at Helen Hayes Award for her support on off-Broadway show In the Continuum, of which she was co-essayist together with Nikkole Salter. She made film debut in 2007, taking an interest in the film “The sudden visitor” for which she got a few honors. Later in 2009, she made Broadway in the play by August Wilson’s Joe Turner’s Come and Gone. From that point onward, in 2010 she featured in the blood and gore movie by Wes Craven My Soul to Take – The tracker of spirits.

Somewhere in the range of 2010 and 2011, she showed up in the repetitive job of Jill in the TV arrangement Treme. She got known to a more extensive crowd in 2012 when she featured in the TV arrangement The Walking Dead as a puzzling fighter Michonne. In 2018 she assumed control over the job of Okoye in the MCU’s film Black Panther and showed up again in a similar job in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame. Anyway she is for the most part perceived for being a long-lasting cast part in “The Walking Dead”. Albeit after seven progressive seasons, Gurira said last farewell to the show. It was reported in a year ago that progressing arrangement would be the last debut for her in the show.

Danai Gurira Biography

Real Name Danai Jekesai Gurira
Birth Date February 14, 1978
Age 42 Years (as of 2020)
Birth Place Grinnell, Iowa, United States
Nationality American, Zimbabwean
Profession Actress
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Aquarius

Danai Gurira Height, Weight and Body Measurement

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in centimeters – 170 cm  Approx
Weight in Kilograms – 57 kg  –  in Pounds –  125.6 lbs Approx
Body Measurements 32-26-34
Bra (Breast) Size 36B (US)
Waist Size 26 Inches
Hip Size 34 Inches
Shoe Size 8 (US)
Dress Size 2 (US)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Slim
Sexual Orientation Straight


School Tisch School Of The Arts
College New York University


Father Roger Gurira
Mother Josephine Gurira
Sister Choni Gurira, Shingai Gurira
Brother Tare Gurira

Danai Gurira Affairs (Relationship Status)

What is Danai Gurira marital status? (single, engaged, married, in relation or divorce) Single
Is Danai Gurira having any relationship affair? No
Is Danai Gurira lesbian? No
Who is Danai Gurira Boyfriend?

Danai Gurira Movies

  • The Visitor (2007) as a Zainab
  • Ghost Town (2008) as a Assorted ghost
  • 3 Backyards (2010) as a Woman in Blue Dress
  • My Soul to Take (2010) as a Jeanne-Baptiste
  • Restless City (2011) as a Sisi
  • Mother of George (2013) as a Adenike Olumide Balogun
  • Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast (2015) as a Fury (voice)
  • All Eyez on Me (2017) as a Afeni Shakur
  • Black Panther (2018) as a Okoye
  • Avengers: Infinity War (2018) as a Okoye
  • Avengers: Endgame (2019) as a Okoye

Danai Gurira Television Series

  • Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2004) as a Marei Rosa Rumbidzai
  • Life on Mars (2009) as a Angela
  • Law & Order (2009) as a Courtney Owens
  • American Experience (2010) as a Sarah Steward
  • Lie to Me (2010) as a Michelle Russo
  • Treme (2010–2011) as a Jill
  • The Walking Dead (2012–2020) as a Michonne
  • Robot Chicken (2017) as a Michonne (voice)
  • Americanah (2020)

Favorite Things

Dream Holiday Destination Not Known
Book Not Known
Favorite Food Not Known

Danai Gurira Net Worth:

She went through right around 7 years as one of the leads in one of the most mainstream TV programs in USA, The Walking Dead. Moreover, she is likewise probably the most extravagant individual in the show too. Her total assets is evaluated around $4 million starting at now and it would be expanded altogether in future.

Trivia: Important Facts about Danai Gurira

She was born in Grinell, USA and went through some piece of her youth in Harare, Zimbabwe.

At present, she lives in Los Angeles anyway frequently invests energy in New York City.

Her mom functioned as a college custodian while her dad was a science instructor.

She is conversant in four dialects, French, Shona, Xhosa her first language and English.

Regardless of living in USA, she built up Almasi Arts to support and proceed with expressions training in the nation.

Danai likewise turned into a significant piece of the reason in 2016 as she banded together with Johnson and Johnson to spread mindfulness in regards to HIV/AIDS.

In December 2018, she was named as an UN Women Goodwill Ambassador who battles for sexual orientation fairness and ladies’ privileges.