Danai Gurira

Actress

Personal Info

  • Date of Birth: 14 February 1978
  • Place Of Birth:  Grinnell, Iowa, USA
  • Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)

Biography

Danai Gurira was born in Grinnell, Iowa to parents from Zimbabwe, when her father was teaching Chemistry at Grinnell College. When she was 5, the family moved back to Zimbabwe. Gurira studied social psychology at Macalaster College, and received an MFA from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. She is the co-author of the play, “In the Continuum”, with Nikkole Salter.

Filmography

Trailers & Videos

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Trailer: Mother of George

Actress

Trailer: Restless City

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