Danai Gurira Biography

    Published On Mar 13, 2016
    Facts of Danai Gurira
    Date of Birth: 1978 , February-14
    Birth Nation: United States
    Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
    Name Danai Gurira
    Birth Name Danai Jekesai Gurira
    Father Roger Gurira
    Mother Josephine Gurira
    Nationality Zimbabwean Ameriacn
    Birth Place/City Grinnell, Iowa
    Profession Actress
    Net Worth $500 thousand
    Eye Color Black
    Hair Color Black
    Weight in KG 54 KG
    Boyfriend Matt Lucas
    Married Not Yet
    Education Macalester College Tisch School of the Arts
    Awards Satellite Award for Best Cast – Television Series (2012)
    Movies Grimsby
    TV Show The Walking Dead
    Ethnicity Black
    Body Measurements N/A
    Married to Daniel Moder (m. 2002), Lyle Lovett (m. 1993–1995)
    Children 3
    Nick Name Emma
    Religion Hinduism
    Working For Movies
    Famous for Lab Rats
    Affair with Andrew Garfield
    Divorce Yes
    Sisters Marybeth Cleveland
    Siblings Ryot Wilson, Liberty Wilson, Annachi Wilson
    Books Selp-Helf
    Online Presence Facebook,Wiki,Twitter,Instagram
    Face Color White
    Girlfriend N/A
    Music Group One Direction (Since 2010)
    Breast Size 32B
    Waist size 24
    Hip Size 33
    Shoe Size 8 US
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    Danai Gurira completed her high school from Dominican Convent High School before joining Macalester College in USA. She graduated from there with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology. She later earned her Master’s Degree in Fine Arts from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.

    Danai keeps her personal life away from media. There is no information about her affairs or boyfriend. She keeps her personal life so low profile that nothing can be sure whether she is married or even divorced. Hot and sexy, Danai, has the total net worth of 500 thousand dollars. She is earning huge sum of money but actual digits of her salary amount has not been disclosed yet.

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    Born in United States of America


    Danai is youngest daughter of Zimbabwean parents; Josephine Gurira and Roger Gurira and was born in Grinnell, Iowa, United States of America. She has three older siblings; Shingai and Choni are sisters and her brother Tare. She holds American citizenship.

    Her parents return Back to Zimbabwe


    Danai Parents came to America in 1964 from Southern Rhodesia. They lived in Grinnell. Iowa, United States until December 1983. The very time Zimbabwe got its independence, they flew back to Zimbabwe. Dianai Gurire was five years old at that time.

    Acted in The Visitor


    Danai Gurire acted in 2007 drama movie The Visitor as Zainab. This helps her to win Method Fest Film Festival for Best Supporting Actress and get nominations in Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Cast and Gotham Awards for Best Ensemble Cast.

    Acted in The Walking Dead


    Danai joined the cast of their horror-drama series The Walking Dead, the highest rated series in cable television history, from its third season. She is seen as Michonne and won Satellite Award for Best Cast – Television Series (2012). She is again nominated in NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (2016).