Welcome to Loving Danai Gurira, a fansite dedicated to the talented actress and playwright Danai Gurira! You may know her from her iconic roles as Michonne on The Walking Dead and as Okoye in Marvel superhero movies like Black Panther and Avengers: Endgame. As a fan, my goal is to support Danai while providing a resource and a community for other fans. Before you go, make sure you check out the photo gallery, currently featuring over 15,000 photos. Thanks so much for stopping by!

‘Black Panther’ wins at the 2019 Screen Actors Guild Awards (Pictures + Videos)

Congrats to the cast of Black Panther on their win for best Cast in a Motion Picture! I’ve added lots of photos from the event to the gallery. You can watch some videos below.

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‘The Walking Dead’ donates artifacts to the Smithsonian

Today Danai attended an event as The Walking Dead donated artifacts to the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C. She was joined by Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Lennie James, and Scott Gimple. I’ve got some pictures in the gallery, a few videos and pictures from social media below. I’ll add more to this post as I find it!

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News: Danai Gurira joins ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

Danai Gurira joins Infinity War

Exciting news! Deadline is reporting that Danai has been added to the cast of Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War!

This news comes just a few days after Marvel released the first Black Panther trailer (which received a whopping total of 89 million views in 24 hours).

Although no official information about her role in Infinity War has been released, it is expected that she will bring her Black Panther character Okoye, fierce warrior and leader of the Dora Milaje, to the upcoming Avengers sequel. Avengers: Infinity War is currently filming and is set to hit theaters on May 4, 2018.

I am SO proud of Danai and I can’t wait to see her kick some ass in both films!

Danai Gurira wraps filming for ‘Black Panther’!

Danai posted on social media today that she wrapped filming for Black Panther yesterday!