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!

Awards & Nominations

Danai has been nominated for several awards over the years. It’s so wonderful to see her be recognized for her talent as an actress and playwright. Here’s a listing of her awards and nominations by year. The trophy indicates a win for that nomination. If I missed something or if this page needs corrections, please let me know!

Year Award Result
2016 Tony Award for Best Play, Eclipsed Nominated
2016 Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television, The Walking Dead
2016 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, The Walking Dead Nominated
2013 Black Reel Award for Best Actress, Mother of George
2013 Black Reel Award for Best Breakthrough Performance, Mother of George Nominated
2013 American Black Film Festival – Best Actress, Mother of George Nominated
2012 Satellite Award for Best Cast – Television Series, The Walking Dead
2007 Method Fest Film Festival for Best Supporting Actress, The Visitor
2007 Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Cast, The Visitor Nominated
2007 Gotham Awards for Best Ensemble Cast, The Visitor Nominated

Source: Wikipedia