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Danai Gurira

Gurira at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con International
Born Danai Jekesai Gurira
(1978-02-14) February 14, 1978 (age 38)
Grinnell, Iowa, United States
Citizenship American
Alma mater Macalester College (B.A)
New York University (M.F.A.)
Occupation Actress, playwright, model
Years active 2004–present
Website danaigurira.com

A zombie apocalypse isn't the most jovial situation.
I always used to say hybrids would rule the world – people who have an understanding of many cultures and can relate to them with ease. And then along came Obama.
Danai Gurira
You Americans, you have no idea how much your stuff infiltrates the rest of the world!
Danai Gurira
You look at women like Lena Dunham, you look at how women are kind of crafting their own space on the screen. I want to add to that.
Danai Gurira
I don't care about the quality of the film as a whole, but I loved 'Salt.' I loved it!
Danai Gurira
I got an M.F.A. in acting from NYU, and part of our training is to learn how to use swords in combat situations in a performance and Shakespeare plays where you have to fight.
Danai Gurira
I create fictional narratives, but it's based on literal people.
I love writing for other actors, women of African descent and people who are generally underrepresented.
Danai Gurira
I've always been extremely physically active.
Back in the day, I used to read 'Archie,' but I haven't been a comic book aficionado.
Danai Gurira
I hate horror movies! I avoid them like the plague. I don't like getting scared.
Danai Gurira
I've always been attracted to action stuff.
Zimbabweans are so smart and witty and able to weave together tons of situations and experiences into terminologies that are just utterly original.
Danai Gurira
My artistic spirit is not nurtured by blogospheres.