Danai Gurira on Women, Peace and Security – UN Security Council

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    Remarks by Danai Gurira, UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, on Women, Peace and Security, during the Security Council Open VTC. ———- Danai Gurira is an award-winning playwright and actor. Gurira was recently seen in Marvel’s blockbuster phenomenon “Black Panther” as General Okoye and reprised the role in the film “Avengers: Infinity War”. Both films are among the top highest grossing movies of all time. Gurira currently stars as Michonne on AMC’s “The Walking Dead” (NAACP Image Award nomination).Other select acting credits include the films “All Eyez on Me” (NAACP Image Award nomination), “The Visitor”, “Mother of George” and the NYS&F’s “Measure for Measure” (Equity Callaway Award.) Gurira is currently adapting Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s book Americanah into a miniseries. Learn More: https://www.unwomen.org/en/partnerships/goodwill-ambassadors/danai-gurira

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