Danai Gurira And Forest Whitaker To Feature In ED Film

The producer of an upcoming documentary, ” The Rise of Emmerson Mnangagwa” has revealed that Zimbabwe-born United States-based actress Danai Gurira and American actor Forest Whitaker feature in the documentary. Tatenda Gate the producer of the film disclosed that the film is now on its pre-production and will be shot in Zimbabwe beginning of next […]

Danai Gurira Gets A NAMA Award

Zimbabwean Actress who is based in the United States of America Danai Gurira last night won a NAMA Award for best artist in the diaspora during the 18th Edition of the NAMA Award. She has featured in many American movies such as the ” Walking Dead, Black Panther, Avengers: Endgame” and many others. She is […]

Marvel Includes Danai Gurira’s Name On Avengers: Endgame Poster Following Outrage

Marvel has included Black Panther star Danai Gurira’s name on the top of the Avengers: Endgame poster. This followed outrage on social media after the studio’s decision to make the Zimbabwean-American actress the only character to appear on the poster but not have her name above it. Said Marvel: ShareWhatsAppFacebookTwitter

WATCH: Zimbabwean Hollywood Actress Danai Gurira Talks About Being Superhero

In an interview with CNet, famous Zimbabwean Hollywood actress Danai Gurira, speaks about her role in the blockbuster Black Panther and the popular ABC series Walking Dead. In a wide-ranging interview, Gurira also talks about growing up in Zimbabwe, the role of Michonne in the Walking Dead, how she is impacting the lives of young […]

Danai Gurira Appointed United Nations Women Goodwill Ambassador

Zimbabwean actress, Danai Gurira, was on Sunday appointed United Nations (UN) Women Goodwill Ambassador. The Walking Dead actress took to Twitter to share the news. Said Gurira: I’m excited to announce today that I’m joining forces with UN Women as Goodwill Ambassador to help continue in the fight for gender equality and women’s rights. More: […]

Danai Gurira Ropes In Blank Panther Co-Star In Her Play

Zimbabwean Born and American based Movie star, Danai Gurira has roped in Letitia Wright her Play called The Convert. Wright and Gurira shared the stage in the famous Blank Panther movie. Wright plays Jekesai/Ester, a Shona-speaking girl rescued from a forced marriage by a black Catholic teacher who biblically rechristens her Ester. The Convert has been performed in […]

Danai Gurira to star in Marvel movie: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’

Zimbabwean-American actress Danai Gurira will star in Marvel movie Avengers: Infinity War which is expected to be released on 25 April 2018. Her role has not been revealed yet but it is suspected that she will play Black Panther character Okoye, one of the ferocious female warriors who watch over the royal family. Gurira made […]

Video: Danai Gurira plays Tupac’s mother in the biographical movie “All Eyez on Me”

Danai Jekesai Gurira a Zimbabwean American actress, plays the role of Afeni Shakur mother to slain rap artist Tupac Shakur. Gurira is perhaps best known for her role as Michonne on The Walking Dead. Watch the trailer below More: Youtube ShareWhatsAppFacebookTwitter

Danai Gurira campaigns for Hillary Clinton

On Tuesday, television star and Tony-nominated playwright Danai Gurira was in Orlando to campaign for Democratic Presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton. After describing her family’s journey to the United States from Zimbabwe, which included, her father overcoming a language barrier to become a chemist, she emphasized the importance of immigrants coming to America as the reason […]

Gurira Claims Her Visit To Zimbabwe Changed Her Perception About Identity

Hollyhood based Zimbabwean actress Danai Gurira has said that she now realises how much African and Zimbabwean she is. Gurira who won an award for her role in Black Panther said: When I came back to America, that’s when I realized how Zimbabwean and African I was. I am definitely a strong meshing of both […]

Gurira Wins Award For Black Panther Role

The Zimbabwean Hollywood based actor, Danai Gurira, has won an Outstanding Supporting Actress award for her role in Black Panther at the 50th NAACP Image Awards. The winners were announced on the 30th of March during the live broadcast on TV One from The Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.   The 41 year old Gurira received the […]

How Media Reforms Can Help Turn Zimbabwe’s Economy Around – Hopewell Chin’ono

In an opinion piece posted today on Nehanda Radio, prominent journalist, Hopewell Chin’ono writes about how media reforms can help turn the Zimbabwe economy around. The article itself is political reforms and the writer ties the media reforms into this wider subject. An excerpt: Imagine what it would do to our economy and international relations […]

22 TV Personalities And Actors Flying Zimbabwe’s Flag High Internationally

22. Alois Moyo Alois In A Zimbabwean actor who lives in German. He is the co-founder of Amakhosi Township Square Culture Center. Alois acted in Iron Sky (2012), Rush (2010) The Power of One (1992), Blindgänger, Der Bestatter, Heiter bis tödlich – Fuchs und Gans. He has been in the Industry for close to 3 […]

100 Most Influential Africans, Bottom 60 So Far – The All Africa Report

Beginning this year, The All Africa Report embarked on an exciting project of ranking the 100 most influential Africans. According to the publication: The Africa Report’s inaugural ranking of the top Africans who control the levers of power across politics, business and the arts: from billionaire barons to unpredictable peacemakers and soft-power superstars The All […]

Jah Prayzah, Mtukudzi, NewsBae Appointed Parks Anti-Poaching Ambassadors

Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority (ZimParks) has recruited Jah Prayzah, Selmor Mtukudzi, and Rumbidzayi Takawira (popularly knowns as NewsBae) to be ambassadors for its anti-poaching campaign. Zimparks has said that the local ambassadors would also hopefully attract local tourists to Zimbabwe’s destinations. Newsbae commented on the development: I believe it is our mandate to […]

Sam Levy’s Avengers Endgame Movie Tickets Sold Out

As on April 4, Sterkinekor Sam Levy’s had run out of tickets to the Avengers Endgame movie. SK105 is 45% sold and SK Bulawayo is 42% sold. Tickets ran out less than 24 hours after the announcement of prices. The 2019’s most anticipated movie features Zimbabwean actress Danai Gurira. Avengers Endgame will be premiering on Thursday […]

Chamisa Becomes The Most Followed Zimbabwean Politician On Twitter

MDC president Nelson Chamisa is the most followed Zimbabwean politician on Twitter. Chamisa reportedly overtook Jonathan Moyo on New Year’s day even though he has fewer tweets than the latter. At 8pm, 1 January 2019, Chamisa had 412 514 followers, Jonathan Moyo had 412 452, and President Emmerson Mnangagwa had 286 435 followers. However, Chamisa […]

Full List Of 2018 National Arts Merit Awards (NAMA) Nominees

Full List of Nominees: SPOKEN WORD AWARDS Outstanding Poet Mercy Dhliwayo               –              aka Extreme Sanity Likhwa Ncube                    –              aka  Likhwa okaNcube Beloved Maridzanere    –              aka Beloved Poet Special Mention Tanaka Tshuma aka ECTS Outstanding Comedian Sharon Chideu                                  –              aka Magi Dumisani H. Ndlovu        –              aka Maforty-forty Learnmore Mwanyenyeka          –              aka […]