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6 Times 'Black Panther' Star Danai Gurira Was Our On-Screen Shero

Okoye (Danai Gurira)

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By Rachaell Davis · February 14, 2018

It’s no secret that the cast of Marvel’s highly-anticipated Black Panther film is overflowing with Black excellence and the phenomenal ladies of the movie are already raking in rave reviews for their individual and collective performances.

As we prepare to honor Black Panther star Danai Gurira at the 11th annual ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Awards, here’s a quick look at 6 times her on-screen performances have left us in awe.