First she’s a sword wielding baddie on The Walking Dead and then she's showing her unwavering strength as a Dora Milaje in Black Panther. Now actress, playwright, and activist Danai Gurira is in talks to star in the upcoming Godzilla vs. Kong as well as the next Star Trek film.
According to Deadline:
Hot off The Walking Dead and Black Panther, Danai Gurira is in early talks to star in Godzilla vs Kong, the fourth installment of the Legendary/Warner Bros. cinematic universe that Adam Wingard will direct for May 22, 2020 release. They are building out the cast, and Gurira will join Millie Bobby Brown, and Julian Dennison.
At the same time, sources said she is also circling the net Star Trek film at Paramount, the one that brought on S.J. Clarkson to become the first woman to helm a film in the vaunted Trek series. he directed the David Hare-scripted Collateral with Carey Mulligan starring for Netflix.
No solid confirmations as of yet, but just take our money now!