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Danai Gurira’s Height, Weight, Body Measurements, Biography

Danai Gurira Height Weight Body Measurements


Danai Gurira has a hourglass shaped body. Below is all her body measurements including height, weight, shoe size, dress size, bra size and more!

Danai was born February 14, 1978 in Grinnell, Iowa into a family of a librarian and a lecturer. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Macalester College. After getting this college degree, Gurira decided to pursue a different career though and enrolled into an acting program at the New York University’s prestigious Tisch School of the Arts. This proved to be the right decision.

Body Measurements Statistics

All body measurements including for example shoe size, height and weight.

Height: 5’ 7” (170 cm)
Weight: 122 pounds (55 kg)
Body shape: Hourglass
Dress size: 6
Breasts-Waist-Hips: 35-25-36 inches (89-64-91 cm)
Shoe size: 8
Bra size: 34C
Cup size: C
Breast implants or natural?: Natural


“I was in a very multi-racial, multi-cultural schooling system. I had a really delightful childhood. I was a jock. I became a very competitive swimmer in Zimbabwe. I was a swimmer, a tennis player, a hockey player. Then, when I was 13, I joined a Children’s Performing Arts workshop in Zimbabwe.” (Danai Gurira)

“I work with writers whom I believe to be true storytellers. And because I’m a writer, I pay very keen attention to their vision. I find that so fueling creatively because, in telling those stories, you use everything you’ve got. You come away with battle scars. It’s gratifying and invigorating.” (Danai Gurira)

“You Americans, you have no idea how much your stuff infiltrates the rest of the world!” (Danai Gurira)

“Actors may not realize the extent of their own power. Acting is creation. It’s them bringing their own stuff, letting it marinate in their soul, in their creative engine.” (Danai Gurira)

“If a story is telling a truth, then why shouldn’t it affect everybody?” (Danai Gurira)