The former Walking Dead and Black Panther actress and writer has sported all sorts of natural and protective styles on red carpets, but there aren’t many that frame her face as well as this fade on the star. She kept her hair very low for years after an exhilarating work experience.
“One day I had to wear a wig cap, and I said, ‘That kind of works,” she said. “As soon as I could, I cut it all off, and I haven’t looked back since.”
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – JANUARY 11: Actress Danai Gurira attends the 13th Annual AFI Awards at Four Seasons Los Angeles at Beverly Hills on January 11, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)