‘Black Panther’ And ‘The Walking Dead’ Star Danai Gurira Lands Play At London’s Young Vic Theater

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Black Panther and The Walking Dead star Danai Gurira is to bring her stage play The Convert, about a girl who converts to Catholicism in 1890s Rhodesia, Africa, to London’s Young Vic theater in December. Kwame Kwei-Armah, the theater’s new artistic director, this morning revealed the drama to be among his debut season, calling it a “modern classic… ripe for interpretation.” The play, which was first staged as a co-production between the Goodman Theatre in Chicago and the…