Zainab Jah

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Zainab Jah is an actress, known for False Positive (2020), Instinct (2018) and Blindspot (2015). See full bio »

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Known For

False Positive Actress
Instinct Rebreau
Blindspot President Botros
Homeland Aby Bah


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 2020 Seacole (filming)
Alice Grant
 2020 Farewell Amor
 2019 Deep State (TV Series)
Aminata Sissoko
- A Dead Man's Machine (2019) ... Aminata Sissoko
- Changes Upon Changes (2019) ... Aminata Sissoko
- Surrender (2019) ... Aminata Sissoko
- Tomorrow's Victory (2019) ... Aminata Sissoko
- Declaration of Independence (2019) ... Aminata Sissoko
 2018 Jazz in Wakanda (Short)
 2018 Instinct (TV Series)
- Bye Bye Birdie (2018) ... Rebreau
 2018 Blindspot (TV Series)
President Botros
- Defection (2018) ... President Botros
 2018 Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire (Video Game)
Lueva Alvari (voice)
 2017 Elementary (TV Series)
Female Crematory Worker
- High Heat (2017) ... Female Crematory Worker
 2016-2017 Homeland (TV Series)
Aby Bah
- Casus Belli (2017) ... Aby Bah
- A Flash of Light (2017) ... Aby Bah
- The Man in the Basement (2017) ... Aby Bah
- Fair Game (2016) ... Aby Bah
 2016 Buried Deep (Short)
 2016 New York, I Love You (Short)
 2015 Emily & Tim
Helayne Specter (segment 'Healing')
 2010 Harlem 125 (TV Series)
 2008 How to Make Afang Soup (Short)
 2007 The Summoning of Everyman
 2006 Naptime (TV Movie)
 2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Homeless Person
- Goliath (2005) ... Homeless Person
 2001 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
- Lost Causes (2001)
 2000 Dinner Rush
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(April 17 to May 13, 2012) She acted in Danai Gurira's play, "The Convert," in a co-production with McCarter Theatre Center and Goodman Theatre in a world premiere at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Cheryl Lynn Bruce and Pascale Armand in the cast. Emily Mann was director. Lap Chi Chu was lighting ... See more »

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She was awarded the 2012 Los Angeles Stage Alliance Ovation Award for Featured Actress in a Play for "The Convert" co-production with McCarter Theatre Center and Goodman Theatre at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Los Angeles, California.

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